Stiga is one of the very popular choices for table tennis tables for players all over the world. Today, you can find a variety of different Stiga outdoor table tennis table models that catered for different people. Each table is having its unique and distinctive attributes.
Apart from that, each table also having its own features and fitting for different price ranges. Knowing that buying a ping pong table is not cheap, it is best for you to do your homework before making up your mind to buy any of the tables.
- Patented Quickplay Chassis Design
- Aluminum Composite Table Top
- 2″ Steel Self-Opening Legs with Leg Levelers
- 5″ All-Terrain Double Wheel Casters
- Oversized composite caster beam with steel cross beam supports
- A heavy-duty welded steel support frame
- Expect 2 hours for assembly
- Molded corner protection pads
- Galvanized hardware
- Regulation style striping
- Includes premium all-weather net and posts setup
- Full-sized screen print on the backside of tops
- Weight: 125 lbs
- Packaged dimensions: 62.6″ x 57.1″ x 5.7″
- Play position dimensions: 108″ (9ft) x 60″ (5ft) x 30″
- Playback position dimensions: (1 side in storage position and 1 side in play position): 60″ x 68″ x 62″
- Storage position dimensions: 60″ x 30″ x 62″
This is an outdoor table that comes without pre-assembly. Which mean you will need to carry out the assembly job yourself. You will find an assembly manual is available for your reference to assist you in setting up the table.
You may want to simply read through the manual to get a brief idea on how to go through the installation process. The assembly work is not so easy and it may take you 2 to 3 hours to complete the task.
Now, I would share with you one of the Stiga tables which are known as Stiga Baja Outdoor Table Tennis Table. This table surface is constructed with 10mm weather-resistant aluminum composite top and silk screen striping which enables it to withstand to all weather conditions.
With this sturdy implementation, the table will not be getting warp or rust easily. It allows for consistent play and persistent bounce regardless of where you have the table set up. The 5″ all-terrain double-wheel casters provide easy mobility of the table from playing location to storage without much effort.
Even though many players will find this table does not provide them with the quality bounce like other outdoor ping pong table does, however, one thing that you can be sure is that there will definitely be players who do enjoy to play the game with this table.
Apron and Frame
After setting up the table, you will observe that under the table, there is a welded steel support frame which provides sturdy supports to the tabletop.
Besides, there is also steel apron that flows all the way around the frame. With the availability of steel apron, you can have your table well protected from warping.
For the 4 corners of the table, you will find corner protectors existed to add safety for the table where people tend to hit the table with their bodies or rackets. These corner protectors can help to prevent the edge from cracking off or get chipping.
Net and Post
With the purchase of this table, you will get the STIGA 72″ Pivoting All-Weather Net & Post System as well. The net is of good design and engineering.
You will need to adjust the net periodically as the tension of the net may get loose after some time.
There are 2″ self-opening steel legs with leg levelers for the table. The legs are perfectly built to make the table to be positioning steadily. And you can adjust the leg levelers by raising or lowering the legs if you are placing the table outside on an uneven playing surface.
Thre are 5″ all-terrain, double wheels equipped on the table. The wheels are having the safety lock to provide you with additional safety. Once you put the table in position, you can lock the wheel so that it won’t move around.
This table is designed with the weather-resistant feature. As you will be noticed that the table is built with the bottom is made of top board with thickness of 10mm and sheet metal, thus you can easily discover why the table can withstand all the test of sturdiness from the abuse of players, and also endure itself against sun, wind, rain, and other weather conditions.
However, there is one significant drawback complaint by some people in which the table doesn’t provide even bounce for the shot. And it’s observable throughout the whole table where a player can notice the difference especially when the shot hit at the back edge of the table.
The playing surface of this table is not made of wood. Therefore, it is not ITTF approved where it didn’t meet the wood requirement for the standard tournament table.
The other thing that some people may shun away from buying this table is with the reason the asking price for the table is quite expensive. Hopefully, in the near future, those suppliers will cut the price for this Stiga Baja Outdoor Table Tennis Table and many people may be then considering buying it.
The design of this monster is not really of top quality but it is constructed to be good enough to hold up against any of the factors.
The Stiga Baja Outdoor Table Tennis Table features with an exceptional spot and it particularly depends on the player to figure out which location they want to place the table outdoor and they can fit it in for a short while and play in no time.
Even though the price may be quite expensive for some people, but if you take a look at other outdoor table tennis tables that are of similar range with this table, the price is still considered okay. While the table may be up to the standard for official tournament play, but it is still a quality outdoor table that you can place at your garden or backyard and having fun with your friends and family members.
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