Concept 2 Model D Rower with PM5

concept 2 rower model d

A perfect Indoor Rower

Concept 2 Model D is one of the bestselling rowing machines in the world and amongst top rated equipment. It is used by professionals and is well recognized by competitive rowers. It gives you a very good smooth movement for an effective cardiovascular workout.  Model D is quite a durable machine and this can easily last you for a couple of years.  You can use it for heavy training all day long. This is a very stable and safe machine designed for professional use.

  • Durable Machine
  • Smooth Movement
  • Professional Machine

This rowing machine offers you a full body workout which is low impact. This is ideal for people who are looking have problems with joints.

PM5 Monitorperformance monitor

A nice well lit performance monitor PM5 enables you to keep a track of all the essential parameters while you are working out. The monitor has an adjustable arm so that you can use it as you want.  PM5 uses a USB stick to store all the logs of your workout so you don’t need a log card to do this. It can also connect to custom compatible software like RowPro. You can save data on every stroke and compare it to previous ones. One more benefit is that you can use eternal heart rate monitors with this. For eg – Polar H7.

Here are some of the features of the PM5 Monitor

  • Automatic operations monitor which turns on when you start your workout
  • User friendly menu with oreset workouts, multiple languages and games
  • Performance data track – Metrics like distance, speed, pace, calories burned and watts are tracked for you
  • Multiple display options – All data, force curve, pace boat, bar chart etc
  • Back lit display
  • USB flash storage
  • Wireless heart rate monitoring
  • Connectivity supports via blootooth to computers and smartphonesdisplay options

Adjustable Resistance

A lever acts as a damper for the movement to make you feel that you are rowing on water with some resistance. The resistance can be adjusted according to the power of the user. A bodybuilder can use it as effectively as an old person. So essentially, the harder you pull, the more resistance you will feel as resistance is generated by a spinning flywheel.

Flexible Workouts

This is a very good piece of equipment which gives you the benefits of multiple workouts


Easy Movement and Storage

One of the best things about this machine is that it is easy to move and store away.  You don’t really have to take it apart for storage. its easy to stand it up as well, if you don’t have a lot of movement near it or you may risk knocking it off. If you have to put it aside, it comes apart neatly in two pieces.

Here are the dimensions or measurements of the product

  • Overall Length: 96 in (244 cm)
  • Width: 24 in (61 cm)
  • Seat height:14 in (36 cm)
  • Monorail Length: 54 in (137 cm), fits inseams up to 38″
  • Chain: Nickel-plated steel chain
  • Maximum User Weight: 500 lb (227 kg)
  • Space Requirements (in use): Assembled: 8 ft x 2 ft (244 cm x 61 cm)

A 14 inch seat height is perfect for most individuals. However if you want something up higher you can go for a 20 inch height with model E.

If you want a good stable rower which gives you a solid performance and durability, this is the machine you should be looking for. The Model D is available in two colors: light gray or black.


Is this for you?

If you want to get a single machine for your overall health, you can get this one for sure. This wont let you down. If you have problem with your knees and range of motion with them or even if you want something with no impact, this one does the job pretty well.

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