Internet #207100668

Model # BO6050J

0088381804585

Makita

6.6 Amp 6 in. Random Orbital Sander with Variable Speed

  • Variable speed control dial to match the speed to the application
  • Ergonomically designed barrel grip and side handle
  • Fine or fast finish with 2-mode selection
$ 319 00
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Product Overview

  • Variable speed control dial to match the speed to the application
  • Ergonomically designed barrel grip and side handle
  • Fine or fast finish with 2-mode selection
The 6 in. Random Orbit Sander (model BO6050J) with variable speed has a 2-mode switch for random orbit action (finish sanding and buffing) and random orbit with forced rotation (aggressive sanding and polishing) providing leading wood sanding performance in Douglas-Fir and SPF. This model offers a variable speed control dial with an increased range of random orbits (1,600 - 6,800 OPM) and sanding strokes (3,200 - 13,600) allowing you to match the speed to the application. The compact tool height, 5-3/4 in. and reduced weight, 5.7 lbs., increases efficiency and maneuverability, while the ergonomically designed barrel grip delivers optimum comfort and control. Engineered with a "tool-less" pad change system, the BO6050J uses convenient hook-and-loop abrasive sanding paper and accessories enabling a fast and efficient workflow.
  • Convenient 2-mode switch for "random orbit" and "random orbit with forced rotation" action
  • Variable speed control dial (1,600 OPM - 6,800 OPM) to match the speed to the application
  • Ergonomically designed barrel grip and side handle for increased comfort
  • 7/32 in. orbit diameter provides a swirl-free finish
  • "Tool-less" backing pad change enables quick pad change to meet application
  • Efficient through-the-pad dust collection system with built-in dust port for a cleaner work environment
  • Lock-on slide trigger switch for added convenience of continuous operation
  • Uses quick-change 6 in. hook-and-loop abrasive discs for fast and easy installation
  • Removable pad protector protects work surface and backing pad
  • Smooth soft start operation
  • "Tool-less" dust extraction channel attachment
  • Connectable to Makita vacuum cleaners
  • Compact tool height (5-3/4 in.) increases efficiency and maneuverability
  • Weighs only 5.7 lbs.
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Product Overview

  • Variable speed control dial to match the speed to the application
  • Ergonomically designed barrel grip and side handle
  • Fine or fast finish with 2-mode selection
Model #: BO6050J
Internet #: 207100668

The 6 in. Random Orbit Sander (model BO6050J) with variable speed has a 2-mode switch for random orbit action (finish sanding and buffing) and random orbit with forced rotation (aggressive sanding and polishing) providing leading wood sanding performance in Douglas-Fir and SPF. This model offers a variable speed control dial with an increased range of random orbits (1,600 - 6,800 OPM) and sanding strokes (3,200 - 13,600) allowing you to match the speed to the application. The compact tool height, 5-3/4 in. and reduced weight, 5.7 lbs., increases efficiency and maneuverability, while the ergonomically designed barrel grip delivers optimum comfort and control. Engineered with a "tool-less" pad change system, the BO6050J uses convenient hook-and-loop abrasive sanding paper and accessories enabling a fast and efficient workflow.

  • Convenient 2-mode switch for "random orbit" and "random orbit with forced rotation" action
  • Variable speed control dial (1,600 OPM - 6,800 OPM) to match the speed to the application
  • Ergonomically designed barrel grip and side handle for increased comfort
  • 7/32 in. orbit diameter provides a swirl-free finish
  • "Tool-less" backing pad change enables quick pad change to meet application
  • Efficient through-the-pad dust collection system with built-in dust port for a cleaner work environment
  • Lock-on slide trigger switch for added convenience of continuous operation
  • Uses quick-change 6 in. hook-and-loop abrasive discs for fast and easy installation
  • Removable pad protector protects work surface and backing pad
  • Smooth soft start operation
  • "Tool-less" dust extraction channel attachment
  • Connectable to Makita vacuum cleaners
  • Compact tool height (5-3/4 in.) increases efficiency and maneuverability
  • Weighs only 5.7 lbs.
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

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Key Features

Product Overview
Key Features
  • Variable speed control dial to match the speed to the application
  • Ergonomically designed barrel grip and side handle
  • Fine or fast finish with 2-mode selection
The 6 in. Random Orbit Sander (model BO6050J) with variable speed has a 2-mode switch for random orbit action (finish sanding and buffing) and random orbit with forced rotation (aggressive sanding and polishing) providing leading wood sanding performance in Douglas-Fir and SPF. This model offers a variable speed control dial with an increased range of random orbits (1,600 - 6,800 OPM) and sanding strokes (3,200 - 13,600) allowing you to match the speed to the application. The compact tool height, 5-3/4 in. and reduced weight, 5.7 lbs., increases efficiency and maneuverability, while the ergonomically designed barrel grip delivers optimum comfort and control. Engineered with a "tool-less" pad change system, the BO6050J uses convenient hook-and-loop abrasive sanding paper and accessories enabling a fast and efficient workflow.
  • Convenient 2-mode switch for "random orbit" and "random orbit with forced rotation" action
  • Variable speed control dial (1,600 OPM - 6,800 OPM) to match the speed to the application
  • Ergonomically designed barrel grip and side handle for increased comfort
  • 7/32 in. orbit diameter provides a swirl-free finish
  • "Tool-less" backing pad change enables quick pad change to meet application
  • Efficient through-the-pad dust collection system with built-in dust port for a cleaner work environment
  • Lock-on slide trigger switch for added convenience of continuous operation
  • Uses quick-change 6 in. hook-and-loop abrasive discs for fast and easy installation
  • Removable pad protector protects work surface and backing pad
  • Smooth soft start operation
  • "Tool-less" dust extraction channel attachment
  • Connectable to Makita vacuum cleaners
  • Compact tool height (5-3/4 in.) increases efficiency and maneuverability
  • Weighs only 5.7 lbs.
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Product Overview

