The 3” Polishing Backing Palate is ideal for a variety of cutting, buffing, and polishing pads. It provides maximum detailing versatility. The backing plate arbor threads directly into the polishing tool for a reliable non-slip connection. The hook and loop design allows for quick and easy pad changes. It is designed for use with the 18V LXT® Sub-Compact Brushless Polisher/Sander (XVP01, sold separately) or the 12V max CXT® Brushless Polisher/Sander (VP01, sold separately).