Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Adjustable dumbbells have been around for awhile now but continue to gain popularity as large manufacturers refine their designs and new players enter the market. Having one dumbbell do the job of several saves time, space and money. These stylish dumbbells from ProForm are an affordable alternative to the highly recommended but relatively expensive Bowflex […]

The PowerBlock Personal Trainer model adds 5 additional pounds to each dumbbell over the PowerBlock Classics (50 lbs vs. 45 lbs) but also increases versatility by lowering the increment value. The Personal Trainers are adjustable in 2.5 lb increments, compared to the 5 lb increments of the Classic set. In effect, the Personal Trainers replace […]

For those averse to adjustable dumbbells — and we know you’re out there — here’s a solid, heavy duty rack that stores all types of standard dumbbells from Powertec Fitness. The heavy gauge steel frame holds 1,500 pounds of weight and the bent tubing and angled weight shelves make it easy to remove and replace […]

The Weider Chrome Dumbbells are an affordable alternative to the high profile adjustable models offered by Bowflex and PowerBlock. This is an excellent space-saving option when compared to a set of individual fixed weight dumbbells. Weight is gradually increased in 3 or 5 pound increments by adding additional plates. The EZ Spin-Lock collars make adjustment […]

Here’s yet another intriguing entry into the adjustable dumbbell derby. New technologies are changing how consumers perceive and purchase fitness equipment and adjustable dumbbells have become a popular choice with online shoppers. Xvest, best known for their high quality weighted vests, has recently branched out into the dumbbell market with the release of TurboBells. These […]

This combo package from Bayou Fitness includes two adjustable chrome 50 lb dumbbells and a multi-purpose custom weight bench. The 5-in-1 dumbbells use a knob adjustment mechanism to quickly select between 10 and 50 lbs in 10 lb increments. The bench is easy to assemble, padded for comfort, very solid and includes a tray attachment […]

Adjustable dumbbells have become more than just a trend as consumers increasingly opt for an alternative to storing an entire set of different weights. The SportBlocks are smaller and lighter than the standard PowerBlock set that adjusts from 5 to 45 lbs. They are less cumbersome, offer weight settings between 3 to 24 lbs and […]

With the wide array of adjustable dumbbells on the market choosing the best set for your needs can be a confusing process. Each of the major manufacturer’s offerings has unique features, pros and cons. The Ironmaster Quick Lock Adjustable Dumbbells are 100% metal providing a more gym quality look and feel than other popular adjustable […]

We’ve covered Bowflex SelectTech Dumbbells extensively in the past but wanted to briefly make readers aware of the Newest version of Bowflex SelectTech 552 Dumbbells.  In addition to an updated design Bowflex has greatly increased the strength and durability of the dumbbells and added new aluminum alloy and polymeric safety tabs. As with the previous […]

This modern type of all-in-one adjustable dumbbell has become extremely popular among home fitness enthusiasts. As with the Bowflex SelectTech series, the PowerBlock Personal Adjustable Dumbbells save space and money by using one multi-weight unit rather than several sets of fixed weight dumbbells. The PowerBlock Personal Dumbells are adjustable from 5 to 45 pounds per […]