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Jun 10th, 2004, 07:09 PM

mopar wrote on 06-10-2004 08:43 AM:

Mike I found a place to order the Porter Cable orbital polisher from. I would have ordered it from Meguiar’s Canada but it would cost me $408.21 (http://www.meguiarscanada.com/productdetail.asp?type=default&ID=140) where at this other location I can get it for $239.00 and its the exact same tool.

Is there any special backing plate I will need to use the Meguiar’s buffing pads? If so do you know anyway I can get a hold of one? I couldn’t find anywhere to order it off the Meguiar’s Canadian website.

Mike Phillips
Jun 10th, 2004, 09:00 PM
Hi mopar,

Things sure sound expensive up there in Canada!

Let's see if 2hotford has any ideas as to where you can purchase a backing plate for the PC. By the way, where did you end up purchasing it from?


Tim Lingor
Jun 10th, 2004, 09:12 PM
Hey Mopar,

The Meguiar's backing plates are available out west at our Lordco stores. I am sure that if you call the Lordco in Vancouver etc. that you could probably have one shipped to you. Otherwise, if you could call the local NAPA dealer, I am sure that they too can help you out!

Here is a link to Lordco:



Jun 11th, 2004, 05:56 AM
i havnt purchased it yet.sorry if anyone misunderstude me.but its also free delivery.yes things are expensive up here i drove up to watertown in febuary and bought the nxt wash which was like 6 bucks or something and then the wax whci was like 14 bucks .
then it shows up onthe canadian site and its 37 dollars plus shipping which is like 15 dollars .i know it s good wax but thats a bit much.even though i do think you get what you pay for.

Jun 11th, 2004, 06:14 AM
its canadian tire

Tim Lingor
Jun 11th, 2004, 07:45 AM
Hey mopar,

Yes, most Canadian Tire stores carry the PC 7424. They may not carry the appropriate Meguiar's Backing plate though. That is when you will need to contact NAPA or Lordco just to name a couple of places.


Jun 11th, 2004, 08:22 AM
i know where the napa store is in my town shouldnt have any trouble getting it.thanks for your help