Barbells consist of a steel pole with heavy lead weights on each end equating to either 40 or 80lbs. They were commonly used for workouts and bodybuilding before the war. They cannot be used to increase strength, and have no uses apart from being sold or scrapped.
- One 40lb barbell can be found in the Federal supply cache 84NE.
- Two 80lb barbells in the Boxing Gym.
- One 80lb barbell at the Atom Cats garage.
- One 80lb barbell lies on the deck of the Wreck of the FMS Northern Star.
- One 80lb barbell in Madden's Gym.