  • Variable speed control dial to match the speed to the application
  • Ergonomically designed barrel grip and side handle
  • Fine or fast finish with 2-mode selection
Model #: BO6050J
Internet #: 207100668

The 6 in. Random Orbit Sander (model BO6050J) with variable speed has a 2-mode switch for random orbit action (finish sanding and buffing) and random orbit with forced rotation (aggressive sanding and polishing) providing leading wood sanding performance in Douglas-Fir and SPF. This model offers a variable speed control dial with an increased range of random orbits (1,600 - 6,800 OPM) and sanding strokes (3,200 - 13,600) allowing you to match the speed to the application. The compact tool height, 5-3/4 in. and reduced weight, 5.7 lbs., increases efficiency and maneuverability, while the ergonomically designed barrel grip delivers optimum comfort and control. Engineered with a "tool-less" pad change system, the BO6050J uses convenient hook-and-loop abrasive sanding paper and accessories enabling a fast and efficient workflow.

  • Convenient 2-mode switch for "random orbit" and "random orbit with forced rotation" action
  • Variable speed control dial (1,600 OPM - 6,800 OPM) to match the speed to the application
  • Ergonomically designed barrel grip and side handle for increased comfort
  • 7/32 in. orbit diameter provides a swirl-free finish
  • "Tool-less" backing pad change enables quick pad change to meet application
  • Efficient through-the-pad dust collection system with built-in dust port for a cleaner work environment
  • Lock-on slide trigger switch for added convenience of continuous operation
  • Uses quick-change 6 in. hook-and-loop abrasive discs for fast and easy installation
  • Removable pad protector protects work surface and backing pad
  • Smooth soft start operation
  • "Tool-less" dust extraction channel attachment
  • Connectable to Makita vacuum cleaners
  • Compact tool height (5-3/4 in.) increases efficiency and maneuverability
  • Weighs only 5.7 lbs.
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Info & Guides

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Price
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Ratings (220) (59) (65) (12)
Dust collection type Bag None Port None
Power Tool Features Variable Speed Random Orbit,Second Handle Included,Variable Speed Lock On Switch,Variable Speed Case Included,Lock On Switch,No Tool Disc/Pad Change,Random Orbit,Second Handle Included,Variable Speed
Cordless/ Corded Corded Corded Corded Corded
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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
12
Product Height (in.)
9.2
Product Width (in.)
16

Details

Amperage (amps)
6.6
Bench & Stationary Tool Type
Disc Sander
Color Family
Teal
Condition
New
Cord Length (ft.)
8.2
Corded Tool Type
Disc Sander
Cordless/ Corded
Corded
Dust collection type
None
Maximum Speed (rpm)
6800
Power Tool Features
Case Included,Lock On Switch,No Tool Disc/Pad Change,Random Orbit,Second Handle Included,Variable Speed
Product Weight (lb.)
12.4lb
Random orbit
Yes
Returnable
90-Day
Tools Product Type
Power Tool
Variable Speed
Yes

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
1-year warranty

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
12
Product Height (in.)
9.2
Product Width (in.)
16

Details

Amperage (amps)
6.6
Bench & Stationary Tool Type
Disc Sander
Color Family
Teal
Condition
New
Cord Length (ft.)
8.2
Corded Tool Type
Disc Sander
Cordless/ Corded
Corded
Dust collection type
None
Maximum Speed (rpm)
6800
Power Tool Features
Case Included,Lock On Switch,No Tool Disc/Pad Change,Random Orbit,Second Handle Included,Variable Speed
Product Weight (lb.)
12.4lb
Random orbit
Yes
Returnable
90-Day
Tools Product Type
Power Tool
Variable Speed
Yes

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
1-year warranty

Questions & Answers

Is this good for auto detailing or should I go with the 5 in

Asked by: Lex
Thank you for your question. The BO6050J 6" Random Orbit Sander is an excellent tool for auto detailing jobs with a 7/32" orbit diameter to provide a swirl-free finish.
Answered by: MakitaTeam
Date published: 2017-09-18

Where can i purchase replacement pads.

Asked by: ELMco
Thank you for your question. We recommend you contact your local Makita distributor. You can find your local Makita distributor by calling 1-(800)4-MAKITA, or at the “Services” link at www.makitatools.com.
Answered by: MakitaTeam
Date published: 2017-01-04
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Customer Reviews

6.6 Amp 6 in. Random Orbital Sander with Variable Speed is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 12.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Sander works great but I can't find a vacuum hose... Sander works great but I can't find a vacuum hose that fits properly anywhere.
Date published: 2019-02-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Strong, minimal dust, only issue is latches in case are... Strong, minimal dust, only issue is latches in case are tricky.
Date published: 2019-02-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Initial thoughts Have very limited use so far, but the feel,power, and low decibels are impressive.
Date published: 2016-11-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Plenty of power and works well.... Plenty of power and works well.
Date published: 2018-10-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sanded the entire house to get ready for paint,... Sanded the entire house to get ready for paint, and this sander worked great. It is a little heavy, but manageable
Date published: 2018-07-10
Rated 1 out of 5 by from I chose to spend about $40 more for this sander... I chose to spend about $40 more for this sander than the initial sander I researched and decided on. Then I noticed this sander advertised a 50’ cord; that was a huge draw and the deciding factor to purchase this sander. The cord is a standard eight feet long.
Date published: 2018-03-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The sander was a good tool but not the right... The sander was a good tool but not the right one for the job. I returned it.
Date published: 2018-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works great, worth every penny!... Works great, worth every penny!
Date published: 2018-04-03
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