The Fan Shaped Steel Backboard is formed from a single piece of heavy gauge steel and reinforced with a heavy gauge vertical center channel and heavy gauge horizontal channels. All reinforcing sections shall be welded to the shell to make a single vibration free unit. Key-slots in the horizontal channels shall be spaced at 20″ vertical and 35″ horizontal centers to match the standard fan mounting dimensions. Backboard shall be phosphate pre-treated and shall have a durable white powder coat finish to protect against weathering. Orange target is silk-screened on face of backboard for permanent markings. Goal mounting holes in rear channel shall be standard front mount pattern and shall accept all stationary front mount goals.