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Review of Lifetime 71525 In-Ground Basketball System with 54-Inch Shatter Guard Backboard$319

Review of Lifetime 71525 In-Ground Basketball System with 54-Inch Shatter Guard Backboard

Very Good
Rating
4.10 stars
50
Reviews
$319.98-$450.00
Price Range
Reviewed on: January 20, 2014
Author: BoolPool.com

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Well designed, easy to assemble, in-ground hoop
  • Durable and sturdy
  • Backboard is Makrolon polycarbonate for shatter-proof action
  • Height adjustment mechanism works well
  • Comes well packaged
  • Slam-It Pro Rim with double-compression springs
  • Reasonable price for a good quality hoop
Cons
  • May need to buy optional ground sleeve
  • Some users say that rim shakes a lot
  • Takes time to identify all of the parts for the assembly and installation

Review Summary

This is the summary of consumer reviews for Lifetime 71525 In-Ground Basketball System with 54-Inch Shatter Guard Backboard. The BoolPool rating for this product is Very Good, with 4.10 stars, and the price range is $319.98-$450.00.

The Lifetime 71525 In-Ground Basketball System offers a clear 54" x 33" x 1" square Shatter Guard backboard screen printed with UV-protected inks for fade resistant color. The 3 piece, 3.5" round Power Lift Pole is powder coated with a gray hammertone, rust resistant finish. It is very easy to adjust height of the hoop with a pneumatic lift mechanism. An Arena-Style Slam-it Pro Rim features wraparound bracing supporting a 5/8" ring of solid steel, double compression springs to provide spring-back action, welded steel net hooks and an all-weather nylon net. It also comes with a blow-molded backboard frame pad for protection. Reasonably priced and well built, the system is easy to install as long as you follow the instructions precisely. It comes very well packaged and you can buy optional ground sleeve to make installation easier.

With a wonderful design, the Lifetime 71525 In-Ground Basketball System with 54-Inch Shatter Guard Backboard is sure to be fun, sturdy and very durable.

User Voice

Cluster Help
Review Group #: 1
(4.00 stars)
7 Reviews
Optional ground sleeve makes it easy to install and more sturdy Adjustable height Great design Great price and quality
Review Group #: 2
(4.00 stars)
9 Reviews
Height adjustment feature works well. Easy to adjustable the height Sturdy Comes well packed
Review Group #: 3
(4.00 stars)
9 Reviews
Top quality goal Sturdy and of good quality Great for installing in backyard Some users say that it shakes too much
Review Group #: 4
(4.50 stars)
10 Reviews
No missing parts No misaligned bolt holes Highly recommended to lay out the parts first Pay attention to the directions to avoid confusion Need to plan ahead for installation and assemble
Review Group #: 5
(4.50 stars)
10 Reviews
Reasonably priced Well built Easy to assemble Height adjustment mechanism works properly

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