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DIY Belt Squat Machine

The Belt Squat Machine is one of the most coveted pieces of gym equipment available today. Although there are many options, including those made by Westside Barbell, Pit Shark, Matt Wenning, and others, they're all pretty pricey. This DIY Belt Squat Machine requires no special skills and costs well under …

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DIY Reverse Hyper Machine for Under $100

The Reverse Hyper is one of the most coveted pieces of equipment in any gym. In this Do-It-Yourself Tutorial, we'll show you how to make your own DIY Reverse Hyper Machine for less than $100. Table of contents What is a Reverse Hyper? Diagrams Supplies Tools Instructions In Use Alternatives …

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DIY Outdoor Bodyweight Gym

Training in a home gym is awesome, but being able to work out in the fresh air is one of the best feelings there is. One of our readers built and detailed how he built one of the most epic outdoor gyms we've seen. Details: Total Cost: I estimate this …

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DIY Squat Rack Guide

I love DIY projects. I especially love when they're well built and provide an effective piece of equipment for training. This guide is built based off of two other guides. The parts list is based on Buff Dude's design (they also have an AWESOME YouTube Channel.) The actual build is …

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DIY Rock Climbing Wall for Under $100

Wow, do I love do-it-yourself projects. There are so many different things you can make, and often they can be made better and cheaper than what you would buy off the shelf. One thing you can't really buy off the shelf is a rock climbing wall. Granted you could call …

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DIY Outdoor Weightlifting Platform and Rack

I was scanning Reddit the other day and saw an awesome tutorial for an outdoor weightlifting platform and squat rack. There's quite a few DIY weightlifting platform tutorials available, although I think mine is the best *wink* *wink*, but there's very few that could stand the abuse of being outside. …

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DIY Stall Bars

If you were to walk into any gym in the 1950's you would find stall bars.          They look like a completely vertical ladder made out of wood. When I first saw them I had no idea what they were for or why someone would have them in their gym. …

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DIY Climbing Peg Board

There are so many options for creating Do-it-Yourself Equipment available today. It amazes me that more people don't take advantage of making their own equipment on their way to fitness dominance. The climbing pegboard is something that I didn't have a chance to use until I made it. The inspiration …

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DIY Crossover Symetry System Replica

This is not the Crossover Symmetry System, this is a replica, and in my opinion a pretty good one. The Crossover Symmetry System has been taking the CrossFit world by storm. I've always had problems with any overhead movements and saw this as something that may be helpful and it …

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