Rogue Loadable Dumbbells

Rogue loadable dumbbell
Rogue loadable dumbbell
Rogue Loadable Dumbbells
Rogue Loadable Dumbbells
Rogue Loadable Dumbbells


4.4 out of 5 based on 5 customer ratings
Based on 5 Ratings

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  • Additional Olympic change plates necessary
  • Long loadable sleeve length
  • Solid construction
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Made in USA

In-Depth Review

Pros & Cons

What we like ...
  • Use your existing weight plates
  • Long, 6.75-in loadable sleeve
  • Same quality as Rogue Ohio Bar
What needs improvement ...
  • $270 for a pair
  • Weights not included in price
  • Can buy in a package with weighted collars

Product Summary

Rogue’s Loadable Dumbbells condense the key design and manufacturing elements of our full-size Ohio Bar into a compact, versatile new format. As an alternative to storing a complete set of traditional dumbbells in your gym, the DB-10 and DB-15 Dumbbell offer loadable sleeve lengths of 3.625″ and 6.75″ respectively–enabling athletes to make precision, custom weight adjustments in their dumbbell training using any standard Olympic plates as the increments.

Using the same plates you’d load on a standard barbell, the DB-10 and DB-15 allow athletes to easily adjust the total weight of the dumbbell as they go through different movements and/or when they ramp up their training. This also makes the Rogue Loadable Dumbbell uniquely optimized for a larger gym, where multiple athletes need to be able to quickly customize the dumbbell to their own needs. One tool. All-purpose.

The knurled handle carries over the same original pattern we developed for the Rogue Ohio Bar. Months of testing and fine-tuning went into precision-machining a firm but non-abrasive knurl that could maximize both performance and comfort. Please Note: The knurl pattern is the same on all versions of the Loadable Dumbbell. However, because the stainless steel option holds up without plating, the knurl will more accurately maintain its originally designed feel.

Manufactured in Columbus, Ohio, the DB-10 and DB-15 really are built like miniaturized Rogue barbells, starting with a 28.5MM diameter, 190,000 PSI tensile strength steel shaft. The sleeves are machined from a single piece with a bright zinc finish, and both versions include quality bronze bushings and a snap ring sleeve design just like our Ohio Bars.



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Made In USA


Bar Use


Bar Weight

10 or 15 LB



Loadable Sleeve Length

3.625" or 6.75"

Sleeve Coating

Bright Zinc


Lifetime Warranty



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Rogue Loadable Dumbbells

GGR BuiltScore: 4.5/5
4.4 out of 5

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    These handles are a great option for people who have change plates already.