Durable 1 3/8 steel frame corners. The poles being 1 foot in the ground make this frame very wind resistant. Easy Up & Down After the initial installation one person can take this frame down or put it up in less than 30 minutes. All hardware to hang your net is included.10' x 12' x 50' Net Here! All of our frame kits, the net hangs inside of the frame. Because you don't want the ball bouncing off the frame & coming back and hitting you in the head. Our 50' x 12' x 10' - 1 3/8 frame EZ UP & DOWN Batting Cage Frame Kit was designed by us here at Jones-Sports. It is an excellent well thought out design. I think you will like it as much as we do. Kit comes with everything you need to assemble except the poles.
10' 6 poles from Menards, Lowe's, or Home Depot. We are a family business started by my grandfather over 50 years ago. We intend on being in business for another 50 years.We only sell quality, well made products. The frame for your netting is 1 foot 3 longer, 1 foot wider and 6 inches shorter than your net size. For this 12' wide x 50' long net your corner ground inserts center to center will be 13' x 51' 3. Along the 51' side you will have ground inserts at 0', 10' 3", 20' 6", 30'9", 41' & 51' 3".
Use a string for alignment, and a tape measure to make sure that you get all of the Ground Sockets installed in the proper location. Also measure across the diagonals to make sure the frame is square. Check out our new installation video! Jones-Sports 10' x 12' x 50' EZ UP & DOWN Frame Kit.
Kit Includes the Following Parts. (A) 3-Way Corners 4 pcs.(B) 4-Way Corners 8 pcs. (C) Pipe Extensions 6 pcs. (E) Self Drilling Screws 6 pcs. (G) Long Net Hangers 18 pcs. Yellow Socket Plugs 12 pcs. Kit Does NOT Include the Following Parts. (CL) 10' 6 Length Top Rail Pipe 28 pcs NOT INCLUDED. You will need an area about 51' Long & 13' Wide. We recommend that you mark off this area before starting. Your 4 corner ground sockets center to center will be 51' 3 x 13' Lay this out with stakes, string, and a tape measure. Measure across both diagonals to make sure they measure the same so that everything is square.
The diagonal should be about 52 6 across. Use the Auger bit to drill the 4 corner holes. Push down to hard on.The bit or it will screw into the ground. Et it drill down a bit then back it out allowing the bit to clear the hole of excess dirt. Repeat until the hole is deep enough. You will have a 12 deep hole in a minute or two. If you run into rocks or roots you can also use a 6' long bar (like is pictured above) to make the pilot holes. Take one of the short net hangers and wrap it around each ground socket and back through itself. Install the corner Ground Sockets using the installation tool. The top of the Ground Socket should be flush with the ground.
Now use the Auger Bit and the same process to Install the side poles evenly spaced at 10' 3", 20' 6", 30' 9 & 41'. Make sure to loosen the eye bolts on the fittings so that you wont have to later. Put 12 pcs top rail pipe.Assemble 30 pipes (C) to. Of the 10' 6 length poles by drilling a small hole, then inserting self drilling screws (E). These will serve as the center sections of the frame connecting the two long sides of the frame. Using a ladder install the center sections from step 6 into the fittings.
Once installed tighten the eye bolts in the center. Using a ladder install the. Remaining 10 pipe into the fittings on the long side of the frame.
The pipe should come together inside the 4-way fittings. Use a level to adjust the vertical poles as needed to make them level. Then tighten the rest of the eye bolts, and get ready to hang your net.
HANG YOUR BATTING CAGE NET. Lay our your batting cage inside the frame. If your cage has a door now would be the time to find it and make sure it is on the end of the frame you want.
Attach a carabiner clip to each of the pulleys, and lay out each of the long net hangers so they are easy to access. Using a ladder attach a pulley with carabiner to each of the center top eye bolt of the 4-way fittings.Now attach a pulley to the top outside eye bolt on each of the 3-way fittings. These are to hang the net from. Attach the remaining pulleys to the center lower eye bolt on the 3-way corner fittings, and 1 on the center pole 4-way on each side.
These are to lift the bottom of the net for easy mowing. Now start at a corner and with one of the long net hangers.
Clip a carabiner clip to one end of the net hanger. Next wrap the end with the carabiner clip around the top border of the net and clip it back onto itself.Run the other end of the net hanger through the top pulley and pull it down until you can attach it to the small net hanger that is attached to the ground socket. Now repeat step 6 for the remaining 3 corners. Using enough long net hangers to install one on each of the 4-way fittings, use the same method to attach a hanger to the top border rope of the net. Run the hanger through the top pulley and pull down to attach to the hanger on the socket. Use the remaining long net hangers and attach them to the bottom border of the net in the 4 corners, and the two center fittings. Run the hanger up through the lower pulley and attach a carabiner clip to the end you just pulled through the pulley. This will stop the net hanger from pulling back through the pulley. Using the remaining short net hangers attach the center of the net to the center poles inside the frame. Now attach all the top rope, center rope, and bottom ropes of the net to their respective corners and centers.
NOTE: Do Not Over Tighten. The net should be loose to allow for absorption of the ball impact. To raise up for easy mowing untie the bottom rope corners and simply pull the hangers attached to the bottom of the net down until you can attach them to the net hangers on the ground sockets. International Buyers - Please Note. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior.
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