This True elliptical trainer has a shipping weight of 304 pounds and requires an unobstructed area (in inches) of 70L x 30W for operation - additional space should be added as a safety buffer. The maximum specified user weight for this machine is 300 pounds. Included heart-rate programs adjust exercise intensity based on a target heart-rate.
The True M30 is part of the Elliptical test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Elliptical models like the M30 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Ergonomics: Ergonomics considers how well an elliptical accommodates people of various sizes and aspects of the pedaling motion.
Exercise range: Exercise range considers aspects of exercise intensity and measures incline and the effort to pedal the machine through the resistance level settings.
Ease of use: Ease of use considers ease of use aspects of controls, display and using the programs.
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