1533 Portable Lifetime Basketball Goal

Model 1533 is one of the nicest of the entry level beginning basketball hoops. The 44” board is great for driveways with limited space or small children just getting a start at playing ball. The goal adjusts up to the NBA / High School / College height of 10’ to allow for all ages to play. Designed to last years past the included 5-year warranty.

1533 Backboard Specs:

  • Backboard dimensions: 44 inches W x 30 inches H x 2 inch.
  • Backboard material: Transparent EM5® Acrylic.
  • Acrylic is the next best thing to glass. Much quieter than polycarbonate.
  • Backboard Frame: 2” thick blow molded around perimeter and behind center.
  • Acrylic Backboard Material: 2.25mm
  • Ultra-Violet Sun Protectants: ensures longevity and color on backboard

1533 Rim/Hoop Specs:

  • Steel regulation size 18” diameter rim.
  • Rim Color: Black
  • Hardware Configuration: Classic Steel Style
  • Net Hooks: Steel (not clip-on) welded net hooks for net attachment.
  • Net: All-weather 70 gram cotton white net.

1533 Pole Specs:

  • Extension arms: n/a mounts directly to brackets
  • Pole Diameter: 3” round
  • Pole Material: Steel with powder-coated paint finish to prevent rust
  • Pole Color: Black
  • Main pole shape: round.
  • Main pole structure: 3 pieces with top pole cap to prohibit rain water.

1533 Adjustment Mechanism:

  • Height adjustment name: Quick Adjust® II.
  • Black bracket behind backboard. Using a broomstick or pole the user pushes up on back of rim to increase the height up to standard 10’. Using a broomstick user pushes behind the board to lower the goal down to 8’.
  • General age of lowering/heightening the goal is about 12 years – adult supervision required. Great solution for customers who adjust the height of the rim often.
  • Adjustment Increments: Rim height adjusts from 8 feet to 10 feet in 6-inch increments.
  • Adjustment Height: lowest height is 8 accommodating the average 6 year old and highest height 10’ which is High School/NBA regulation height.

1533 Portable Base Specs:

  • Base Material: Expandable plastic. Designed to freeze solid with water in winter. No anti-freeze necessary.
  • Base size: Large – 46” deep x 30” wide
  • Fill Material: 31 gallons of water or sand. Fill plug on top and drain plug on side for portability. About 50% of water must be drained to easily move around. Replacement caps available.
  • Wheels: 2 wheels in front. Tipping forward allows the hoop to roll to another location. Replacement bases available.

Other Specs

  • Warranty: 5-years manufacturer’s warranty. Copy of receipt required. Rims and backboards damaged from falling over are not covered. Please ensure you follow the owner’s manual instructions to prevent the 1533 bball goal from falling over.
  • Footprint dimensions: 46 inches L x 30 inches W.
  • Shipping Time: 5-7 days from time of purchase. Delivered FedEx – no signature required. Tracking automatically emailed to customer.
  • 30-day money back guarantee on all Lifetime Portable basketball systems.
  • Shipping weight: about 70 lbs.
  • Shipped dimensions: 47.50 inches L x 32.50 inches W x 10.50 inches H.

UPC 081483000992



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