Buying guide: what to know before buying Olympic Weight Plate Racks online?
Before selecting a weight plate rack, the most important thing to consider is the size and type of discs you have. Not all weight disc racks are the same due to the differences between models, so whether it is for a gym or to have the weights stored at home, it is essential to take this factor into account.
How much weight does a weight rack support?
Depending on which model of weight rack you have chosen, the maximum weight it can support will be different. There are racks that in addition to storing olympic weight plates for gym also support bars, therefore, they will have more capacity than those that only have space for a few plates.
On the other hand, there is also the possibility of acquiring a weight and dumbbell rack in which you can store both accessories comfortably.
Look at the specifications of each support as they indicate the maximum volume of discs and / or bars that support as well as the weight and dimensions of the rack.
Find your weight rack online
Finding a rack for your weights online is very simple, to make sure you are buying the right model follow this order of aspects to consider:
- Space available in the place where you are going to place your support. To know if the support is suitable, look at its dimensions.
- Once you have selected the models that fit you by size, check which of the available models fit the load you want to store (bars, discs, dumbbells, etc.). Each model indicates what type of load it accepts.
- Also, look at the maximum storage capacity because if the weight of the accessories is higher you can break the rack.
Keep in mind that despite having few discs it is always worth investing in a support that will allow you to have your space tidy and avoid possible accidents of placing them in the wrong place.
Which Olympic Weight Plate Rack to buy
If you are wondering which Olympic Weight Plate Rack to buy, you should consider the different types of holders in our catalog.
Wall weight rack store
There are some Olympic disc racks that you can put close to the wall or even anchored to the wall for more stability and with which you can reduce the space they take up.
Olympic Plates Racks and Barbell Racks
On the other hand, you should keep in mind that if you are going to buy bars, it will be more useful that your support has both options to optimize your space and have all the equipment in one place.
In addition, your stand can be either horizontal or vertical. Although vertical is usually the most common because you can combine different discs on a tall, narrow stand, horizontal stands are also a great option. In the case of horizontal plates rack, the number of discs you can incorporate is usually larger as well as the space the rack takes up, and at a quick glance you will be able to see the disc you need.