What You Should Know
This Powerline model claims to be an easy to install home gym. It`s manufacturer is Body Solid, and it advertises the model to have combined features such as functionality, reliable construction and compact space utilization. This home gym is priced low, as advertised by the manufacturer and was awarded the Top Gear of the Year award in 2007 by home gym reviewers. They claim that the exercise unit can be installed by anyone, as it comes 90% pre-assembled, and is easy to use in the sense that no adjustments are necessary during one`s workout. Body Solid is a manufacturer and distributor of a varied range of fitness equipment and has more than 20 years’ experience in the business. They offer one of the widest ranges of exercise products on the market, and these include everything from complete gym stations to specific workout equipment for cardiovascular health as well as accessories like dumbbells and weights. The Body Solid website claims to believe that having high quality fitness equipment that best suits your needs is an important element in keeping you focused on your goals. Body-Solid products are engineered to accommodate your fitness level, your goals and your lifestyle.
List of Ingredients
The Powerline BSG10X Home Gym has been designed for homes with limited spaces for exercise equipment and provides a wide range of workouts so is a versatile piece of equipment for your home in that respect. Also, the assembly system employs a quick 9-bolt process, which takes less than 30 minutes. Some structural features include an abdominal harness, a 48“ bar, a press bar (which has been designed to concentrate on chest muscles), a pull down station which allows for several directions of movement and a 160 lb. weight stack that can be adjusted according to requirements. In addition, this home gym model has a no cable change design and has adjustable seating and a powder coat finish. Its total tensile strength is up to 2,200 lbs.
- Quiet workouts.
- Addition of attachments possible for leg exercises.
- Quick and easy assembly process.
- Space saving design.
- Not suitable for larger individuals due to compact design.
- Ready-made construction means adjustment is limited.
- Needs self-motivation. Working out at home is more difficult than in a gym.
- Users have to ensure they perform exercises properly to avoid injury as there is no coaching or monitoring in a home gym.
The PowerLine BSG10X Home Gym is a straightforward piece of exercise equipment that doesn’t take up much room and is fairly easy to install on your own. It offers a wide variety of exercises for muscle groups throughout the body, and attachments. Its price, even though advertised to be `low`, should be compared with other similar products before a purchase decision is made, because from our experience it may not be the cheapest, or the best around.