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    Plyoboxes...

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    Anyone know of a good source for them? I seriously need to improve my box jumps, as they are my biggest problem in crossfit. I kind of want to just make one.... but I'm not so handy in the carpentry department.

    So, what I'd like to know is, anyone know of a cheap source (i've checked Rogue and Again faster...too expensive!)
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    Does anyone know what would have to go in to making a 24" wooden box. SEEMS to me like it would be easy...but again, I'm no expert.

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    did you google homemade? its real easy and cheep that way. used to make "fun boxes" out of 2/4s and plywood back when i skateboarded, and those lasted years going through more wear than you would use for plyos.
    just make sure your base is big enough to prevent tipping, and the rest is just a prefference of design. tappered? boxed? rectangular?

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    there's a crossfit site somewhere that has blueprints for plyo boxes
    I didn't like the rules you gave me, so I made some of my own.

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    I built this using the Crossfit plans that Palfrey posted. It was pretty simple and straight-forward. All you need is some plywood, some screws, an electric drill and a circular saw.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Goldsmith View Post
    I built this using the Crossfit plans that Palfrey posted. It was pretty simple and straight-forward. All you need is some plywood, some screws, an electric drill and a circular saw.

    What's up with the MONEY grok cut out? Is that lit from inside? or is that just a reflective sticker? Looks good thanks!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Coach Palfrey View Post

    Great! Thanks!
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    Quote Originally Posted by The Japsican View Post
    What's up with the MONEY grok cut out? Is that lit from inside? or is that just a reflective sticker? Looks good thanks!
    looks spray painted
    I didn't like the rules you gave me, so I made some of my own.

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    Yeah, it's just spray paint.

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