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Old 05-25-2005, 09:13 AM   #1
John Walsh
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Can Therabands be used to assist with muscle ups?
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Old 05-25-2005, 02:59 PM   #2
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I seem to recall (from other threads and postings in Comments) that they have been used in that manner. I have no experience with that application personally though.
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Old 05-25-2005, 07:00 PM   #3
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Jumpstretch bands will work a little bit better because they are longer and in a continuous loop. But I guess you could tie a bunch of therabands together to achieve the same result.
The tricky thing about bands is that they give you a lot of assistance for the pullup, less for the transition and almost none for the dip.

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Old 05-26-2005, 10:07 PM   #4
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Yes... I ordered some exercise bands from Iron Woody and used the thinnest ones to "scale up" to an unassisted muscle up. I remember seeing a link (on CF.com) to an industrial supply site that sold basically the same "shipping bands" at incredible price. Can anyone help out with that link?
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Old 05-27-2005, 02:46 AM   #5
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Old 05-27-2005, 03:01 AM   #6
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I'm using an Ironwoody blue
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