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# What is the weight of an olympic bar?

Updated: 9/27/2023

Wiki User

15y ago

A men's Olympic bar weighs 20 kg that is 44 lbs.
A women's weighs 15 kg that is 33 lbs.
The variant used for bicep curls is called an EZ bar and weighs approximately 8 kg or 18 lbs for both men and women.

Wiki User

14y ago

Wiki User

15y ago

It's a standard 7 foot bar, so it weighs 45 pounds and can handle up to 1500 pounds (I think a more accurate weight is 43 pounds, but using 45 makes the math easier on us muscle-heads).

Wiki User

13y ago

A 7ft Olympic babrell weighs (20kg) 44lbs.

Wiki User

13y ago

Roughly 45 pounds, exactly 20 Kilograms.

Wiki User

14y ago

An olympic bar weighs 45lbs or 20kgs.

Wiki User

14y ago

45 lbs / 20kg

Wiki User

10y ago

Dunnooo cuzzy brooo

Wiki User

10y ago

Typically 45 lbs

Wiki User

11y ago

45 pounds

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