Recently rewarded with a best buy, the Afton RX 800 recumbent bike can best be described as dependable, comfortable and affordable. It's ideal for apartment complexes, physical therapy clinics, fitness studios and Gym.
With the intent of this product being used in light commercial settings, Afton went about working on designing a bike that one; would hold up under consistent use by various users, two; provide enough support and comfort to everyone, regardless of age, weight or health and three; make this product worth every penny of its purchase. Because commercial products are being used by various users, they demand stability and durability.
The Afton RX800 is equipped with a 31lbs. Heavy flywheel that boasts 40 levels of resistance and will challenge any user regardless of their fitness level. The supportive back and adjustable seat are ideal for multiple users and can be controlled by the conveniently placed handlebars. The workouts can be easily tracked through the use of the vibrant 9.0" LCD display. The large detailed LCD is ideal for users looking to map out their fitness goals without feeling overwhelmed by misleading fitness display information.
Generator System - This unit uses a generator to power the console. Therefore there is no need for an electrical hookup.
Flywheel - A 31 lb. flywheel creates more inertia (RPM & Watt output).
Heart Rate % Profile - There is a bar graph integrated into the console that lets you know where your heart rate is in relation to projected maximum (calculated when you enter your age in the programming section of each program).
Cooling Fan - A turbo Cooling fan is standard on the RX800 . This may just be the reason individuals extend their workout by a few minutes.