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The Ohio Bar - Cerakote

€360.00 €435.60 Incl. Tax
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This new variation on our flagship 20KG Rogue Ohio Bar introduces a unique polymer-ceramic composite coating—popularized in the gun industry for its durability in thin applications. Available in a range of custom-color finish options with exclusive Rogue branding, this model is a genuine game changer.

Fully machined and assembled in Columbus, OH, the Ohio Bar continues to represent the highest level of precision engineering. The Cerakote Finish version maintains all the key features of the standard Ohio Bar, including a 190,000 PSI tensile strength shaft, dual knurl marks, quality composite bushings, and a lifetime warranty against bending.* A barbell that has always delivered multi-purpose versatility and dependable performance now also offers the ability to match it with the colors of your gym / school / team etc.

Current Color Combination Options
Black / Black
Red / Black
Blue / Black
Gray / Black
Black / Chrome
Orange / Black
Shaft Black Red Blue Gray Black Orange
Sleeves Black Black Black Black Chrome Black
Rogue Logo On Shaft Silver Black Black Black Silver Black

Gear Specs

Brand Rogue Fitness
Bar Type Men's Bars
Bar Use Weightlifting, Olympic Weightlifting, Powerlifting, Multipurpose
Bar Weight 20KG
Diameter 28.5MM
Knurl Multi
Center Knurl No
Knurl Mark Dual
Shaft Coating Cerakote
Loadable Sleeve Length 16.40"
Sleeve Coating Cerakote
Bushing/Bearing Bushing
F Rating™ F8-R
Tensile Strength 190,000 PSI
Guarantee/Warranty Lifetime Warranty*
Made In USA Yes

Gear Specs

Brand Rogue Fitness
Bar Type Men's Bars
Bar Use Weightlifting, Olympic Weightlifting, Powerlifting, Multipurpose
Bar Weight 20KG
Diameter 28.5MM
Knurl Multi
Center Knurl No
Knurl Mark Dual
Shaft Coating Cerakote
Loadable Sleeve Length 16.40"
Sleeve Coating Cerakote
Bushing/Bearing Bushing
F Rating™ F8-R
Tensile Strength 190,000 PSI
Guarantee/Warranty Lifetime Warranty*
Made In USA Yes

This new variation on our flagship 20KG Rogue Ohio Bar introduces a unique polymer-ceramic composite coating—popularized in the gun industry for its durability in thin applications. Available in a range of custom-color finish options with exclusive Rogue branding, this model is a genuine game changer.

Fully machined and assembled in Columbus, OH, the Ohio Bar continues to represent the highest level of precision engineering. The Cerakote Finish version maintains all the key features of the standard Ohio Bar, including a 190,000 PSI tensile strength shaft, dual knurl marks, quality composite bushings, and a lifetime warranty against bending.* A barbell that has always delivered multi-purpose versatility and dependable performance now also offers the ability to match it with the colors of your gym / school / team etc.

Current Color Combination Options
Black / Black
Red / Black
Blue / Black
Gray / Black
Black / Chrome
Orange / Black
Shaft Black Red Blue Gray Black Orange
Sleeves Black Black Black Black Chrome Black
Rogue Logo On Shaft Silver Black Black Black Silver Black
  • 1Cerakote Strength + Custom Colors

    This version of the Ohio Bar is distinct for its use of an advanced ceramic-based coating, originally established in the gun industry for its durability in thin applications. This unique finish can deliver superb abrasion/wear/corrosion resistance over time—100X that of standard black zinc—and it’s available to order in a range of exclusive colors, with the Rogue logo branded on the center of the shaft. See the menu for current color combination options.

  • 2190,000 PSI Steel

    This steel is manufactured in the US and has proven to be one of the best steel variants for a multi-purpose barbell.

    Each barbell shaft is ground and polished prior to machining which allows the bar to have a very smooth finish.

  • 3Machining & Assembly

    Every bar shaft is machined in Columbus, Ohio, with painstaking attention to detail. The knurling has been carefully refined over the years, as well, for a firm but non-abrasive grip (there is no center knurl). We assemble the Ohio Bar with a snap ring design and quality composite bushings, which act as bearing surfaces between the bar sleeve and bar shaft, producing normal “whip” during Oly weightlifting but enough stiffness to hold for heavy powerlifting.

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*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.

Specifications:

  • Manufactured in Columbus, OH
  • Diameter: 28.5MM
  • Weight: 20KG
  • Dual Knurl Marks for Oly and Power lifts
  • No Center Knurl
  • 190,000 PSI Tensile Strength Steel
  • Composite Bushings
  • NEW Polymer-Ceramic Composite Finish option in Custom Colors w/ Rogue branding
  • Lifetime Warranty Against Bending*

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.

The Ohio Bar - Cerakote is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 59.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ohio Bar Bought this as a gift for my man.... he absolutely LOVES it! Service, delivery and complete purchase process was a breeze.... thanks Rogue x
Date published: 2018-09-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great multi purpose bar! My wife bought me this for Christmas. She bought the grey Cerakote with chrome sleeves which is what I would have chosen. This is probably one of the best multi purpose bars for functional fitness. Equally at home doing power lifting or oly lifting movements.
Date published: 2018-09-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Outstanding equipment! As usual Rogue delivers! Love this bar and the bumpers I got with it.
Date published: 2018-08-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great bar! I bought this bar a couple of months ago, in Rex cerakote, it’s been an excellent bar. The knurling has a good feel, not too rough. Definitely pleased with this gym addition!
Date published: 2018-08-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great all-rounder A great all-rounder. The bar feels good with deads, squats, bench press, cleans etc. The knurl is good, you may need chalk for very heavy lifts. No issues.
Date published: 2018-08-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The best as usual Very good quality I bought it for my home gym after testing the original ohio bar in a crossfit box The cerakote model is same quality and the best compromise for guys who search a bar for wod/weightlifting/powerlifting without to change is bar !!!
Date published: 2018-07-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love my Bar One of my best present from amazing wife. I love this bar. Thanks rogue.
Date published: 2018-07-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Well made Ohio bar cerecote I've had this for a little while now, very comfortable grip, smooth action. I like it quite a bit. I then had to buy a set of bumpers to go with it. In glad I did, works great and looks great.
Date published: 2018-07-23
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