Standard Bars Bellefontaine OH

A barbell and complete set of plates works the same as a complete set of dumbbells, but rather then shifting to an entire new set of dumbbells when you want to change weights, you simply adjust the plates on either end of the same bar and lock them in place with weight collars or clamp. Read on to learn more about standard bars.

Sports Authority
(614) 476-0500
3850 Morse Road
Columbus, OH
Services
Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
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Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
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Sports Authority
(614) 860-1900
5819 Chantry Drive
Columbus, OH
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Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
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Egelhoff Sports Inc
(614) 436-5700
50 Dillmont Dr
Columbus, OH
 
Bob's Sporting Supply
(419) 855-9054
5770 W Camper Rd
Genoa, OH
 
M C Sports
(740) 452-1323
3885 Gorsky Dr
Zanesville, OH
 
Sports Authority
(614) 799-0100
6285 Sawmill Road
Dublin, OH
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Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Dunham's Sports
(937) 592-3888
2061 S Main St
Bellefontaine, OH
 
Yoho's
(740) 472-1502
113 S Main St
Woodsfield, OH
 
William's County Outdoor Supply
(419) 636-6477
6782 US Highway 127
Bryan, OH
 
Belmont Country Club
(419) 666-3454
29601 Bates Rd
Perrysburg, OH
 

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Standard Bars

Barbells are the most versatile piece of fitness equipment for building muscle tone and mass. When I think of how many exercises one can perform with a standard bar and complimentary weight plates, I wonder why anyone would ever purchase individual weight machines.

A barbell and complete set of plates works the same as a complete set of dumbbells, but rather then shifting to an entire new set of dumbbells when you want to change weights, you simply adjust the plates on either end of the same bar and lock them in place with weight collars or clamp

If you have little money to throw around, like I did when I put together my home gym, you can still put together a decent set-up with a standard bar and a variety of weight plates. From there you can add more plates, a bench or an additional barbell when you have the cash.

Really, the only reason you'd need more than one barbell bar is if adding or removing plates was getting in the way of your workout say, if you worked out according to a stop watch. More than one standard bar would also allow you to load plates for 2 exercises, giving your muscles a break from continuously change plates.

If you read fitness magazines or spend time in weightlifting chat rooms then you've probably heard some disagreements when it comes to standard versus Olympic bars. The main difference between these two types of bars lies in the diameter of their holes. For example, standard plates have 1-inch holes and use slightly ...

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