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Schwinn 860 Folding Treadmill

February 28, 2012 by  
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Schwinn 860 Folding Treadmill

Schwinn 860 Folding Treadmill

Rated 4 1/2 Stars

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The Schwinn 860 Treadmill provides a quality treadmill at a discount price. Schwinn which is known for its high quality excercise bikes is now in the treadmill business with a very competitive treadmill with excellent consumer reviews. This heavy duty model has many features of higher end models without the cost. Features include a strong 3.0 horsepower (hp) motor (continuous duty) , which can reach speeds up to 12 miles per hour (in increments of 0.5 mph). . The treadmill can incline between 0 (flat) to a 12 percent grade. You can easily store the Schwinn 860 as it folds up. Folding convenience with SoftDrop™ technology. The running deck is a large 20″ x 58″ area for running, jogging or walking. Ideal for toning up, managing your weight, and improving your cardiovascular health.

Other features include the Softrak suspension deck (provides shock absorption and support to reduce the impact on your feet and joints). Pulse grip and telemetry-enabled heart rate monitoring (chest strap included). Workout Fan (keeps you cool during your workout). Features Multi-color dual-screen consoles to keep track of your progress. 20 workout programs, including 9 course profiles, 4 heart rate controlled programs, 5k and 10k courses, and 2 custom workouts.

Maximum User Weight Capacity: Up to 300 pounds.
Treadmill Warranty: Frame – 10 years; Motor – 10 years; Electronics – 1 year; Parts 2 years.
Unfolded Dimensions: 78″ long x 34″ wide x 54″ tall (345 lbs.)
Folded Dimensions: 41″ long x 34″ wide x 65 1/2″ tall

Smart-Review Commentary: The Schwinn 860 is a bargain in its price range. What you get is a well built heavy duty treadmill (up to 300 lbs. user weight) that has many features of more expensive treadmills. Several reviewers have commented that this model runs smooth and quiet. Overall consumer reviews on this model are excellent as well as for the Schwinn 840 (also reviewed on this site). The Schwinn 860 is suitable for walking, running, and jogging. Since it folds up, it is ideal for areas where you can’t leave the treadmill open at all times. 3-speed fan to cool you off during workout. The treadmill has a 3.0 horsepower continuous duty motor which is a powerful motor. (Straining motors burn out quicker). You may also want to consider our top model in this price range, the LifeSpan TR1200i Folding Treadmill. If you are looking for a lower priced heavy duty treadmill, then this is certainly an excellent choice. It is a Smart-Review Top Pick for 2010.

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    Treadmill Features

  • 3.0 hp motor
  • 0-12 miles per hour
  • Incline grade 0-12
  • Folds up / Easy Storage
  • 20 x 58 inch running area
  • Heart monitors
  • Maximum user weight limit: 300 lbs.
  • 20 workout programs
  • Two cup holders
  • Magazine Rack
  • Built-in Fan

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Is this the best price?


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