StarTrac TR4500HR Treadmill - A ReviewWritten by Keith Thompson
When you're searching for a treadmill for your home or club, you'll find Star Trac treadmills at top of your shopping list, and for good reason. StarTrac has garnered a reputation for quality and superior machines since their appearance on treadmill scene in 70's, and has become sort of Cadillac of treadmills. The TR4500HR treadmill is another in their line of great exercise machines.
Star Trac treadmills offer many features, and this one is no exception. Weighing in at a solid 284 lbs., 4500 measures a healthy 20"x62", thus affording user room to move! I'm a big guy, and I appreciated roominess. The unit has a maximum user capacity of 350 lbs. Powered by a 2.5hp continuous speed motor, Star Trac TR4500HR is capable of speeds from 0-10 mph, and inclines from 0-15%, (for those of you with a death wish!) 4500 is primed with all power you need for a great workout! For ease on your knees, 4500 features Impact Absorption System, IAS, which cushions impact on your ankles, knees, hip and back.
How to Buy A Treadmill - Key PointsWritten by Keith Thompson
Finding best treadmill to buy shouldn't be a difficult thing to do. Treadmills have long been touted as a major player in health and fitness field and for good reason. They are relatively compact, promote vital cardiovascular benefits, and are simple to use. Not to mention you don't have to get in car and run to gym! The only thing left is to find right treadmill for you. Here are a few treadmill keys.
First, check with your doctor that this is an appropriate health regimen for you to embark upon. It probably is, or you wouldn't be reading this! Next, check motor and see of it is powerful enough for your needs as relates to weight. Most brands offer several options in this area. Health monitoring features such as heart rate monitors are an added benefit to keep track of your progress. The ability to store treadmill economically is a plus also, and sturdy hand rails and easy on/off benefits add to your experience.