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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

Lobster Elite Battery Tennis Ball Machines

Lobster Elite Battery Tennis Ball Machines

Lobster are internationally recognised as one of the leading brands of tennis ball machines. We supply the full range of Lobster Elite ball machines.

Spinfire, Playmaker & Sports Tutor Tennis Ball Machines

Spinfire, Playmaker & Sports Tutor Tennis Ball Machines

Spinfire, Playmaker and Sports Tutor Cube battery operated tennis ball machines.

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 Machine Balls & Ball Baskets

Tennis Ball Machine Balls & Ball Baskets

Pressureless tennis balls suitable for use with tennis ball machines and ball baskets/retrievers to help collect balls and keep the court tidy.

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 models from Lobster, Sports Tutor, Spinfire and Playmaker. 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 Liberty
Product CodeTE171TE172TE170TE152/TE153
Skill LevelBeginner, IntermediateBeginner, IntermediateBeginner, IntermediateBeginner, Intermediate
Remote ControlNoneNoneNoneOptional 2 function
Hopper Capacity70 balls70 balls150 balls150 balls
Ball Ejection Speed15-45 mph15-45 mph35-65 mph20-80 mph
Ball Intervals2-12 seconds2-12 seconds2-10 seconds2-10 seconds
Ball Elevation15-45 degrees15-45 degrees0-50 degrees (manual)0-50 degrees (manual)
Ball SpinNoneNoneNoneTopspin, Backspin
OscillatorNoneSingle (Horizontal)Single (Horizontal)Single (Horizontal)
Pre-programmed DrillsNoneNoneNoneNone
Personal DrillsNoneNoneNoneNone
2-Line FacilityNoNoNoNo
3-Line FacilityNoNoNoNo
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-court
Weight10.70kg10.70kg16.00kg16.00kg
ChargerSmart 1ASmart 1A3 State3 State

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

 Lobster Elite 1PlaymakerLobster Elite 2Spinfire Pro 2
Product CodeTE185/TE186TE183TE175/TE176TE174
Skill LevelBeginner, IntermediateBeginner, Intermediate, AdvancedBeginner, Intermediate, AdvancedBeginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Remote ControlOptional 2 function6 functionOptional 2 function9 function
Hopper Capacity150 balls300 balls150 balls200 balls
Ball Ejection Speed20-80 mph18-70 mph20-80 mph20-70 mph
Ball Intervals2-10 seconds2-10 seconds2-10 seconds2-20 seconds
Ball Elevation0-50 degrees (electronic)6-30 degrees0-50 degrees (electronic)8-55 degrees
Ball SpinTopspin, BackspinTopspin, BackspinTopspin, BackspinTopspin, Backspin
OscillatorSingle (Horizontal)TripleDualTriple
Pre-programmed DrillsNoneNoneNone2-line (Narrow, Medium, Wide)
Personal DrillsNoneNoneNoneNone
2-Line FacilityNoYesNoYes
3-Line FacilityNoNoNoNo
Max Running Time4 hrs continuous / 8 hrs on-court2 hrs continuous / 4 hrs on-court4 hrs continuous / 8 hrs on-court2.5 hrs continuous / 5 hrs on-court
Weight19.00kg30.15kg20.00kg24.75kg
Charger3 StateSmart 6A3 StateSmart 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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