CAP Strength AB Crunch Bench/Board

CAP Strength AB Crunch Bench/Board

PROS: There are no welds- held together by threaded bolts- so no worrying about welds breaking from weight.

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like similar products.

Comes with needed tools-easy to assemble.

Placement of foam rollers for knee support are perfect placement for also using to knock out preacher curl reps from a kneeling position.

So far I’ve used this bench for preacher curls, situps, crunches, russian twists, decline reverse crunches, & as foot support in doing pistol squats or single leg squats.

No issues yet.

This bench is probably the cheapest, yet sturdy, and well designed for multiple uses that you will find on the market.

2 weeks of research and strongly considering $200+ benches that had reviews of complaints of welds breaking, this was the best choice and being easily affordable made it that much better.

During assembly the bolts, nuts, and washers are taped to the cardboard box and covered up with additional cardboard.

So at first you might think they forgot to include those.

Cons: the plastic end caps for the foam rollers that support your knees tend to lightly pinch or put pressure on your skin, this is easily fixed for comfort by wrapping a towel or cloth around them and holding in place with light duty cord or string.

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Marcy Utility Bench: SB-261W

Marcy Utility Bench: SB-261W

Do not buy this if you’re over 5′ tall.

I didn’t expect much for the price, I just wanted a basic bench for declined situps, crunches, etc.

The length of the pads and position of the foot/leg supports is all wrong for my my 6′ 200lbs.

Your butt ends up in between the pads on top of the sharp pivot point and the foam pads for your ankles and back of your thighs aren’t thick enough and hurt! It may work for somebody considerably smaller but was totaly unusable for me.

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