Tag: tension

Adjusting Walking Belt Tension

Maintaining proper walking belt tension is one of the most important things with your treadmill or incline trainer for multiple reasons. First and foremost for your safety; if the walking belt is too loose it will feel similar to walking on ice, and we all know that’s not the most comforting feeling. Maintaining the proper (Read More)…

Generator Resistance

Introduced in late 1998, a generator provides quiet resistance as the user exercises. Multiple sets of winding’s allow different resistance levels. There are three components to this resistance style; There is the generator, a relay control board and the console. The generator provides resistance as the user pedals. As more winding’s are activated, the resistance (Read More)…

Tightening Your Drive Belt

Have you got a treadmill that is a few years old now, and it feels like it’s slipping or hesitating while you are walking or running on it? It may be that your drive belt has stretched out a little bit. This is completely normal, over time the belt may stretch out a little bit. (Read More)…