Prestige 17 Seated Calf Trainer
The Prestige Strength Seated Calf Extension allows easy access and enhanced ergonomics for a precisely targeted resistance workout for the calf muscles. The curved foot platform provides even resistance on both feet and serves as a stable foundation throughout the complete range of motion.
Each selector plate is entirely precision-machined on all surfaces. Top plate has replaceable precision self-lubricating bushings. The plates feature a black painted protective finish. Guide rods are precision centerless ground, polished, with corrosion-resistant plating for smooth operation and rust retardation. The weight stack is elevated to facilitate user pin selection from seated position.
Premium-quality molded-foam padding for maximum comfort. Automotive-grade, two-textured fabric features double top stitching on all seams.
|Adjustable Seat||Yes, -assisted ratcheting seat adjustment|
Seat assembly is angled to allow gravity to assist in adjusting. Simple pull lever seat adjustment easily slides on linear bearing system. Adjustment points are highlighted with a contrasting color for easy identification and use.
|Instructional Placard||Easy to understand exercise placards feature large set-up and start and finish position diagrams that are visibly easy to identify.|
|Bearings and Pivot Points||
Oversized, linear, re-circulating ball bearings run on case-hardened shafts and are sealed and self aligning. Pivot points and joints feature motor-grade sealed ball bearings, or sleeve bearings, utilizing either oil-impregnated bronze bushings or pre-lubricated nylon bushings.
|Water Bottle and Accessories Holder||
The non-slip drink-and-accessory tray is integrated and features large open, even surface area, easily accessible and easy to keep clean.
|Pulleys and Cables||
Glass-fiber-reinforced nylon pulleys provide strength and durability, while precision ball bearings allow effortless rotation. Cables use a 7x19 stranded wire configuration for added strength and flexibility and are coated with black pressure-extruded nylon for long lasting protection and a smooth feel. 3/16-inch (.48 cm) wire is coated to 1/4 inch (.64 cm) with a breaking strength of 4200 lb (1905 kg) and 1/8 inch (.32 cm) wire is coated to 3/16 inch (.48 cm) with a breaking strength of 2000 lb (907 kg).
|Frame and Finish||
The frame is 11 gauge (.120 in) 2x4" electro weld steel racetrack tubing. Movement arms are made of electro weld steel round tubing. The five-stage material prep/wash process is followed by an electrostatically applied, heat-cured powder coat.
|Bolt Down Capability||Yes|
Seated user position directs force properly through the user's hips.