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## How do I calculate my max bench press?

To calculate the 1RM, you need to divide the number of reps by 30, add 1, and multiply it by the weight you were lifting….The formula for the max bench calculator uses the following variables:

- 1RM – One-rep max;
- w – Weight; and.
- r – Number of repetitions (reps).

**How much should my max bench be?**

It depends on how much you weigh and your experience level. For example, if you’re a 170-pound man who’s just started lifting weights, a bench press of 225 pounds would be excellent. If, however, you weigh 240 pounds and you’ve been lifting for five years or more, a 225 bench would be pretty underwhelming.

### What is my 1rp Max?

Your one-rep max is the max weight you can lift for a single repetition for a given exercise. To lift safely, a one rep max calculator is essential for determining what you can handle on the squat rack, bench, deadlift and more.

**How long will it take to go from 225 to 315 bench?**

BUT, assuming you’ve got your routine locked down, you could technically bench 315 about 5-6 months after benching 225 if you added 5lbs per week or so.

## How does this one rep max bench calculator work?

This one rep max Bench Calculator has some other modes, that you can find in the dropdown list. They allow to compute the other variables (the repetitions or the added weight) for a specific Maximum Repetition. They work by just isolating the one repetition max equation.

**How does the bench calculator work?**

The way this bench calculator works is it takes the amount of weight you can bench for a certain number of reps and uses a formula to calculate your approximate 1 REP MAX. Obviously, these figures are not 100% accurate.

### What is the 1RM bench press calculator?

The 1RM Bench press calculator gives you an indication of how much you can bench press in a single repetition (one repetition max ). The calculator is based on your maximum number of repetitions on lower weights. When performing max tests it is extremely important to warm up carefully. The 1RM calculated is a theoretical value.

**What is a bench press Max chart?**

The bench press max chart is the old school method of approximating your 1 REP MAX bench press. Use these charts as a guide to what you can bench for a maximum of one rep. This bench press max chart can help you work out your 1 REP MAX.