Fitness Reality 4000MR Magnetic Rower, 2677
Fitness Reality 4000MR (Model 2677) by Paradigm Health & Wellness is a modern rower with the dual independent rowing handles, magnetic resistance and 15 workout programs on its LCD-backlit display. It is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 135 customers at the time of this product review.
Black Fitness Reality Rowing Machine weighs 133.4 pounds and measures 72L x 25W x 51.5H inches with an extended 38-inch slide rail and 41-inch inseam. The solid steel frame of this modern rowing machine can carry a maximum total user weight of 300 pounds. You have the 10 preset exercise programs and 5 customizable programs on the LCD-backlit control panel. And you can have your intense workouts with the strong chain drive dual transmission mechanism.
You’ll experience a full range of motion with the two independent handles that offer a proper shoulder, chest and arm exercises. The rubber handles with balls offer a nice and comfortable grip. You have the 16 levels of dual transmission magnetic resistance for an easier or more difficult workout. The large anti-slip foot pedals on both sides of the flywheel are adjustable and come with the straps to accommodate different sizes of feet. There are 4 floor stabilizers underneath that you can adjust for keeping the rower even on different floors and prevent shaking or wobbling as part of its smooth rowing experience.
The 5-inch LCD-backlit display has the regular workout indicators of time exercised, distance traveled, calories burned, watts, rpm, count and resistance levels. Three exercise goal settings are based on distance, calories burned and time exercised. This LCD panel can be adjusted to different angles for you to view it comfortably. You have a large contoured seat that measures 13.5L x 10W inches that will make you feel comfortable over longer sessions. The raised saddle height of 21 to 22.5 inches will make it easy for you to mount and dismount. This seat will glide smoothly on the hidden ball bearing seat rollers. People between the heights of 5′ and 6’5″ can use it comfortably.
It has a foldable design and you can move this rowing machine on its two transportation wheels to push or pull it easily for relocation and storage in a convenient place. It measures 45L x 25W x 59H inches as folded. There is a smartphone holder below the LCD display if you want to watch workout and other videos or listen to music during your session. This rower will work on your shoulders, triceps, traps, forearms, thighs, legs, core section and back as part of a great whole body low impact workout that doesn’t put any burden on your joints. This rower works quietly with the smooth slides without disturbing you or people in the house.
Even if you use it on a wood floor you won’t really need a mat as it comes with the 4 adjustable rubber feet. You can use the rower handles at any angle you want as they swivel out and can be pushed and pulled in a straight line. If you find that the resistance on this rower is not enough for you it is because the resistance magnets were not adjusted properly. There are 15 levels of real resistance on this rowing machine from easy to challenging. You can strengthen and tone muscles at the higher levels and burn calories as part of a cardio workout at the lower levels. The flywheel is totally enclosed and no maintenance or lubricants are needed for this rower. The warranty offered is 2 years for the electronics and wearable parts, 3 years for the other parts and 5 years for the frame.