This Makita 6 Inch Hook & Loop Rubber Backing Plate is a genuine replacement part for the backup pad included with the Makita BO6040 Polisher. This soft backing plate is for general purposes, including buffing and polishing.
The Makita 6 Inch BO6040 Hook & Loop Rubber Backing Plate is made with a hard plastic, vented plate secured to a thick foam pad to reduce heat transfer. The dense foam has hook and loop fasteners to hold the pad of your choice in place on the polisher.
This backing plate is specially designed to operate in both the forced rotation mode and random orbital mode of the Makita BO6040 Orbital Polisher.