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Sticky Thread Sticky: The Official Craigslist Thread (Round 3)

The last thread got up over 10,000 posts with too many people asking if they should pick up the bowflex down the street, so it's time to start a new one. Let's all keep our eyes open for the shake weights for .20/lb, strap on our Chucks, and speed away on our unicycles for those sweet pick ups....

aclockworkoi‎, 05-09-2014 11:16 PM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Pic's and discussion of your "Home Gym"

Lets see where you work out. Mine;

Rocket‎, 12-18-2005 08:49 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Belts - A Comprehensive Guide

The topics “Do I need a belt” and “What belt should I buy” are such a frequent occurrence that it has warranted a detailed posting on the topic. This is meant to be a dissertation on the topic, and shall be inclusive of all the information that is required to answer this question. If you don’t...

cmarti063‎, 05-16-2014 06:22 PM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: The Official Power Rack Thread - August 2010 version

This is a collaborative effort from the equipment forum members. The 2008 edition has a lot of broken links and rather than keep that one going we decided to start a new one. First let’s have a few definitions to clear up some confusion. Squat Stands: These are probably the most useless...

Jimbo.‎, 08-07-2010 11:03 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: ***READ THIS FIRST*** Official workout equipment FAQ

We've been talking about starting a thread like this a number of times... so I'll start out with some of the more common questions and I'm sure it'll expand from there. Q: "I'm a newb and I want to know what I should get to start my home gym?" A: The majority of people will be best served by...

deseee‎, 02-05-2009 09:02 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Official Newbie Bowflex Search

So you are new and dumb enough to believe the Bowflex commercials, before you get flamed and negged into the red, use the damn search function to get the answer to "dude, should I be ignorant and think about getting a bowflex" OK, now if you post another thread, you get what is coming to...

ctgblue‎, 01-02-2009 06:31 PM
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Arrow Sticky Thread Sticky: General Forum Rules

Welcome to the Forums It is our hope that the members of the forums will help each other in providing motivation and information to those looking to reach their fitness goals. To protect our members and the forums, the following rules are effective in all sections. Please take...

ForumSentinel‎, 05-19-2014 08:12 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: This is Not a Classified Section!!!

THIS IS NOT THE PLACE TO POST STUFF YOU HAVE FOR SALE!!! I'm seeing a lot of people and (some not noobs!) posting items they have for sale in this section. That is not what it is for and is against board rules. There is a craigslist sticky for posting great deals you see but if it isn't a...

Wildtim‎, 10-07-2012 06:53 AM
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questions about buying use equipment

i might have a shot at buying this setup used minus the bench for 350, should i take it? I'm new to this and I dont know what a good price would be. this is the model number. GS348QP4 Thoughts?

Justinmjones‎, 05-24-2015 07:32 PM
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York Barbell Club - Part II

The first thread for the York Barbell Club has run to the maximum number of posts. I bring you Part II, a place for the York Gang to hang out and share their interest in vintage American iron from York, PA. For those of you who can't see the linked text above, here's the old thread:...

AttyGuy‎, 05-11-2015 07:30 PM
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Fixed Dumbbell Handle help

Can someone recommend me a fixed dumbbell handle that is a little over an inch in diameter? I am looking for anything up to 1.25 inch. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I want to build my own dumbbells but I can only seem to find the cheapie .87 inch diameter handles that feel so small. Thank...

blakeswan‎, Yesterday 04:36 PM
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Thumbs up 'Look what I bought today!'.

Thought I would start this thread for people to show off their recent/latest purchases. Could end up being a great scource of dirty, filthy, gym pr0n. Note to noobs; you need 50 posts to show pics. Once you have 50posts, this is the code you need to use to embed the pics: I'll...

ProtienandIron‎, 08-12-2012 03:00 AM
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Rogue Barbell Club

I figured it's probably long overdue for a Rogue Barbell Club. I'm sure there's some vintage (circa 2006) collectors out there too. I'll start off: Rack: Rogue R3 w/ Matador and Landmine attachments Bars: Rogue Ohio Power Bar, Rogue Matt Chan Bar, Rogue SB-1 Safety Squat Bar Bench:...

Bench905‎, 04-01-2015 05:38 AM
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my private training facility is almost complete!

Just bought a used bodycraft mini xpress machine from a bodycraft outlet near my house for 500$ this thing is amazing! honestly you could put it in a commecial gym. absolutly no jerkiness, perfect resistance, i was actually shocked that it worked like it did. Aside from a few more sets of DBs, my...

psalms1441‎, 05-22-2015 10:24 AM
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Looking for a sled

Hey, I'm looking for recommendations on a good sled to buy. Here are a few criteria I'm looking for: 1. Some kind of slick feet option - will be used on a smooth concrete basement that I don't want to scratch. 2. Bars not too wide - I'm pretty small and don't want my shoulders failing before...

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The semi-official KIJIJI thread(for us canadians)

this is what i got tonight for $50....i can sell the plates alone for at least $125:

michaelstone‎, 07-21-2012 09:28 PM
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Flywheel resistance for rowing or pulldown machines

I normally see this for cardio rowers, and once I saw an endurance rope pulldown thing which I figured might also use a flywheel. Does anyone have any idea how this works? Does it get harder or easier to pull the faster/harder you do it? Just watched this: Lnpd38Quh0o SkiErg Wondering...

