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Old 01-09-2012, 11:06 AM   #1
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I read BTB's post on helping the forum and am going to post some questions occasionally that I hear from friends or guys at the gym. Let's start with this one:

What is the best way to build muscular forearms?
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High rep' db rows, barbell rows and heavy deadlifts all without straps.

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I've primarily relied on pulls without straps. However, with some lifts my pulling strength has out grown my grip, so this doesn't work with everything I.E heavy deads.
I recently purchased some Captain of Crush Grippers. I haven't had them long enough to guage there impact, but they seem to be helping thus far.
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I read BTB's post on helping the forum and am going to post some questions occasionally that I hear from friends or guys at the gym. Let's start with this one:

What is the best way to build muscular forearms?
This is like the "I've got a friend with problem xxxxx."

Lol, just messing with you.

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I've primarily relied on pulls without straps. However, with some lifts my pulling strength has out grown my grip, so this doesn't work with everything I.E heavy deads.
I recently purchased some Captain of Crush Grippers. I haven't had them long enough to guage there impact, but they seem to be helping thus far.
I know a lot of strong guys who use these CoC grippers. They seem to think very highly of them, and from what I hear, these aren't your run of the mill hand grippers - these mother****ers can be hard as hell to close.

Good suggestion. If anyone does decide to go this route, I recommend a low # otherwise your ego might get hurt.
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