Info on the New DeWALT DCM848 5-in Cordless Random Orbit Polisher

DeWALT DCM848 5-in Cordless Random Orbit Polisher

Equipment manufacturer DeWALT launched the new DeWALT DCM848 5-in cordless random orbit polisher , with price ranges from $330 to $450, depending on with or without batteries.

Questions you might have about the new DeWALT DCM848 Cordless 20V MAX* XR® 5 in. Random Orbital Polisher.

What is the operation(nominal) voltage?
18 Volt. The polisher has a rated voltage of 20 Volt maximum.

What is the operation speed?
The speed range is 2,000 - 5,500 OPM (movements per minute).

How can I adjust the speed?
Use the trigger switch or control dial for variable speed. You can set many speed levels.

For what can I use the DeWALT DCM848 random orbital polisher?
This heavy-duty polisher is quite suitable to use on cars/boats/RV/motorcycle - painted or unfinished metal -, headlights, windshields, fiber glass, gelcoat, composite surfaces, concrete finishing and for glass-polishing applications. Some use it also on wood.

Other features are:
- Brushless motor
- Cordless
- Orbit diameter: 2.1 inches (about 53 mm)
- Throw: 0.6 inch (about 15 mm)
- Side handle
- Gear case: rubber, for protection and better grip
- Backing plate: 5 inches
- Torx key

Dimensions: 17-1/8 inches long
Weight, without a battery: 5.7 lbs

Warranty: 3-years limited warranty, 1-year free service, 90-day money-back guarantee.

What you get.
The polishers come with a 5 inch backing plate, a side handle and a torx key.

The DCM848P2 kit, includes two 5.0Ah batteries
The DCM848B comes without a battery.

All DeWALT 20V MAX batteries are compatible with these dual action polishers.

For the DeWALT DCM848P2 polisher with two 5.0Ah batteries, see Amazon Here for more information and pricing.

For the DeWALT DCM848B polisher, see Amazon Here for more information and pricing.

Random orbital polisher vs rotary polisher.

A Random Orbital Polisher makes eccentric circular movements so it goes beyond circular movements.
A Rotary Polisher just makes circular movements at one spot.

For the very popular DeWALT DCM849P2 rotary polisher, see Amazon Here for more information and pricing.