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Body Solid SDIB370 Bench Rack Combo Review

Body Solid SDIB370 Bench Rack Combo

The Body Solid SDIB370 is a squat rack and weight bench combo, and includes their top-of-the-line SFID325 adjustable ProClub Line bench. But considering this is a half rack and not a full power cage, is it really the safest and most cost efficient option if you’re setting up your own home gym? In this review we’ll take a closer look …

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Body Solid GFID71 Heavy Duty FID Bench Review

Body Solid GFID71 Weight Bench

The Body Solid GFID71 weight bench is a top-of-the-line model from a company renowned for the high quality of its fitness equipment. But compared to the earlier GFID31, is the difference in price justified, and which design represents better value for money? In this review we’ll be taking a closer look at the features that set this bench apart from …

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PowerBlock Sport Bench Review

PowerBlock Sport Bench

The PowerBlock Sport Bench is designed by the same company that created the bestselling PowerBlock adjustable dumbbell collection, and represents excellent value for money considering its 550 lb weight limit. But how does this compare to weight benches in the same price range? Would you actually be better investing in a FID bench with leg developer attachment for full body …

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Best Weight Bench Reviews and Comparisons 2017

Weight Bench Reviews Guide

Whether your goal is to increase muscle size, strength, or endurance, a high quality weight bench is one of the most important pieces of equipment for any home gym. The best part is that there are hundreds of designs now available, suitable for anyone starting their first fitness program, through to seasoned strength athletes training for professional competitions. This much …

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Body Solid GDIB46L Olympic Bench Review

Body Solid GDIB46L Olympic Weight Bench Review

The Body Solid GDIB46L represents one of their most affordable Olympic Weight Bench, offering a variety of incline and decline positions that simply aren’t available on models like the SDB351G (decline only) and SFB349G (flat only). But with over a dozen freestanding benches in their collection, is this combination design actually limiting the range of exercise options available, and does …

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Body Solid Weights Bench Reviews

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In addition to their home and commercial gym systems, Body Solid also has an impressive collection of weights benches, ranging from Hyperextension Boards to high strength Flat Incline Decline (FID) designs. Overall the collection is a similar size to that of XMark Fitness, although the Body Solid benches generally offer a higher average weight capacity. This does result in a …

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XMark Fitness Weights Bench Reviews

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XMark Fitness are a company that focus entirely on developing high quality, affordable strength training equipment for use in home gyms. This includes everything from dumbbells and Power Towers to ultra thick protective flooring and coated Olympic weight plates. But it’s their versatile and varied collection of weights benches that we wanted to take a closer look at with this …

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CAP Barbell FM-CB804DX Deluxe Utility Bench

CAP Barbell Deluxe Utility Bench

The CAP Barbell FM-CB804DX is currently one of their strongest weights benches, with a weight limit in the flat position of 500 lbs and a footprint that makes it the perfect addition to any of their squat racks and cages. In this review we make some important comparisons with similar benches, as well as looking at the design features and …

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XMark XM-4418 FID Weight Bench Review

XMark Fitness XM-4418 FID Bench

Utilizing a ladder style adjustment system rather than the locking pin style seen on the XM-4417, the XMark XM-4418 FID Weight Bench offers a range of important improvements over the earlier model in the range. It’s design features like these that will be covered in more detail throughout our review, together with the exercise options and customer reviews to help …

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Adidas Flat Bench Review

Adidas Flat Bench

The Adidas Flat Bench makes for a lightweight and compact addition to any home gym, with thick padding providing some much needed cushioning under heavier weights. Design features With weights benches being amongst the most popular items of fitness equipment in home gyms, there’s now no shortage of designs to choose from. This is particularly true at the lower price …

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CAP Barbell FM-504 FID Bench Review

Cap Barbell FM-504 FID Bench

The CAP Barbell FM-504 FID Bench features a lightweight and compact design that manages to stay competitively priced, even with the incline, decline, flat, and military press back support positions. Design features If you’re thinking of stopping your gym membership or starting a new fitness program, a high quality weights bench is essential for your home gym. Deciding which design …

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XMark XM-4436 Seated Preacher Curl Review

XMark XM-4436 Preacher Curl Bench

The XMark XM-4417 FID Bench has been designed with a high quality steel frame and range of preacher curl positions, while still keeping the price lower than more commercial designs, such as the York Commercial Preacher curl. This product article takes a closer look at the design features, exercise options available, and the reasons behind the ratings in the customer …

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XMark XM-7630 Dumbbell Bench Review

XMark XM-7630 Dumbbell Weight Bench

Whether it’s to avoid paying expensive gym membership fees or simply to compliment your existing workouts, the features of the XMark XM-7630 workout bench have made it the perfect addition to many home gyms. If you aren’t sure if this is a bench that would meet your requirements, we’ve put together the following product article. This covers everything from the …

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XMark XM-4414 Flat Weight Bench Review

XMark XM-4414 Flat Weight Bench

The XMark XM-4414 flat bench combines a high strength 500 lb weight capacity with a built-in dumbbell storage rack to help reduce the cost of creating your own home gym. This product article takes a closer look at the design features, exercise options, and customer reviews to help you decide if this would be a useful addition to your own …

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XMark XM-4416 12 Position Weights Bench Review

XMark Fitness XM-4416

The XMark XM-4416 decline bench provides something that is crucial for consistent gains in muscle tone and strength in the form of its 12 height position settings. This product article takes a look at the bench design in more detail, as well as providing a list of suggested exercises and a look at the customer reviews to help you decide …

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