The Propower H2O RX- 750 home series rowing machine originated from Taiwan. It is designed with a Hydro power Drive system such that its dynamics are similar to actual rowing. The ProPower H2O is actually one of the latest designs to use water as part of the resistance system. It is suitable for people who are eager to work out and for people who love outdoor rowing routine, it is a perfect supplement during the colder months.
This rowing machine does not occupy so much space hence you can have it in your home or office. Its frame which is approximately 21 inches by 20 inches can be easily folded. Generally, the rowing machine is 78 by 22 by 20 inches and weighs 13.2 pounds. It can bear weight up to 350 pounds.
The machine is easy to assemble and comes with instructions on how to install. It has a comprehensive display panel that keeps track of your work out progress such as time, distance covered, strokes per minute and calories burned. The footrest provides cushion to your feet and is adjustable to fit the entire family. It also has a comfortable coated ergonomic handle that protects your hands from bruises during the work out and an ergonomically designed seat that provides a comfortable rowing position.
You can alter the intensity of your workout by rowing either faster or slower. This is in itself a big advantage as you do not have to stop during your workout so that you can make some mechanical adjustment. The water’s adaptive resistance offers a great enough pushback for you. The rowing machine has a polycarbonate water tank of 2.5 – 4.5 gal capacity with an easy tilt folding frame that provides resistance and an internal paddle system that sits at your feet so that your workout feels and sounds real.
The ProPower rowing machine requires slightly more maintenance than the normal rowing machines because the water needs to be kept clean and prevent any damages to the inside of the water tank. You simply need to drop a chlorine tablet into the water- filled tank every few months to make sure that the resistance stays smooth.
The rowing machine has several warranties including a lifetime warranty of the frame, three years warranty on the tank and seals and two years on all mechanical and non- wearing components. So far, the rowing machine has received 4.5 stars from 57 customer reviews, especially because of it sturdiness, durability and great customer service.
The machine can help you to shed off some fat and gain a proper body shape within a few months. It provides a full body workout and its performance monitoring keeps you motivated.
Some of its outstanding pros include its ease of use, easy to store, easy to set up, operates smoothly and it has a sturdy base. However, at the moment, the Propower H2O RX – 750 home series rowing machine can only be shipped within the US. It may be a bit heavy for some people and it is not suitable for prolonged workouts.