The unit was developed by Basketball England as part of the Lottery supported Outdoor Basketball Initiative. It is regarded the strongest outdoor unit available, designed to survive in an inner city environment. It has rectangular shaped steel backboard 120 x 90cm with polycarbonate fascia which can be used for sponsorship or advertising. 45cm solid steel galvanised ring with 12 loop white nylon net. 1.2m extension. 10cm galvanised post with 5mm thickness. Provided complete with ground sleeve. 7 year anti-rust warranty. Requires 1m cube hole. Installation instructions provided. Approved by Basketball England and Basketball Scotland. Certifi ed to EN 1270 standard.