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Sweat out yourself with golden dumb-bells

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Mar '06
Japanese jeweller Ginza Tanaka introduced the latest range of dumb-bells for exercise.

But wait! These dumb-bells can be used only by those who are born with silver spoon in their mouth as the dumb-bells are made of pure gold that cost about 8 million yen (US $68,000) per 3 kilo set.

Advised to handle with care, the user is expected to put on white and cotton gloves.

Company has also made lighter dumb-bells of one and two kilos, available for 2.5 million each ($21000 and 42000 each).

The company also designed a one kilo footwear sole that is said to have qualities to strengthen the legs and calf muscles; it is available for 2.5 million yen ($21,000), Hideya Okamoto, President of Ginza Tanaka said.


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