Model # BO6040

Internet #203162047

Store SO SKU #1000668046

Makita 6.6 Amp 6 in. Random Orbital Sander with Variable Speed and Case

Discontinued Makita

6.6 Amp 6 in. Random Orbital Sander with Variable Speed and Case

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Product Overview

The BO6040 variable speed random orbit sander from Makita has a two-mode switch for random orbit action (finish sanding) and random orbit with forced rotation (aggressive sanding and polishing). Its superior engineering and design reduce vibration by 20%. This model offers a variable speed control dial (1,600-5,800 OPM; 180-670 rpm) for various applications. The compact tool height of just 5-3/16 in. increases efficiency and maneuverability and the small diameter barrel grip gives you optimum comfort and control. The BO6040 uses convenient hook-and-loop abrasive sanding discs and accessories.

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  • 2-mode switch for "random orbit" action (finish sanding) and "random orbit with forced rotation" action (aggressive sanding and polishing)
  • Superior engineering and design reduces vibration by 20% and noise levels almost 2 to 1 over the competition
  • Variable speed control dial (1,600 - 5,800 OPM) to match the speed to the application
  • Compact tool height (5-3/16 in.) increases efficiency and maneuverability
  • 1/8 in. orbit diameter provides a swirl-free finish
  • Small diameter barrel grip for optimum comfort and control
  • Efficient through-the-pad dust collection system with built-in dust port for a cleaner work environment
  • Optional side handle for added comfort and leverage (153489-2)
  • Uses quick-change 6 in. hook-and-loop abrasive paper
  • Less weight (only 6.2 lbs.)
  • 1-year warranty
  • Includes: abrasive disc, 120-grit (794610-0), hex wrench 5 (783203-8), wrench holder (410047-0), rubber pad (193286-4), tool case (824591-5)
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Customer Questions & Answers

need to buy 6" backing pad for BO6040

I don't see it listed
Asked by: Blisstaa
We offer two different 6 in. backing pads (A-91207 for General Purpose or A-911998 for flat sanding) for the Makita 6.6-Amp 6 in. Random Orbit Sander with Variable Speed (BO6040).
Answered by: MakitaTeam
Date published: 2015-12-12
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Customer Reviews

6.6 Amp 6 in. Random Orbital Sander with Variable Speed and Case is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent tool, but little expensive. Polisher works really well. It saves time and I end up with a better job.
Date published: 2014-01-21
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