Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RW5508 Ultra Tension Magnetic Pro RowerThe Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RW5508 Ultra Tension Magnetic Pro Rower is considered an upgraded Sunny magnetic model.

But is it actually worth the increase in price?

A lot of time I see “upgrades” that fail to provide anything better at all.

Sometimes the only upgrade seems to be the price tag.  However, this is NOT the case with the SF-RW5508 Ultra Tension Magnetic Pro Rower! Read the rest of this entry

Stamina X Air Rower ReviewWith new upgrades and a fresh paint job, is the Stamina X Air Rower worth the higher price?

The feeling is mixed between consumers and I can see why.

While the Stamina X is a very sleek looking rowing machine, that gives you a killer cardiovascular workout, it does have a few drawbacks.

Users love the newly designed pivoting foot pedals but are still frustrated with some ongoing quality issues. Read the rest of this entry

Stamina 1402 ATS Air Rower“All around solid” is how I describe the Stamina 1402 ATS Air Rower.

But is it worth the extra money?

This is the real question that must be answered.

Stamina has built many mid-market rowing machines that are all very similar and great quality. Read the rest of this entry

HCI Fitness Sprint Outrigger Scull Rowing Machine ReviewThe HCI Fitness Sprint Outrigger Scull Rowing Machine (RX-SPT) is a hydraulic piston rower that gives you the genuine feel of rowing outdoors on water.

Complete with a compact, sturdy steel design, this rower provides  12 levels of adjustable resistance.

It also comes equipped with a performance monitor that tracks important fitness data such as workout time, stroke count, and calories burned.

This rowing machine was one of the toughest ones I reviewed to date.  Overall, different sources give it a good rating, but when I spent several hours to wade through the comments from different sources there were some obvious issues that can’t go ignored and undocumented.  Read the rest of this entry