Is PowerBlock Pro compatible with U90?
Straight Bar Attachment: Only compatible with the Pro EXP and Pro 50, as well as the now-discontinued Urethane Series U50/U70/U90.
Are PowerBlock dumbbells still made?
The PowerBlock Elite dumbbells are one of the highest-rated and best-selling sets of all time. This is one of the last adjustable dumbbells sets to still be made in the USA, and PowerBlock uses only premium-quality materials.
What is the difference between PowerBlock pro and sport?
Overall, all Sports Series models have a more bare bones design compared to the Pro Series models. The key differences are that the Sport Series dumbbells have: Powder coated steel plates instead of urethane molded over steel.
What’s the difference between PowerBlock sport and elite?
The Sport Series dumbbells all have a contoured handle grip shape. All other home-use PowerBlock models have this same grip shape. However, the Elite Series has a straight handle grip shape. Only some of the commercial-use PowerBlock models (i.e. the Commercial Pro 50/90) also have the straight handle.
Where is PowerBlock manufactured?
The PowerBlock Elite USA is made in the USA. The PowerBlock Elite EXP is made in China, as are all other home-use and commercial PowerBlock dumbbells and accessories.
Are PowerBlocks loud?
A Little Noise PowerBlocks do clank and rattle a bit during use. Due to the way they’re secured, the weight stacks have loose tolerances between them, which causes them to clank against each other during training.
Can Powerblock 50 be expanded?
PowerBlocks are the easiest adjustable dumbbells to expand, so as your strength grows, they can too. If your PowerBlock is an ‘EXP’ model then you’ll be able to increase the weight of your set up to 90lbs. An expandable model starts at 50 pounds and then gives the option to expand with two 20 pound kits.
Is Bowflex 552 worth it?
If you’re looking for a budget-friendly, space-saving option, the 552s are a good choice. However, if you have a lot of experience with traditional dumbbells, you will notice that they’re longer and bulkier. Buying the 552s through the Bowflex website has the bonus of a free 1-year membership to the JRNY app.
Can you drop PowerBlocks?
Can You Drop Powerblock Dumbbells? PowerBlock dumbbells should not be dropped. The plastic pin that locks the weights into place can crack if the dumbbell is dropped. If that pin breaks upon impact, the different components of the dumbbell can fall apart and hit you, causing injuries.