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harryhoudini66
12-16-2003, 01:54 PM
Hey Guys,

How much would I need to drop to get down to 10%BF?


I am 5'7 177LBS@15BF%-17BF% according to cheap scale with body fat analyzes. How many pounds would I need to drop to get to 10%? If it is too much, there is no way I will go down below 165.

TheGimp
12-16-2003, 02:02 PM
177 * 0.16 = 28.32lbs fat
165 * 0.1 = 16.5lbs fat

28.32 - 16.5 = 11.82lbs fat

If you lost 12 lbs of pure fat you could do it :)

galileo
12-16-2003, 02:02 PM
Download this:
http://www.hollowmedia.com/bodycomp04.zip

If you use windows, it'll work.

If you are 15%, you need to lose 9.83lbs of pure fat.
If you are 17%, you need to lose 13.77lbs of pure fat.

SquareHead
12-16-2003, 02:03 PM
5-7 %

Shao-LiN
12-16-2003, 03:02 PM
Simpe math, just multiply.

Gigante66
12-16-2003, 03:10 PM
What do you guys think the most accurate Body Fat calculator is?

Thanks,

Gig

Saint Patrick
12-16-2003, 03:34 PM
What do you guys think the most accurate Body Fat calculator is?


The mirror.

harryhoudini66
12-16-2003, 03:35 PM
:)

bradley
12-16-2003, 04:42 PM
Dual-Energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DXA) or Hydrostatic Weighing

Gigante66
12-16-2003, 09:47 PM
lol, by the mirror, I would guess 75%? lol

Okay, what is a good way I can try to figure out my approximate body fat? I ain't gonna eight myself in air and measure my weight underwater or some ****, lol. How do you guys figure out urs?

Saint Patrick
12-17-2003, 12:02 AM
Get some Calipers. You can order them online for like $20.

Y2A
12-17-2003, 07:33 AM
5-7 %

Wow are you dumb :eek: