Here is another one from Horizon Fitness, T1200 treadmill, a much talked about model. A good sturdy exercise treadmill. A powerful motor 2.75 motor does the job well but is a bit noisy. An Ipod docking is also provided but that’s an additional feature, a treadmill should be judged on the performance and durability, not on the accessories.
A treadmill must always be installed properly on a perfectly flat surface so that it runs smoothly without any strain on its motor or frame. If you have doubts over installations get some help from the dealer.
Spec sheet is given as under:
MOTOR : 2.75 CHP motor backed by a lifetime warranty.
FRAME : Heavy-gauge steel withstands rigorous, daily use
RUNNING AREA : 20” x 55”
BELT THICKNESS : 1.6mm durable orthopedic belt
CUSHION SYSTEM : Variable 4 zone.
FOLDING SYSTEM : Two hydraulic shocks help make folding and unfolding the treadmill easier and safer.
SCREEN : 6 Amber LED Windows , Brickyard and Clock and Date Windows with Amber Alpha Numeric Back Lit Display
PROGRAM # : 13 programs
PROGRAM TYPE : (Manual, Weight Loss 1, Weight :Loss 2, Power Walk 1, Power Walk 2, Walk/Run 1, Walk/Run 2, Jog/Run 1, Jog/Run2, Incline 1, Incline 2, My Workouts 1, My Workouts 2) with eTRAK™
HEART RATE : Contact heart rate grips make it easy to monitor yourself.
OTHER : Speakers with IN & OUT Jacks, and iPod Docking Station Package (includes Dock, Headphone Jack, Track Volume, Pause Buttons and no Slip by pocket)
FRAME : Lifetime
MOTOR : Lifetime
PARTS : 3 years
LABOR : 1 year
USER CAPACITY : 375 lbs
Powerful machine. Console is big and could do without much plastic.