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Tennis Ball Machine Spares, Repairs and Service

Tennis Ball Machine Spares, Repairs and Service

sportsequip.co.uk service or repair Playmaker, Spinfire and Tennis Tutor tennis ball machines for British customers. We regret that we are no longer able to service or repair Lobster machines. Alternatively, we may be able to just supply replacement parts with full fitting instructions. Contact our sales office for details on sales@sportsequip.co.uk

Playmaker Tennis Ball Machines

Playmaker Tennis Ball Machines

Playmaker battery operated tennis ball machines offfer great value. Includes all accessories.

Spinfire Tennis Ball Machines

Spinfire Tennis Ball Machines

Spinfire battery operated tennis ball machines - suitable for beginners or advanced tutoring.

Lobster Elite Battery Tennis Ball Machines

Lobster Elite Battery Tennis Ball Machines

Internationally recognised as one of the very best makes of tennis ball machines. Section includes the full range of Lobster Elite tennis ball machines and accessories.

Sports Tutor Cube Tennis Ball Machines

Sports Tutor Cube Tennis Ball Machines

Entry level battery operated ball machines suitable for beginners or intermediate players.

Lobster 201, 301, 401 Spares & Components

Lobster 201, 301, 401 Spares & Components

Although Lobster mains machines have now been discontinued we can still offer spare components - whilst stocks last.

Tennis Ball Machines

sportsequip.co.uk sell a range of battery operated tennis ball machines suitable for coaching and training use on club, school and domestic home tennis courts.

There are many types and makes of tennis ball machine available on the market. We value usability, reputation, reliability and service above all else - so we only sell ball machines with a proven track record in both quality and functionality. In the rare event that you need it, we also offer 'spares and repairs' for most tennis ball machines - enabling us to offer an after-sales service that is second to none in the UK.

Our range includes Lobster, Sports Tutor, Spinfire and Playmaker ranges. We aim to sell at very competitive prices:

  • Lobster Elite Battery Machines - Elite Freedom, Liberty, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and Grand Slam machines - with or without remote control units.
  • Sports Tutor, Tennis Tutor Cube Battery Tennis Ball Machines - for beginners and intermediate standard players.
  • Spinfire Tennis Ball Machines - Spinfire Pro 2 tennis ball machine and accessories.
  • Playmaker Tennis Ball Machines - Suitable for beginners to advanced players.
  • Tennis Ball Machine Accessories - special pressureless trainer tennis balls for use with all types of ball machine. Includes storage and shower covers.
  • Tennis Ball Baskets and Ball Retrievers - for practice, coaching and for use with all makes of tennis ball machine.

Tennis ball machine comparison charts (ordered by price):

 Sports Tutor Tennis CubeSports Tutor Tennis Cube (with oscillator)Lobster Elite FreedomLobster Elite LibertyLobster Elite 1
Product CodeTE171TE172TE170TE152/TE153TE185/TE186
Skill LevelBeginner, IntermediateBeginner, IntermediateBeginner, IntermediateBeginner, IntermediateBeginner, Intermediate
Remote ControlNoneNoneNoneOptional 2 functionOptional 2 function
Hopper Capacity70 balls70 balls150 balls150 balls150 balls
Ball Ejection Speed15-45 mph15-45 mph35-65 mph20-80 mph20-80 mph
Ball Intervals2-12 seconds2-12 seconds2-10 seconds2-10 seconds2-10 seconds
Ball Elevation15-45 degrees15-45 degrees0-50 degrees (manual)0-50 degrees (manual)0-50 degrees (electronic)
Ball SpinNoneNoneNoneTopspin, BackspinTopspin, Backspin
OscillatorNoneSingle (Horizontal)Single (Horizontal)Single (Horizontal)Single (Horizontal)
Pre-programmed DrillsNoneNoneNoneNoneNone
Personal DrillsNoneNoneNoneNoneNone
2-Line FacilityNoNoNoNoNo
3-Line FacilityNoNoNoNoNo
Max Running Time2.5 hrs continuous / 5 hrs on-court2.5 hrs continuous / 5 hrs on-court2 hrs continuous / 4 hrs on-court2 hrs continuous / 4 hrs on-court4 hrs continuous / 8 hrs on-court
Weight10.70kg10.70kg16.00kg16.00kg19.00kg
ChargerSmart 1ASmart 1A3 State3 State3 State

