Commercial 1750 Treadmill
NordicTrack Commercial 1750 Treadmill Review
Nordic Track Commercial 1750 treadmill is definitely one of the best buy treadmills at 2011 below $1,500. Many consumer and reviewer have been rated Commercial 1750 “Best Buy” for many years with its commercial construction from the 3.5 motor, 3″ Precision Rollersan, incline/decline features which highly suitable for runner. We hate to be late, but we can’t denied that NordicTrack Commercial 1750 is a truly one of the best treadmill for runners especially with its features provided in this price range.
Commercial 1750 treadmill is an upgrade version of another NordicTrack famous treadmill, Commercial 1500, but with a more powerful motor and more workout programs. Comparing with others NordicTrack starter models, Commercial 1750 is built to a much higher standard with stronger construction and a more solid feel. It even features with all the cool specs of the popular Commercial 1500 plus the high tech feel of a new 7″ Touch Screen display. Can’t decide are Commercial 1750 suitable for your fitness requirement; let’s follow us on Commercial 1750 treadmill review below.
- Motor : 3.5 CHP DurX™ Commercial Pro Motor
- Belt : 20″ x 60″ 2-Ply Commercial Treadbelt
- Speed : 0-12 MPH 1-Touch™ Speed
- Incline : 0-15% 1-Touch™ Incline
- Decline : -3 to 0% 1-Touch™ Decline
- Folding : Yes
- Display : 7″ Full-Color Touch Screen
- User Weight Capacity : 350 lbs
- Warranty : Lifetime frame, motor and deck warranty, 5 years parts & electronics warranty, and 2 year labor warranty
MSRP : $2,999
- Sale Price : $1,499
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The Nordic Track Commercial 1750 boasts of a 3.5 CHP DurX Commercial Pro Motor. In the fitness industry, 3.5 CHP is considered commercial grade and one of the highest motors available today. This NordicTrack 1750’s 3.5 CHP motor includes includes high grade wiring, insulation with a cut off switch and able to reach speeds of up to 12 mph and inclines for up to 15%. This Durx unit are spin-balanced, smooth and run effortlessly at even the highest speeds.
Commercial 1750 is built to a higher construction standard with more sustaining compare with other starter treadmills and mainly due to Commercial 1750 using a precision-machines 3″ rollers. This precision machined, balanced non-flex rollers are high-quality, aircraft-spec bearings which can stand up longer under more stress. All this help to contribute to a sturdier, rigid feel and great for serious runners. Additional note, large rollers reduce wear and tear on the motor, treadbelt and bearings as it will reduce the amount of rotation. This will also help on reduce the noise level.
Besides, Commercial 1750 is a SpaceSaver treadmill features design with an EasyLift™ Assist which includes a powerful shock that will help lift the deck with an easy push.
Extra long 20” x 60” treadbelt offers enough room for running comfortably and this is currently the longest treadbelt offer by Nordic Track. This lengthy are very suitable for taller and runners.
Plus, it comes with QuadFlex cushioning where you can get four times the protection and four times the comfort by reducing impact on your joints with this air-based, shock cushioning system on extra-long treadbelt. There is very nice thought cushioning idea as it is adjustable by simple change of the moveable isolator under the belt. So you can alter the cushioning based on your favorite. Don’t surprise when you see QuadFlex Cushioning on their lower priced NordicTrack C 900, but actually NordicTrack have been enhanced it with increased shock absorption on the Commercial 1750.
Commercial 1750 are able to withstand heavy use up to 350 lbs. The deck is robust enough with proven reliability.
Workout Programs and Heart Rate Monitor
Comparing with Commercial 1500 with 24 workout programs, Commercial 1750 even comes with up to total 30 built-in workout programs with choose from 10 All-Terrain Workouts or 20 Quick Calorie Workouts.
The 20 Calorie Workouts help you burn maximum calories by selecting the amount of calories you want to burn and pick the amount of time you want to work out. The programs with automatically adjust for you to match your workout goals.
