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Cricket_Fire
03-19-2009, 04:31 PM
Hey everyone

The leather on the pad of my safety squat bar is stuck together on one side, so I've always used it on the other side. Today I realized the camber angle is different on the side where the leather is glued down; it's a helluva lot harder! haha

If I put the glued side down, the camber is swung out almost paralel to the floor. Is this how most people use it? Or was I using it right originally? Or do people use a bit of both?

Thanks :)

p.s. I got it from EFS; pretty sure the brand is Crepinsek

MarcusWild
03-19-2009, 05:26 PM
The camber should put the weight out in front of you.

Pete22
03-19-2009, 06:21 PM
When I got mine I didn't know which way was forward either. Just from watching videos, I believe the camber should be out in front of you on an angle, but not parallel to the ground.

Cricket_Fire
03-20-2009, 06:16 AM
Thanks guys

Pete - Sounds like I was using it right then; the camber is normally out in front of my, but angled down. The way I tried it yesterday it was paralel to the ground

Cheers :)