Inflatable  Mirror Balls ​Frequently Asked Questions

Inflatable Mirror Balls ​Frequently Asked Questions

Kassie Espinoza on Oct 15th 2018

Inflatable Mirror Balls Frequently Asked Questions

What material are the Inflatable Mirror Balls made out of?

Our mirror balls are made of PVC Tarpaulin Cloth. The material is thick, durable and it has a glossy finish.

What is the thickness of the material?

The PVC cloth is 0.45mm and on top of that there’s a layer of 0.3mm mirror cloth.

Is it fireproof?

No it’s fire retardant, which means it’s used to slow or stop the spread of fire.

Is there a certificate of flame retardancy?

Yes but we will send you a fire retardant test certificate only upon request.

What amount of air pressure is needed?

12-18 kpa (2.6 psi).

What type of pump is used to fill the balls with air?

A 110V air pump is included with your purchase within the USA (220V within Europe). If a stronger air pump is needed, let us know and we can provide you with one at an extra cost.

How long does it take to inflate the ball?

It takes approximately 10 minutes to inflate an 8 feet (2.4 m) ball. With that in mind it will take less than 10 minutes if the ball is smaller that 8 feet and longer than 10 minutes if the ball is larger than 8 feet.

For how long does it stay inflated?

The balls will remain intact for up to one year.

Can water be used to inflate the balls?

Yes but keep in mind that it will take very long to fill the balls with water.

What sizes are available?

We have sizes available from 3 feet (0.9 m) up to 20 feet (6 m) in diameter.

How much does it weigh?

A 6 feet (1.8 m) mirror ball is approximately 33 pounds (15 kg). The bigger the size of the ball, the heavier it will be. The smaller the size, the lighter it will be.

Is a repair kit included?

As requested. It contains small pieces of mirror tarpaulin cloth which can be glued over any rips or damage. The glue is not included.

Is a storage bag included?

Only if you requested.

What’s the best way to store/transport it while not in use?

It’s recommended to deflate the mirror balls and fold it flat. Then you can wrap it with bubble wrap to protect it from any potential damage before storing it away or transporting it.

Are there ropes included if I wish to hang the Mirror Balls?

You have to request it.

How do you hang it?

The balls are made with 4 small loop attachments on the top portion of the ball. So if you wish to hang it then rope can be strung through each loop.

How do you place it on the floor without it floating away?

The product needs to be anchored to the floor. It is recommended to use sandbags, which we can provide upon request only, at no extra cost.

Is this product qualified to be used in theaters and event halls?

Yes, this product is made for that purpose.

What is the difference between the giant mirror balls and the giant balloons?

The giant mirror balls are inflatable but they don't float in the air, whereas the giant balloons are inflatable and float in the air.

Do the mirror balls come in colors with a matte finish?

Yes but the only color we have in a matte finish is white.

Can a logo be printed on a mirror ball?

Yes, as a matter of fact we specialize in these types of custom orders. When placing your order make sure to attach the image file of the logo or graphic. Then, let us know what color you wish the logo to be or any general detail requirements. Custom colors available for additional charges If you have any other questions about specifications feel free to contact us directly by phone or email.