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Buddy Capps Texas All American Bar In-Depth Review

The Texas All American Bar is the first general-purpose barbell produced by Buddy Capps, the company behind the legendary Texas Power Bar. Utilizing a similar construction and material list as the Texas Power Bar, the All American Barbell features a more passive knurl to allow things like barbell cycling. Although the …

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Rep Fitness PowerSpeed Bar In-Depth Review

The Rep Fitness PowerSpeed Bar is a unique take on a powerlifting barbell that stops the knurling short to allow for “rapid re-centering” of the bar in a rack. Although overall, it's a good barbell, spec wise, we did not find the shortened knurling to be of a big benefit …

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American Barbell Gold Standard Bar Review

The American Barbell Gold Standard Bar is a great option for anyone looking to purchase a versatile barbell. The Gold Standard Bar has a flashy gold finish, yet durable zinc coat, as well as being produced in the United States, and meets IWF standards. This barbell should not go overlooked when …

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Vulcan Absolute Power Bar V2 In-Depth Review

The Vulcan Absolute Powerlifting Bar V2.0 is one of the strongest barbells currently being made. It's comparable to the best on the market including the Rogue Ohio Power Bar and we highly recommend it to anyone looking for a Powerlifting-specific barbell. Table of contents Vulcan Absolute Powerlifting Bar V2 Vulcan …

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Kabuki Strength New Generation Power Bar Review

The Kabuki Strength New Generation Power Bar is the best power bar we've tested to date. Everything from the knurling to the tensile strength of the steel is superior to other power bars we've reviewed including our previous favorite, the Rogue Ohio Power Bar. If you're looking for the best …

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FringeSport Hybrid Barbell Review

The Hybrid Barbell is Fringe Sport's answer to the ever popular Rogue Fitness Chan Bar. Featuring some unique specs at a great price, the FringeSport Hybrid Barbell is an excellent value for those wanting a jack of all trades barbell. Table of contents FringeSport Hybrid Barbell review Suggested Improvements Full …

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Rogue Ohio Power Bar Stainless Steel Review

The Rogue Ohio Power Bar is our pick for the best powerlifting barbell for most people. Rogue has taken this already outstanding bar and exchanged the zinc coated shaft with stainless steel creating a barbell that could only be improved a couple of ways as detailed in our review. Table …

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Rogue Cerakote Barbells Review

The Rogue Cerakote Barbells may look cool, but the corrosion resistance provided by the Cerakote coating is actually a very effective innovation in barbells. Although Rogue isn't the first to add Cerakote to barbells, they are doing it at a better value than just about everyone else. Table of contents Video …

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