The Five Biggest Contradictions in Fitness
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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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  1. #1
    Wannabebig Member
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    May 2010

    Smith Machine Squats

    Hey guys i just got back from the gym for my leg day and I hit 315 on the smith machine for sets of 6 squats but obviously this is a joke. Does anyone know around how much the smith machine can add to squats and what do you think my real freebar squating weight would be? Thankx

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  3. #2
    Senior Member
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    Aug 2008
    There are so many factors to take into consideration that it would be way too premature to pinpoint anything. Have you ever tried squatting with a barbell or have you been using a smith machine since the beginning?

  4. #3
    Wannabebig Member
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    May 2010
    nah ive been using it since the beginning... i mean i always get a good workout with it (i can barely get out of my chair atm) but i just wanna know my approx real squating weight and i dont have easy acess to a real squating rack.

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    best way to find out is to do a real squat

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