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Tarmak 500 Adult Basketball - Magic Jam Size 7

€ 11.98

Designed for intensively playing outdoor basketball.

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SKU: S142793 (2410343)
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Product benefits
  1. ball touch
    Foam rubber: air injected into the rubber for a soft feel
  2. Bounce
    Bounce
    Innovation:Magic Jam to strengthen weak areas and maintain air pressure.
  3. Durability
    1.8 mm rubber cover for extreme durability
  4. Traction
    Tyre-tread textured rubber panels ensuring excellent ball grip.
  5. ball touch
    Foamy rubber cover.
Details
  • Play where?
    Indoor/Outdoor
  • Player age
    Boys over 13
Product feature
  1. What makes the Tarmak R500 and its Magic Jam so special?
    The Tarmak R500 basketball is one of a kind. Some balls are slippery, have terrible bounce and can't be repaired. We came up with a solution. Our ball features a reinforced cover and has a green gel on the inside made of microparticles of rubber which, when sucked up by air, fill in any punctures and strengthen worn areas. This prevents air leaking out so you can keep playing. We called this gel Magic Jam.
  2. Is the R500 really puncture-proof?
    The Tarmak R500 ball won't go flat for up to 10 punctures of 2 mm in diameter. If you find a hole, bounce the ball at least 10 times. This causes the Magic Jam to move around and fill in the hole before hardening on contact with air. If the ball loses too much pressure, simply re-inflate it (to 0.62 bar for ideal bounce).
  3. What makes the R500 so grippy?
    Having a good grip is essential in basketball. We turned to something else that depends on excellent grip for inspiration: tyres. The Tarmak R500 basketball was designed with a rubber cover that provides exceptional durability and grip. The sculpted panels draw inspiration from tyre tread and alternate with panels in a thick, basketball pebbling that also ensures excellent grip.
  4. How much should you inflate your basketball?
    A basketball that is overinflated or underinflated doesn't give you the best match experience. The recommended pressure is clearly marked on the ball by the manufacturer. Ideally, you should use a pump with a pressure gauge so that you can be more precise. At Tarmak, we recommend a pressure of 0.62 bar. Enjoy your match!
  5. What ball should you use?
    The ball size depends on the player's age and sex. Baby basketball: size 1 to 3. Girls and boys under 10: size 5. Girls aged 10 and up, women, and boys aged 10 to 12: size 6. Boys over 12 and men: size 7. If you want a very durable ball, go for a rubber ball. If you want a ball with a good feel, leather or synthetic are the right materials.
  6. What height basket should you choose?
    The official height of a basketball basket is 3.05m (rim height). If you want a basketball basket for your child, you need something that will grow with them. For younger kids there isn't an official height so you can choose whatever suits them best. Up to the age of 10, club baskets are set at 2.60m. After the age of 10, both girls and boys play with 3.05m baskets
  7. Did you know that all TARMAK products are tested in the lab and in match conditions?
    The design team behind the TARMAK products is based at Kipstadium in Northern France. It is constantly aiming to make basketball a more enjoyable experience. All Tarmak products have been tested in real-life situations by actual players for a number of weeks. These regular tests, along with customer feedback, help us develop our products. Lab tests are also carried out to check our products' various properties
  8. Who designs the Tarmak basketball products?
    Tarmak is a team of keen basketballers who develop products especially for playing basketball. The entire product range is designed to meet the needs of even the most demanding basketball players and to give you maximum enjoyment during training and matches.
  9. What gear to get, how to train: explore our basketball tips!
    Tarmak is here for anyone playing basketball, from beginners to regulars. Check out our tips for training, kitting yourself out, and playing alone or with friends. https://conseilsport.decathlon.fr/conseils/basketball-al_332
Product testing
  1. Composition
    Outer fabric : 100.0% Rubber - Synthetic Inside room : 100.0% Rubber - Synthetic Inner fabric : 100.0% Polyester (PES)
  2. Cleaning advice
    Clean with water and a brush.
  3. Product restrictions
    *up to 10 holes 2 mm wide
  4. Product catchline
    This Basketball is equipped with "Magic Jam" technical solution, making it PUNCTURE PROOF (up to 10 holes 2 mm wide)
Product reviews
4.5 / 5
12 reviews
15 users recommend this product
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  • It's good!

    25/09/2018
    Kapil (India)
    Used for 2 to 8 weeks
  • Best Product at best Price ,

    22/08/2018
    saurav (India)
    Used for 1 week or less
    Please provide it with a box
  • amazing product but a bit heavy

    19/08/2018
    raunaq (India)
    Used for 2 to 8 weeks
    it has a good grip and very good for shooters
  • Nice grip and bounce

    24/06/2018
    VenuGopal (India)
    Used for 2 to 8 weeks
    Nice gripping and bouncing for a 9 yr old kid training
  • Excellent quality

    17/06/2018
    Pravanjan (India)
    Used for 1 week or less
    No advice
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