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Hammer Grip DB Press

Is there any real difference between Hammer Grip DB Press and DB press with normal grip?

If so, what are the advantages of each?

[quote]SScott21 wrote:
Is there any real difference between Hammer Grip DB Press and DB press with normal grip?

If so, what are the advantages of each?[/quote]

By hammer grip you mean palms facing eachother (neutral-grip) right? The hammer grip works more of your triceps than using a normal grip I believe. Kinda like what the close-grip bench press is to the regular grip bench press.

[quote]PF_88 wrote:

By hammer grip you mean palms facing eachother (neutral-grip) right? The hammer grip works more of your triceps than using a normal grip I believe. Kinda like what the close-grip bench press is to the regular grip bench press.[/quote]

Alright then.

Thanks for the reply.