Lifetime 71524 XL Height Adjustable Portable Basketball System, 54-Inch Shatterproof Backboard
Want to take things to the professional level, then this next option in the 54-inch backboard category is worth all the consideration. The Lifetime 71524 XL Height Adjustable Portable Basketball System, 54-Inch Shatterproof Backboard is quite an impressive model. This portable basketball hoop system provides value for the price and works great for those who want a semi-professional system.
This portable basketball hoop offers you the independence to take it anywhere you want to. This height adjustable basketball system features a robust 54-inches Makrolon polycarbonate backboard which is considered one of the best for outdoor basketball backboard. The steel-pole comes in three-pieces being 0.5-inch round. Additionally, the Pro-style round braces comprise of a solid steel ring which measures 0.6-inch. Furthermore, the Lifetime 71524 XL features frame pads and spring covers which provides maximum protection to the athletes.
Also, it has a 35-gallon base which can be filled with water or sand, hence providing maximum stability and portability. It’s recommended to fill the base with sand since it stabilizes and balances the hoop system more efficiently than water that always provides a certain doubt in mind about evaporation or even leakage. This portable basketball system also comes fitted with wheels conveniently placed under the vase which make the hoop incredibly easy and expedient to roll from one place to another. Moreover, the base features a capacity of 300 pounds which can be filled with water or sand. The Power Lift height mechanism is extremely easy to adjust from 7.5-feet to 10-feet with infinite increments. This hoop system also includes bellows, a spring cover, and a blow-molded frame pad.
The shatterproof backboard is incredibly durable and can even withstand any powerful shot.
The Makrolon polycarbonate and frame padding ensures that the players are protected whereas dunking and layups.
The nylon bet is build o excellent quality that easily passes the ball through the net.
This hoop system is specially coated with a unique kind of material which makes the hoop withstand harsh climatic conditions.
The breakaway rim protects the athlete’s hand while going for a dunk.
The three-piece steel pole does not provide that stability and rigidity as an In-Ground pole.
It is quite challenging setting up the system.