Guaranteed to provide users with excellent value for money, this exercise bike boasts of an exceptional weight capacity of 300 pounds, hence making it entirely suited for overweight and obese users. This is why the LX7 is often spotted in gyms and other training bases. In fact, this is one of the rare machines on the market that can easily sustain heavy duty use with very little wear and tear. Unlike other cycles, this model can be used on a daily basis by various members of the same family since it comes with various features designed to suit each user’s individual fitness level.
Unlike lower-quality spin bikes, this model is designed to closely simulate the sensation of cycling uphill, which consequently allows you to burn twice as many calories. It also comes with gym-quality features such as a fully adjustable and ergonomic seat, iron flywheel and detachable transport wheels, among others. More importantly, the machine is also very easy to use, in spite of its extended range of features.
Since the bike boasts of a premier standard built, it features a highly stable design and remains completely unmoving, no matter how energetically you pedal. Unlike commercially-designed cycles, this machine has an infinite levels of resistance that automatically adjusts to each user’s individual fitness level. By this token, the harder your work out, the higher the intensity. This can serve as an excellent training base for budding athletes who are just venturing in the challenging world of spinning. According to fitness experts, the infinite resistance is also an extremely practical way to gradually build up your stamina, which allows you to comfortably elongate your training session. This feature also enables users to work on their metabolism and consequently end up burning more calories, even when you’re not actually on the machine.
The cycle is equipped with a 40 pounds cast iron flywheel designed to pull most major muscle groups of your body into the training session. The flywheel is protected by a chrome rim to enhance the longevity of your bike. With this spin bike, you will also be able to enjoy the widescreen LCD display screen that will help you keep a close watch on your progress. For example, athletes will be able to monitor the number of calories they’ve burned, velocity, time covered, overall distance covered and even speed. More impressively, the monitor also comes with superior-quality speakers that will allow you to benefit from a read-aloud function of you pulse rate.
Other handy features include, but are not limited to, emergency brake and double course enabled pedaling, among others.
This machine is simply brimming with a plethora of amenities designed to render your training session much more comfortable. For example, the spin cycle is enhanced by a water bottle holder that will keep you hydrated during the entire length of your session while eliminating any need to interrupt your training to get a drink. The multi grip handlebar is also thickly padded to ensure a safe grip even when your hands get sweaty. The double direction pedaling will also prevent your muscles from getting sore or adjusting to the same motions over and over again.
The pedals are ergonomically-shaped to accommodate various shoes sizes. In fact, it even boasts of secure toe cages for a much firmer grip, hence preventing any slips or other such interruptions to your workout.
If you’re worried about space, you will be glad to learn that the cycle comes with an extremely compact footprint. It’s also equipped with detachable transport wheels for easy storage and mobility. Users will also be able to benefit from floor stabilizers that keep the machine securely into place- something that will definitely benefit athletes who are fond of more vigorous training sessions.
Assembly and Parts
Since the machine is only partially assembled, customers will need to join some pieces together. According to most customers, around one to two hours are needed for this step, depending on how handy you are around manual work. However, the boxed packaging does come with a step-by-step guide to walk you through the assembly process. It also includes various all the tools and accessories that you’ll need to join the different pieces.
Sturdy and exceptionally comfortable, this spin bike is equipped with everything that you’ll need to not only lose the weight but also keep it off. Extremely efficient, the machine has even been known to last for life, provided that it’s properly cared for and maintained. Reasonably priced, the Exerpeutic LX7 Training Cycle measures 49 x 20 x 47 inches and weighs 90 pounds. This exercise bike is protected by a one year limited assembly.