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Teeter FreeStep (LT1 Vs. LT3) Elliptical Cross Trainer | Comparison & Differences | Reviews 2021

January 24, 2021 by  
Filed under Elliptical Trainer

Teeter Freestep LT1

Teeter Freestep LT3 Elliptical Cross-Trainer

Teeter Freestep LT1

Teeter Freestep LT1 Elliptical Cross-Trainer

Teeter FreeStep (LT1 Vs. LT3) Elliptical Cross Trainer Comparison: Both of Teeter’s FreeStep recumbent cross trainers can be used in your home gym and can be used for fitness enthusiasts of any skill level who want a low impact workout. Recumbent ellipticals are ideal for those with disabilities or mobility problems as it is easier to climb into than upright ellipticals. Both models can handle up to a 300 lb. user, have friction free magnetic resistance, and moving arms for cross training. You will get a stress-free, zero-impact cardio and strength workout at a fraction of the price of competitive recumbent ellipticals.

The main differences between the Teeter FreeStep LT1 and LT3 are: The LT3 model has some structural upgrades which include UltraGlide™ steel ball bearings, SoftStep™ Pedals (better traction), ComfortSelect™ Seat (thicker cushioned and larger seat) and SureGrip™ Handles (rubber for better grip). In addition to this the warranty on the LT3 is 2 years Vs. 1 year for the LT1. Both models have the same LCD console for workout readouts. The seat has 3 recline settings Below is a comparison chart of the differences between the two models.


Teeter FreeStep LT1 Vs. the FreeStep LT3
* Cross Trainer
* Magnetic Resistance
* Variable Resistance Levels
* LCD Console
* – – –
* Standard Pedals
* Standard Seat
* Standard Handles
* Free TeeterMoveTM App
* Max Weight: 300 lbs.
* Tablet/Book Holder
* Seated Stride
* Seat Reclines
* Seat Incline Settings
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– – –
* 1 Year Frame Warranty
* Weight: 111 lbs.

Teeter FreeStep LT1

* Cross Trainer
* Magnetic Resistance
* Variable Resistance Levels
* LCD Console
* UltraGlide™ Ball Bearings
* SoftStep™ Pedals
* ComfortSelect™ Seat
* SureGrip™ Handles
* Free TeeterMoveTM App
* Max Weight: 300 lbs.
* Tablet/Book Holder
* Seated Stride
* Seat Reclines
* Seat Incline Settings
– – –
– – –
* 2 Year Frame Warranty
* Weight: 111 lbs.

Teeter FreeStep LT3


Teeter Console

Teeter's LT1 console displays workout information and also will hold your tablet or smartphone.

Teeter Console

Teeter's LT3 console displays workout information and also will hold your tablet or smartphone.


Teeter FreeStep (LT1 Vs. LT3) Console Comparison: The Consoles of the LT1 and LT3 are identical. Both are battery powered, so you can place your FreeStep anywhere without plugs. The consoles will display time, distance, speed, and calorie burn. Both also have a tablet/Smartphone holder, so you can entertain yourself, and use the TeeterMoveTM App with free workouts.


Bottom Line: Teeter FreeStep LT1 Vs. LT3: The models both have the same LCD console. Friction free magnetic resistance is changed with a rotating knob. The LT3 model has a better seat, better bearings,better handles, and better pedals. The LT3 model doubles the warranty to 2 years. The FreeStep LT1 is substantially cheaper in price than the LT3. Both models are highly rated, and will provide an excellent low impact workout.


Teeter FreeStep LT3 Upgrade Features

SoftStep Pedals™ – feature a durable grip surface for added traction and control with each stride.
ComfortSelect™ – Seat provides thicker cushiony support with more positioning options.
SureGrip™ Handles – with high-grade polyurethane coating offer unmatched durability and an easy-clean, sweat-resistant surface.
UltraGlide™ Bearings – Commercial-grade steel ball bearings are an upgrade over plastic bushings at each pivot point.




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