ball launcher consists of steel frame construction, dual DC drive
motors, and 8" wheels. It features transparent chute with
custom-designed ball feed mechanism. The launcher is suitable for
use in commercial OEM products, education, and research.
strength steel frame with painted black finish
designs: table-top or floor-stand
with 24" stand
leg supports (table mount version)
adjustable direction and launch angle (floor-stand model)
speeds up to 60+ MPH
chute with computer-controllable ball-feed mechanism
up to 90 balls per minute
dust-cap also functions as safety block
dimensions: 14"L x 16"W x 18"H
dimensions: 21"L x 21"W x 40"H
24VDC / 14A
speed: 60+ MPH
rate: 90 balls per min.
to see the launcher in action? Click the link below for a video
Note: The video incorrectly lists a max.
ball speed of 100+ MPH. The actual ball speed is 60+ MPH.
Tennis Ball Launcher
was created as a prototype for demonstration purposes and is not
available retail sale. However, a design guide is available for
describes design & construction details associated with the
launcher and contains descriptions, assembly instructions,
suppliers, parts list, and over 60 photos and diagrams.
The guide is available in two editions: standard
and lite. The standard edition
contains complete details and is intended for anyone who may be
interested in building the launcher or a similar machine. It includes
all the information you will need to obtain the necessary components
and to construct the unit.The lite edition is
intended for those who may be interested only in a construction
overview. It excludes some information such as suppliers, part pricing,
and detailed construction notes. (A free
of the manual is also available.)
carefully review the terms and conditions below prior to purchase.
4MB - PDF
4MB - PDF
500K - PDF
Terms and Conditions
- The design guide is a PDF manual that will be provided
electronically, typically within 1 business day after purchase. You
will receive an e-mail with
- The manual is considered intellectual property and may
copied, distributed, or published. The buyer receives licensed access
materials and is not permitted to share them with any other parties.
the guide indicates your acceptance of these terms.
- While every effort
has been made to provide reliable part data, please understand that
suppliers frequently change their
inventory without notice. We cannot assume responsibility for modified
pricing, depleted stock, discontinued parts, or related issues.
guide describes only the floor-stand model and does not cover the
ball-feed mechanism utilizes a hobby RC servo motor for feed
activation. While the guide describes mechanical installation and
assembly of the mechanism, it does not describe servo control
considerations. RC servos require a special electronics
interface that is beyond the scope of the manual. However, the guide
discusses an alternative manual activation approach that utilizes a
- This project requires medium to advanced experience with
mechanical assembly and fabrication. While expert skill is not
required, the novice might find portions of the project somewhat
challenging and should seek appropriate assistance as necessary.
- All sales are final. Unfortunately, we cannot provide
refunds for this item.