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    I have been doing deadlifs off blocks so I don't destroy the floor. I use smaller weights to make up the height difference. I pull from about mid shin height, is this low enough?

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    Measure the bar when there are 45s on it and measure your current setup and ajust accordenly.

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    If you put the weight on plates... and you stand on plates also... then there is no difference .
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    Might be beneficial just to invest in a stiff rubber mat at the least. That way you can ditch the blocks altogether.
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