Elitefts typically charges so much because they keep them in stock where other places dont. A texas power bar is a texas power bar. They are made by Buddy Caps down in Texas. We have a power bar, and a squat bar. Both great bars.
Best meet lifts: 1040squat, 730 bench, 730 deadlift
Best total: 1040-680-730=2450
"This is about strength, not getting a 10.0 form score from the Russian judge" Steve Shaw