MaxiClimber Vertical Climber Review
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The MaxiClimber Vertical Climber is designed to give users a good cardio workout, tones muscles and helps users to lose weight. Not everyone has the space or the money to have a complete home gym at home. Exercise of equipment is expensive so most people who want to work out at home, look for one or two pieces of equipment that can give them a full body workout for an affordable price. The MaxiClimber Vertical climber can provide users with a full body workout at a budgetary price.
It allows for users to adjust the height of the climbers, has non-stick grips and folds easily to store under the bed or in a closet. The Maxi Climber Vertical Climber works by pushing down on the pedals and the handles causing you to make a climbing motion.
While advertisements for the Maxi climber state that using the climber burns more calories than treadmills or exercise bikes per hour. However, it can be extremely difficult if not impossible for users to use this machine more than 15 or 20 minutes a day unless they are extremely fit and have used climbers for years.
It should be noted that while the Maxi Climber Vertical climber offers a great workout for some users it should be used by people with Knee joint problems.
The Vertical climber does not offer any adjustable resistance as this machine is designed for cardio and to tone muscles not as a machine to provide strength training. Any resistance is based solely on your own weight. For more resistance you can wear wrist or ankle weights when using this climber.
While there are no Built in programs for the Vertical Climber it does come with a an Interval training CD.
After reading many reviews for the Maxi Climber it is clear that is nothing comfortable about using this climber. It is not meant to provide comfort, but rather to make you sweat and give you a muscle burn that will eventually result in weight loss and tones muscles.
This climber comes with a digital personal workout timer that starts and stops when you do. The digital tracker shows the amount of calories you burn for each workout.
There are adjustable height settings and the length of your upward stride will depend on how high your set the height. It is advisable to take shorter climbing steps when first starting out until you can used to using this climber.
When set up this climber measures 66” X 28” X 36” It also folds up so that it can easily be stored under the bed or in a closet.
The Maxi Climber is designed for people weighing 240 pounds or less.
After much research we have been unable to find any warranty for the Maxi climber even the official website for this climber does not give any warranty for this climber.
Reviews for the Maxi Climber is easy to assemble, in fact it comes 90% assembled so it only takes a few minutes to complete the assembly and have the climber easy to use. In addition, the Maxi Climber doesn’t take up much space, allowing users with limited space to have a workout machine that gives them an all body and great cardio workout. After using the climber users can fold it up and store it away until they are ready to use again.
The Maxi Climber is lightweight making it easier for users to set this climber anywhere. It can easily be moved from room to another. Although this climber is lightweight it also incredibly sturdy. However, if you lean to far back when using this climber it may tip over. In addition, users like the fact that in most cases this climber is extremely quiet to use making it easier for users to listen to interval training CD or listen to music or watch television while getting their workout in.
Users do state that the Maxi climber is excellent for toning the legs and glutes. While some users also feel that this climber strengthens and tone their core muscles and their arms and biceps others feel it not as effective at toning arms. The one thing that most users do agree on is that this climber gives them a great cardio workout and results in weight loss.
There are various complaints regarding the Maxi Climber some of these complaints are more valid than others. A few users feel that the high step on this climber is hard to reach for users who are somewhat shorter and it may not be suitable for anyone 5 feet tall or shorter. Some users also note that you can’t change resistance levels on this climber, however this seems a small issue as most users state that they can’t workout out on this climber for more than a few minutes (5 or 6 minutes) at a time when first starting out.
Other users do state that after using this climber for a while it does develop a squeaking noise, and other users feel the pedals are uncomfortable or a bit wobbly.
If you are looking for a well designed and made piece of exercise equipment that is budget friendly, and will give you a full body workout while helping you to tone muscles and lose weight then the Maxi climber vertical climber may be right for you.
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