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by Tom Balchin
Tue Jun 07, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: SAXON TRIO'S BARBELL AND DUMBBELL SET FOUND
Replies: 29
Views: 32211

Re: SAXON TRIO'S BARBELL AND DUMBBELL SET FOUND

This is the letter from 1960 that came with them:
by Tom Balchin
Tue Jun 07, 2016 7:06 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: SAXON TRIO'S BARBELL AND DUMBBELL SET FOUND
Replies: 29
Views: 32211

Re: SAXON TRIO'S BARBELL AND DUMBBELL SET FOUND

Al Leung on Iron History, found this:
by Tom Balchin
Tue Jun 07, 2016 7:05 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: SAXON TRIO'S BARBELL AND DUMBBELL SET FOUND
Replies: 29
Views: 32211

Re: SAXON TRIO'S BARBELL AND DUMBBELL SET FOUND

I asked colleagues on Iron History: 'can you do me a favour too and look through your files to find any other pic of this barbell? I think what I did to get this one in the vid is to photocopy it from one of my books or mag.. I liked the harpoon – perhaps a kind of leverage feat?!'- and Reuben Weave...
by Tom Balchin
Tue Jun 07, 2016 6:52 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: SAXON TRIO'S BARBELL AND DUMBBELL SET FOUND
Replies: 29
Views: 32211

Re: SAXON TRIO'S BARBELL AND DUMBBELL SET FOUND

Here are some pics
by Tom Balchin
Tue Jun 07, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: SAXON TRIO'S BARBELL AND DUMBBELL SET FOUND
Replies: 29
Views: 32211

SAXON TRIO'S BARBELL AND DUMBBELL SET FOUND

Dear fellow Board Members I’ve got a super find to ask you about. I’ve purchased a barbell (and dumbbell – in the same fashion but not thick handled) owned by the Saxon brothers and shown in a picture with Hermann Saxon (the one with a whaling harpoon which can be seen in one of the youtube vids of ...
by Tom Balchin
Fri Feb 05, 2016 8:19 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: FANTASTIC COLLECTION
Replies: 34
Views: 34197

Re: FANTASTIC COLLECTION

Hi everyone - thank you so much for the comments initiating this thread - hugely grateful - and by the way, the collection is open to anyone who would like to see it, and the weights can be lifted by anyone in the 'iron world' who we are aware of (over time as it were)! I post in Joe Roark's Iron Hi...
by Tom Balchin
Fri Feb 05, 2016 7:26 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: And in Santas sack was this
Replies: 22
Views: 24087

Re: And in Santas sack was this

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