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Marcy ME 709 Recumbent Exercise Bike Review

Marcy ME 709 Recumbent Exercise Bike Review

Marcy ME 709 Recumbent Exercise Bike Review

Product Name: Marcy ME 709 Recumbent Exercise Bike

Product Description: Marcy Me Exercise Bike

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  • 8.2/10
    Rating - 8.2/10
8.2/10

Summary

The Marcy ME 709 Recumbent Exercise Bike is a perfect exercise machine for those people who are looking forward to the moderate level of workout. This machine is comfortable and easy on your joints. The variety of resistance levels makes this machine suitable for many kinds of workout.

Marcy is famous for its fitness equipment sold on the market. The Marcy ME 709 Recumbent Exercise Bike is one of its successful fitness machine that provides you with great satisfaction at low price tag. No matter it has a conventional design but fulfills the expectations that people have for an exercise bike. You can use this machine for losing weight, rehabbing an injury or for general fitness.

It provides you with low impact cardio along with smooth workout. The simplicity of this exercise bike allows everyone to adjust it according to their need. Look at the exercise bike in detail and decide whether it is perfect for you or not.

Comfortable and Adjustable

You can easily move the back-half part of the Marcy ME 709 Exercise Bike closer or away from the pedals. However, you cannot adjust the seat of the bike as in other exercise bikes, but you can adjust its frame for making the machine fit for your height. A knob is located on the lower part of the machine which allows you to adjust it in minutes. This recumbent bike is suitable for those people who fall in the height range of 5 feet to 6 feet.

People below 5 feet may find it difficult to reach the pedals of the machine. The belt of the machine is covered in casing and drive is quiet. A smooth pedaling experience is provided to you by the counterbalancing of pedals. The textured surface is installed for keeping your balance throughout the workout.

Assembling and Resistance

The bike arrives at your doorstep in pre-assembled form. You will have to take it out of the box and start using it. Storage of the bike is easy as it only occupies the area of almost 55 by 25 inches. There are no transport wheels which makes moving of the machine difficult, but its lightweight supports you in this regard.

There are two sets of handlebars, one at the front while other behind the seat. Rubberized material is covering both the handlebars for smooth holding. You can manually alter the resistance of the bike within eight levels from low to high according to your fitness goals. A central console is installed which shows essential details.

Specs and Features

  • Pulse: No
  • Product Weight: 60 lbs.
  • Battery type 2 AA Batteries (not included)
  • User Weight Capacity: 300 lbs.
  • Adjustable Length 40 to 49 inches
  • LCD: 3.5 inches
  • LCD Display: Speed, Time, Distance, Calories, and Odometer
  • Special Features: 8-level magnetic resistance

Pros

  • Eight smooth levels of resistance
  • Available in pre-assembled form
  • Adjusted according to your height
  • Quiet and smooth pedaling
  • Low impact workout

Cons

  • Lack heart rate monitor

Verdict

The Marcy ME 709 Recumbent Exercise Bike is a perfect exercise machine for those people who are looking forward to the moderate level of workout. This machine is comfortable and easy on your joints. The variety of resistance levels makes this machine suitable for many kinds of workout. You can adjust the frame of the device for the smooth working of the machine.

A large backrest is installed for supporting your back and keeping it straight. Even after using this machine for hours you will not feel body pain and pressure on your joints. ME 709 is easy to operate bike at an affordable price.

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