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Ola replied to Rick Boyett's discussion Getting back into the game
"I got a fit bit a while back. Yes it is good to track exercise and since more than half my walking is off the treadmill it is nice to know. I put the thing in my pocket while walking since it won't record if I have it on my wrist that I rest on…"
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TreadDesk Update - Tread dead after 2 years

My Treaddesk Tread started making loud buzzing noises last September just a month outside of the 2-year warranty expired. I contacted Treadesk who thought it was probably the capacitor on the controller board, I could replace the board for $100 including shipping. I opted to replace the capacitor myself, as that could be sourced for $15. Replacing the cap didn't seem to make much difference. Initially the noise went away, but then the entire tread would cut out after 25 seconds, after a few…See More
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"Does anyone have any experience with Officewalker 2.0 or Gåband WTB 100 or treadmills from Bwell.no?"
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Rick Boyett replied to Rick Boyett's discussion Getting back into the game
"Hi Julie, as I stated before, I bought it used off Craigslist.  Treaddesk shouldn't have to support a 2nd hand product.  Anyways I didn't.  It was a good reason to buy a new tread..  "
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TreadDesk Update - Tread dead after 2 years

My Treaddesk Tread started making loud buzzing noises last September just a month outside of the 2-year warranty expired. 



I contacted Treadesk who thought it was probably the capacitor on the controller board, I could replace the board for $100 including shipping. I opted to replace the capacitor myself, as that could be sourced for $15. 

Replacing the cap didn't seem to make much difference. Initially the noise went away, but then the entire tread would cut out…

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Posted by pdxbrit on January 28, 2015 at 3:01pm

NYC tread desk users?

I live in NYC and would like to try out a treadmill desk. Snce there are no trial outlets in nyc, wondering if I there were any nyc  tread desk users i could pay to come over and try it.  don't want to make such an investment without ever having typed keys used a mouse while walking...  I am a middle aged artist and arts educator, and would happily provide any references.  Maggie

Posted by Maggie fishman on October 19, 2014 at 1:14pm

Five years with our Treadddesks.

I first read of the treadmill desk in 2008 and purchased one in 2009. At the time there were only 2 manufacturers - TreadDesk and the Walkstation by Steelcase. After a close comparison, I decided to go with the TreadDesk, mainly due to the price. We have since purchased 4 more for our offices and I then had to have one at my home as well. To say that they have improved the health of those that use them would be quite the understatement. Not only has everyone that uses them lost weight, they…

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Posted by Jay Edwards on May 20, 2014 at 7:35am

Office walker walking towards health

http://www.sanluisvalleyhealth.org/news/office-job-walk-while-you-work/2013-10-14

2 years now. 1,820 miles in my office. The tread is still good. I put a calendar reminder once per month to vacuum around and under the hood. I lubricate the tread belt from time to time.

My body weight has been very stable (some fluctuation). My vacation was spent hiking in England 60-70 miles…

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Posted by Ola on January 14, 2014 at 3:30pm

A network for people experimenting with the treadmill desk and the idea of walking while working, developed by Dr. Levine at Mayo Clinic.

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Started by Rick Boyett. Last reply by Ola yesterday.

Fitness bands 1 Reply

Started by Rick Boyett. Last reply by bdrhoa Dec 26, 2014.

Spec recommendations for used treadmill? 1 Reply

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