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Makita BO5030 125mm Random Orbit Sander 240v

The BO5030 is designed to be a fast, smooth and efficient sander. Comfortable to grip and easy to use, the BO5030 is the ideal sander for many applications. The BO5030 is ideal for woodworkers and finish carpenters.


The Makita BO5030 is precision engineered with all ball bearing construction for prolonged tool life. Comfort and ease of use features include an ergonomically designed rubberized palm handle with even pressure and easy control, minimising hand fatigue during use, ideal for someone that will be using day to day. The sander features a pad control system for controlled pad speed upon start up, with a powerful 3 Amp motor for continuous operation producing 12,000 OPM for fast and smooth sanding. The double insulated design means that the sander is very durable and will have a long life without getting jammed up with dust and dirt. Using the 125mm hook and loop (velcro type) abrasive paper, meaning it is very quick and efficient to changeover.

Key Features
  • Smooth and fast sanding with 12,000 OPM
  • Pad control system for controlled pad speed upon start-up
  • Efficient through-the-pad dust collection system for a cleaner environment
  • Dust-sealed switch minimizes contamination
  • Large random orbit action for fast and super smooth sanding
  • Rubberised grip for improved operator comfort and control
  • Uses quick change 125mm hook and loop (velcro type) abrasive paper
  • Oversized sealed ball bearing construction for longer tool life
  • Double insulated

In the Box
  • 1x BO5030 Random Orbit Sander
  • 1x 120 Grit Abrasive Disc
  • 1x 166078-4 Dust Bag

  • Abrasive Disc - 125 mm
  • Noise sound pressure - 80 dB(A)
  • Noise K factor - 3 dB(A)
  • Input wattage - 300 w
  • Orbits per Minute - 12000 opm
  • Orbit Diameter - 2.8 mm
  • Pad Size - 123 mm
  • Vibration K factor - 1.5 m/sec²
  • Vibration: Sanding - 4.5 m/sec²
  • Net weight - 1.3 kg


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

Our expert verdict


The Makita BO5030 uses 125mm Velcro sanding discs and is lightweight and compact.

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