Our Top Choice
BLACK+DECKER Random Orbital Sander
BLACK+DECKER is synonymous with high-quality, top-performance power tools. It’s difficult to find a great craftsperson who doesn’t use one of its products.
It has good dust control design and puts very good finishing on surfaces.
It makes loud noise.
7 x 5 x 6 inches; 3.2 lbs
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Hook and loop system
Bosch Random Orbit Sander & Polisher
Bosch is a leading manufacturer of high-tech, user-friendly and environmentally safe power tools. Its unique and innovative product designs have earned it much respect.
It has a great dust collection system, a comfortable grip design and less vibration.
There are complaints that disc rotation stalls when pressure on it is low.
9 x 5 x 6 inches; 3.5 lbs
2.5 amp, 7,500-12,000 OPM
PORTER-CABLE Variable-Speed Polisher
PORTER-CABLE has produced quality power tools for a very long time. Its products are well engineered to meet high professional requirements.
It balances well in the hand, and its speed can be regulated.
It isn’t easy to clean.
14 x 6.5 x 6 inches; 5.8 lbs
4.5 amp, 2,500-6,800 OPM
Two-position side handle
DEWALT Random Orbit Sander Kit
DEWALT believes that productivity and versatility can be achieved if one has access to the right kind of tools, and it makes such tools.
It’s lightweight compared to other sanders and is very easy to use.
It does not come with a replacement sand pad.
9.5 x 13 x 6.8 inches; 3.5 lbs
3.0 amp, 7,000-12,000 OPM
Textured anti-slip top, body grip
Makita Random Orbit Sander
Makita makes quality and reliable products. Its wide array of tools has been carefully engineered to meet varying user preferences.
It’s very silent compared to other sanders, and it doesn’t heat up when great pressure is applied.
It picks up dust easily.
7.5 x 16.3 x 10.3 inches; 3.1 lbs
3 amp, 4,000-12,000 OPM
Ergonomic rubberized palm grip