Fitness Reality 810XLT Review: WORTH BUYING?

Home Gyms are getting popular and Fitness Reality 810XLT is a great machine, so is it worth investing, read our Fitness Reality 810XLT Review to know. 

Building a home gym is a pain in the ass, you can buy one machine or can get two or three machines so that you can get a complete body workout, and having a cage is a must, and Fitness Reality 810XLT is a very popular cage machine. 

And today we are going to see what are the features it has to offer and is it worth buying or not, and we will know the answers to all the questions like these from our Fitness Reality 810XLT Review. 

There are many home gym machines out there, we have covered detailed reviews, and if you like to read them you can read them from the links below. And we also covered reviews of many treadmills of many different companies as well.

Having a home gym can save you a lot of your time and your hard-earned money, as they are more affordable than the gym and fitness clubs memberships. 

You don’t need to go anywhere to do your workout, you can do it at your house, and can save the time of traveling and money that you are going to spend on gas to reach your gyms.

Fitness Reality 810XLT Review

“Not every expensive thing is Perfect, you can still get many things without spending more.”

Fitness Reality 810XLT is a very affordable and versatile rack machine, that you can add to your home gym or can have one to get a fit and healthy body, as it comes with many attachments and accessories. 

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You can use a Fitness Reality squat rack in various ways or with many other gym equipment, but many of the rack machines out there are costly and don’t have features, but Fitness Reality 810XLT can solve these two problems in one shot. 

It has a weight capacity of 800 lbs which means it can handle anything that you will throw at it. Before going into the review, let’s see some specifications of the 810XLT first.

Dimensions50.5” x 46.5” x 83.5”
Product Weight133 lbs.
AttachmentsChin-up Bars, 23” and 3.25” Safety bars
Levels19 Levels
Max. Weight Capacity800 lbs.
Max. Height Capacity6.4 feet
Warranty1 Year

Body

The first thing that is going to come to your mind before purchasing a gym rack is the body or frame of that machine. 

The body of the Fitness Reality 810XLT Super Max Power Cage is made up of 2 x 2 inches of a high-density tubular steel frame, and the body is covered with a grey powder-coated paint, that keeps the rust and corrosion away.

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The thickness of the steel that is used to make the body of the rack is around 0.086 inches thick, which means they are using the 14 gauge steel to make the frame.

The design of the frame is big enough so that any 6.4 feet height can easily fit inside it and have enough room to move its arms and body. The dimensions of the Fitness Reality 810XLT Super Max Power Cage is 50.5” x 46.5” x 83.5”. 

The maximum weight capacity of the Fitness Reality 810XLT Super Max Power Cage is around 800 lbs, which is enough for any kind of exercise that you can do, it can easily the weight of your body and weight of rods or both.

The only issue with the body of the Fitness Reality 810XLT Super Max Power Cage is the height, the person above 6 feet will face some problems while using the Row Pulldown, as the height of the machine is quite low and his or her leg will touch the ground.

The weight of the rack after the assembly is around 135 lbs and it comes with many attachments, that you can use to do your workout and we will discuss them later in the article.

The rack comes with 19 different holes, that you can use according to your exercise needs and the gap between these holes is around 3 inches. 

Every third hole has a small “U” shape in it, which makes it identify the correct level for attaching the safety bar. The edges of the rack are smooth and all the welds are strong and well polished, it can easily heavy weights easily without braking.

Attachments

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Fitness Reality 810XLT Super Max Power Cage comes with many different kinds of attachments, but some of them are optional, you have to buy them if you want, or otherwise, you can just go with the rack only.

There are many types of Fitness Reality 810XLT accessories that you can buy from amazon and can use them with this rack, but we suggest you buy them when you are going to buy any accessory, then you can save some more bucks.

Fitness Reality 810XLT comes with a multi-position chin-up or pull-up bar, that you can use to train your back muscles and biceps, and it also comes with two 23 inches safety bars, that helps the rack to get its stability and rigidness, these are black in color.

This rack also comes with two 23 inches of safety pins of chrome-plated, that is 1 inch in diameter and 7.5 lbs each, you can use these pins to put your rods while doing exercise. These bars can easily take 800 lbs of weight each.

Fitness Reality 810XLT also comes with two small safety bars of 3.25 inches that you can use to place your rod while doing squats or military press, these bars can easily fit 7 feet of the Olympic bar. These weigh around 1 lb each.

There are many other attachments that come combined with the rack like LAT Pull-Down and Adjustable Leg Hold-Down, Weight bench, you can see all the features of the bench from the video provided below.

This machine also supports J-Hooks, Dip Bars, Weight Plate Holders, and Landmine, which you can buy separately.  Now you know what are the Fitness Reality 810XLT attachments.

Assembly

Fitness Reality 810XLT comes in many pieces and you have to assemble the rack by yourself, and the process of assembling the Fitness Reality 810XLT is quite easy as compared to the assembly of other machines. It comes with all the tools that you need to do the assembly.

It also comes with a detailed instruction guide to do the assembly and the bolts that come with the box come with the numbers printed in its packages, which makes the process of the assembly easier.

If you have some tools lying on your storeroom you can take them out as well, it needs a 17mm socket and box wrench to do the assembly, inside the box it has its own wrench as well.

While doing its assembly I took around 1.5 hours, you can take a similar time doing the assembly. This is an easy process.

PROs and CONs

Nothing is perfect, and this same applies to the Fitness Reality 810XLT Super Max Power Cage as well, it has some good things and some bad things, and in this section, we are going to see what are these things. 

PROs

  • Affordable
    The price of the rack is very affordable, you can easily get this without losing your savings.
  • 800 lbs of weight capacity
    Fitness Reality 810XLT has a weight capacity of 800 lbs, which will be enough for most of its users unless you are preparing for strong man competition.
  • Strong Body
    The body of the Fitness Reality 810XLT is made up of 14 gauge steel which makes it strong and sturdy.
  • Easy Assembly
    The assembly process of the rack is very easy, and that makes it stand out among its competitors.

CONs

  • No Plate Storage
    Fitness Reality 810XLT doesn’t have any storage option for additional weights, and that can be a problem for some.
  • Only 1 year of warranty
    The Fitness Reality 810XLT comes with only one year of warranty, this is a quite low period of the warranty period.

Now we are here at the end of our Fitness Reality 810XLT Review, Fitness Reality 810XLT Super Max Power Cage comes with a lot of features that you cannot ignore, with the unbelievable price point, and that is why it is becoming the favorite rack for many people, you can get make a guess by just reading the Fitness Reality 810XLT Super Max Power Cage Reviews.

Fitness Reality 810XLT Super Max Power Cage got 769 ratings with 4.7 stars out of 5. If you want to read the reviews, you can also read that from here.

There are some issues with the machine also, but you can ignore that as these are not serious issues. If you ask us what we recommend, then we will say, “Go FOR IT” but buy this rack with the extra attachments, as it doesn’t cost you much but they will give you more options for your workout.

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