Finesse-it™ Natural Buffing Pads, 10 Pack
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3MFinesse-it™ Natural Buffing Pads, 10 Pack


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Model # 8043697 | Mfg # 81470UPC # 51144814701


Finesse-it™ Natural Buffing Pads, 10 Pack

Name Value
Best Use Polishing
Compatible Accessories Hookit Attachment System
Diameter 3 Inches
Material 100% Wool
Type Buffing Pad

Product Overview

Quality pads for even finishing.

Designed to get into tight areas not accessible with standard-size polishing pads. Hand-selected lambswool hide of natural color and trimmed to 3/4"in length. Utilizes Hookit™ attachment system. Use with Finesse-it™ polishes. Pack of 10. Made with hand selected lamb's wool hide of natural color. 

Key Features 

  • Provides cutting action in the Finesse-it line for fast removal of sanding scratches
  • Dense natural pile conforms to contours for even finishing
  • Aggressive cut quickly removes oxidation and scratches with less heat buildup
  • 3M™ Hookit™ attachment system holds pad securely and provides quick disc/pad change-out

Finesse-it™ Natural Buffing Pads are ideal for buffing automotive OEM, marine, and aerospace coatings. When used in conjunction with Finesse-it™ polishes, the pad quickly removes finishing abrasive sand scratches, oxidation, and other paint surface defects. Resulting finish may require a follow up polishing step with a finer pad to completely remove swirl marks.

This pad is manufactured with the 3M™ Hookit™ attachment system for quick pad mounting and removal, and to hold the pad securely in place during use. Hookit™ buffing pads conveniently and firmly attach to a hook-and-loop backup disc pad (sold separately) on rotary or random orbital tools, can be removed cleanly and easily, and can be re-used again and again for the life of the pad. Finish results are dependent on specific polish used, coating type, and the tool used.

Wool buffing pads are generally more aggressive and easier to control than foam pads. They have a greater available cutting surface area due to the presence of thousands of fibers. These fibers provide faster cutting action than foam pads. Wool fibers hold the polish to provide even distribution of material and require less pressure from the operator. The nap helps wool pads glide and conform to contours, making them easier to control than foam pads.

Because of their cutting ability, wool pads are effective for removing sanding scratches and perform best on rotary type buffing tools. Depending on the polish type, individual technique, composition of the coating, and the tool used, finishing with a wool pad may require a follow-up step with a foam pad and polish to remove micro-marring or swirl marks.

Finesse-it™ products are a line of specially engineered abrasives, compounds, polishes, and buffing pads to be used on OEM and baked refinish paints to remove defects, sand scratches, or swirl marks on a variety of painted surfaces. 3M™ Finesse-it™ products are an integral part of a 3M recommended buffing system for repairing surface defects to clear coats, lacquered wood, solid surfaces, gelcoat, powder coat, industrial paint, acrylic, and glass.


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