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Rogue 45LB Ohio Power Bar - Black Zinc

$285.00

Gear Specs

Brand Rogue Fitness
Made In USA Yes
Bar Type Men's Bars
Bar Use Powerlifting
Bar Weight 45LB
Diameter 29MM
Knurl Powerlifting
Center Knurl Yes
Knurl Marks Powerlifting
Shaft Coating Black Zinc
Bar Length 86.52"
Distance Between Sleeves 51.5"
Loadable Sleeve Length 16.25"
Sleeve Coating Bright Zinc
Bushing/Bearing Bushing
F Rating™ F8-R
Tensile Strength 205,000 PSI
Guarantee/Warranty Lifetime Warranty*

Rogue 45LB Ohio Power Bar - Black Zinc

Fully machined and assembled in Columbus, OH, the 29MM Rogue Ohio Power Bar features a 205,000 PSI steel shaft, single powerlifting knurl marks, and center knurling. The bar’s knurl pattern is deep and coarse without being sharp or abrasive, and the 29MM shaft diameter and high tensile strength result in little to no flex or whip. This makes the Ohio Power Bar a perfectly honed workhorse for the bench, squat, and deadlift.

The 45LB Ohio Power Bar includes bronze bushings, a snap ring design, and 16.25" of loadable sleeve length.

Browse More 45LB Ohio Power Bar Options:

Gear Specs

Brand Rogue Fitness
Made In USA Yes
Bar Type Men's Bars
Bar Use Powerlifting
Bar Weight 45LB
Diameter 29MM
Knurl Powerlifting
Center Knurl Yes
Knurl Marks Powerlifting
Shaft Coating Black Zinc
Bar Length 86.52"
Distance Between Sleeves 51.5"
Loadable Sleeve Length 16.25"
Sleeve Coating Bright Zinc
Bushing/Bearing Bushing
F Rating™ F8-R
Tensile Strength 205,000 PSI
Guarantee/Warranty Lifetime Warranty*

Key Features of This Ohio Power Bar:

  • 1205,000 PSI Steel (200,000 PSI For Stainless)

    The Ohio Power Bar’s 29MM diameter steel shaft boasts a tensile strength of 205,000 PSI (200,000 PSI for Stainless), delivering superior rigidity and virtually zero whip/flex. Machined and assembled in Columbus, Ohio, the bar also features a snap-ring design and quality bronze bushings for a smooth, consistent feel.

  • 2Aggressive Knurl

    The bar includes single powerlifting marks and a center knurl, each featuring a deep, coarse pattern that produces a reliable grip / stick without being sharp or abrasive. Perfecting this knurl pattern is both a science and an art. Every bar shaft is machined in Columbus on new Haas machines (built in the USA) and fine-tuned and personally tested by the Rogue team.

  • 3Black Zinc Finish

    The Zinc option (black shaft, bright sleeves) provides excellent corrosion resistance, the Bare Steel creates a classic look and natural feel, and the new Stainless Steel variation (with Chrome sleeves) strikes a balance between the two. Depending on the look and feel you prefer, there is a version of the Ohio Power Bar right in your wheelhouse.

  • 4Use It With These Other Rogue Products

    Ohio Power Bar owners can use this barbell in conjunction with a broad range of other top caliber Rogue powerlifting products, from the Westside Bench and R-3 Power Rack to deadlift bar jacks, Wagon Wheel plates, and Calibrated Steel Plates.

  • 5Lifetime Warranty

    The Ohio Power Bar’s quality construction is backed by Rogue’s Lifetime Warranty against bending. This is a barbell equipped for high intensity, everyday use.
    *Please Note: The warranty does not cover damage due to negligent or faulty use, alteration, maintenance, storage or handling by the user, i.e., dropping the bar on a box, bench, spotter arms or pins in a power rack, excessive dropping with insufficient or damaged bumpers, or excessive dropping with iron plates, and similar usage. Any specific issues regarding a Rogue product with which a customer is not satisfied will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

  • 6Fast Rogue Shipping

    Orders placed by 3PM ship the same day. The Rogue Shipping System allows you to track your order from the time you place it to the time it hits your door. Order today, track today.

