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Balls do not come out of tennis ball machine (Lobster 401)

Lob ster ball bucket 201. Balls do not come out with any zip. Balls seem to get caught in rubber collar in tube, just before pvc pipe with vent holes. Could rubber collar have shrunk in last year ? I have Exactly the same problem with mine, do you think that it is a common fault?

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The most likely cause is that dirt and debrie in your hopper has affected the operation of the rotor. Have you cleaned it out and inspected it closely? I would look for any sticky substance close to the rotor also.

But it could also mean that your rotor screw or bolt that hold the rotor on work themselves up even slightly it could cause your problem.

Overall, the operation of the Lobster 401 is pretty simple so it is probably something simple that is wrong.

Posted on Jul 05, 2011

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