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Old 03-01-2007, 07:25 PM   #1
Will Nuse
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I've got a line on a dumbbell rack plus 4-5 pairs of dumbbells (I believe they're hexagonal) for $400. Haven't seen it yet; going to look at it on Saturday and may haggle a little if I think I can get away with it. Is this at least halfway reasonable? Thanks in advance.
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Old 03-01-2007, 07:37 PM   #2
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Seems high to me, but depends on how much weight, if they are rubber-coated (useless to me but still more expensive in a store) and the quality of the rack.

Personally, I'd pass. In my area, you can buy used hex dumbbells from Play It Again Sports for $.29/lb. I think new prices are $.40 - $.49 at big box stores.
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Old 03-01-2007, 08:44 PM   #3
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Will - that's way high. I got a brand new set of rubber coated dumbells in 5 pound jumps from 5 to 40 for $300. You can find much better deals on Craig's list or Play it Again Sports or even new stuff from Garts or GI Joes on sale for much cheaper. Don't buy them.
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Old 03-01-2007, 10:12 PM   #4
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That is way too much.
Unles those 4-5 pairs are really heavy DBs then Id try to negotiate it down.
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Old 03-02-2007, 04:11 PM   #5
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Just to beat a dead horse, Academy sports sells an 8 pair db set with storage rack for under $300. hts/weights_benches&lnkSRC=FitNav&start=12

Work and family safe, walt disney himself would approve.

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Old 03-02-2007, 04:13 PM   #6
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Okay, that's what I thought too. Thanks!
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