Trampolines are a fun activity and a great exercise for kids and youngsters. Kids mostly enjoy trampoline exercises as a part of physical exercises. Trampolines have many health benefits besides losing weight.
PS: Eric wrote a complete list of trampoline exercise benefit.
People are found often worried about quality of trampolines and prefer good quality trampolines for safety purposes and want long lasting product.
Have you ever thought of dangers included in using cheap trampolines?
Let me share some dangers that are involved if cheap trampolines are being used:
Safety net of a cheap trampoline may be torn off
Cheap product are formed by combining cheap quality accessories for it. Trampoline accessories include safety nets, pads and mats. Cheap quality safety nets can be easily torn off and the purpose of safety can no more be accomplished.
If while bouncing on a cheap trampoline, you get to fall aside on the safety net and it gets torn off apart due to cheap quality material being used while making it, you may probably fall off and this would provide no more security and safety.
Cheap quality mats and pads may wear out after a small time
Trampoline springs are covered with padding to avoid any harm. Also trampoline mat is responsible for making the base of trampoline. According to a good saying, “If base is weak, the building would be weak too”. Similarly if base of trampoline is not of good quality, it may not serve the purpose.
Cheap trampolines have inferior quality rods which may broke off soon
Rods of trampoline are formed from metal. These catch up springs in it and are responsible for making the trampoline structure h2. If the rods are of inferior quality, that is if they are made of inferior quality metal or weak material, it may ultimately fall off soon. If gets broken while jumping then it can cause serious damage to the user.
Good bounce may not be produced in cheap trampolines
Trampoline mats are responsible for producing bounce in it. If the trampoline is cheap then the mats would also be of cheap quality that would affect the bouncing abilities of trampoline.
If good bounce is not produced, the purpose of using trampoline goes off. That’s the main reason to encourage you for buying quality trampoline.
Cheap trampolines may not last longer
Cheap quality objects are found to last for a short time. In case of trampolines, inferior quality trampolines are worn and torn apart after about 4-5 months of continuous usage. Its cheap quality safety net enclosure and frame are also proved to be dangerous if broken off while jumping on it because it can cause severe damage to the user causing bone fracture, spinal and head injuries.
After knowing above facts we come to conclude that cheap trampolines can be a great danger to bring at home and use. They can cause serious injuries which can even lead to death. Better safe than sorry. So, trampoline safety is the first thing to consider, and high quality trampolines are preferred to avoid such problems and keep yourself and your kids safe and sound.