Adjustable Weight Dumbbells Reviews – The PowerBlock SportsBlock Dumbbells are an inexpensive set of adjustable dumbells that range from 3 to 24 pounds. The Sportblocks are light weight, versatile, effective and do not require you to buy several dumbbells, as it is all in one. These Powerblocks range from 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, and 24 lbs. In effect, this replaces 16 individual weights.
The PowerBlocks are quite compact, with the handle inside the weights. The handles are also padded to protect the wrists. The PowerBlock Sportblocks work just like a weight set at the gym. Each weight set fits inside another, and when the weight needs to be changed, you simply move the pin. The weights above the pin are all lifted at the same time. The PowerBlocks also come with a 10-year warranty.
- PowerBlocks come in a pair and adjust from 3 to 24 lbs.
- Prodcut Dimensions are 10.5x5x5
- These dumbbells are more compact and easier to store, with comfort grips to protect
wrists and hands.
- The selector pin makes it easier to change weights, similiar to the weights at a gym.
- A 10 year warranty is offered
The reviews for the PowerBlock SportsBlocks have been quite positive. Most users agreed that the PowerBlock SportBlocks are easy to use and not as bulky as some of the other dumbbells on the market. One user liked that both she and her husband could use the same dumbbells, instead of buying 16 different dumbbell sets. These are excellent for someone who is looking to get fit without trying to bulk up, as they only go up to 24 lbs per hand. The Sportblocks are likely better suited for a woman than a man.
A few users pointed out that the pin used to change the weights is sometimes difficult to allign and that it may go in crooked. These users suggest taking your time and not trying to hurry to change the weights. Also, one user pointed out that you can not add weight to these dumbbells at a later date. The PowerBlock SportsBlock appear to be a good deal for the money for those who have just started a workout program. They are simple and easy to use, not to mention space-savers.