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I've heard that when you're lifting a weight and you feel like you can't live it anymore, to drop the weight a little lower and finish the set(s). Is this true? If so, why? If not, what DO I do when i feel like I can't lift it anymore?

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no pain no gain

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Stop lifting if you feel like you can't lift anymore. It's your body so you should know your limits. Continuing is asking for injury. Also, dropping the weight a little lower and finishing the rep or set seems like an invitation to start developing poor form which can lead to injuries and/or an ineffective work out.

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thats the moment when you build the most muscle
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@arabbit: which moment? when you drop the weight? or stop working out?
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the moment when you feel the burn. when you start feeling like that do as much as you can with someone else assisting you
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I agree. Unless the exercise is specifically tailored to isolation, full range of appropriate motion is key to good form.
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He said he felt like he couldn't lift it anymore. To continue is dangerous because it risks injury and promotes bad form. You don't have to go to such extremes to build muscle. The muscles are already fatigued and exhausted at that point and any further gain is minimal if any.
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no pain no gain

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I think you are referring to a drop set, yes, it's one effective weight training method.

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