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The Five Biggest Contradictions in Fitness

Itís no secret that when people contradict themselves, it has the effect of making the flaws in their actions or statements seem glaringly obvious. But what about when WE ourselves get caught contradicting ourselves by someone else?

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    Antique/rare weightlifting plates/equipment

    Apparently- i have accumulated plates, etc.. that collectors want.
    York, roberts, etc..

    Does anyone know of any contacts where I can research their value ?

    I have tried to google occassionaly over the past 2 tears- but always get a dead end

    For instance- i sold 900 lbs of old York Globe dumbbells for $1500 based on seeing a couple go for $2 to $1.50 a LB on ebay

    Now I have 12 1/2 LB York plates that a guy is eager to buy
    - but again I find no way to set a price.

    any thoughts are appreciated

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    I would say that your best bet is either contacting York directly or trying to find similar items in ebay / craigslist archives...
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    I cousin of mine is in to grip competitions and he mentioned to me last week that the old York wide flanged 45s would go for $200 each to grip guys.

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    old york 45's

    Funny-
    I have those also

    flickr.com/photos/browntbdd

    numerous items- click on Vintage equipment set

    many OLD plates I found buried- If anything interests you send me a note at browntbdd@yahoo.com

    I would hate to dump stuff at play it again just to clear space to make the wife happy IF someone collects or cares about any of this
    Last edited by BROWNTBDD; 02-13-2009 at 09:27 AM.

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