Our Most Popular Competition Unit
SAFETY ZONE: Clearance space of 8' from backboard to front of impact area.
Applications: Probably the world's most popular portable basketball goal, the SAM 8 is designed for the demands of today's stronger, faster athletes. SAM 8 is widely used by professional, collegiate, high school and club programs. It features a standard 8' clearance space with impact padding to protect players while giving fans a clear view of the action. SAM 8 meets or exceeds all specifications for professional, NCAA, interscholastic and most international competition.
- 8' clearance space for maximum player safety.
- Patented Dynamic Sub Frame (DSF) for instant setup and uniform weight distribution. Manual DSF available.
- Patented "Dunk Proof" backboard with Schelde's famous glass-free rim attachment and full-perimeter aluminum frame around the glass. Want Proof? See Video!
- Exclusive Pro-Action 180 multi-directional breakaway rim with adjustable positive locking mechanism. Complies with NCAA standards for rim elasticity and ball rebound.
- Heavy-duty power beam and support structure built with high-tensile-strength steel for exceptional rigidity, strength and durability.
- Spring-Activated Positive Locking Pin makes setup easier.
- Streamlined profile gives fans seated behind the unit a clearer view of the action.
- Front Locator Pins for precise placement and stability.
- Quick-Set Goal Height adjustment allows easy height adjustment with goal in game position.
- Full 6 inches of padding in the impact area. Available in 2 padding styles and 16 standard colors (see colors).
- Custom colors and full-color graphics also available.
- 100% enclosed ballast for a clean, attractive appearance.
- Double swivel casters in front and double rigid casters in rear.
- Model Number: SNABBSM8US