12 Brand New RUPES Products launching at the SEMA Show 2022 are in stock and ready to ship from The Clean Garage!
The releases we are most excited about at The Clean Garage are the brand new RUPES iBird Cordless Tools, featuring new 18v Lithium Ion Batteries.
We have complete details on both products below, but here are some quick details:
- The HLR75 is a Cordless 3" Random Orbital DA Polisher with a 12mm Orbit.
- The HSR73 is a Cordless 5" Random Orbital DA Sander with a Self Extraction System
Some important notes on the new batteries and power cord options:
- The new generation of iBrid tools utilize as 18v 2.5AH battery. The batteries, charger and power adapter from the iBrid Nano tools CAN NOT be used with these new tools.
- The new generation iBrid Sanders utilize the same 18v 2.5AH battery as the HLR75 Polisher and CAN be interchanged.
- There is currently not a power cord adapter available for these 18v tools, but RUPES will be releasing one in the future.
HLR75 Polisher Details and Configurations:
The Clean Garage currently has 3 configurations available to order this brand new tool. TCG and RUPES will be offering more kits in the future when the power cord adapters are released. The adapters will also be available for purchase on their own for anyone who buys a kit now and would like to add it on when available
- HLR75 Starter Kit with 2 Batteries and Charger
- TCG Kit 1 with 2 Batteries Charger and 5 Pads
- RUPES HLR75 BETA Launch Kit with Systainer Case
The new RUPES BIGFOOT HLR75 iBRID MINI POLISHER represents the evolution of RUPES tools with iBrid dual-power technology. Ideally suited for polishing applications in curves, contours, and compact spaces, the HLR75 iBrid Mini features a 12mm orbit and Ø75mm (3-inch) backing plate for maneuverability and precise control.
The RUPES Patented iBrid Technology concept, first featured on the BigFoot iBrid Nano family of tools, increases process efficiency, and optimizes the user experience by giving technicians the option to choose the power platform that best suits the specific situation or application. Use battery power for cordless operation or insert the iBrid Power Adapter and run continuously on corded power. The output and performance of the iBrid Mini is identical regardless of power choice thanks to a specialized motor platform designed, developed, and manufactured in-house by RUPES.
The HLR75 features a revolutionary design for the polishing world unlike any polishing tool seen before. Ergonomics have been optimized by reimaging polisher design. The BigFoot HLR75 iBrid Mini Polisher is extremely comfortable and easy to use in a variety of grip and hand positions. The unique design provides incredible maneuverability and balance to guarantee precise and efficient polishing results while minimizing operator fatigue.
HSR73 Sander Details and Configurations:
- HSR73 Starter Kit with 2 Batteries Charger and Filter
- RUPES HSR73 BETA Launch Kit with Systainer Case
The HSR73 Random Orbital Mini Sander with iBrid Technology is ideal for the sanding of wood, composite, plaster and other surfaces in virtually any industry, including the car body shop. This Mini Sander features a Ø 125 mm rounded multihole backing pad for maximum vacuum efficiency. The random orbital movement provides a more energy efficient solution, increased performance, a finer finish and time saving, compared to traditional sanders.
The innovative iBrid Technology, first featured on the BigFoot iBrid Nano family of tools and the HLR75 iBrid Mini polisher, allows the operator to choose the power platform that best suits the specific situation or application. Use battery power for cordless operation or insert the iBrid Power Adapter and run continuously on corded power. Performance is identical regardless of power source.
The HSR73 also features a self-extraction system that enable to use the tool without an external extraction unit by connecting the patented RUPES GREEN TECH filter, giving the operator unmatched incredible maneuverability and balance to guarantee precise and efficient sanding results.
The throttle lever with variable speed provides precision control of tool operation, while the speed control dial guarantees five working speed for versatility and soft start. Optimized ergonomics, compact design and modern lines make this tool very comfortable and easy to use in a variety of grip and hand positions.
The next new release is RUPES UNO Advanced
Recommended for Dual Action Polishers and Rotary Polishers: UNO ADVANCED is the next step in the evolution of ultra-finishing products. the proprietary formula developed, blended, and packaged completely in-house by RUPES features the latest in micro-abrasive technology blended with advanced nano- protection. UNO ADVANCED is designed to remove minor imperfections from a variety of surfaces while depositing an extremely durable layer of up to 12 months protection against bonded environmental contamination and dirt, providing incredibly easy cleaning and maintenance for exterior surfaces. UNO ADVANCED can be used as a stand-alone solution for light correction and protection in just one step, or as a second step after more aggressive compounding. In either application, the surface will be left noticeably glossier and slick to the touch. UNO ADVANCED is universally compatible with all machine movement types and can be used safely on any non-porous surface including single stage, lacquer, clear coat paint, varnishes, gelcoat, powdercoat, aluminum, and more.
The last new release for this year are RUPES Rotary Waffle Foam Pads
Available in 3 colors to match the RUPES system you are used to using. The waffle design of the pad surface generates a smooth polishing experience and increases user comfort. Since the waffle-shaped face of these pads does not totally touch the surface, they work at a cooler level, reducing the risk of overheating the paint.