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Makita BO4555 Orbital Palm Grip Sander 240V

The Makita BO4555 palm grip sander is designed in the most ergonomic way to give the power and accuracy that is required to make a top class sander. Palm sanders are orbital sanders that use quarter sandpaper sheets for single handed light sanding of wood, walls, paint etc. They are often used by decorators, although the feature-rich model can be used for many other applications.


This tool has weighs just 1.1kg so it is ideal to carry around and ideal for a tradesmen using day to day. Dust is kept to a minimum with a very efficient system of six holes on the base plate which transfer the dust to the rear mounted bag or you can use the dust port to attach a vacuum cleaner. A punch plate (included) will punch holes in unpunched sanding sheets once you clamp them to the base plate. A great sander for small intricate sanding jobs, especially good for compact spaces. Furniture work or decorating preparation, . The motor on this sander has a dual counterweight balancing system to cut down on vibration and noise. 200 watt motor generates up to 14,000 orbits per minute with a 1.5mm eccentric orbit for very fine finishing.

Key Features
  • Double Insulation
  • Hook and loop type abrasive paper can be used.
  • Easy installation/removal of paper with rolled clamper's edges.
  • Built-in dust collection system

In the Box
  • 1x BO4555
  • 1x Abrasive paper
  • 1x Dust bag
  • 1x Punch plate

  • Abrasive Sheet - 114 x 140 mm
  • Noise sound pressure - 80 dB(A)
  • Noise K factor - 3 dB(A)
  • Input wattage - 200 w
  • Orbits per Minute - 14000 opm
  • Orbit Diameter - 1.5 mm
  • Pad Size - 112 x 102 mm
  • Vibration K factor - 1.5 m/sec²
  • Vibration: Sanding - 2.5 m/sec²
  • Net weight - 1.1 kg
  • Voltage – 240V


As standard Makita offer a 1 year manufactures’ warranty on machines from the date of purchase

The 1 year warranty can be extended to a 3 year warranty* with online registration

All Makita products are thoroughly inspected before they leave the factory to ensure they meet the highest of standards but on rare occasions a machine may develop a defect, if this happens, don't worry, Makita's warranty system is one of the best around.

Makita services agents are located across the country and will be able to repair a faulty machine under warranty. Use this tool to find your nearest agent: Makita Dealer Locator.

If a suitable dealer can not be located then the Makita returns form can be used to arrange a free of charge collection of your machine for inspection by Makita.

*Please note:

  • Registration for Makita's extended 3 year warranty is only available within 30 days of the purchase date.
  • 3 year warranty is not available for Batteries, Battery Chargers, Accessories, Petrol Powered Products, Production Tools and Air Tools and Compressors.  
  • When filling out the 'Makita Dealer' section of the 3 year warranty form please enter 'J CARR & SON LTD'.
  • As well as providing a 3 year warranty certificate, proof of purchase will also be required, so please keep your receipt.

*This guarantee does not apply where:

  • Repairs have been made or attempted by others.
  • Repairs are required because of normal wear and tear.
  • The tool has been abused, misused or improperly maintained. 
  • Alterations have been made to the tool.
  • This guarantee does not affect your statutory rights.


  • We aim to despatch all power tool orders processed before 2pm on the same day for a next day delivery.
  • We offer free delivery on all power tool orders over £99.
  • Parcels with a cost of up to £150 are sent via Royal Mail on a first class Signed For service that is delivered next day 98% of the time, this includes Saturdays.
  • Parcels with a value of over £150 are sent on a next working day, pre 12pm delivery service with DPD.
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UK Next day delivery service available

Despatched same day on orders place before 2pm.
Free delivery on orders over £99

Our expert verdict


The BO4555 uses a paper clip system rather than a hook & loop.

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