In-ground hoops provide superior stability. At Lifetime, we recommend using a ground sleeve with our in-ground hoops. With a ground sleeve, you get the rigidty of in-ground hoops with the option of later removal if necessary. This in-ground system comes with our 54 inch shatter proof backboard of Makrolon®polycarbonate and high performance Slam-It Pro®Rim. Use the Power Lift height adjustment mechanism to adjust the height from 7.5 to 10 ft. Our in-ground hoops are constructed from rust-resistant, powder-coated steel and UV-protected backboards to resist discoloration. This is a great basketball system for year-round outdoor fun with friends and family. Made in the USA from US and imported parts. Covered by a 5 yr. limited factory warranty in US and Canada.
- Model Number: 71525
- Type: In-ground system
- Backboard: 54 in. (1.4 m) x 33 in. (83.8 cm) x 1 in. (2.5 cm) powder-coated steel frame with clear playing surface
- Playing Surface: 0.1 in. (3 mm) shatter proof Makrolon® polycarbonate with fade-resistant graphics
- Extensions: Straight round extension arms provide a 22 in. (55.8 cm) offset from playing surface to pole
- Rim: 18 in. (45.7 cm) Orange Slam-It Pro® rim with wrap-around steel brace and covered double-compression springs, includes 5.3 oz (150g) all-weather net
- Height Adjustment: Power Lift® uses a pneumatic mechanism to allow you to effortlessly adjust the backboard from 7.5 to 10 ft. (2 m to 3 m) with a squeeze of the handle. At its highest point the handle is 78 inches (1.9 m) from the ground, which is with the backboard at its lowest setting.
- Pole: 3 pc. Silver 3.5 in. (8.9 cm) round powder-coated steel pole
- Weight of the System: 89 lbs (40.3 kg) Warranty: 5 yr. Limited Factory Warranty in US and Canada
- Packaged Dimensions: 54.50"L (138.43 cm) x 34.31"W (87.147 cm) x 5.69"H (14.453 cm)