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Old 01-16-2004, 07:53 PM   #1
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I looked everywhere in my town for an olympic bar and some plates, but no luck. Theres a brand new USA Sports 300 pound set at Scheels for $160. I saw some on Ebay for less, but would then cost $100 to ship and they're used.

Im gonna be using them for O-lifts on a dead grass spot in our yard) and Im guessing bumper plates wouldn't be neccessary?

Any suggestions on obtaining an O set?


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Old 01-17-2004, 07:38 AM   #2
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Check the newspaper and yard-sales (probably won't find any until spring). I picked up a lot of equipment cheap this way.

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Old 01-19-2004, 11:20 AM   #3
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For O-lifts I would highly advise getting a pair of 25 pound or 10kg rubber composite bumpers, even if you are going to be lifting on grass. They'll expand your options considerably and they only run about $100 a pair.
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