Concept2 Model D Indoor Rowing Machine Review

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If you want the best rowing machine and the cost does not make a difference then you should go ahead and purchase the Concept2 Model D Indoor Rowing Machine since this is according to most people the best rowing machine.

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Yes it is expensive but being the best you can expect that. This rowing machine will help you greatly improve your cardiovascular workout and keep loads of health problems away.

The Concept2 Model D can fulfil all needs and comes with all excellent features a rowing machine can offer.

If you are looking for the best rowing machine manufacturer then note that it is indeed Concept2.

Concept2 has been producing some of the best gym equipments for quite a few years now and the Model D Rower is simply the best they have come up with so far.

Another excellent rowing machine of theirs is the Model E which is also quite good and cheaper.

Specifications

As for dimensions of the Concept2 Model D Indoor Rowing Machine are concerned the length is 96”, Seat Height is 14” and Width is 24”. The weight of the rowing machine 56 lbs and the highest user weight this rowing machine can take is around 500 lbs.

The chain is made up of Nickel and the legs and body are made up of aluminium and steel. It’s available in black and grey colours.

Assembly

Putting together Model D is relatively simple and you will only need about 45 minutes to do so. The package includes all the parts and tools needed for the assembly process along with a detailed manual.

The parts included in the package are Chain Oil, USB cable to view your performance through a computer, one logo card, aluminium frame, Flywheel, Extruded aluminium-coated monorail, Rubber foot pads, Caster wheels and also Stainless-steel seat track.

Features

One of the biggest advantages of this rowing machine is that it is noiseless and is solidly made up and can even last you a lifetime if you maintain it properly.

Another excellent feature of the Model D is that it comes with a personal monitor that provides you with loads of information about your workout and you can even connect this to your pc using the USB cable provided. It has a 160 X 160 resolution which makes it quite clear and you can even view it from a distance.

The flywheel makes this rowing machine noiseless and with only an hour of workout you can lose close to 400-500 calories depending on your physical attributes and also the resistance level you work out at which is actually quite awesome.

Verdict

The Concept2 Model D Indoor Rowing Machine is a 5 star rowing machine that you should definitely have in case you do not mind spending a little extra. It has all the features anyone would ever need and is also quite durable.

Keiser M3 Plus Indoor Cycle Review

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When it comes to Spin Bikes there is no spin bike better than the Keiser M3 plus Indoor Cycle.

This spin bike has even won many awards and is the most recommended spin bike. The reason behind it is that the Keiser M3 plus Indoor Cycle comes with almost every feature you would want in a spin bike.

Apart from that it is also solidly built and can last you a lifetime. Though it is quite expensive once you buy this spin bike you will never again need another spin bike.

About Keiser

Keiser is the top company when it comes to spin bikes and has also received numerous awards for all its products.

The aim of this company is to provide you the best products with all the latest features for commercial as well as domestic use. All Keiser products are solidly built and that’s why so many people recommend its products.

Read more : Best Spinning Bikes 2015

Specifications

The Keiser M3 plus Indoor Cycle weighs around 125 lbs. Its dimensions are 44.5 x 25.75 x 48.25”. The highest user weight this spin bike can take is 310 lbs.

This spin bike comes with Eddy Current Resistance and includes important things like a water bottle holder etc. It also has transportations wheels which make it easier for you to move it.

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Assembly

One of best things about Keiser M3 plus Indoor Cycle is that it is easy to assemble. Whether you have ridden a spin bike before or not you will be able to assemble this spin bike quite easily.

Putting together this spin bike should not take you longer than about 20 minutes. All the parts and tools needed for assembly come with the package. You will also get a detailed manual to make the assembly process easier for you.

Features

The Keiser M3 plus Indoor Cycle comes with a 24 gear Eddy current magnetic resistance. The main advantage of this resistance is that during your workout it focusses on important muscle groups of your body due to which you are able to lose more amount of calories in a short space of time. Another advantage of this type of resistance is that it’s smooth and creates a realistic feel. This spin bike also comes with an in-built computer screen which gives you loads of information such as calories burned, heart rate, watts, ODO distance, gear, elapsed time and heart rate. The seat, handlebars and also the resistance can be easily adjusted in this spin bike. It also has wheels making it easier to move it around and also has few other benefits like a water bottle holder etc. The pedals come with straps to make sure your feet remain firmly in position during your workout.

Conclusion

In plain and simple words there is no spin bike out there better than the Keiser M3 plus Indoor Cycle. This bike has all the features you can ask for. Although expensive, once you buy it I am sure you are going to love it.

LifeSpan Fitness RW1000 Rowing Machine Review

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One rowing machine that will help you get a full body cardiovascular workout is the LifeSpan Fitness RW1000 Rowing Machine. This rowing machine also focusses on strengthening your back, shoulders, legs and arms.

This rowing machine will provide you smooth workouts and won’t put unwanted pressure on your joints and muscles and comes with loads of excellent features such as fold-up storing option, different levels of resistance etc.

This rowing machine is a mid-budget rowing machine that comes with all necessary features thus making it one of the best choices available.lifespan-fitness-rw1000-folded

The LifeSpan Fitness RW1000 Rowing Machine is so good that it has the 2008 Gear Awards Seal of Excellence which it won mainly because of its efficiency, comfort and also flexibility.

LifeSpan aims at manufacturing the top gym equipments at the lowest rates possible and apart from rowing machines also manufactures treadmills, upright and recumbent bikes and elliptical trainers.

Specifications

The dimensions of the LifeSpan Fitness RW1000 Rowing Machine are 87 x 19 x 23”. This rowing machine weighs a total of 56 lbs and comes with magnetic resistance along with a flywheel.

The highest user weight it can withhold is 300 lbs and is made up steel, aluminium and also plastic. It can be folded and seat is well padded.

Assembly

LifeSpan Fitness RW1000 Rowing Machine can be assembled very easily and the main reason behind that is it hardly requires any assembling at all. Most of it comes assembled in the package you receive thus saving you a lot of time.

Whatever small assembling it needs, can be done easily even if you are just a beginner. At the most you will need around 20 minutes to assemble this rowing machine.

All the tools and parts needed for the assembly are provided in the package along with all the instructions.

Features

One of the best things about the LifeSpan Fitness RW1000 Rowing Machine is that it comes with an LCD console that is divided into 3 screens. This console provides you with loads of information related to your workout such as stroke per minute, stroke counts, calories lost, distance and time covered etc.

The console is operated with the help of a battery and in case of inactivity it automatically shuts down after 4 minutes. The screen is quite big thus you can view all details clearly which is actually an excellent thing.

This rowing machine has a magnetic resistance which ensure you get a whole body workout. So if you are trying to lose weight, it’s perfect for your.

It has 5 resistance levels and can help you lose upto 800 calories in just an hour if you work out properly.

Conclusion

If you want a long lasting and strong rowing machine at a reasonable cost then the LifeSpan Fitness RW1000 Rowing Machine is an obvious choice.

It comes with a big LCD display and all the other required features such as adjustable resistance etc. and whether you are an expert or a beginner it can match all kind of needs.