THE KETTLER CHAMP 3.0 AND CHAMP 5.0 OUTDOOR TABLE TENNIS TABLES
Sold Exclusively In The U.S. Through RobbinsTableTennis.com
The Kettler Champ 5.0 outdoor –Formerly sold as the Robbins Optima
Note, The Kettler Champ 5.0 (see video)and the Robbins Optima are the same structure with the Champ 5.0 (see video) color recently having been revised to black.
KETTLER-GREAT FOR TABLE TENNIS PLAY
Thick 7/8 “top with a wood core-for a real table tennis table bounce!
This top is made specifically for table tennis play.
The top has total protection from the weather with a totally sealed aluminum encapsulation.
Hidden robotically welded sealing of the wood top totally protects the top from the elements.
THE OTHERS-NOT MADE FOR TABLE TENNIS PLAY-LOW INCONSISTENT BOUNCE
Typically ¼ inch which is expressed in mm usually as 6 to 8 mm or so.
Not designed and made for table tennis play. Often called aluminum composite panels which sounds like Kettler, but this type is usually thin plastic core with thin aluminum sheet laminations.
KETTLER –TOP HAS SOLID ATTACHMENT TO CHASSIS BELOW-SCREWED ONTO CHASSIS
Top is solidly attached with screws and brackets to the Chassis below.
Special design exclusive to Kettler has screws attached to special channel
THE OTHERS-THIN TOPS MUST BE GLUED TO CHASSIS BELOW
The tops are so thin that they cannot screwed to the chassis below
Glue is a poor means of attachment, especially for outdoor products. The tops tend to peel off the chassis.
KETTLER TABLE TENNIS TABLES Will CORROISION FREE IN ANY WEATHER
Total Protection with a totally sealed aluminum encapsulation. Hidden robotically welded sealing.
Weatherproofing- Kettler chassis parts are dipped in a corrosion proofing solution before being powder coated with as much as four times the powder coating as other tables.
THE OTHERS- THIN POWDER COATING MAKES MOST VULNERABLE TO CORROSIVE INFLUENCES
Table tennis is traditionally an indoor activity so the typical table tennis company has little experience at making outdoor products. Without experience in making outdoor products the others are prone to corrode.