|Looking for fitness equipment that feels great, is reliable, lasts for years and keeps you engaged? The new Energyª Series Treadmills provide a fitness center quality workout in the convenience of your home. With technology adapted from our commercial-grade models, these treadmills have design and convenience features that will help you reach your fitness goals faster and enjoy your workouts more
Overview: The 243 puts you in control of your fitness. The color LCD touch console suggests workouts based on your goals and progress, and lets you select what information to display. Your workouts are more enjoyable too, with console controls for your music player and a USB port that charges your mobile device while you work out. Responsive and intuitive lever style Motion Controls for speed and incline are just like those used on our health club models.
Equipment FeaturesShock Absorption Energy Strideª
Shock Absorption Description Energy Strideª Technology uses the patented deck mounting system from our commercial treadmills to reduce stress on your joints by giving areas of the deck optimal amounts of underfoot cushioning and rigidity for the most comfort throughout your stride.
Special Stride Support None
Special Stride Support Description None
Handlebars Full length
Storage Water bottle and accessory pockets.
Console FeaturesConsole Type 7-inch 16:9 color display with backlit capacitive touch buttons. Acrylic LCD faceplate.
Speed and Incline Changes Lever style Motion Controls
Personalized Suggested Workout Yes, based on your goal focus
User IDs User Profiles allow you to create personal preferences to get workout suggestions based on your goals or quickly retrieve recent and saved favorite workouts. Also lets you set your preferred default workout duration and provides the most accurate calories and target heart rate calculations.
Number of User IDs 4
Custom Workouts per User ID 4
Options Key Yes, change options DURING your workout including duration, target heart rate, graphing, SmartRate¨ and even change your workout to help you get a more effective workout.
Pace Feature Yes, allows you to save your distance workout (1 Mile, 5K or 10K) and automatically adjusts pace and incline the next time you run it.
Units Selection Metric or U.S. Standard
Preset Workouts Be Fit: Intervals 1-1, 2-1, 4-1; Rolling Hills, Mountain Peaks, Heart Rate Cardio
Lose Weight: 4-3 Interval, Aerobic, Aerobic Plus, Fat Burner, Heart Rate Fat Burn
Push Performance: Intervals 1-4, 1-2; Heart Rate Zone
Get Toned: Glute Toner, Glute Toner Plus, Leg Sculpt, Leg Sculpt Plus
Go The Distance: 1 Mile, 5K, 10K
Number of Preset Workouts 23
Workout Feedback Metrics Time Remaining, Time Elapsed, Segment Time, Finish Time
Total Distance, Elevation Gain, Distance Remaining
Pace, Average Pace, Average Speed
Calories, Calories/Min, Calories/Hr, METs, Watts
Current HR, Current Zone, Average HR, Max HR, Target HR, Time in Zone
Graphs: Speed, Incline, Heart Rate
Number of Metrics Available During Workout 27
Workout Summary Metrics Time Elapsed
Total Distance, Total Elevation Gain
Average Pace, Average Speed
Total Calories, Average Calories/Minute, Average Calories/Hour
Average HR, Maximum HR, Time in Zone
Number of Workout Summary Metrics 12
Workout Tracking Yes, gives each User ID weekly workout statistics and can automatically upload every workout to Preva¨.
Preva¨ Workout Tracking Yes
iPod¨/iPhone¨ Compatibility Full audio control (play/pause, track forward/backward, volume up/down/mute) and charging
Android Compatibility Charging
Tablet holder Yes with SmartGripª holder
Software Upgrade Capable Yes, through USB port
Equipment Settings Units, Date, Time, Model, Default workout duration
Heart Rate MonitoringTouch Yes
Chest Strap Transmitter Works with any Polar compatible 5 KHz chest strap transmitter
Chest Strap Transmitter Included No
Equipment SpecificationsSpeed Range 0.5 – 12 mph / 0.8-19.3 km/h
Decline / Incline Range 0% to 15% incline
Running Surface (L X W) 57 X 20 inches / 145 X 51 cm
Belt Specifications Multi-ply polyester satin weave with a PVC non-slip surface
Belt Lubrication Maintenance-free, dry silicone lubrication
Deck Composition Phenolic laminated deck bonded to medium-density fiberboard.
Deck Thickness 1 inch / 2.54 cm
Reversible Deck No
Rollers Precision-machined, steel rollers with belt guides to keep belt centered and running smoothly to reduce noise and wear.
Frame Fully welded, powder coated steel for durability and attractive appearance.
Motor 3.0 HP continuous duty
Lift Lift unit generates up to 700 lbs (349.2 kg) of thrust
Step-up Height 7.5 inches / 19 cm
Equipment Dimensions and WeightLength 81 inches / 206 cm
Width 33 inches / 82 cm
Height 59 inches / 150 cm
Equipment Weight 238 lbs / 108 kg
Power RequirementsU.S. & Canada 120 VAC 120V, 60 Hz; Dedicated 15A circuit
WarrantyFrame and Weldments Lifetime
Parts and Wear Items 5 years
Console 3 years
Labor 1 year