All I can say is that it's very powerful and effective! I'm so glad that I went with this route. No need to pay double for the exact same performance. Ideally you can own both styles for faster working. But once its dialed in its a beast and i love it.
Griot's Garage 10739LNGCRD Features & Specs
Our 3" Random Orbital tackles any tight space to quickly, safely, and easily polish, wax, or seal any surface or item on your car.
Smaller tool body enhances maneuverability in tight areas
Stout 240-watt motor generates 3,500 to 10,000 Orbits Per Minute (OPM)
5mm orbit produces outstanding buffing action
Steel bevel gear drive provides a smooth power band, added durability
A 3" hook-and-loop backing plate accepts any of our 3" or 4" pads
25ft Power cord
Editor's Impressions Of The Griot's Garage 10739LNGCRD
Tool Motor Power
Random Sanding Action
Value For Money
Griot's Garage 10739LNGCRD Final Thoughts
"It's a workhorse."
And make sure you snap it back on front and back of lid. At the top end, it has a rich, powerful voice. If dust bothers you, wear a filter mask. I run my HF sander a few minutes and it gets hot. It has made my polishing cars so much more enjoyable.