Exerpeutic 2000 High Capacity Recumbent Bike Review
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The Exerpeutic 2000 recumbent bike is effective workout equipment. It is manufactured by the Paradigm Health & Wellness of South California. The recumbent bike provides comfortable sitting while exercising. The Air Soft seat is thickly padded and the backrest is countered. The elbow rest is padded and the paddles are large, providing ease of use. The “step-thru” feature allows easy mounting and stepping down. The Hand Pulse monitor allows you to monitor the heart rate.
The Magnetic tension Control system allows the users to shift through 8 options of difficulty levels. The seats are adjustable for users from height 5’ 3” to 6’ 3”. A water bottle holder is also provided. The weight of the recumbent bike is 63 lbs and the dimensions are 54”L x 22”W x 34”H. The user can comfortably sit on the Exerpeutic 2000 recumbent bike and tone their muscles legs. The leg stabilizers keep the bike firmly secured on the ground.
Crank and pedals
The Exerpeutic 2000 Recumbent Bike has large pedals for comfortable biking. The Smooth Torque drive system provides a balanced flywheel. The v-belt ensures that the pedaling is soundless and the ride is extremely smooth. The pedals have straps which tie the feet securely to the pedals.
The Exerpautic 2000 recumbent bike offers 8 tension levels. These levels can be controlled from the console with simple adjustments. The user can adjust the magnetic adjustment levels for difficult and easy workouts.
Display type and readouts
The display panel enables the user to choose from 6 preset programs. The 6 programmed workouts include manual, hill, climbing, interval, plateau, and valley simulations. The display is an LCD console, though the screen is not backlit. The workout data provided are time, calories burned, distance traveled, heart rate, level, and more. The font size of the display characters is large and easily readable.
Heart rate/pulse monitor
The heart rate monitor is mounted on the handlebar grips. The handle bars have sensors to read the pulse rate. It reads the pulse levels and monitors the pulse/heart beat. This feature enables the user to stay within the Target Heart Rate Zone. You can choose your heart rate and carry out the activity to strengthen the heart.
The seat and backrest
The Air Soft seats have soft breathable PVC fabrics which prevent the seat from getting heated. The seat is 31/2” thick and has air chambers for shock absorption and uniformly disperses the body weight. The backrest is ergonomically designed and has a contoured texture. This enables the users to exercise for long periods of time, without developing back discomforts. The elbow bars are provided on the hand bars for support and arm rest. The seats can be adjusted for the desired height. The adjustment knob is provided beneath the seat, therefore, the user has to get down adjusting the level.
Quick keys are provided in some gadgets as they allow speedy access to some functions. This machine, though, does not have any quick keys.
Maximum weight and height
The Exerpeutic 2000 bike can accommodate users up to a weight of 300 lbs. All standard bikes have this weight capacity. The seats of the equipment can be adjusted for people of height 5’3” to 6’3”.
· Height- 34”
· Width- 63”
· Weight- 63 lbs
The price range of the Exerpeutic 2000 bike varies from $310 to $399.
Pros of the Exerpeutic 2000 recumbent bike
*The Air Soft seats provide good airflow and comfort on seating. Moreover, they do not get heated even after hours of exercising.
* The ‘step thru’ design allows the user to climb and get down easily from the bike.
* The seats and pedals are large, to accommodate people with different sizes.
* The seat height is adjustable and can accommodate very tall people
* The backrest is ergonomic and contoured. The handle rests are comfortable and the sensors read the pulse rates effortlessly.
* The leg stabilizers secure the machine to the ground and prevent tipping. The pedal straps ensure a firm grip on the pedals.
* There are 6 preset programs and 8 different resistance levels.
* The console provides up to 4 user profile to store your exercise details. Therefore, up to four different users can store their statistics in the console.
* Transportation wheels allow mobility. Additional accessories like the iPad holder are also available.
* Noiseless and smooth riding.
* The heart rate monitor is used to monitor heartbeat.
* An extensive assembly guide manual is provided.
Cons of the Exerpeutic 2000 Recumbent bike
The LCD is not backlit. It cannot be operated in the dark.
The seat adjustment knob is below the seat. The user dismounts the seat to adjust the height settings.
For this price range, the console must provide a higher degree of functions and uses.
The seat of the Exerpeutic 2000 Recumbent bike is very constructed with comfort and support features. The machine is easy to assemble and provide easy and noiseless pedaling. The bike can be adjusted for different resistance levels and 6 preset programs. For this price, the console could offer better and more variety of features. The biggest improvement in the bike from its predecessors is the seat.
Here’s a video overview of the Exerpeutic 2000 High Capacity Magnetic Recumbent Bike