Spalding Hercules 48" Adjustable Basketball System

New for 2014 Spalding Hercules Bases in Red, Black, Blue, and Green
New for 2014 Spalding Hercules Bases in Red, Black, Blue, and Green
 Spalding 48" Acrylic Backboard Portable System is a perfect intermediate model.  It sports a clear professional looking backstop backboard with color options to match to your favorite basketball pro team, high school team, and your rec league.



 Backboard Specs 72XX4, 72XX6, 72XX8, 72XX2:

  • Backboard dimensions: 48 inches W
  • Backboard material: transparent UV protected acrylic.
  • Acrylic is the next best thing to glass.  It plays quieter than polycarbonate with less flex.

Rim/Hoop Specs 72XX4, 72XX6, 72XX8, 72XX2:

  • Steel regulation size 18” diameter Rim.
  • Rim Color: Red
  • Hardware Configuration: Pro Image Compression Spring for competitive dunking.
  • Net Hooks: Steel (not clip-on) welded net hooks for net attachment.
  • Net: All-weather white net.

Pole Specs 72XX4, 72XX6, 72XX8, 72XX2:

  • Pole Diameter: 3.5” round diameter
  • Pole Material: Steel with powder-coated paint finish to prevent rust
  • Pole Color: Gray or Black per picture.
  • Main pole shape: round and vertical.
  • Main pole structure: 3 pieces with top pole cap to prohibit rain water.

Adjustment Mechanism:

  • Height adjustment name: Pro Glide.
  • Metal mechanism on back of pole.
  • Adjustment Increments: Rim height adjusts from 7.5 feet to 10 feet in 6” increments.
  • Adjustment Height: lowest height is 7.5 accommodating the average 6 year old and highest height 10’ which is High School/NBA regulation height.

Portable Base Specs:

  • Base Material: High-impact blow molded plastic.
  • Fill Material: 35 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: 1-5 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 72xx2 bball goal from falling over.
  • Footprint dimensions: n/a
  • Shipping Time: 5-7 days from time of purchase. Delivered FedEx – no signature required. Tracking automatically emailed to customer.
  • Shipped dimensions: n/a



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