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Old 03-22-2011, 07:11 PM   #1
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Default Homemade Equipment - Showing off.

I'm liking this a lot more than the stuff I used to build out of 2x4's and PVC. I don't have photos of everything I've built, and I've built multiple of several of these things, but here's a sample.


Barbell rack prototype:


Second build: (Probably the piece of equipment I'm most proud of thus far.)


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And add-on barbell storage:
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Old 03-22-2011, 07:12 PM   #2
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Set-up: (This isn't my equipment here - built the rack for someone else.)


Other rack:


Squat rack:


Sleds:
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Old 03-22-2011, 07:12 PM   #3
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Loading pins: (Sloppy, one of my first works.)


Bench with natural GHR attachment:


Handbalancing canes:


Parallettes: (Refurbished, not fully fabricated - I can't build those handles.)




Currently working on building a run of about a dozen squat racks while I'm on spring break. After completing and selling them, I'll be able to get myself a new plasma cutter - then it'll be time for some real fun.
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Old 03-23-2011, 04:25 PM   #4
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Great great stuff. Where ya located?
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Old 03-25-2011, 06:24 PM   #5
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I'm in College Park, Sarena.


I finished a ceiling mounted pull-up bar this morning, including a U-hook on one side to hold a short climbing rope (for doing repeated trips in an L-seat position), and an oversized J-hook on the other side for holding my gymnastics rings up out of the way when they're not in use.

Now I just got to figure out how to mark out the ceiling joists properly. Bah. I'll post photos of that when it's set up.
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Old 03-26-2011, 02:56 AM   #6
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outstanding work Patrick. You do full custom stuff?
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