FAQ

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

WILL YOUR 1" OR 2" PLATES FIT MY BARS?

  • OUR PLATES ARE ALL PRECISION MACHINED. WE MAKE THE HOLE SIZE TO APPROXIMATELY 1-1/32" DIAMETER (1.030"). IF YOU HAVE A 1" OR 25MM BARBELL OR DUMBBELL HANDLES, OUR PLATES WILL FIT. IF YOU ARE NOT SURE OUR PLATES WILL FIT, PLEASE CONTACT US AND WE WILL HELP YOU OUT. WE KNOW SOME PEOPLE ARE HAVING CUSTOM BARS MADE. IF YOUR BAR IS MADE FROM 1" SOLID BAR MATERIAL, OUR PLATES WILL FIT. OUR PLATES WILL NOT FIT A HOMEMADE BAR MADE FROM 1" PIPE/TUBE. PIPE IS NOT ACCURATELY SIZED AND A 1" PIPE/TUBE HAS AN ACTUAL DIAMETER OF 1.050".

WILL YOUR BARS FIT THE PLATES I ALREADY OWN?

  • ALL OF OUR 1" BARS ARE MADE FROM PRECISION SIZED MATERIAL. THEY ARE ALL EXACTLY 1" (1.000") IN DIAMETER. THEY WILL FIT ANY  STANDARD 1" PLATE (CAST/STEEL/PLASTIC) THAT YOU HAVE.
  • ALL OF OUR 2" OLYMPIC STYLE BARS ARE 1.970" DIAMETER. THIS IS THE STANDARD SIZE OF A TRUE OLYMPIC BAR. THEY WILL FIT ANY STANDARD 2" PLATE (CAST/STEEL/PLASTIC) THAT YOU HAVE.
  • OUR BARS ARE ALL SOLID MATERIAL. THEY ARE NOT PIPE/TUBE. PIPE/TUBE IS NOT SIZED ACCURATELY AND SHOULD NOT BE EXPECTED TO FIT ANY PLATES WITH A 1" OR 2" HOLE.

WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED?

  • WE ARE LOCATED IN CALGARY ALBERTA IN THE FOOTHILLS INDUSTRIAL PARK

DO YOU HAVE PLATES AND BARS IN STOCK?

  • WE HAVE PLATES AND BARS READY TO SHIP OR PICKUP WITHIN 5 BUSINESS DAYS.

DO YOU ACCEPT RETURNS?

  • GENERALLY, NO. HOWEVER IF YOU ARE NOT HAPPY WITH YOUR PURCHASE WHEN YOU RECEIVE IT WE WILL TRY OUR BEST TO MAKE YOU HAPPY!

WHAT MATERIAL ARE THE PLATES?

  • SOLID BILLET STEEL

WHAT MATERIAL ARE THE BARS?

  • MEDIUM CARBON MACHINE STEEL AND CHROMOLY

ARE THE WEIGHTS OFFICIAL SIZE AND WEIGHT?

  • THE WEIGHT DIAMETERS ARE NOT OFFICIAL SIZES AND ARE LISTED ON EACH PRODUCT
  • THE WEIGHTS ARE APPROXIMATE AND VARY SLIGHTLY

ARE THE WEIGHTS POWDER COATED?

  • NO, THE WEIGHTS ARE PAINTED BLACK AND CAN HAVE SLIGHT FLAWS

ARE YOUR BARS KNURLED?

  • NO, OUR BARS ARE NOT KNURLED

CAN YOU MAKE ME A CUSTOM BAR?

  • WE DO CONSIDER CUSTOM ORDERS, PLEASE CONTACT US WITH DETAILS

 PLEASE CONTACT US WITH ANY OTHER QUESTIONS. WE ARE HAPPY TO HELP!!