Bells of Steel EZ Curl Bar

Bells of Steel EZ Curl Bar

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  • 22.5 lbs
  • 47” length
  • Bronze bushings
  • Black phosphate coating
  • 500 lb weight capacity
  • 28 mm diameter
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Pros & Cons

What we like ...
  • Inexpensive
  • High weight capacity
  • Medium knurling
  • Bronze bushings provides smooth spin
What needs improvement ...
  • Coating not as protective as other coatings
  • Some reviews state some quality issues, mostly with uneven coating

Product Summary

The Bells of Steel EZ Curl Bar is a great value short curl bar. The bar’s sleeves accept two-inch Olympic weight plates, and the bar has a weight capacity of 500 pounds. The bar has a black phosphate coating to help prevent rust and corrosion. Also, the black shaft with nickel plated coating on the sleeves makes for a sleek look.

The bronze bushings provide a smooth spin on the barbell. The medium knurling has a solid feel to it as well. The diameter is 28 millimeters, the same diameter as Olympic weightlifting barbells.

Some reviews talk about issues in quality, namely there being an uneven coating. However, at a low price point, this bar can still bring a lot of value to the table.



22.5 lbs



Loadable Sleeve Length


Weight Capacity

500 LB


28 MM

Shaft Coating

Black phosphate

Sleeve Coating


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      With black phosphate coating and a medium knurling, the Bells of Steel EZ Curl Bar is a solid specialty bar presented at a budget-friendly price.