Commercial Treadmills: The Heavy Duty Treadmills
For Advanced Users
by Javier Fuller
Commercial treadmills are not meant to serve individual
workout needs. Instead they are used for commercial purposes in
gyms and fitness clubs. Most of the physical trainers who own a
gym or a fitness club are in great need of good commercial treadmills
that could sustain constant usage. These treadmills are needed to
be much strongly built in order to cope up with over use and harsher
These commercial treadmills are often called heavy
duty treadmills because of their high horsepower motor that is specially
designed to bear constant and rigorous workouts. These heavy duty
treadmills have their horsepower efficiency around and above three
HP when on continuous duty.
Other components of these treadmills are also specifically
manufactured and designed to suit conditions at a gym. For example
these commercial tread equipments come with a belt of four ply instead
of two ply belt that you find in treadmills used for individual
Along with the surge in demand of home treadmills,
need for commercial treadmills were expected to decrease. But contrarily
commercial treadmills happen to be equally sought after and almost
all leading brands have climbed on the band wagon for producing
these business tread equipments.
Comparatively this business tread equipment takes
greater space and are often heavier than home purpose treadmills.
These treadmills are considered to be perfect for aerobic physical
Although these treadmills are strongly built, they
are also not bared from maintenance. All gym owners should ensure
that their equipments get periodic motor cleaning.
However, the differentiating line between a home
treadmill and a commercial treadmill seems blurred today as even
for individual use folks are seeking heavy duty machines. That's
why manufacturers have taken a concerted effort to come up with
a new genre for those who are willing to buy a heavy duty home treadmill.
This new category is known as commercial grade treadmill that resembles
a commercial treadmill but is not at par with it in terms of features
and stability. These commercial grade machines are also lighter
than business tread equipments.
A good quality commercial treadmill would come at
a price above and around four thousand dollars. Before choosing
a model for your gym its better you access reviews on various models
to find out best possible equipments for your gym.
Nordic Track, Life fitness and Landice are some
of the popular commercial treadmill providers. Precor brand is no
less behind in terms of demand. These brands have carved out a niche
for themselves in sphere commercial treadmills and they are also
indulged in a tough fight to have a greater share of the market.
True treadmills have been also found gaining popularity for its
commercial models. This brand also extends facility of home shipping.
It's Z7, Z8, Z9 series are widely in use.
Since a great deal of money is spent on commercial
treadmills, so buying deal must involve enough caution and care.
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