- Gared Sports Single Post Ceiling Hung Basketball Backstop is forward folding and rear braced. It is best for facilities with adequate space behind the backboard to brace the structure and no obstructions or clearance issues in front of the structure. This design offers maximum clearance above the court.
Tested Structural Design Strengths: All single post backstops have been tested and approved by FIBA meeting the requirements of stability and safety. Contract No. NP36-2007.
Seismic Testing: All our equipment and hardware designs have been approved by the state of California for meeting and/or exceeding all seismic testing requirements.
Overhead Design Hardware: Clean overhead designs are built to accommodate many building conditions, while providing the strength to handle the load of the equipment and the stress caused by years of competitive use.
Adjustable Mast Hanger: Engineered hangers designed for strength and safety at critical attachment points, provide unequaled performance and reliability.
Channel Support: 4” structural steel top spreader supports our welded frames design allowing the weight of the backstop to assist with the locking of the brace.
Offset Design: Our vertical support mast has an offset design allowing the weight of the backstop to assist with the locking of the brace.
Fully Welded Frame: All single post designs less than 31’ incorporate a 6 5/8” diameter vertical support mast with fully welded frame for maximum rigidity. The mast is stabilized by rectangular tube side sway braces welded to the support channel and the mast. The sways are precision cut to match up perfectly to the vertical mast and horizontal top channel.
Direct Goal Attachment: All designs incorporate a direct goal mount feature to distribute all stress or load on the goal directly to the vertical support mast. Basketball backstops utilizing this feature are backed by a lifetime backboard warranty.
Powder Coat Finish: Extremely durable baked on finish for an attractive clean appearance. Black and white are standard. Optional colors: Forest Green, Yellow, Orange, Red, Royal Blue, and Grey.