The Concept 2 Model E Rower produces one of the most unparalleled, complete body workout of any fitness machine in the industry. It delivers a useful cardiovascular workout that will help to increase your fitness level very high. Model E features a sturdier steel frame which is 20 inch in height that provides extra facilities for people who have limited mobility or need extra room for their legs.
It is originally made in the USA.
If you are searching for a Rower with extra facilities for full body workout then we recommend you the Concept 2 Model E.
It offers more presence and endurance with its extra frame height, double powder coat with glossy finish and nickel-plated chain. The nickel-plated chain demands less than expected oiling.
The chain housing on the Model E Rower is fully connected, keeping the nickel-plated chain clean and out of dangerous situation. It provides user-friendly designed handles, flexible foot-rests, and dynamic flywheel design.
When using the machine, the rower’s seat starts moving on an aluminum rail with a pure and stainless steel track, establishing a steady back-and-forth slide without any unusual starts or stops.
The Concept2 Model E uses air for resistance. It is the most luxury machine of the Rower world, featuring solid and sleek in light gray or black in color. It can be used in a fitness center or in your home gym.
|Chain/Cord Housing|| Fully enclosed|
|Color Scheme||Light gray/black|
| Construction||Welded steel|
|Finish||Double powder coat and glossy finish|
|Machine Weight||65 lb or 29 kg|
|Maximum User Weight||500 lb (227 kg)/ Tested by Concept2*.|
*300 lb (135 kg)/ tested per European Stationary Fitness Equipment Testing Standard EN 20957-7.
| Monitor Arm||Aluminum made fixed monitor arm. You can adjust monitor angle.|
| Power Requirement||Need two D cell batteries. When working out, the monitor draws power from the spinning flywheel to extend battery life.|
| Shipping Dimensions||Two boxes:|
15 inch x 22 inch x 56 inch or 38 cm x 56 cm x 142 cm and
13 inch x 25 inch x 28 inch or 33 cm x 64 cm x 71 cm
| Shipping Weight||Box 1: 58 lb or 27 kg|
Box 2: 27 lb or 13 kg
| Space Requirements||Storage: 27 in x 47 in x 54 in (68.6 cm x 119.4 cm x 137.2 cm)|
|Storage||You can separate into two parts for storage|
Concept 2 Model E PM5 Monitor Features
PM5 is very powerful and better than PM4. It will keep you constantly updated providing all the information you required based on your training goals. The PM5 monitor is one of that solid equipment which is very simple to use and makes working out better feelings featuring a pulse meter that will help you to see strokes per minute, heart rate, burned calories, and distance you covered. The machine has a power-generating system that provides power during a workout to the monitor, so it will help to save your battery life. It provides a smartest display monitor.
How can you actually use this?
It’s very simple, During workout simply hit “just row” and you’re off and Rowing. It provides five preset workouts. You can also play games for refreshment. You can check your previous workout memories. A back-lit feature helps to see data in the low light setting.
Overall The PM5 Monitor is the best monitor on the market with an incredible amount of features.
It looks fantastic, strong and the product came with super-sturdy accessories. The buttons are from tough rubber and look like it won’t fade away ever. It just requires 2 D batteries and the machine will start automatically when you start rowing. People who love tracking their progress will love PM5 monitor features. It is now compatible with USB, so using a flash drive you can transfer your workout data to your PC or any other device.
Flywheel and Damper
The flywheel is made of hi-impact, ABS Thermoplastic.
During the workout Flywheel and spiral damper will help you to adjust the level of stress and resistance easily at any moment. Its seat movement is sleek and doesn’t make noise.
The fully enclosed chain driven flywheel is steel made with the glass reinforced ABS squirrel cage fan attached. The machine’s spiral damper is adjustable and you can change setting from 1 to 10
Concept2 Storage and Mobility
It needs 27 in x 47 in x 54 in (68.6 cm x 119.4 cm x 137.2 cm) space for storage. After completing training, you can break down the Rower very quickly into two segments for storage. Caster wheels on the front foot allow users to assemble the machine into any position.
Model E Pros VS Cons
|Superb Design and fantastic quality||Expensive (But it will pay off)|
|It features PM5 computer monitor||Slightly large, space friendly Rower|
|Rock solid and strong||Fan is slightly noisy (not as problematic for most users)|
|Higher seat for the people who have limited mobility or need extra room for their legs.|
|You can save transfer data and you can transfer the training data to other model E rowers|
|226 kilogram (500 pounds) weight capacity|
|Easy storage and mobility|
|Large online community and customer support are excellent.|
|Minimum 2-year warranty to 5-year warranty probably|
Concept 2 is a very old and popular company. They manufacture rowing equipment based in Vermont, USA. They are the best air resistance indoor rowing machines company. It is available at every popular gym. The company has been running their business since 1976. Dick and Pete Dreissigacker, the two rowing brothers are successfully running their business. They provide the best warranty and excellent customer service.
Concept 2 Model E is expensive but it will worth every penny you want to pay for it. You can use it for a lifetime. It’s the best-priced machine for your full body workout. Our research team suggests you buy this product if you do not have any budget problem. It is much better than Model D.