The Powerline PPR1000 power rack by Body-Solid is another budget-friendly home gym set up on par with some commercial-grade equipment on the market. This model is a step up from the PPR200x and has a strong frame, a slighter larger footprint, and many more available addons.
Powerline PPR1000 Power Rack
When assembled, the Powerline PPR1000 stands 83-inches tall and is slightly taller than the PPR200X model at 82-inches. The PPR1000, however, is more durable and constructed with 2″ x 2″ 11-gauge steel frames. It weighs 168 lbs and has a weight capacity of 700 lbs. Its dimensions are 53.5″ L x 50.9″ W x 83″ H.
Compared to the PPR200X that weighs 136 lbs and has a 600 lb max weight capacity, there aren’t many reasons to choose the PPR200x over the PPR1000 unless you don’t need the attachments and are hell-bent on saving the extra one-hundred or so dollars.
The PPR1000 has a larger 54 “x 51″ footprint, making it easier to move around while performing movements inside the rack. Additionally, this model has 2” hole spacing making it easier to find additional attachments and placing safety bars.
This model includes two j-cups with pin and pipe safeties. As part of the Body-Solid line, the PPR1000 has a 10-year in-home warranty for the frame and one year for parts.
Besides its frame, the optional attachments for the PPR1000 are what places it ahead of the PPR200x, especially for the money. Some of the more useful attachments are the lat pull-down system, power rack extension, multi-grip pull-up bar, T-bar row attachment, and the additional weight horns. PPR1000 Attachments.
As usual, the lat pull-down system will cost an additional few hundred dollars but is well worth it considering the extra versatility. You might also be interested in the rack extension for adding more weight horns, u-links, and additional attachments. The dimensions of the PPR1000 with the extension is 70.1″ L x 50.9″ W x 83″ H
The Powerline PPR1000 is an excellent option for anyone looking for a durable rack with plenty of additional addons. When you buy Powerline, you’re purchasing Body-Solid, a well-known company, and trusted by Fitness franchises across the globe. With the 10-year in-home warranty, you also have some peace of mind.
With the current world events, manufacturing and shipping are delayed. Keep checking the product page and be ready to purchase when this model becomes available.
Powerline by Body-Solid PPR1000 Power Rack (BodySolid.com)