FT186 Heavy-Duty Flex Goal
1. GOAL DESIGN - Rim shall be of a flexible type so as to absorb the shock of player contact. Spring action shall be provided by a single heavy-duty wire spring. Netlock system shall be of a continuous type so as to reduce netlock breakage common with individually welded netlocks. The rim shall be of an institutional quality with all structural components being no less than 3/16" thick. The ring shall be an official size 5/8" high strength steel and be supported by a 3/16" x 1 ½" rim support that is welded around 60% of the bottom of the ring. A single pivot pin must be a minimum ½" diameter CF1045 and be welded at final assembly to avoid unsafe accidental disassembly. Rims with non-welded threaded pivot devices are not an acceptable equal. A steel coverplate must enclose all internal mechanisms. Rim shall be punched to attach on any standard institutional front mount backboard, have an orange powdercoat finish and include a heavy-duty nylon net. Mounting hardware shall also be included. Rim shall be made in the USA, carry a 2-Year Limited Warranty and weigh approximately 21#.