Kettler Kadett Rowing Machine ReviewWhat do you get when you combine an outrigger-style rowing machine and German engineering?

You get one of the best rowers in its class, the Kettler Kadett Rowing Machine.

Users rave that all you have to do is “close your eyes” and you will feel like you’re rowing on water!

The Kettler Kadett is a hydraulic-piston rower that provides 12-levels of adjustable resistance, making it ideal for people of all fitness levels. Read the rest of this entry

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Stamina 1205 Precision Rower ReviewThe Stamina 1205 Precision Rower is a hydraulic-piston rower made by Stamina Products, Inc.

A relatively low-priced rower made by a well-known fitness company with a rock-solid frame and great resistance!

What more could you ask for!?

Complete with dual-handles that have their own adjustable-piston, this design allows each arm to work independently of each other.

The frame is solid as a rock, but the unit weighs less than 50 pounds, so it can be moved around easily if needed. Read the rest of this entry

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Kettler Favorit Rowing Machine ReviewThe Kettler Favorit Rowing Machine is not your average, run of the mill, hydraulic-piston rower.

It is a little pricier than its competitors, but the build quality and features far surpass them as well.

The Kettler Favorit is manufactured in Germany and the Germans know a thing or two about making high-quality products (does Mercedes & BMW ring a bell).

If you’re not convinced about the durability, the manufacturer sure is, because they offer a lifetime warranty on the frame! Read the rest of this entry

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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

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Stamina 1215 Orbital Rowing Machine with Free Motion ArmsStamina Products, a well-known manufacturer of rowing machines and other fitness products, is at it again with the Stamina 1215 Orbital Rowing Machine with Free Motion Arms.

It’s a hydraulic-piston rower that offers adjustable resistance so people of all fitness levels can use it.

It has free-motion arms that simulate the feel of rowing with oars on water and is compact so it can be used in areas with little space.

The 1215 has a lot to offer with a price tag that’s very reasonable considering the higher-end rowers cost 3 times more! Read the rest of this entry

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