Originally Posted by Lefty5
I"...... and don't drop it. I put a plastic sheet on the ground and a good thing as I dropped the bar a couple of times where it didn't pick up debris. Hope this helped."
Welcome to the neighborhood.
In the future, cut the bar in half so that you'll have a spare in case (when) you drop it.
Even with the plastic I would still throw the bar away if I dropped it.