EPE has strong chemical resistance and is weather/ waterproof. It is a versatile product that is flexible, offers excellent cushioning, can regain shape after shock, fracture, shatter and crumble proof as well as is virtually impermeable for liquids.
Foam pads are generally less aggressive and produce a finer finish than wool pads. They operate between 1200 and 2000 rpms to remove fine scratches, compound swirl marks, and surface marring. Foam buffing pads are used in conjunction with machine polishes and are suitable to use with rotary and random orbital tools