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Foam Polishing Pads

Foam Polishing Pads

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Foam Polishing Pads Large, 5-1/2" dia.

Large, 5-1/2" dia.

Item # 3414
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$19.20

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Foam Polishing Pads Small, 3" dia.

Small, 3" dia.

Item # 3410
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$14.42

2 or more $12.98
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Foam Polishing Pads Hourglass, 3" dia.

Hourglass, 3" dia.

Item # 3409
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$14.42

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Foam Polishing Pads Cone, 3-1/8" dia.

Cone, 3-1/8" dia.

Item # 3411
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$14.42

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Foam Polishing Pads, All 4 sizes

All 4 sizes

Item # 3420
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List Price $62.46
Your Price $57.46

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Foam Polishing Pads

About This Item

High gloss finishes with your hand drill!
Shaped pads are great for guitar body contours. No swirl marks!

Your finishes can have a professional look when you use these fiber-free foam buffing pads. They're perfect for applying polishing compounds with your power buffer or variable-speed hand drill.

Foam polishing pads are perfect for applying polishing compounds, like our ColorTone Polishing Compounds. The gentle polishing action helps avoid swirl marks, fine scratches and burn-through, leaving a beautiful mirror-gloss surface.

For the small shop or casual builder, this is a great way to get factory-quality finishes without tedious hand polishing or expensive buffing equipment. Larger well-equipped shops find foam pads handy for getting into tight areas for fast spot refinishing, too. Each pad has a 1/4" arbor—you can use it in a drill press or variable-speed hand drill.

"Hourglass and cone-shaped pads are great for getting into guitar cutaways and hard-to-reach contours. I find a use for them all!"
—Erick Coleman, guitar repairman and StewMac tech advisor

Important: A separate pad should be used for each grade of polishing compound, to avoid adding scratches to the finish. Apply the compounds in sequence, from coarse to fine grades.

Colors may vary.



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Video

Trade Secrets!

Trade Secrets!

Using a foam buffer in a hand drill on Junior Brown Guit-Steels®

When a pedestal buffer can't accommodate the shape of Junior Brown's famous Guit-Steels, Michael Stevens finds that a simple foam buffer does a great job!

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5.0

I'm so glad I bought these

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Verified Buyer


They made buffing a snap! I really wanted to avoid spending the money on these, but the turned an hours long buffing process into a really fun and quick process with immediate and gratifying results. Thanks StewMac!

3.0

Work good but do not hold up

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Verified Buyer


These foam pads to a nice job but do not hold up very well and will have to br replaced too quickly for the price.

5.0

Perfect for first timer

By

Verified Buyer


First time building/finishing guitar. Made the final touches much easier. Buying three at a time gave me one for each grit of polish. Worked well with a cordless drill, easy to control. Bought large, small, cone and concave versions, each had its own nitch with polishing the SG guitar kit. Will buy again!!

5.0

Another great purchase

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Verified Buyer


I have been purchasing various items from StewMac for the last two or three years. I have been very pleased with each shipment. This item for finishing is a great tool to add to anyone’s finishing tools.

5.0

Game Changer!

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Verified Buyer


If you don't have these, get them now!

5.0

perfect for the job

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Verified Buyer


work well will my cordless drill

5.0

Great, not only for guitars.

By

Verified Buyer


Works exactly as advertised.

4.0

Polishing pads

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Verified Buyer


Ordered these pads for polishing a guitar I was building that was going to be painted under clear coat. These pads worked pretty well, but another system I have was better and I finished the guitar with that polisher. I guess if you don't have another polisher, these may be better than nothing.

5.0

Just what I needed

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Verified Buyer


I was putting a finish on a bare Telecaster body and these made all the difference in the final finish quality.

5.0

Easy to use

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Verified Buyer


great way to quickly get your shine back

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