all posts post new thread

Off-Topic DIY Adjustable Kettlebell (hard way)

onte3

Level 2 Valued Member
So, i decided to make my own set of 2 adjustable kettlebells because availability since spring 2020 has been awful. I will let the images to speak for themself as it is much easier to explain with images than with text.

4537AEB7-3901-4A9A-8761-F7710CDD470C.jpeg
Starting point, 1 meter of 210mm steel.

6A137FC8-E0D7-4158-9B61-1E05D3C1340E.jpeg
Handle part first phase.

0AC632BB-0FE6-4167-9FB9-A76E190AFD0C.jpeg
Inside cup of handle side.

I will continue below since only 3 pictures per post is allowed.
 

onte3

Level 2 Valued Member
5FAF56ED-B046-4EBA-8690-62EB2708B79F.jpeg
Weight of one empty bell. I was aiming for 12kg.

7C99508F-9A48-462C-84D1-17922FC5A2CD.jpeg
Weight with all the plates inside. Plan was to make it 40kg but because i could´t get the right size material I made it as heavy as I could.

2B2ACA91-C456-4583-BCF7-C5A747DA438B.jpeg
Everything after black zinc coating that didn´t come out as nice as expected but will do for now.
 

ChrisHill

Level 3 Valued Member
View attachment 15392
Weight of one empty bell. I was aiming for 12kg.

View attachment 15393
Weight with all the plates inside. Plan was to make it 40kg but because i could´t get the right size material I made it as heavy as I could.

View attachment 15394
Everything after black zinc coating that didn´t come out as nice as expected but will do for

View attachment 15392
Weight of one empty bell. I was aiming for 12kg.

View attachment 15393
Weight with all the plates inside. Plan was to make it 40kg but because i could´t get the right size material I made it as heavy as I could.

View attachment 15394
Everything after black zinc coating that didn´t come out as nice as expected but will do for now.

Beautiful. I'd buy a pair!
 
Top Bottom