Tennis ball machine comparison chart - continued (ordered by price):

 PlaymakerLobster Elite 2Spinfire Pro 1Spinfire Pro 2
Product CodeTE183TE175/TE176TE173TE174
Skill LevelBeginner, Intermediate, AdvancedBeginner, Intermediate, AdvancedBeginner, Intermediate, AdvancedBeginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Remote Control6 functionOptional 2 functionNone9 function
Hopper Capacity300 balls150 balls200 balls200 balls
Ball Ejection Speed18-70 mph20-80 mph20-70 mph20-70 mph
Ball Intervals2-10 seconds2-10 seconds2-20 seconds2-20 seconds
Ball Elevation6-30 degrees0-50 degrees (electronic)8-55 degrees8-55 degrees
Ball SpinTopspin, BackspinTopspin, BackspinTopspin, BackspinTopspin, Backspin
OscillatorTripleDualSingle (Horizontal)Triple
Pre-programmed DrillsNoneNoneNone2-line (Narrow, Medium, Wide)
Personal DrillsNoneNoneNoneNone
2-Line FacilityYesNoNoYes
3-Line FacilityNoNoNoNo
Max Running Time2 hrs continuous / 4 hrs on-court4 hrs continuous / 8 hrs on-court2.5 hrs continuous / 5 hrs on-court2.5 hrs continuous / 5 hrs on-court
Weight30.15kg20.00kg24.75kg24.75kg
ChargerSmart 6A3 StateSmart 4ASmart 4A

Tennis ball machine comparison chart - continued (ordered by price):

 Lobster Elite 3Lobster Elite 4 (Grand Slam)Lobster Elite 5 (Grand Slam)Lobster Elite 5 LE (Grand Slam)
Product CodeTE177/TE178TE179/TE180TE197/TE198TE163/TE182
Skill LevelBeginner, Intermediate, AdvancedIntermediate, AdvancedIntermediate, AdvancedIntermediate, Advanced
Remote ControlOptional 2 functionOptional 20 function or iPhone/Android remoteOptional 20 function or iPhone/Android remoteOptional 20 function or iPhone/Android remote
Hopper Capacity150 balls150 balls150 balls150 balls
Ball Ejection Speed20-80 mph20-80 mph20-80 mph20-80 mph
Ball Intervals2-10 seconds2-12 seconds2-12 seconds2-12 seconds
Ball Elevation0-50 degrees (electronic)0-50 degrees (electronic)0-50 degrees (electronic)0-50 degrees (electronic)
Ball SpinTopspin, BackspinTopspin, BackspinTopspin, BackspinTopspin, Backspin
OscillatorTripleFully random with variable speed/spinFully random with variable speed/spinFully random with variable speed/spin
Pre-programmed DrillsNone3 pre-set6 pre-set6 pre-set
Personal DrillsNoneNone6 programmable6 programmable
2-Line FacilityYesNoNoNo
3-Line FacilityNoYesYesYes
Max Running Time4 hrs continuous / 8 hrs on-court4 hrs continuous / 8 hrs on-court4 hrs continuous / 8 hrs on-court4 hrs continuous / 8 hrs on-court
Weight20.00kg20.00kg20.00kg20.00kg
Charger3 State3 State3 State3 State

If you would like more information about a term used in this section, please check our Tennis Ball Machine Glossary of Terms for a definition. For special or specific capital tennis equipment please telephone us now on 01858 545789.

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