Ladder Barrel


The Ladder Barrel – is a unique Pilates equipment designed for core stabilization exercises. It is also a popular equipment for the strength exercises, as it provides a range of options for different kind of workouts. It is suitable for both beginners and also for the professional sportsmen with full conditions.

This machine is designed for core conditioning, flexibility, and mobilization.
The equipment consists of 2 main parts, where the name comes from. The equipment’s design is based on Joseph Pilates’ original design.

Atro Pilates Ladder Barrel Production in UK

The design of the ladder barrel comes from the beer kegs. Joseph Pilates, the creator of Pilates Sport, was beer drinker and his house always was full of empty beer kegs. Once he decided to use the empty beer kegs to make a pilates equipment.

In fact, result was successful. Therefore, J. Pilates started to use this new equipment for the pilates lessons. Thus, a new equipment came to pilates sport and became popular among the pilates fans very soon. It is especially popular in the group pilates classes.

Pilates Ladder Barrel Production in UK


The equipment comes in 2 separate pieces for easy transportation. The keg part is moving on the rails. Therefore it is easy to adjust it for the different lengths. All the body material is the heat treated wood, so it ensures the long life operation. The cover of the foam rubber is non allergic leather. Keg part made of beech wood.
High Quality Wood

We use certified, high quality beech wood material with four layers of opaque varnish.

First Class Leather

Leather parts of the equipment are from the first class, antibacterial leather material.

Upper Level Springs

We use only the first class stainless steel springs. There are 5 types of springs for the carriage.


Our machines are made in UK and we ship our equipment from our London factory. The equipment comes in box and the customer is expected to install it using our user guide. You can download our user guide here along with the catalogue of our equipment.

Atro Pilates is British manufacturer of pilates equipment and tools. It produces the most common pilates equipment such as pilates reformer, cadillac, tower unit, ladder barrel, chair etc. All pilates equipment can be customized according to customer requirements.

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