Seeing you here, it is admirable that you have made the decision to look after your health. Having a rowing machine at your disposal will undoubtedly aid you in reaching your health goals.
So, what is a rowing machine exactly?
Well, a rowing machine is basically a machine that helps you train for rowing. It is also extensively used for exercising purposes. Most of the rowing machines produced today boast of the ergometer, a device that does an exceptional job of measuring the amount of work performed.
There are plenty of affordable rowing machines available for purchase in the market. Although there are many models available, the ones worth purchasing are very few and far between. Fortunately, the Concept 2 Model E Indoor Rowing Machine with PM5 is one of the best rowing machines on the saturated market. It stands head and shoulders above its nearest competitors. Let us tell you why;
The Concept 2 Model E Indoor Rowing Machine with PM5 is priced quite exorbitantly at $1,160. However, you shouldn´t let its steep pricing discourage you from making its purchase as it does possess outstanding amenities. It also helps that the Model E is extremely aesthetically pleasing; it can indeed be deemed as the luxury machine of the indoor rower world. Available for purchase in two different colors: light gray or black, the Concept 2 Model has a host of features. Let us elucidate;
The Concept 2 Model benefits greatly from its Performance Monitor 5. Although it is quite a sophisticated technology, it is still fairly easy to operate. The PM5 does an exceptional job of providing accurate and comparable data information for every row. Backed by a backlight that ensures complete visibility, you can easily store your rowing data through the model´s USB flash port. You can also easily monitor your heart rate wirelessly with this rowing machine!
The rowing machine boasts of a spiral damper that enables you to quickly adjust the airflow to the flywheel. Therefore you can easily change the feel of the stroke according to your preference. The inclusion of the flywheel was certainly a stroke of sheer genius from the makers as it does an exceptional job of minimizing the noise while at the same time, maximizing the smooth feel.
Since the product can be separated into two pieces, you can also easily store the Concept 2 Model. It also doesn´t lack in the portability department as it boasts of caster wheels, which make it mobile beyond belief.
What about the height of the seat?
A very important factor to consider before purchasing a rowing machine is to know the height of the seat. The Model E boasts of a seat that is at a chair´s height; the rowing machine has a seat height of 20 inches. Therefore, this model will work like a charm for you if your old knees don´t agree to bend like they used to. This model is also great for those who are bound to a wheelchair.
You are provided with a 2-year limited warranty on the mechanical aspects of the product and a 5-year warranty on the frame upon the purchase of the product. Therefore, you need not lose your sleep, worrying about repair expenses should your product dysfunction.
Specifications of the product
The product has an overall length of 96 inches with its width measuring at 24 inches. The seat height measures close to 24 inches. The monorail length of the rowing machine measures at 54 inches, easily fitting inseams up to 38 inches. Constructed of nickel-plated steel chain, the Concept 2 Model E Indoor Rowing Machine with PM5 has a maximum user weight capacity of 500lbs.