F Scale™
The F Scale™ is a durability scale for barbells based on functional testing at stresses similar to what barbells experience when being dropped from overhead. Bars that have been treated with Rogue Work Hardening (RWH™) are designated by having an R in their F Rating™. For more information on F Scale™ click here.

Oxidation Rate
The resistance of a barbell to oxidation depends on the type of steel and the coating. Barbells at the lower end of the spectrum will require more care and maintenance to preserve their appearance than barbells at the upper end of the spectrum.

Please Note: Like any fine piece of machined steel, a bare steel barbell will require some upkeep. Occasionally brushing the bar down with 3-in-1 oil or WD-40 will create a beautiful patina look. This is how bars were made for decades and it really does produce an unmatched feel.

*Warranty against bending does not cover any bar which has been damaged due to negligent or faulty use, alteration, maintenance, storage or handling by the user. Negligent or faulty use includes abusive dropping of the bar (i.e., dropping the bar on a box, bench, spotter arms or pins in a power rack, excessive dropping with insufficient or damaged bumpers, or excessive dropping with iron plates, and similar usage). Any specific issues regarding a Rogue product with which a customer is not satisfied will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. We have found that most problems with bars we replace are related to abusive use rather than manufacturing or materials issues.

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Specifications:

  • Made in Columbus, OH, USA
  • More aggressive knurling for powerlifting
  • Center knurl for added “stick” to the back during squats
  • 29MM Diameter and 205,000 PSI tensile strength for greater rigidity and reduced whip
  • Bronze Bushings and Snap Ring Design for smooth spin
  • Weight: 45LB
  • Finish: Black Zinc Shaft / Bright Zinc Sleeves
  • Lifetime Warranty against bending*
Rogue 45LB Ohio Power Bar - Black Zinc is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 303.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Bar I purchased this bar in the bare steel finish and it’s amazing. Aggressive but comfortable knurling, looks amazing, and it just radiates quality.
Date published: 2020-02-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Hands down be the best barbell I've ever used I could not be happier with this barbell. aggressive gnarling, no whip and i know this bar will last forever.
Date published: 2020-02-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the Echo bar I ordered the Ohio power bar, but the knurling was way too sharp for me. I was able to easily return it and exchange it for the Echo bar. The Echo is perfect for my needs. I do general lifting to support my Jiu Jitsu and it's perfect. The knurling is better for me on the Echo, and the quality of the bearings and bar itself are still high. It will outlast me I'm sure. Highly recommended! And Rogue has great customer service.
Date published: 2020-02-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Agressive Knurling It's a great bar, aggressive knurling... So much so it tore my hands up the first time doing deadlifts on it. Would definitely recommend if you are in the market for an affordable bar that has multiple uses.
Date published: 2020-02-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Bar but Metal Splinter I have had the bar for about a month. It has definitely met my expectation after reviewing tons of written reviews on this website as well as the well-respected Garage Gym Reviews Youtube channel. It's honestly hard to find much negative online about the bar. HOWEVER, I deduct one-star due to metal fragments leftover on the bar. Only resulted in one metal splinter so far. After that, I rubbed it down with a microfiber cloth to try to remove the fragments. With how Rogue hangs their hat on their high quality, I am disappointed that something as obvious as clean-up after machining/assembly is not done for the customer. Bottom Line: Great Bar. Just one minor flaw in my eyes which is not something you'll have to deal with for the lifetime of the bar.
Date published: 2020-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great bar Great for my garage gym. It will probably be the only bar I’ll ever need.
Date published: 2020-02-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from First Rogue purchase, won’t be the last Bought the Cerakote OPB about a month ago and have used it for daily workouts since. It’s my new go-to bar: great knurling, looks sleek as can be and just feels right during reps. Glad I went with this finish and this bar. I’ll be back for other products. Shipped quick, all the things you read about are true.
Date published: 2020-02-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome bar Finally got one of these stepping up from a regular no name cheap bar. What a difference when deadlifting and benching with a quality bar. The knurling is incredible and the flex is perfect. Happy with the Color blue I got also
Date published: 2020-01-28
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