RUPES has identified a potential electrical issue with the internal electronic control module of some of the sanders RX153A and RX156A manufactured from October 2018, which may create a malfunction or an electrical short circuit.
Effective immediately, customers should cease using and return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

How to check whether your sander is affected

Please enter the serial number of your sander RX153A or RX156A into the following verification form. Please note that both fields, Part1 and Part2, must be filled in.

RUPES regrets for any problem that may have arisen on this subject and apologises to all customers who have been affected.

If you have any queries, please send an email to

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