The StairMaster StairClimber 5 is a high intensity machine that offers a remarkably short-duration workout. A powerful addition to any fitness facility, it features a wide range of programming options in a remarkably small footprint. It also features patented, independent pedal geometry with four-bar linkage that keeps the pedals of the machine level and ensure a safe, biomechanically correct movement while working out. It’s ideal for use as part of circuit training programs or on its own.
The StairMaster Stairclimber 5 has a choice of three console displays: two 10” touch screen, one with an integrated TV tuner; and a standard backlit LCD console – all of which are TV compatible. Handrails are ergonomically designed to give the user a very natural movement that minimizes impact. Its quieter step design improves the fluidity of the stepping motion and provides a good cushion for joints.
Key features worth noting include:
- 10 programs for workouts: Quick Start, Manual, Fat Burner, Calorie Burner, Calorie Goal, Fat Burner, Speed Intervals, Custom Intervals, Random Intervals, Heart Rate Intervals, and Heart Rate Zone Trainer.
- Injection-molded plastic shrouding: Finished in a light, modern color for effect.
- Fitness Tests: Multi-stage and CPAT Fire Fit Tests.
- Handrails: Ergonomic design the minimizes impact.
- Drive system: Electronically controlled alternator with chain drive that precisely controls the pedal descent.
- Step range: 1” to 14” (2.5 cm to 36 cm).
- 10” touch console: These feature iPod, iPhone and iPad conenctivity.
- Keypad: Numeric; allows you to enter information that includes time, age, intensity, level, weight and heart rate.
- Heart Rate Monitoring: Polar® compatible wireless with contact sensors.
- Other features: Water bottle holder and accessory tray.
- Weight and size: 68”H x 43”L x 27”W (173 cm x 110 cm x 69 cm); 155 lbs (70 kg); maximum user weight 300 lbs (136 kg).
- Warranty: 15 years for frame, 3 years for motor and parts, 1 year for labor, wear items and electronics.
- LCD digital entertainment TV: 15.6” with HD capabilities, and keypad and headphone jack that eliminates the need for a wired controller.
- iPhone/iPod docking station: This allows you to watch movies and videos on demand.
- Worldwide digital/analog tuner: Various options available.
StairMaster StairClimber 5s are ideal for gyms and fitness centers. They will enable you to:
- Exercise smoothly within your comfort zones, irrespective of your exercise profile
- Constantly maintain track of your workout profile
- Decide how many calories you want to burn during any workout
- Undertake a mystery challenge that randomly selects intensity changes
- Test yourself using the CPAT or WFI test programs