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Old 01-19-2012, 05:07 PM   #21
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Congrats BtB. I know you've been wanting one of those bars.
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Old 01-19-2012, 05:11 PM   #22
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Thanks. It actually came at a good time. We are paying off our credit card debt today and this is a little gift to myself.
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Old 01-21-2012, 01:26 PM   #23
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New plates have a 2 inch greater diameter than my existing plates. This means that despite my wooden blocks I have been pulling from a one inch deficit for the last year plus.

Am real excited to deadlift with the Texas deadlift bar AND proper height.

Going to rip a new PR this week. Raw 650 minimum. Trying 675 if that feels like butter.
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New plates have a 2 inch greater diameter than my existing plates. This means that despite my wooden blocks I have been pulling from a one inch deficit for the last year plus.

Am real excited to deadlift with the Texas deadlift bar AND proper height.

Going to rip a new PR this week. Raw 650 minimum. Trying 675 if that feels like butter.
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Excited to see what you can pull with a proper set-up.

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