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Elliptical machines merge the features of a stair-climber with a ski machine for a good, low impact workout. What makes an elliptical machine different than other cardiovascular equipment is the combined upper and lower body workout. You stand on pedals that move on an a track, and move your arms back and forth, opposite your legs.

With an elliptical machine, you get a solid workout that utilizes several muscle groups including the quadriceps, hamstrings, butt, chest, back, triceps, biceps and core. The obvious benefit from exercising more muscles is that you tone more of your body with no additional time required. Furthermore, you also optimize your calorie expenditure.

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Diamondback

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$2,699

Diamondback has been a popular bicycle retailer since the 1970's, and today they also offer a line of indoor exercise equipment at their Diamondback Fitness website. Diamondback offers only one elliptical machine at a high price point, but with some excellent standard features.

The Diamondback website is quick to point out that their Elliptical machine has won Best Buy awards for six years in a row. It comes equipped with advanced features such as USB input and a speaker system for playing music or connecting other devices, an integrated heart rate monitor, programmable workouts and resistance levels, easy to read adjustable consoles, personal cooling fans and even a fold out magazine rack.

Equipment overview:

  • Stride Motion: Patented natural elliptical slide
  • Price Range: $2,699
  • Different Models: 1
  • Financing Available: Yes
  • Stride Width: 19 inches
  • Return Policy: 30 days
  • Guarantee: Lifetime warranty on frame and braking system, 3 year parts and electronics, 1 years in-home labor
  • Shipping: Free

The cost of the Diamondback elliptical machine is higher than some of the other elliptical vendors we have reviewed, perhaps due to the fact that it comes with a large number of advanced features. This may be a negative for anyone looking for a very basic, entry level, inexpensive elliptical machine. Also, the machine has a 19 inch stride width. Elliptical stride widths can be as long as 30 inches, and taller people may feel a little cramped with the shorter stride of the Diamondback elliptical.

The reviews we read were mostly positive. Owners of the Diamondback elliptical machines report a sturdy feel to the equipment and smooth, comfortable stride mechanics. Shipping is free anywhere in the continental United States and there is a 30 day return policy which is fairly standard for exercise equipment. The guarantee wasn't quite as good as some of the other elliptical vendors we have reviewed.

Diamondback offers a single elliptical machine at a fairly high price point. For anyone looking at a mid to upper end elliptical machine, we recommend giving Diamondback a look.

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Elliptical machines can use either flywheel or magnetic resistance to help move the components. While some quality flywheel construction exists, magnetic resistance is said to deliver a smoother, more consistent workout. This is the result of how inertia is used and generated. Another important aspect of elliptical construction is the stride width. A small stride width makes for a challenging and sometimes uncomfortable workout for taller individuals. Quality elliptical machines provide a longer stride width along with features that allow you to adjust the width for the best fit.

Several different brands of elliptical machines exist today that range greatly in cost and quality. Before you make the move to purchase an elliptical machine, consider the following:

  • Cost.  What is the price range for the products offered, compared with other brands?
  • Flywheel or Magnetic Resistance.  It's good to know how each model is constructed to meet your needs.
  • Stride Width.  How wide is the stride width? A larger width is preferred by taller people.
  • Return Policy.  Does the company enable you to return an elliptical machine for a full refund?
  • Guarantee.  Should a piece or part of the elliptical machine break, does the company offer any guarantee for repair or replacement?

TopConsumerReviews.com has reviewed and ranked the best elliptical machines available today. We hope these reviews help you find the best elliptical machine that meets your needs!

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