Different types of Barbells
These are recommended for beginners and non-advanced weight lifters. They are to be used with standard weight plates, which have a 1” diameter hole. Standard weight plates range from 0.5-25kg. A standard barbell maximum weight is approximately 120kg.
These are recommended for intermediate and advanced weight lifters. Stronger than standard bars, they are to be used with Olympic weight plates, which have a 2” diameter hole. Olympic weight plates range from 1.25-50kg. An Olympic barbell maximum weight is approximately 750kg. Some barbells come with knurled handles for improved grip. To secure weights, they either come with spinlock collars, spring collars. Alternatively, fixed barbells will come with a fixed weight included. These cannot be adjusted.
Often the smallest barbell, Studio Barbells are designed to accommodate Studio Weight Plates only. Our range or Studio Barbells boasts features including a strong, durable stainless steel build and high-density rubber handle for an enahnced grip during sweaty HIIT and studio classes and workouts.