GEM Orbital polisher and sander - 11-inch polishing machine

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Introducing the GEM Orbital Polisher and Sander

The GEM Orbital Polisher works great for polishing solid surfaces or wood, and is commonly used as a table top sander. So this strong, multi-use tool can sand large areas and work as an orbital polishing machine. Therefore, at 18 pounds with a huge 11-inch pad, it'll make your work easier and more productive.

Why Choose the GEM Orbital Polisher?

The name 'GEM' is from the manufacturer, Gem Industries.

The GEM 11-Inch Orbital Sander & Polisher filled a need for a tool you can use for both polishing and sanding professionally. So that makes it ideal for large jobs like table tops or solid surfaces. Its orbital action avoids the swirl marks you often see with other orbital polishing machines.

Exceptional Design and Construction

The GEM Orbital Polisher was designed by industry leaders who they know what, it takes to sand or polish a large surface. So who better to ask?

The machine is well balanced and smooth, with a counterweight system making it comfortable to use. Moreover, it is built to last because there are no gears, armature winding, or carbon brushes to wear out, thanks to a heavy-duty capacitor motor.

Key Features:

  • Heavy-duty construction and comfortable design
  • Unique orbital action for swirl-free finishes
  • Smooth and hand-polish action at 1700 orbits per minute
  • Optional dust shroud for effective dust collection

GEM Orbital Polisher Specifications:

  • Weight: 18 lbs.
  • Height: 10 inches
  • Power: 2.3 Amps, 110v
  • Speed: 1,700 RPM
  • Motor housing: Solid aluminum

Using an orbital sander & polisher for DIY to Industrial use

The GEM 11-inch Orbital Sander & Polisher is built to sand, polish and flatten large areas fast. So that makes it ideal for both professionals and DIY enthusiasts. Enjoy professional finish quality on just about any material you could sand or polish.

FAQs about the GEM Orbital Polisher

What Sets the GEM polisher Apart?

It does the hard work for you at 18lb with an 11-inch diameter pad. So it's easy to use, even if you're not polishing a huge slab and the results are outstanding.

How Effective Is the Dust Collection?

With a typical shop vac, it'll easily pick up all the dust it makes. That's because the bristles effectively keep the dust where the suction is. You can buy the version with the dust shroud installed HERE.

How much Heavy Use can it take in an industrial setting?

One look and you can tell this machine is old-school. So it is intentionally simple and functional, that way there's very little that can fail over time!

What if I use different wood species or other materials?

Your GEM Sander will deliver superb results on any material. So use it as a table top sander today and polish a granite counter top immediately after. Either way, you can expect professional-grade results either way.

Are there any accessories for it?

The GEM Orbital sander and polisher comes with a 'Hookit' fastening system (hook and loop). So it works with any pad or disk with a hook and loop type backing. Furthermore, with the Hookit backing you can use both sides of any scotch pad type material effectively, because it adheres well. Therefore we offer a variety of 11-inch diameter sanding and polishing supplies for this machine, right HERE.

Does it come with some kind of warranty?

You get a basic one-year warranty on the motor and a 90-day warranty on parts for peace of mind.

Can I use it on other materials like epoxy for example?

The 11-inch orbital polisher and sander is just an all round workhorse you can use on almost any surface material. Typically, it's used on solid surfaces or large table top slabs. However, it's just as usefull on epoxy river tables, concrete or anything else you need to sand or polish. We also offer compounds and supplies for solid surface polishing to get the most out of your machine.

Do I need experience to use it?

The GEM Orbital Polisher is user-friendly with easily adaptable features, suitable for anyone.

Do I need the dust shroud?

Choosing between models with or without a dust shroud depends on your specific needs, with both options available for convenience. If you need a polisher you might occasionally use for sanding, this is your best option. However, if you mostly sand, buy the dust shroud version that comes with the shroud already attached.

In Conclusion

Whether you need a polisher or a sander, you cant go wrong with the GEM 11-Inch Orbital Sander & Polisher. In terms of time saving alone, it's a game changer.

Buy yours TODAY!