Nautilus E514c Elliptical Trainer (2013)
Price: 664.05 $|Official Website
Nautilus is a renowned company in the world of fitness equipment. Nautilus E514c Elliptical Trainer is an offering from the company that is a bio-mechanically designed elliptical trainer. This is a scientifically designed machine that mimics the natural foot movement of the user to provide the smoothest and most effective workout. This happens because the machine provides support to the heels throughout the workout in such a manner that you get a zero impact workout. This means the user does not feel any stress in his heels and ankles even after exercising for a long time on this machine.
Description of Nautilus E514c Elliptical Trainer
If you are not satisfied with the performance of your trainer and looking for something that is far more effective and smooth, then Nautilus E514c Elliptical Trainer is worthy of a look. It is an advanced machine with good design and features and promises a great cardio workout without putting too much of pressure on the knees and ankles of the individual. Get all the advantages of running, walking slope running, and stair climbing with this all in one cross trainer.
Features of Nautilus E514c Elliptical Trainer
- Large foot pedals;
- 16 resistance levels working on Eddie braking system;
- Heavy flywheel;
- Large LCD display;
- Large stride length of 18 inches;
- Variety of workouts that are programmed;
- Biomechanically designed cross trainer;
- Speakers to listen to music while doing workouts;
- Fan to keep you cool.
Pros of Nautilus E514c Elliptical Trainer
- 21 different workouts to keep your motivation levels high
This elliptical machine is designed to keep the individual committed and motivated to reach his fitness goals with a wide variety of preprogrammed workouts. You will enjoy doing exercises on this cross trainer no matter if you’re a seasoned pro or just a beginner.
- Easy assembly, easy to use
Though it looks daunting at first, the machine can be easily assembled without taking help from a friend. This is because of the instruction manual that allows one to assemble the parts. Once it is assembled, it is also ready for use. Doing workouts on this elliptical trainer is almost fun because of its smooth and fluid motion.
- Large LCD display keeps you interested with all the information
It is natural for an individual to know his speed, time taken, rpm, calories burnt during workout etc. This and much more information can be accessed with the help of a large backlit LCD display fitted in the console of this elliptical machine.
- 17.6 pounds heavy flywheel for smooth motion
The flywheel of the machine is heavy and weighs 17.6 pounds. All this weight goes into producing enhanced inertia that allows for a very smooth workout.
- Utilizes natural elliptical movement
Biomechanical designing of this elliptical trainer induces the natural movement of the hips and our legs. With hips rotating in a natural manner as they do when we walk and run, and legs mimicking our natural walking and running movement, exercising on this elliptical is almost natural.
Cons of Nautilus E514c Elliptical Trainer
- Nautilus E514c Elliptical Trainer is not as silent as it should be. It makes some noises as one starts to do his workouts creating nuisance and not allowing him to listen to music or watching TV programs.
- It has a body weight of 165 pounds and looks stable but it is not ideal for a very heavy individual who is close to 300 pounds.
Authorized consumer reports
“This elliptical trainer is of excellent quality and has a solid feel to it. It comes with an easy to understand instruction manual for assembly and usage. Doing workouts on this machine is almost fun and even heavy workouts do not produce tiredness. I am a fitness freak and know instantly when I see a quality product. I am totally satisfied with the quality of the parts and the machine overall.”
Our final thoughts on Nautilus E514c Elliptical Trainer
Nautilus has a reputation of making quality products and the innovative biomechanical designing of this cross trainer adds to the charm of this elliptical. It has a heavy flywheel to provide smooth and effective workouts to the user. The console of the trainer has a large LCD display that is easy to read. The elliptical is packed with features such as long stride length, magnetic resistance, scores of programmed workouts, water bottle holder, built in speakers to listen to music, and a cool air fan to remain cool even during a heavy workout.
The biggest attraction of this elliptical trainer lies in the fact that it provides a zero impact workout that is good news for people with weak and sore knees. This low impact workouts is a result of mimicking the natural movement of the hips and the legs. All in all, this trainer provides full value for money.