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Are there devices to measure vertical jump?

If your budget allows, the Vertec is a measuring device that telescopes from six to twelve feet. It has moveable vanes in half-inch increments and works the same as the wall test described above. For those with a bigger budget, there are electronic force platforms and jump mats which calculate jump height and leg power using a series of equations.

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