Concept2 Model E Indoor Rowing Machine Review
In today’s never ending race to stay fit, the Concept2 Model E Indoor Rowing Machine has emerged as one of the most popular indoor workout machines. Giving people a chance to have a complete workout right within the comfort of their homes, the Concept2 rowing machine has quickly managed to gain some serious fan following within the short time it has been available. And what has helped his indoor workout equipment sky rocket with the fans, is the ease it can be handled with and the sheer versatility it has to offer. But even with all of its popularity and scores of rooting fans, it would be completely unfair to give this rowing machine the title of the most complete indoor workout equipment. At least, not until we have performed an in-depth review on the Concept2 Model E.
Concept2 Model E Indoor Rowing Machine Features
One of the things which make the Concept2 Model E Indoor Rowing Machine so popular with the masses is the long list features it has to offer and precise spec list, which can even make the most high end workout instrument quiver with fear. And to get a proper understanding of the monster at work, here’s a closer look on its features and spec sheet:
Overall Length – 244 cm Overall Width – 64 cm
Total Seat Height – 51 cm
Total Monorail Length – 137 cm
Total Fitness Inseam – 91 cm
Cord / Chain Material – Steel Chain with Nickel Plating Cord / Chain Housing – Completely Enclosed
Maximum Weight Capacity – 224 Kg (500 lbs)
Supporting Legs Material – Welded Steel
Monitor Arm – Fixed Aluminium Arm, Adjustable angle
Concept2 Model E Indoor Rowing Machine Pros
For any indoor workout equipment, the need to produce results has always been deemed as the most important priority. And the Concept2 Model E is one of those equipment’s which has not managed to produce incredible results within a short period of time, but it has also evolved as an equipment which is extremely easy to use. Unlike other fitness equipment’s, the Concept2 does not requires users to have any previous experience whatsoever. Right from its installation –which is rather simple, compared to other equipment’s- the Concept2 best demonstrates that setting up equipment should not be complicated. And using it is as simple as sitting on the rowing machine. With the ability to adjust the tension according to need, the rowing machine is designed to meet the requirements of every user. But the best thing about this rowing machine is that users don’t need to do anymore workouts after working out on this machine. As it involves the use of every body part, working out on the Concept2 gives users one of the most complete workouts. And flywheel design does an exceptional job over reducing noise and improving the smooth feel.
Concept2 Model E Indoor Rowing Machine Cons
Despite being one of the best indoor workout machines available today, the Concept2 Model E rowing machine has a few downfalls:
- Resistance Level Control Placement – the placement of the manual resistance level controls may be an issue to some. The controls are located on the back of the rowing machine, and the user must stop the workout, stand up, and change the resistance before continuing the exercise.
- Maximum resistance – Some power users may find the maximum resistance level not quite challenging enough. Most users will be okay with the available levels, but keep in mind there is an upper limit.
Concept2 Model E Indoor Rowing Machine Conclusion
With its share of pro’s, con’s, specs and features evaluated, the only thing that can be said about the Model E is that it is one of the most complete and comprehensive workout machines available today. And if you’re looking forward to getting a complete workout indoors, then this is the equipment that you should opt for.