To sum up the valor bar and plate rack in one word: capable. This plate rack has six standard (1”) weight plate pegs, each up to the task of bearing 135 lbs for a combined weight captivity of 810 lbs. The stand bases are encased in rubber boots to protect your floor and increase stability. Although this unit is easy to assemble and fairly light weight at 25 lbs, its 12 gauge construction is thicker than many competitors 14 gauge material. The bar and plate rack comes complete with stainless hardware.