Why Buy This Product?
- High performance design that
resists wear and tear
- Designed with a lower profile to
reach hard to reach spots
- Evenly distribute pressure
throughout the whole pad
The Chemical Guys TORQ R5 Red
Rotary Backing Plate is the most advanced backing plate for rotary
machines on the market! Often times typical backing plates wear out
quickly and break from intense heat generated from polishing. With
that in mind, Chemical Guys was able to create the TORQ R5 Rotary
Backing Plate. After rigorous testing Chemical Guys created a
backing plate that contours to surfaces for perfect results, is low
profile, and is built to last.
Specifically designed TORQ R5 Red Rotary Backing Plate, is
constructed of an impact resistant, synthetic nylon plate and
ultra-high-density foam aimed to work as hard as you do. Utilizing
the most advanced custom high-density foam, the TORQ R5 Red Rotary
Backing plate provides prolonged durability that ultimately reduces
wear and tear. The low-profile of the TORQ R5 helps protect surfaces
- especially when working close to vents, hood scoops, spoilers, and
Here are 5 reasons why the TORQ R5 Backing Plate is better than its
Ultra-High Density Foam
- Lightweight for ease of
- Ultra-high density foam for
- Reticulated edges for fast and
easy removal of pads.
- More grips on the hook-and-loops
pad for ultimate gripping power on all pads.
- Itís overall a fantastic backing
plate, no sugar-coating, just an awesome backing plate that works!
The TORQ R5 Backing Plate utilizes an adaptive high density foam that
molds, bends, and adapts to variable surfaces with great ease delivering
perfect results every time. The innovative design creates a backing
plate that is professional and factory OEM grade to resist the harshest
use and abuse.
The TORQ R5 Backing Plate has a 1/3 inch reticulated edge. This means
that the edge closest to the outside of the backing plate has a lower
profile of 1/3 of an inch than the rest of the pad. This makes it a
breeze to safely and easily remove pads from the backing plate without
tearing the foam or breaking a nail. (Nobody likes broken nails, and we
The double body Hook-and-Loopís durability ensures that no matter what
make, style, or variation of pads you use it will securely and safely
adhere to the TORQ R5 Backing Plate.
The TORQ R5 Backing Plate has a 25mm thick micro-fine adaptive urethane
specially designed to retain rigidity and maintain a rapid bounce-back
effect. Traditional foam pads have a certain lag time for them to
re-form and assume desired shape once they have been compressed. TORQ R5
Backing Plate are designed to constantly compress and adjust to variable
surfaces quickly. The Chemical Guys TORQ R5 Backing Plate moves with
Ideal for use with all rotary machines using a 5/8 x 11 threads.