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Stiga Daytona T8127 Table Tennis Table

Let's review the Stiga Daytona T8127 table tennis table to see if it's suitable for your needs...

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Stiga Daytona T8127 table tennis table

The Stiga (pronounced Steega) Daytona T8127 is an entry level table from an established brand.

So let's take a closer look at all aspects of this table so that you can decide whether the Daytona T8127 is the right table for you.

You may also want to read my article explaining how to choose the right table tennis table for you. I recommend that you don't buy ANY table tennis table until you've read it.

Note: Very few tables have rackets (also known as paddles or bats) and balls supplied as standard, so you'll need to check with your supplier if you need them.

 

You can also see a list of all Stiga table tennis tables here.


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Stiga Daytona T8127 Table Tennis Table

Stiga Daytona T8127 table tennis table

You can buy this table at Amazon here

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Specification...

  • Type: Indoor use
  • Model number: T8127
  • Size: Full sized table - 9 feet long by 5 feet wide, 2 feet 6 inches high
  • Thickness of playing surface: ⅝ inch
  • Color of playing surface: Black
  • List Price: $500
  • Apron: 1½ inch steel
  • Legs: 1½ inch (outside diameter) steel tube, with self opening function
  • Wheels: 3 inch mag wheel casters, 2 with brakes
  • Ball bearing caster: No
  • Undercarriage: Rigid unibody chassis
  • Quick play: 30 Minute Assembly
  • Net & posts: Supplied (but net is only 5 feet 6 inches long)
  • Shipping Weight: Approx 226 pounds

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Here's the table in the "playback" position...

Stiga Daytona T8127 table tennis table in the playback position

When you're erecting or storing this table, each half of the playing surface independently tilts into an upright position.

This feature, which is present on many tables, enables the table to be used by one person by using the upright section of the table as an opponent.

The total measurements for this table in the playback position are:

  • Height: 62 inches
  • Width: 60 inches
  • Depth: 68 inches

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Here's the table in its storage position...

Stiga Daytona T8127 table tennis table in its storage position

When you're not using the table, you may want to store it away.

This is how the table looks in its storage position with each half of the playing surface in an upright position.

The total measurements for this table in this position are:

  • Height: 62 inches
  • Width: 60 inches
  • Depth: 32 inches

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Here's a close up of the corner of the table...

Stiga Daytona T8127 table tennis table corner protector

The corners of a table can be hazardous in certain situations, and this picture shows how the corner of this table is protected.

This is a useful safety feature.


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Here's a close up of the edge of the table...

Stiga Daytona T8127 table tennis table edge

This table has a one and a half inch steel apron underneath the edges of the playing surface.

This helps support the playing surface and reduce the opportunity for the playing surface to warp easily.


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Here's a close up of the type of wheels used for this table...

Stiga Daytona T8127 table tennis table wheels

When you need to move the table (usually in its storage position) there are wheels on the four center legs.

The wheels are 3 inch mag wheel casters, 2 with brakes.


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Here's a close up of the type of legs used for this table...

Stiga Daytona T8127 table tennis table legs

In addition to the four centre legs which have caster wheels on them, the four corner legs are as shown here.

These legs are not adjustable so if you have an uneven floor, this table may not be suitable for that location.


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Here's a close up of the type of net which is supplied with this table...

Stiga Daytona T8127 table tennis table net

The ITTF rules state that the length of the net must be 6 feet, and the height must be 6 inches.

The net supplied with this table is 5 feet 6 inches long and 6 inches high.

Therefore, it does not meet the ITTF requirements for competitive play, but it's suitable for recreational play.

However, you could easily buy a new net of the correct length.


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Here's how to assemble this table...

This table requires minimal assembly.

However, two people will be needed to assemble this table, although three people may be required for certain tasks.

The table top is in two halves, with each half measuring 4 feet 6 inches long by 5 feet wide.

The manufacturer's assembly instructions are included here.

It's a pdf document which is 7 pages long and you can download it now.

Please note:

You'll need Adobe Acrobat Reader or Preview installed on your computer to view these instructions.

Most Windows computers have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed already - it's FREE, but if you're one of the few who haven't got it, click on this link http://get.adobe.com/reader and follow the instructions on the Adobe web site to download it.

(Mac users can use Preview which is already installed on all Macs)

Download your Stiga Daytona T8127 table tennis table assembly instructions here

Download your Stiga Daytona T8127 table tennis table assembly instructions here
(pdf file - 450Kb)

This is a pdf file

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Who is this Stiga Daytona T8127 Table Tennis Table for?

This table is primarily intended for light home use.

Ideally, you would assemble the table and leave it permanently erected.

This table is designed for indoor use and if used outdoors you take a risk that the playing surface may warp.

If you want an inexpensive table for home use, this would be a suitable choice.

 

You can buy this table at Amazon here

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You can also see a list of all Stiga table tennis tables here.


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