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Fusion Pool-Side Basketball System

  • Sleek and minimal design to blend into a contemporary home decor
  • Adjustable height with 6 settings for your convenience
  • Portable base with wheels for easy mobility
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Product Overview

This Poolside Basketball System from Lifetime Products features a 44 in. Acrylic Fusion backboard with a telescoping height adjustment that adjusts from 4 ft. to 6.5 ft. high. It also includes a Classic Rim with all-weather nylon net and a 3 in. Dia. round steel pole. With a 27 Gal. heavy-duty portable base, this system is the perfect addition to your swimming pool.
  • 44 in. acrylic fusion backboard constructed of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) plastic
  • Superior strength and professional glass look
  • Frame pad
  • Fade-resistant graphics
  • 18 in. blue classic rim made of 5/8 in. solid steel with 1/2 in. steel braces
  • All-weather net
  • Telescoping height adjustment - 6 settings from 4 ft. to 6.5 ft. in 6 in. increments, no tools required
  • Blue round pole - 3 in. Dia constructed of powder-coated steel
  • 27 Gal. heavy-duty portable roller base
  • 5-year limited warranty
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Specifications

Dimensions

Backboard Width (In.)
48
Product Height (in.)
77
Product Length (in.)
1.5
Product Width (in.)
44

Details

Application
Portable
Backboard Material
Polycarbonate
Backboard Type
Fixed
Basketball System Type
Portable Systems
Basketball System Type
Portable
Product Weight (lb.)
50
Returnable
90-Day

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
5-Year Limited Warranty

Questions & Answers

6Questions9Answers

Do stores offer assembly of this item?

Asked by Debbie October 22, 2020
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Answer

Lifetime does have assembly services available. To inquire about assembly contact our customer service team at 800-336-3865 for questions/scheduling.

HOW HIGH DOES IT RAISE TO AND HOW WIDE IS IT

Asked by FRANK April 5, 2020
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Answers

The telescoping adjustment raises and lowers the backboard from 4 to 6.5 feet. The backboard itself is 40" x 27".

Does a basketball come with this set and if not what kind of basketball do we buy when using for ...

Asked by Kim April 5, 2019
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Answers

The ball is not included. The rim is standard sized so a regulation sized ball or smaller will work.

Does this take a regular size basketball ? Is there a specific one made for pool use?

Asked by Bob April 22, 2017
1
Answer

Yes the rim that comes with our Pool-Side system is designed for a standard sized basketball.

do you have a replacement backboard (for this basketball system)?

Asked by margo June 14, 2015
1
Answer

For replacement parts, please contact Customer Service at 1-800-225-3865 or email at customercare@lifetime.com.

does this come with a ball?

Asked by marc June 29, 2012
2
Answers

No ball included

Customer Reviews

  • 4
    out of 59 reviews
  • 64% recommend this product
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Excessive Rust and Chipping
This review should have been written a long time ago. I see many have the same problem. Besides the system staining our decking, small chips have dropped into our pool and stained the liner in various places. Biggest concern now is that it doesn’t eat thru our liner! Reason I gave a 2star and not 1 is because it could have been the perfect product if not rust occurring. Will be sending an email and will update here, if I can, with their response.
by MomofBoys
Response from ReviewsJun 4, 2021
The steel used to build our basketball systems are made with a weather resistant powder-coated finish that protects from cracking, warping, rot or splinters. It is made to be rust-resistant. However, we recommend using a rust treatment for extra protection a couple times a year. We would like to help you get your basketball system looking good as new, please contact our customer service team at 1-800-225-3865.
Rusty after 3 months outside
Was a present from my kids LAST Christmas and opened pool May 1 and put together goal about mid May and is already rusty. Pool is a chlorine pool but weld joints, inside pole and rim are all rusty!
by Shilohdad
Response from ReviewsAug 19, 2019
Oh no! We are sorry to hear this, give our customer service team a call and they can help you out. They can be reached at 800-225-3865 or by email at customercare@lifetime.com. Customer Service hours are Monday-Friday, 7:00 am to 5:00 pm and Saturday, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm (MT).
Rusts out FAST
I bought this item 2 years ago. It was pulled out when the kids wanted to play basketball, but other than that was stored under shelter. It would always left rust stains on the pool decking and after 2 summers of moderate usage rusted to the point of disintegrating. The product comes with a 5 year warranty, but when I submitted my claim they said rust wasn't covered and it was the customers responsibility to treat all rust spots as they became visible. I've ordered an all plastic base pool hoop this time around and suggest you do the same. Additionally, the hoop was incredibly difficult to assemble and consistently needed to be adjusted (Clamp isn't tight enough to absorb ball bouncing off of the rim
by Showtyme
Response from Reviews Jun 13, 2019
We are sorry to hear you've been unhappy with your poolside basketball hoop. If you need further assistance please feel free to contact us at reviews@lifetime.com
Good quality but need clearer instructions and/or part orientation labels
gifted by grandkids and I am an avid do it yourselfer who built a couple of houses but the directions and pictures are not clear and required unassembling some parts to complete correctly.
by Shilohdad
Fun while it lasted
4th season with this hoop and already had to order a replacement pole because it rusted out.. I would suspect before long the rim will fail as well. We bring this inside in the fall and back out in the spring...so after approx. 15 months of actually being outside it's shot. When I asked about a warranty replacement the girl told me when you get steel around water you're going to get rust .. really?? It's a poolside basketball hoop. After researching different brands I thought I made a good choice but apparently not.
by js484
Response from Reviews May 24, 2019
We are sorry to hear that your poolside basketball hoop is rusting, send us an email directly at reviews@lifetime.com so we can help figure something out!
Rust Problems
The equipment was great until the rings around the hoop and bolts began to rust after only three month's time. The hardware is not stainless and the inside of the post also rusted. John at Customer Service shipped replacement bolts and touch up paint but once again, the hardware is not stainless steel. We love it, but it's a poolside product and should not have rusted.
by Chris
Response from ReviewsJul 10, 2018
We are so sorry to hear about this. We are working on updating our design. Please let us know if there's anything more we can do for you.
Rusted Out & Stained Pool Deck
[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] The "Pool" Basketball Hoop is not designed to be around water. Our hoopis completely rusted and caused staining on my deck and dripped stained into the pool. Time to throw it away, repaint the pool deck and try to get the stains out of the pool.
by Taylor
Response from ReviewsMay 30, 2018
We are so sorry to hear this. We've had a lot of complaints lately and we are looking into permanent solutions. Please reach out to our Warranty Department at warrantyclaims@lifetime.com for help with your hoop.
Fun for hours!
[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] Just bought this hoop a few weeks ago as we just put in a pool. We have loved it! Great for all ages and it’s fun to get the whole family in on games!
by Kalii36
Rusting within a week!
This product has received pretty good reviews, hence why I bought the product. I have had this unit set up (which was fairly easy) for 5 days. The rim has begun to rust, as well as th post and support arms, leaving dripping rust on my stamped concrete. If you have paid as much money as I have for a nice inground pool & concrete, you don't want rust stains, as well as the unit (built specifically for pools) looking like trash. Save your money here and invest in stainless steel.
by MNpool53
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Great customer service
I needed a part, sent a photo, and they shipped it with no questions.
by Steve
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