2bars‎, Yesterday 04:58 PM
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The Legendary Thread

With the arrival of my new rack, I wanted to start up a thread on Legend Fitness equipment, to talk about and share picture of our equipment. If this proves to be sufficiently popular, we'll start a Legend Fitness club. Above is the picture of my new rack, a Fat Bar Power Station, # 3171. I...

AttyGuy‎, 07-31-2014 06:59 PM
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Used Equipment

This is not a classified ad. I'm asking for advice on where to sell my used (quality stuff, not wanting to sell via a garage sale) power cage, Olympic bar and plates, incline bench, and iron master dumbbell set. Is Craigslist best? EBay seems pricey these days. Thanks.

snissors‎, Yesterday 05:29 AM
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Barbarian Line Multibank Ultimate v Warrior Multibank Bench

I'd like to know your opinions on the Barbarian Line Multibank Ultimate and how it compares to normal Warrior Multibank bench on megafitness website theirs only a 29 difference, I'd like to get it for the Leg part for attachment 119 to allow leg extensions and leg curls, The only down side I...

crestfa11en‎, Yesterday 05:00 PM
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American Barbell WOD

Has anyone seen or used this bar? It seems like a pretty good deal for a stainless bar but I can't find any reviews anywhere. I seen that one guy on here had one of their higher end bars and it looked pretty nice but there's a big price difference between his and this one.

mliebs‎, 05-24-2015 04:36 AM
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Talking OSUDimond opens a gym

It's finally time brahs. I have started the process of opening a 3000-4000 square foot training facility. I have been collecting and upgrading my equipment for a while now and am very happy with everything that will fill up my gym. I still have some missing pieces and some things I need to get more...

OSUDimond‎, 07-01-2013 10:38 AM
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Cost No Object Machines and Free Weights, the Best of the Best

Hi All, So far I ordered the following: ELITE FTS Collegiate Power Rack Elite FTS Colegiate 0-90 Bench SORINEX HURRICANE

HealthNutMD‎, 09-30-2010 06:57 PM
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Any advice on barbell?

I've searched a bit but all I keep getting are the crews for different name brands. I was looking at a CAP OB86B barbell that was cheap - $120~ And I was looking at the Rogue Ohio Power bar - $250~ Any advice on other bars or which one would be best? Trying to finish up my home gym in...

Sparkles56‎, 05-19-2015 06:37 PM
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Need help choosing a rack: Promaxima vs Titan HD vs Get Rx'd Guillotine

Hey guys, just looking for some opinions. I've been reading through a lot of the posts here and have narrowed down my search to either the Promaxima Fw-28a ($299), Promaxima Fw-74 ($399), Titan HD ($399), or the Get RX'd Guillotine ($399). I live in Houston, so I can pick up either Promaximas or...

vhn3np‎, 05-24-2015 07:37 PM
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The Vinchay Foam Roller

Hey fellow lifters, I need your insight- my team and I are putting together a customizable foam roller with varying intensity and we're trying to come up with alternative ring designs. The rings come in pairs and can be removed interchanged or placed anywhere along the core to better target...

Catchflight02‎, 05-24-2015 07:02 PM
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Vintage Iron Thread

Hi All, I read a post a few weeks ago in which SnowOne and DonForeman suggested a vintage iron thread to discuss/identify old plates. I wasn't part of that discussion, but I see that no one has created the thread, and I have a couple of plates that I could use some help identifying, so I figured...

rlundregan‎, 08-14-2012 03:19 PM
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Homemade Power squat and bench final version

First 3 pics my mobile rack, 2 parts so i can move it inside ( winder ) I have to make the hooks but it's great for bench/press/squat/rack pulls/rdl etc etc Will also make the bench a little wider. Also the multi bar is homemade. A3QUtIS.jpg v8eb1Uv.jpg...

juGGaKNot‎, 05-14-2015 10:17 PM
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HD Titan Power Rack 2x3

The short: I've seen a few threads and reviews on Titan's "Fitness power rack", but none on the "HD Power Rack 2x3." It appears to be a Rogue R-3 clone. Does anyone have experience with it? This is the Titan rack:...

Murser‎, 06-27-2014 09:48 AM
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my best deal yet pics + intense rust removal ?

Hey what's up everyone so I've been adding some stuff to my gym I recently got power block sport 9.0 with 90lb kit and getn ready to get 130lb kit, a prowler, med balls, .....BUT yesterday I think I got a good deal I got -reverse hyper with a short and long strap -2 adjustable Jerk boxes -2...

boxinggsxr‎, 05-22-2015 09:27 AM
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Red face Stomach not progressing with the rest of body.

Hi, i'm using starting strength diet, theres no pull up bar or hyperextension bench in my gym and my arms are starting to get a little muscle but my belly is still a lil chubby one.I do sit ups.What do I do?

Lochlainn1‎, 05-24-2015 02:07 PM
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The 299.99 elitefts yoke bar thread

Last year I remember that elite had their yoke bar on sale for 299 with shipping on a one day flash sale and most of us missed it.... Let's ban together and try to catch it this year because I bet it's coming soon!!

tombro‎, 11-04-2014 03:07 AM
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Ripped tendon in finger

Hi, I have a ripped tendon in one of my fingers, its completely detached and cannot be repaired. This significantly reduces the strength in my left hand and is becoming extremely painful to hold the weight I am currently lifting. I have never used lifting straps, would they help take the...

passiveolive‎, 05-23-2015 02:51 PM
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