Batting Cage Netting for Sale
Whether you're building a backyard DIY batting cage or a batting cage facility that will be used every day for years to come, we got you covered! We carry all types of batting cage nets: different net gauges (the thickness of the net and overall durability), different materials (polyethylene vs polyester), and different sizes (various length and width sizes for different applications). If you're building your own batting cage, don't forget the batting cage frame!
Let's quickly go over the difference between batting cage net gauge size and material so you can make the right purchasing decision for your batting cage build.
Batting Cage Net Gauge Numbers and What They Mean
#24 Net Gauge: These nets are a great option for DIYers building their own backyard batting cage customers. For those of you that have little league to high school players, the #24 netting should be fine and last up to 4-5 years. 1-3/4″ mesh square, with a breakpoint of 237 lbs. We recommend this HDPE #24 batting cage net for your batting cage needs!
#27 Net Gauge: These nets are very similar in appearance and tensile strength to our #24 netting. The #27 nets are a great budget option for baseball batting cage nets for backyard cages.
#36 Net Gauge: One of the most popular and most bang for your buck batting cage netting options we carry. The #36 gauge nets are the perfect option for little league all the way up to college-level baseball. We even see some indoor facilities and MLB teams use it for their batting cages! In a well-used batting cage, #36 netting can last 5-6 years depending on weather, or 8 years + as a backstop net. These nets have a breaking strength of over 340 lbs. We recommend using this HDPE #36 batting cage netting for your next batting cage build!
#42 Net Gauge: A level up from the #36 net, the #42 nets are a great option for MLB teams and indoor facilities/ batting cage businesses that get a lot of use. This net is a bit overkill for backyard batting cages and backstops, but if you have the money for it, it'll last you anywhere from 5-7 years. The #42 batting cage nets have a breaking point of around 440 lbs. We recommend using this HDPE #42 batting cage netting for your next batting cage build!
#60 Net Gauge: An overkill for most DIYers, #60 gauge net is a good option for those that have the money and want to get as much life out of their nets as possible. These nets are used in heavy-use facilities, college and professional teams, as well as backstop and safety netting for MLB stadiums. These nets have a breaking point of about 720 lbs.
#96 Net Gauge: The strongest and most durable net of them all, the #96 gauge net is mostly used for batting cage divides and areas of batting cages that receive a lot of impact. These nets are also used in theme parks and for other safety applications. These nets have a breaking strength of over 1,000 lbs.