Let’s go through some important points you need to know about before buying your ping pong table.
Before you decide on buying your ping pong table, you will have to know which type of table that is suitable for you.
Benefits of a Mini Ping Pong Table?
Mini tables do not have the same size as a full sized TT table. They are small in size and have smaller playing surface.
I will advise that you should buy a mini table tennis table, if you do not have enough space at home or if you want to play the game with your kids.
Mini ping pong tables are very good for kids and juniors who are beginning to play the game, as they grow up they can upgrade to play with full sized tables.
Mini ping pong tables are very easy to store when they are not in use because it doesn’t requires too much space.
A mini table is very affordable with price ranging between $60 to $150. They are mainly designed to be easily set up and taken down as quickly as possible.
However, if you are a beginner and you want to develop your table tennis skills, a mini ping pong table will not be suitable for you.
If you already have a mini table tennis table and you want to step up your game and develop your techniques, go for a full size table, you will see the difference and your game will definitely get better than before.
Full Sized Table Tennis Table
The full sized tables are the official table tennis tables used in table tennis tournaments. A full sized table will be more suitable to help you to develop your table tennis techniques.
You can decide to buy an indoor or outdoor table tennis tables.
The official size of a full sized TT table is 2.74m long, 1.525m wide and 76cm high. An ITTF approved table must be in green or blue color and the table must be divided into two halves by a 15.25 cm high net.
As a beginner you need to decide if you want to buy your own table tennis table for you to practice the sport at home and improve your game.
If you cannot afford your own ping pong table now, you can practice in a local table tennis club near you.
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