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How-To Install Tips for our products.

Drop Lines for Cable Kit

I’m looking to install some cable lines for a batting cage net and use some drop lines to allow me to put the horizontal cable lines. Can you help? Thanks, Jeff ————————————————— Hi Jeff, Sure we can help you with the drop lines. I would need to know the height of the net and the [...]

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ShellCage Multi-Lane Net Installation Instructions Part 1: Installing Your Shell Net

As our ShellCage Multi-Lane Batting Cage Systems become more popular every year, (read how ShellCage multilane tunnels can help increase a facility’s usefulness and revenue), we’ve been getting a lot of questions about how to install them. This 2-part installation guide will help. For example purposes, let’s consider a ShellCage with three standard size tunnels [...]

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Cable Line Thickness

Hi, I have a question on the thickness of the cable lines. I’m planning on running cable lines 45′ between my walls, do you recommend the 3/16″ or the 3/16″ cable lines. The

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NetShield – New Heavy Duty Batting Cage Impact Mesh

For those of you building a cage in a confined space, Practice Sports is very proud to present NetShield, an easy and  cost-effective solution for protecting walls, HVAC, and windows. Standard batting cage netting is not designed to be installed ‘trampoline tight’ so it allows some push-through from baseballs and softballs. That’s the reason is [...]

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Barrier Net Installation Tips for Basketball Courts and Multisport Courts

A lot of our customers use netting to enclose an outdoor basketball court. We call this type of netting barrier netting. You can receive an instant quote on a baseball or golf barrier net using our Custom Net Calculator. Of if you’d like to enclose the area with a larger mesh size, like basketball or [...]

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Custom Ceiling Brackets for CurtainCage Cable Kits

When choosing to use a CurtainCage system (wall to wall cable kit) which allows you to slide the net on cable lines, sometimes cable lines can’t be anchored into wall whether it’s due to obstructions on the wall or longer gaps between walls.  When this is the case, we have options to anchor the cables [...]

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7 Best Tips to Install a Batting Cage + 5 DON’T DO’s…

Indoor Batting Cage Installation Kits How do you build an indoor batting cage? What hardware do I need? We get this question DAILY at Practice Sports. And we’re here to help you identify the best installation method for your needs. We’ve installed batting cages for over 15 years, so understand the nuances for what makes a [...]

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