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Ergonomics

Ergonomics

Assesses the pedals restraint system and the potential for interference during the rowing stroke.

 /  5
Ease of use

Ease of use

Assesses the ease of reading the display and operation of the console, and adjustment of the resistance level.

 /  5
Construction

Construction

Considers aspects that indicate good construction methods, the sound and the feel of the rowing machine, and the result of a static load test.

 /  5
User safety

User safety

Assesses potential hazards, such as sharp edges, pinch points, and slippery gripping surfaces.

 /  5
Ergonomics

Ergonomics

Assesses the pedals restraint system and the potential for interference during the rowing stroke.

 /  5
Ease of use

Ease of use

Assesses the ease of reading the display and operation of the console, and adjustment of the resistance level.

 /  5
Construction

Construction

Considers aspects that indicate good construction methods, the sound and the feel of the rowing machine, and the result of a static load test.

 /  5
User safety

User safety

Assesses potential hazards, such as sharp edges, pinch points, and slippery gripping surfaces.

 /  5
Ergonomics

Ergonomics

Assesses the pedals restraint system and the potential for interference during the rowing stroke.

 /  5
Ease of use

Ease of use

Assesses the ease of reading the display and operation of the console, and adjustment of the resistance level.

 /  5
Construction

Construction

Considers aspects that indicate good construction methods, the sound and the feel of the rowing machine, and the result of a static load test.

 /  5
User safety

User safety

Assesses potential hazards, such as sharp edges, pinch points, and slippery gripping surfaces.

 /  5
Ergonomics

Ergonomics

Assesses the pedals restraint system and the potential for interference during the rowing stroke.

 /  5
Ease of use

Ease of use

Assesses the ease of reading the display and operation of the console, and adjustment of the resistance level.

 /  5
Construction

Construction

Considers aspects that indicate good construction methods, the sound and the feel of the rowing machine, and the result of a static load test.

 /  5
User safety

User safety

Assesses potential hazards, such as sharp edges, pinch points, and slippery gripping surfaces.

 /  5
Ergonomics

Ergonomics

Assesses the pedals restraint system and the potential for interference during the rowing stroke.

 /  5
Ease of use

Ease of use

Assesses the ease of reading the display and operation of the console, and adjustment of the resistance level.

 /  5
Construction

Construction

Considers aspects that indicate good construction methods, the sound and the feel of the rowing machine, and the result of a static load test.

 /  5
User safety

User safety

Assesses potential hazards, such as sharp edges, pinch points, and slippery gripping surfaces.

 /  5
Ergonomics

Ergonomics

Assesses the pedals restraint system and the potential for interference during the rowing stroke.

 /  5
Ease of use

Ease of use

Assesses the ease of reading the display and operation of the console, and adjustment of the resistance level.

 /  5
Construction

Construction

Considers aspects that indicate good construction methods, the sound and the feel of the rowing machine, and the result of a static load test.

 /  5
User safety

User safety

Assesses potential hazards, such as sharp edges, pinch points, and slippery gripping surfaces.

 /  5