Searching for an adjustable set of dumbbells with a small budget can be hard work, choosing what’s best and most useful to you in this price range can become increasingly difficult if you don’t really know what you are looking for? The Yes4all adjustable dumbbell set is an affordable option that allows you to train at home without splashing out too much of you’re hard earned cash.
So who are the dumbbells for? A beginner? At this price point you would think so, but not really, just about anyone can train with plate weight dumbbells, you’d be surprised how many bodybuilders have old school adjustable dumbbells similar to the Yes4alls.
I started with a set just like this and used them for a few years, the good thing about them is, as you start to lift more you can simply buy more weight plates as your strength increases.
Let’s have a quick look at the dumbbells product description and then I’ll help you decide if the Yes4alls are worth parting dollars for.
There are a few reasons I have reviewed the 50lb set, firstly it is a great set for a fitness fanatic to use, a 50lb set should be enough if you are not looking to build too much muscle but would like to include some resistance workouts in your exercise regime.
Secondly, it’s an awesome set for a beginner and the best set in my opinion Yes4all offer, why? because the plates in the 50lb set have the standard 1″ plate holes that will fit all standard bars, and in turn come with the standard size 1″ dumbbell bars, this allows you to buy more plates when you need them.
What other reviews have missed out on is that the Yes4alls dumbbells offer 5 different weight sets, but only the 40, 50, 60lb sets come with the standard 1″ plates and bars, the rest of the sets, the 52, 105 and 200 all come with measurements different to industry standard so you won’t be able to use the weights with other bars or buy extra weights as Yes4all do not sell plates separately!
You will be hard pushed to find any other plates on the market to fit these bars other than the 1″…Something you really should take into account when choosing what set you would want from Yes4all.
50lb is a nice weight to get you started if you are a beginner, if you are planning on training 3-4 times a week you’ll be surprised how quickly your strength will improve and you’ll outgrow 50lb quite quickly but as mentioned above you’ll be able to add weights to the set from any company as you so wish.
Ease of Adjustment
Spinlock collars are not always the most secure method as you will find they unlock quite easily and you can feel the plates move around sometimes as you lift, so make sure to tighten as much as you can before lifting.
Durability & Build Quality
I wouldn’t stress if the rubber collar rims wear out and if they do and it bothers you they are very easy to replace. Yes4all give you a 10-year warranty and 60-day guarantee money back if you are unhappy with their product.
All in all, a great set of dumbbells built to last with no major build issues, for the price they certainly should not disappoint.