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Vision Fitness Strength Training Equipment Review

8.93/10

Vision Fitness Strength Training Equipment Review

8.93/10

Quick Overview
  • Difficulty
    Moderate
  • Cost
    Average
  • Trial Period
    N/A

Vision Fitness is a Wisconsin-based company that was founded in 1993 as a division of the Trek Bicycle Company. Initially, Vision Fitness focused on producing high quality exercise bikes. However, in 1997, Vision Fitness introduced their first line of treadmills and shortly thereafter, began manufacturing elliptical machines and commercial-grade strength training equipment.

Since winning their first "Best Buy" award in 1995 for one of their first exercise bikes, Vision Fitness has continued to win additional “Best Buy” awards across several of their fitness products and now totals over 25.

Vision Fitness exercise equipment is designed, developed and manufactured for both the commercial and residential markets. In fact, Vision Fitness cardiovascular and strength training exercise equipment can be commonly found in hotes, rescue departments, medical centers, multi-housing units and health clubs.

Vision Fitness manufactures both multi-station home gyms and single strength training equipment that is designed to target specific muscle groups. All Vision Fitness strength training equipment is well designed, uses high quality materials, and follows sound manufacturing principles.

While Vision Fitness strength training equipment may be relatively expensive, their quality in materials and construction warrant a higher price. Hence, Vision Fitness strength training equipment may be ideal for individuals that intend to strength train with regularity and desire a system that will last for years.

Pros

  • Commercial-Grade Quality
  • Well Designed
  • Reasonable Warranty

Cons

  • Extremely Heavy
  • Above Average Pricing
  • Limited Selection

Rating Criteria

Technology

All Vision Fitness strength training equipment is manufactured using proven design and construction technology. In addition, all Vision Fitness strength equipment is constructed using commercial-grade materials. The strength training equipment utilizes standard pulley and cable systems that are designed to reduce the total number of moving components. In addition, the Vision Fitness equipment is designed to be space-efficient.

The foot plate, handles, seats and chrome uprights are all designed to be completely adjustable, thus allowing for greater flexibility and diversity in exercise selection. The pulley and cable systems utilize two 210-pound cast iron weight stacks to provide a total of 420 pounds of resistance.

Vision Fitness develops and manufactures both multi-station gym systems and individual strength training systems that are designed to target individual muscle groups. In addition, Vision Fitness manufactures a functional trainer that utilizes the principles of a Smith machine. All Vision Fitness strength training equipment is smartly designed, compact and sleek in appearance.

Features

The Vision Fitness multi-station gym includes a revolving short bar, a lat bar, extension straps, foot cuffs and two 5-pound add-on weights. The multi-station gym system includes a press arm station, a leg curl station, a lat pull down station and a leg press station.

The adjustable cable column and instructional place card identify 21 exercises that can be performed, as well as the precise muscle groups that each exercise works. The pulleys swivel to allow for a more natural ergonomic movement, reducing the stress that is placed on the joints involved in the movement.

Quality

All Vision Fitness strength training equipment is designed and manufactured at a commercial-grade quality level. Each piece of equipment utilizes an oval tubing frame construction, ¾” chrome plated tubing guide rods, and nylon coated cables.

To this end, all of the Vision Fitness strength training systems are fairly heavy and require a solid floor for support. For example, the multi-station gym system weights 963 pounds and can support a maximum user weight of 400 pounds. In addition, all Vision Fitness equipment is designed and intended for moderate to heavy use.

Customer Support

The Vision Fitness customer service department can be contacted via telephone, fax or email, and is focused on providing both sales and technical support. In addition, the customer service department is able to assist individuals in locating an authorized local dealer for sales and technical support. Technical support times are dependent on your location and the location of the nearest authorized dealer.

Warranty

All Vision Fitness strength training equipment includes a lifetime warranty on the frame, welds, weight plates and guide rods. The pulleys, rotating bearings and bushings are covered under a 5-year warranty while labor, cables, linear bearings, shafts and other parts include a 1-year warranty. The upholstery and grips are covered under a 90-day warranty. Проекты одноэтажны домов с мансардой http://z500proekty.ru/doma/tag-odnoetazhnie/tag-proekty-domov-s-mansardoy.html в Москве

Parts and Service

Parts and service requests are processed through Vision Fitness via their online technical support request system, or through qualified telephone support reps. The company can also assist you in locating a local service technician.

Cost

Vision Fitness strength training equipment is typically priced between $ 2,184.99 and $ 4,799.00. As is evident, Vision Fitness strength training equipment is fairly expensive when compared to their competitors. However, it should be noted that all Vision Fitness equipment is designed and manufactured as commercial equipment.

This being said, Vision Fitness equipment is reasonably priced when compared to the quality of the machine. For individuals that are looking for strength training equipment that is designed for moderate to heavy use, Vision Fitness may be worth considering.

Summary

All Vision Fitness strength training equipment is designed and manufacured as commercial-grade equipment intended for moderate to heavy use, both in a commercial and residential environment. This being said, individuals that do not regularly strength train with a high level of intensity may be purchasing more equipment than they require.

Vision Fitness equipment is most ideal for individuals that are looking for solid strength training equipment that is designed to withstand heavy use. Their weight training equipment includes all of the features, functionality, and durability necessary to perform in high-use commercial environments.

All in all, Vision Fitness strength training equipment is designed to last and provide a thorough and comprehensive workout. Individuals that work out with a high level of frequency may want to consider spending a little more and investing in Vision Fitness strength training equipment.