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Making Farmers Walk Handles

Anyone here make there own farmer walk handles? I’ve been thinking of making some and would like to find a good sketch or pattern from someone that has made a set.

Im not sure on the bar lengths, thickenss, and other dimensions. so if anyone has any info out or ideas, let me know.
Thanks

Theres a great thread in strength sports same exact topic check it out

Phill

Check these threads out.

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http://www.T-Nation.com/readTopic.do?id=1132144&pageNo=4

http://www.T-Nation.com/readTopic.do?id=1535406&pageNo=0#1538194

thanks for the links im starting to get a few ideas on what I would like to make. I just need a few dimensions.

Anyone know the diameter on the Oly. sleeves for the plates, and what thickness should the handles be. I seen one that was 1 3/8" thick, is that about right or is 1 1/2" better?