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Best Squat and Power Rack Reviews and Comparisons 2017

Best Squat Rack Reviews Guide

Being able to lift safely is an important part of any home workout. That’s why a power rack or squat stand can be such a valuable piece of fitness equipment. But with so many types to choose from, how do you know which one to buy? It’s not always easy. We’ve seen over 100 different racks and stands on Amazon …

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Valor Fitness BD-33 Power Cage Review

Valor Fitness BD-33 Power Cage

The Valor Fitness BD-33 is one of the company’s strongest heavy duty power cages, capable of supporting up to 1000 lbs of weight inside the cage, and up to 500 lbs on the front catches. This is the same capacity as the higher priced BD-41 power cage, and marks a significant increase over the 600 lb capacity offered by the …

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Valor Fitness BD-19 Sawtooth Squat Rack Review

Valor Athletics BD-19 Squat Rack

The Valor Fitness BD-19 is one of the strongest squat racks in the collection so far, with a weight capacity of 600 lbs and 12-gauge solid steel construction. But considering the BD-6 squat rack has a weight capacity of 650 lbs and is usually available for around $20 less than the BD-19, which design really represents the best value for …

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Valor Fitness Squat Rack Reviews

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If your goal is to build muscle or strength quickly, adding compound movements such as deadlifts, squats, and overhead presses is the fastest way to recruit the widest range of muscle groups in a single movement. But although this makes your workouts more efficient, if you train at home without a spotter then you’ll need a way to perform these …

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Cap Barbell Squat Rack Reviews

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Cap Barbell is a company that offers a wide range of different strength training equipment, from dumbbells and bars through to weight plates and home gyms. What really sets them apart as a company is the way they’ve managed to develop this equipment in an affordable way, whilst maintaining a high level of quality. This is something which is reflected …

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Valor Fitness BD-17 Combo Squat/Bench Press Rack

Valor Fitness BD-17 Combo Squat and Bench Rack

The Valor Fitness BD-17 has been created as a high quality, low budget squat and bench press rack, that’s ideal for home gyms where space is at a premium. In this review we take a closer look at the design features, as well as comparing it with some of the other racks and cages in the Valor Fitness range, to …

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Titan Power Rack Squat and Deadlift Cage

Titan Fitness Power Rack Squat and Deadlift Cage

The Titan Power Rack from Titan Fitness is designed to provide an important element of safety to your home strength workouts, with its 700 lb capacity and steel construction. But how does this compare to similar power racks and squat stands in the same price bracket? In this review we take an in-depth look at the competition to help answer …

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Titan HD Power Rack Review – Squat, Deadlift, Bench Press

Titan Fitness HD Power Rack Review

The Titan HD Power Rack offers a number of advantages over the standard rack design, with an increased weight capacity of 1000 lbs, and the option of a dip bar attachment to increase the number of upper body exercises available. In this review we take a look at more differences between the two designs, as well as the overall design …

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Deltech Fitness DF4500 Power Rack Review

Deltech Fitness Power Rack

With its 750 lb weight capacity and safety rail design, the Deltech Fitness DF4500 Power Rack is built to support all the weight you need to achieve your new one rep maxes. In this review we take a look at the overall design features, workout options, customer reviews, and make a quick comparison with one of the most popular racks …

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FreeMotion 620 BE Power Cage Review

FreeMotion 620 BE Power Cage

The FreeMotion 620 BE Power Cage has been designed to make the most of the space available in your home gym, combining features of a squat rack, power cage, and vertical knee raise station (VKR) in the one piece of equipment. But the fact is strength training is a competitive industry, even between the companies that make the equipment. So …

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XMark XM-7620 Commercial Power Cage with Dip Station

XMark Fitness Commercial Power Cage

Marking a significant upgrade over the XM-4430, the XMark XM-7620 Commercial Power Cage offers a much wider range of exercise options. In this product review we wanted to take a look at the cage in more detail, including the various improvements and new features that can help make your home workouts more effective. Design features Perhaps best known for their …

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Cap Barbell FM-CB8008 Ultimate Power Cage

Cap Barbell FM-CB8008 Ultimate Power Rack

Combining traditional free weight training with more recent trends towards suspension and resistance band training, the Cap Barbell FM-CB8008 Power Cage offers a range of features you won’t often find outside of a commercial gym. In this review we take a look at some of these design features in more detail, including the suspension training options, exercises available, improved safety …

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Cap Barbell FM-CB8000F Deluxe Power Cage

Cap Barbell Deluxe Power Cage

The Cap Barbell FM-CB8000F has been designed as the next power rack up from the CS7000F in the range. Priced around the same level as the BD-6 from Valor Athletics, we wanted to take a look at the features in a bit more detail, to help determine which is the better option. How the design can benefit your training With …

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Cap Barbell FM-CS7000F Power Rack Exercise Stand

Cap Barbell Power Rack Exercise Stand

The Cap Barbell FM-CS7000F Power Rack is the first stand in the Cap Barbell ‘FM’ series that supports a variety of barbell and bodyweight exercises. Although there are more advanced power cages in the range, this may be the best option to choose if you are on a limited budget, or are limited on space. Design features If you’re looking …

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Valor Fitness BD-3 Squat Stand Review

Valor Fitness BD3 Squat Stands

The Valor Fitness BD-3 Squat Stands are the entry level design in a range that also includes the popular BD-9 set, but with a lower weight capacity of 150 lb. This product article takes a look at the stands in more detail, together with the customer reviews, benefits to your workouts, and a comparison with other stands in the Valor …

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