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Book Stand Recommendations?

Hi Everyone.  I'm up and going around 3 hours a day with a new treadmill and homemade desk.  I do a lot of reading and am wondering if anyone has recommendations for book stands, both store-bought or…Continue

Started Nov 2, 2010

Slight Hitch in Treadmill at Low Speed?
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Hi Everyone.... I'm currently shopping for a treadmill and plan on building my own Treaddesk.  I'm a big guy (6'6" 245lbs) and I've noticed that when I walk on a number of treadmills at low speeds…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Andrew He Nov 2, 2010.

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Book Stand Recommendations?

Hi Everyone.  I'm up and going around 3 hours a day with a new treadmill and homemade desk.  I do a lot of reading and am wondering if anyone has recommendations for book stands, both store-bought or dyi plans.Thanks, AndrewSee More
Nov 2, 2010
Andrew He replied to Andrew He's discussion Slight Hitch in Treadmill at Low Speed?
"Thanks for the feedback everyone. I went ahead and got a Merit Fitness 725t Plus, and even though it only has a 1.5 CHP motor, it seems to work quite well. I also built my own desk for ~ $40. 3 hours a day so far and loving it!"
Nov 2, 2010
George Larson replied to Andrew He's discussion Slight Hitch in Treadmill at Low Speed?
"I can easily recommend the T91. I started out weighing 255 and walking at .5 to 1.0 mph with 0% incline. I've dropped over 40 lbs and am walking at 1.7 with a 2.0% incline. The T91 had absolutely no slipping or bogging down at that speed and…"
Oct 27, 2010
Jay Edwards replied to Andrew He's discussion Slight Hitch in Treadmill at Low Speed?
"A, I purchased a Treaddesk about a 18 months ago and have not had any problems with it at all. I am 6'2", 215 and have lost 38 lbs since I began walking at my desk. I average about 1.8 mph but have not experienced any slipping or bogging…"
Oct 26, 2010
L T Hanley replied to Andrew He's discussion Slight Hitch in Treadmill at Low Speed?
"My first experiment was with a cheap/older treadmill. I found that adding incline made a big difference in the treadmill being able to run for longer periods. 1.5 mph and 2 incline was very comfortable. The treadmill would run for 99 minutes (limit…"
Oct 23, 2010
Andrew He posted a discussion

Slight Hitch in Treadmill at Low Speed?

Hi Everyone.... I'm currently shopping for a treadmill and plan on building my own Treaddesk.  I'm a big guy (6'6" 245lbs) and I've noticed that when I walk on a number of treadmills at low speeds (1mph), the treadmills bogs down a little.  The walking isn't smooth and continuous, then.-  Does anyone else have that problem (even at lower weights?)-  Does anyone know if this will cause the motor any problems over time?-  Does anyone have recommendations for a treadmill that is not terribly…See More
Oct 22, 2010
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