View Full Version : The best way to store a bar?
03-30-2007, 10:21 PM
I got a 20Kg Pendlay bar. What would the best way be to store it? On the floor, across the squat rack, verticle or what?
03-30-2007, 11:26 PM
I don't think it really matters - just keep it away from moisture as much as possible.
03-31-2007, 08:05 AM
There's actually a lot on bar care around the internet.
Depends on conditions.
And if you like the shiny or the oxidized look. My Axle is almost fully oxidized now, and I like that look. The old York bars I used to train on (30 years old) were fully oxidized.
I like to take a cloth and some WD40 and go over the parts I don't touch to help protect from moisture.
Do not store the bar loaded.
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