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    What a difference between the "before" and...

    What a difference between the "before" and "after" pics! That bar looks great. Nice job!
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    Nothing too extraordinary to report here, but I...

    Nothing too extraordinary to report here, but I did get my recently purchased York 5' barbell cleaned up. Obviously not everyone's cup of tea, but I'm excited to replace my old Chinese bar with this...
  • I wouldn't doubt the chrome being an issue (the...

    I wouldn't doubt the chrome being an issue (the plates still look sweet!). I know even with my set of NIB 1980's chrome beauty bells from Ivanko, once they start to peel, they never stop.

    Luckily...
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    Oh, I was unaware. I don't keep up with Titan too...

    Oh, I was unaware. I don't keep up with Titan too much, I usually just make a purchase if something I need is cheap....and I'm positive I can still use or modify the product even if it arrives and is...
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    I needed some comfortable knurled handles for an...

    I needed some comfortable knurled handles for an upcoming project, and since raw knurled material isn't exactly cheap, I took a chance and bought a pair of 38mm stainless dumbbell handles from...
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    I just placed a backorder for Titan's new squat...

    I just placed a backorder for Titan's new squat stand to half rack conversion. It supposedly won't ship out until 6-30-21, but I'm still excited. I wasn't sure how else to easily and cheaply add...
  • First, nice job asking such an open ended...

    First, nice job asking such an open ended question concerning gym etiquette. No such thing as stupid questions.....only stupid people.

    I always check the DB/free weight section as I enter the...
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    I've slacking on watching the boneyard and a bar...

    I've slacking on watching the boneyard and a bar I've needed for several years just made it's way into the boneyard and was sold out over the weekend. Damn! Why did I slack off!?!?! You really can't...
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    I wanted to thank you again for your input...

    I wanted to thank you again for your input Duplicitous, you were spot on with pricing the Holdtite collars. I posted them on Ebay late last night for $160/best offer and they sold this morning for...
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    Classic, yet so true! Put the paint brushes and...

    Classic, yet so true! Put the paint brushes and spray cans down, people....unless you plan to keep the item for yourself and aren't out to make a huge profit! I guess at least it doesn't look like...
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    Thanks for the idea, I'll check ebay tonight. ...

    Thanks for the idea, I'll check ebay tonight. I'm going to rinse and wipe down my "new" plates in a little while to see what I have exactly, and how nice everything cleans up. I may find more clues...
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    Yeah, everything there has 1-1/8" hole size and...

    Yeah, everything there has 1-1/8" hole size and they fit the York bar nicely. No signs that anything was modified or "hogged out", the holes are factory. The pancake plates (and I think the green...
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    I didn't realize the pancake plates are blank on...

    I didn't realize the pancake plates are blank on one side until today. Of course 15lb plates are somewhat uncommon to begin with. I just wish they said YORK on them somewhere.
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    So I just purchased my first York weights and...

    So I just purchased my first York weights and bar. Pretty exciting stuff! I don't know much about York, but I felt comfortable taking a small financial risk in effort to fit in with the "cool" kids....
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    Thanks for your input Duplicitous. On spread. ...

    Thanks for your input Duplicitous. On spread.

    Are any of these York plates more valuable or harder to find than the other plates in this set?
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    I feel like an idiot posting here, but I was...

    I feel like an idiot posting here, but I was hoping someone could give me some insight regarding vintage York weights. I searched the forums last night and I'm more lost than when I started. ...
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    First I'd suggest seeing your doctor and getting...

    First I'd suggest seeing your doctor and getting any needed imaging or PT to help figure out what the specific issue is and help remedy it. After that, I'd look into getting Mark Bell's Slingshot. My...
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    I appreciate the encouragement! I have so much...

    I appreciate the encouragement! I have so much more work to do to get this setup closer to what I think is ideal, but I'm still plugging away at it as time permits.
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    Special or not, those York plates are just plain...

    Special or not, those York plates are just plain cool! The newer design of these plates is missing that obvious nostalgic feel.
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    So I finally got my Jack Lalanne plates finished...

    So I finally got my Jack Lalanne plates finished and put into use, as well as the brand new Cap OB-86PBCK black oxide bar that I bought on sale for $100 in 2017 and stashed in the closet. I knew from...
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