With the same concept, 10 All-Terrain workouts are designed to give you the most results in the least time by automatically adjusts your speed and incline for maximum performance. It will simulates a different terrain to add motivation and variety to your exercise regime.
There’s also a Set-a-Goal Workout Center automatically calculate a workout by setting your desired workout time, distance and calorie burn goal. By using the Goal Workout Center you can reach your personal goals while fitting the workout into your individual schedule, instead of the other way around.
Additional, it equipped with a CardioGrip heart rate monitor with Polar Wireless Chest Pulse which helps to monitoring your heart rate. Similar with other wireless Chest Pulse, I do feel the heart rate monitoring is not so efficient. Luckily it still features 2 sensors that are built into the handlebar which are more efficient compare with the wireless. I can monitor my heart rate ensures that I am always in the right training zone for my goals to getting more effective workout.
iFit Live Technology
If you find the 30 workout programs are not enough for you, try on iFit Live and you’ll not dissapoited on it. Commercial 1750 is featuring with iFit Live build-in. But, you will still have to pay a membership for this iFit Live feature and required an internet connection for this fantastic workout. iFit Live turns your treadmill into an interactive motivational cardio machine. See the world from any room in your home with iFit Live Technology. As you work out, your results are uploaded to iFit.com, helping you manage your online profile. This incredible feature provides exciting new opportunities for you to tour the world, run and train for races and compete with others
Featuring workouts training with Jillian Michaels personal trainer, and automatic speed and incline controls. This iFit technology is like having your own personal trainer provides specialized workouts and coaching through your workout. Ifit Live wireless technology powered by Google Map even connect your treadmill with trails all over the world for ultimate workout experience. I have try it with adding the thrill of competition to my workout with 5k races against my Facebook friends and this is exciting.
The large 7″ touch screen display makes it easy to read your stats like speed, pace, distance, time, calories burned, pulse and incline. You can choose your workout options with the swipe of a finger. This full-color display is really neat when you’re using the iFit Live to run on different trails as it shows you the terrain in full color. This is more visually appealing than your typical one color LCD or LED display.
One of the most surprising features of Commercial 1750 treadmill is the ability of incline up to 15% and decline to 3%. NordicTrack is one of the few to offer a declining feature. This feature further enhances your experience running up and down hills with Google Maps. There are 1-Touch incline/decline control can be adjusted by single touch of a button comparing with traditional scrolling option located beside the console.
NordicTrack offers one of the best built-in sound systems in the industry. Commercial 1750 is comes with Intermix Acoustics 3.0, a 3″ high-excursion drivers, delivering incredible clarity, while reproducing a sweeping range of audio frequencies. This treadmill also iPod compatible where you can enjoy your favorite music enable during your workout.
The large 8″ AutoBreeze fan kicks out some breeze and targets your core by automatically changes airflow to match your workout speed. You can also choose to set it on a specific setting like low, medium or high.
Nordic Track Commercial 1750 treadmill boasts of a lifetime frames and motor warranty, 2 years parts warranty and a 1 year service warranty. Their new 2011 model are even extended the labor warranty to 2-years which is excellent. I believe this is the best coverage in this price range.
As an upgrade on the best-selling Commercial 1500 model ($1,299), the Commercial 1750 offers a larger 3.5 chp motor, all-new 7″ full-color Touch Screen display and iFit Live build-in with just $1,499. To sweeten the deal, NordicTrack is offering free shipping with no additional charges.
NordicTrack has gone through an impressive transition with vast improvements in both quality control and customer service. It consequently offers some of the best value in the mid price range and NordicTrack Commercial 1750 treadmill is a perfect example by stronger motor, best cushioning system and impressive selection of work-out programs. Along with the long warranty and iFit Live build-in, which is the most innovative technology to hit the treadmill industry in years, the $1499 NordicTrack Commercial 1750 treadmill is a Best Buy.