30 Aug, 2020
Mounting a pull up bar in your garage
Here is a clean garage pull up bar install from our patient customer Todd. His stud spacing was not 16″ on center as you can see he solved his spacing issue by stringing 4 studs above and across his 2X6 rafters. You could accomplish this same set up going above or below the rafters depending...
07 Feb, 2017
Manufactured I beam mounted pull up bar
Not all manufactured beams are spaced every 16″ as you find with wood studs. Here is a customer example of adding some studs perpindicular to his manufactured beams for a clean looking install. Nice work we know your extra effort is worth the reward of the family pull up bar.
07 Dec, 2016
Short Ceiling Pull Up Bar
If you garage ceilings are under 8 feet in height you can still successfully mount a pull up bar. Here is a custom built pull up bar we did for a customer with 7 foot range ceiling height. To his benefit his ceilings are not dry walled which allow more headroom and muscle ups into...
24 Jan, 2016
Finished basement pull up bar
Customers frequently ask if they can install a pull up bar to a finished dry walled ceiling. The answer is yes. Pull up bars are installed into the studs which makes the drywall inconsequential. Here is a size small Stud Bar pull up bar mounted indoors to a short 8 foot ceiling. Were told this...
03 Jan, 2016
Kipping Pull Up Bar
Love it or hate it the Kipping Pull Up made famous by Crossfit is here to stay. To some kipping is cheating for others it’s merely a method to reduce time when 21 pull up bar reps are called for. When I am not up against the clock I find dead hang pull ups offer...