20kg Men's Olympic Weightlifting Bar by Fringe Sport


20kg Men's Olympic Weightlifting Bar by Fringe Sport

Product ID: 3957

The Fringe Sport Olympic Weightlifting Barbell is purpose-built to deliver you a high end Olympic Weightlifting bar that is designed for competition but priced for training.

What happens when you think about barbells




For us, it means we want to lift on the best.

And that's what the Fringe Sport Olympic Weightlifting bar is. Designed from the ground up to offer an unparalleled lifting experience, and engineered to do this at an amazing price.

We started with the basics- the Fringe Sport Weightlifting Bar conforms to IWF standards on weight, diameter, and knurl.

Then we geeked out.

  • Steel - We chose a 216,200 PSI tensile strength steel that is super strong, yet nice and whippy.
  • Knurl - We went a little deeper with our knurl than most do to deliver a bar that sticks to your hands when you need it to, but is light enough for training day in and day out.
  • Center knurl - We hear you, weightlifters! The center knurl is back, but we backer off the depth to give a passive (but still there) light, center knurl.
  • Finish - For launch, we are offering the Fringe Sport Weightlifting Bar in Matte Chrome- providing excellent corrosion resistance with a nearly-bare-steel feel- plus, matte chrome provides less "build up" in finish deposition providing an awesome grip on the knurl.
  • Spin - You want bearings? We've got your bearings! Four bearing cartridges provide fast, long spin for days.

    The end result is an AMAZING barbell for Olympic weightlifting at a price that you won't be able to believe.

    One snatch on this bar and you'll be a believer.

    Package Contents and Specifications

    • Weight: 20 kilograms / ~44 pounds +/- 0.1 gram
    • Collars: 4 Taiwanese Needle Bearings
    • Weight Capacity: 2,200 pound limit
    • Tensile Strength: 216,200 PSI
    • Yield Strength: 206,900 PSI
    • Whip: Whippy
    • Spin: Fast
    • Best Use: Snatch, Clean, and Jerk
    • Material: Matte Chrome
    • Length: 86.6 inches
    • Sleeve Specs: 16.3 inches Length and 2" Diameter
    • Shaft Specs: 28mm Diameter
    • Knurl: Moderate depth knurl with single knurl marks ("rings") to IWF specifications. Passive center knurl.
    • Warranty: Lifetime Warranty against manufacturer's defects.



    Do you have a warranty on this bar?

    We absolutely do. Our bars have a lifetime warranty against any manufacturer defects, and this includes bending and breaking.  If you have issues, then all you have to do is contact customer service  - team@fringesport.com - with pictures of the problem, a short description and your order number, and we'll get you fixed up!

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    Barbell Type Bushing Bearing Bushing Bearing Bushing Bearing
    Weight 20kg or 15kg 20kg or 15kg 20kg or 15kg 20kg or 15kg 20kg 20kg
    PSI 202,000 (160,000 -15kg) 202,000 (160,000 -15kg) 205,000 (160,000 -15kg) 216,000 (216,000 -15kg) 216,000 216,000
    Whip Stiff Stiff Moderate Whippy Stiff Moderate
    Warranty Lifetime Lifetime Lifetime Lifetime Lifetime Lifetime
    Shaft Diameter 28mm (25mm -15kg) 28mm (25mm -15kg) 28mm (25mm -15kg) 28mm (25mm -15kg) 29mm 28.5mm
    Knurl Dual Dual Dual IWF + Center Knurl IPF + Center Knurl Dual + Center Knurl
    Spin Moderate Fast Moderate Oly Moderate Fast
    Best Use Garage Gym, WODing & Oly Garage Gym, WODing & Oly Garage Gym, Oly, Powerlifting Oly & Everything Powerlifting: Slow lifts - squat, deadlift, and bench. Built for experienced, strong lifters who combine Oly, Powerlifting, and WODing.
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    Jeff D.
    United States United States

    Great bar for weightlifting

    I was using a wonder bar to get started on my home gym. This bar I eventually got to train more like how one would compete and the difference is like night and day. My wonder bar is now used for just squatting. This bar is great for training on and I would strongly recommend this to anyone who is training for weightlifting.

    US US

    Work of Art

    In addition to Fringesport's customer service being top notch, their equipment doesn't disappoint. This bar is a work of art! Fit an finish is flawless. The collars are tight and have a smooth and consistent spin. I'm very pleased with this bar!

    Keith W.

    Great Olympic Bar

    Wanted a quality bar at a good price that had some whip very pleased and highly recommend!

    Nicholas N.

    20kg Olympic weightlifting bar

    I've used this barbell a few times over the past 2 weeks and really enjoy it. I'd been using a "multi-purpose bar" for all my lifts and i can really feel a difference with a dedicated weight lifting bar for my ****** and C&J. Great spin and knurling just right.

    Zak O.
    US US

    Great OLY Bar

    First off, the look of this barbell is very pleasing on the eye. The sleeves have a very cool ribbed pattern to them and the knurling feels perfect! The one thing I am not sure of is that the sleeves almost move in and out at the collar, not sure if that's meant to be or not?