Playing field equipment - Basketball equipment - Functional and 2020 Document Number: NL EN 1270 : 2020Sector: DOMESTIC AND COMMERCIAL EQUIPMENT. ENTERTAINMENT.TC: NL TC 83ICS: 97.220.30This European Standard specifies functional requirements (see Clause 3) and safety requirements (see Clause 4) For basketball equipment. This European Standard is applicable to 8 types of basketball equipment within the classes A to E (see 3.1). This European Standard is not applicable to home basketball equipment, which is considered to be covered by EN 71-1, and to ball throwing equipment. NOTE The intended use of ball throwing equipment is for the purpose of practising attempts to propel the basketball into the basket.