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Discussion in 'Pontoon Forum' started by ILLINOIS AVE, Dec 15, 2017.

  1. ILLINOIS AVE

    ILLINOIS AVE Well-Known Member

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    Hi Guys! Has anyone either purchased or rigged up a Basketball hoop to mount on their Bennington ? My Grandson likes playing, I'm sure everyone on the boat would enjoy also. Thanks!
     
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    While at the sand bar ,I move if someone has a Frisbee close by . I have seen fences damaged .
     
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    Yeah, I don't encourage the act of throwing items towards the boat!
     
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    No, but shouldn't be too hard. First how old is he, or how tall does the pole need to be? Real ball or nerf or in between? If little guy, buy a nerf one and take it with. If not, Install a flush base for a table, get a piece(s) of tubing (alum,pvc) to fit, mount into base, add some guy wires, install size appropriate hoop & backboard. Piece of cake, but not very durable I would think, plus moves with boat. Or, get a screw in anchor and build from that. Assuming you are going to be in the shallows. http://www.landmsupply.com/departme...MIrOOPubCN2AIVkIuzCh1SFgPuEAQYAyABEgIaTfD_BwE Lots of variables, I doubt you will get a simple set up able to hold a regulation size hoop/board. Plus, they make floaters. https://www.google.com/search?q=flo...rome..69i57.6022j0j9&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8
     
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    ILLINOIS AVE Well-Known Member

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    As always some good advice. Will do some more research on this .
    Thanks !
     
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    I like that idea better Jack M.
    Thanks !
     
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    Better Ideas than mine. Thanks to all !
     

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