Exerpeutic Workfit 1000 Desk Station Folding Semi-recumbent exercise bike Reviews
The Exerpeutic Workfit 1000 Desk Station Folding Semi-recumbent exercise bike is one of the best Exerpeutic’s newer designed work station bikes. Designed for people who enjoy and are capable of multi-tasking allowing users to read, or work on their computer while exercising on their bike. This desk station exercise bike has an adjustable desk top with 5 height adjustments from 41” to 45” and a storage drawer for keeping a note pad, pens and other small items you may need when working. There is also a comfortable foam arm rest and the seat of the bike is built like an office chair rather than a bicycle seat and is semi-recumbent. The back of the chair is both wider and longer than the well known Exerpeutic 2.0 work desk.
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The frame of the bike is a double powder coated steel tubing and this bike features a 3 crank system. It also folds up and has transport wheels for easier storage. The bike provides for quiet operation and a great way to get in some low impact exercise while tending to office work, watching television, or reading. This bike has a fairly long warranty for a budget piece of exercise equipment, but the warranty is limited and does not include labor.
This Exercise bikes comes with 8 easy to dial in magnetic resistance levels so you can get your workout needs easily met. The first two resistant levels are barely noticeable to anyone who is even mildly fit, while levels 7 and 8 are enough to help you work up a good sweat,
This Semi-Recumbent exercise bike is designed for people whose height range from between 5’2” to 6′ 3”
The seat of this exercise bike makes it more comfortable than you are likely to find on most stationary bikes. The Airsoft seat has more padding than most a full 2 ¾” inches of padding and the seat is 11 inches wide making it one of the most comfortable bike seats around. The seat of course is also height adjustable. The back of the seat is also designed to add comfort to users. Although the back is not adjustable, it does have 1.3 inches of foam and measures 15.5” X 11.3.” The desk is adjustable and easy to use and it comes with a storage drawer. There are 2 cup holders so you can stay hydrated while you workout and there are also a soft foam arm rest.
This Exercise bike comes with an LCD display that keeps track of distance, calories burned, time, speed, odometer, scan, and heart Rate. The display is easy to use, featuring only two buttons set and reset. The display also gives you the option of scanning through all the information or simply locking on the specific piece of information you are most interested in such as speed, time, or calories burned.
The dimensions of this exercise bike is 45.3” X 25” X 64.7” while the desk measures 16” X 24” When folded the bike measures 21.3” X 25” and weighs only 64.7 pounds.
This desk exercise bike is designed for people who weight 300 pounds or less.
This exercise bike comes with a 3 year limited warranty
Reviews for this bike are quite good with users finding this bike easy to assemble and to use. The bike is actually quite sturdy and most users find the seat nice and large and fairly comfortable. Several users state that due to the comfort they end up using the bike much more than expected resulting in healthy weight loss. It is also exceptionally quiet allowing users to workout even when face timing as they work.
Users find that this bike is quite sturdy and does not result in any wobbling making it easier to work on their lap top while pedaling away. Users find that this bike does help improve their fitness levels and leg strength.
There are only a couple of complaints regarding this exercise bike. While most people find that the seat on this bike is comfortable a few do complaint that it lacks the comfort they want. This complaint seems to be registered mainly by people who haven’t tried other stationary bikes, and so simply don’t have other bike seats to compare this seat too. The main complaint (and there is just few) is that the display either doesn’t function properly or simply does not give them the information they want.
Overall we find the Exerpeutic Workfit 1000 Desk station folding semi-recumbent exercise bike to a budget piece of exercise equipment that is durable and sturdy and well worth the price for those home users are who are looking for a way to exercise while working at a desk or watching television.
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