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Cardio Fitness Equipment – Calibrating eSpinner Touch Screen

How to video provides a primer on the proper calibration of an eSpinner touch screen.  In a nutshell, Heartline’s preventive maintenance approach to cardiovascular fitness equipment encompasses the following: Test and run diagnostics on all cardiovascular equipment for proper operation and determine any error codes. Clean and vacuum cardiovascular equipment per manufacturer recommendation. Inspect treadmill… Read more »

Cardio Fitness Equipment – Calibrating an Embedded TV Touch Screen

How to video provides a primer on the proper calibration of a treadmill embedded touch screen.  In a nutshell, Heartline’s preventive maintenance approach to cardiovascular fitness equipment encompasses the following: Test and run diagnostics on all cardiovascular equipment for proper operation and determine any error codes. Clean and vacuum cardiovascular equipment per manufacturer recommendation. Inspect… Read more »

Strength Equipment – Guide Rod Cleaning

How to video provides a primer on how to properly care for cleaning and maintaining strength equipment guide rods.  In a nutshell, Heartline’s preventive maintenance approach to strength training equipment encompasses the following: Inspection of all welds and weld joints for signs of metal fatigue. Inspection of all cables—cable crimps, cable farrels, S hooks and… Read more »

Amenities Play Important Role In Attracting Tenants And Employees

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There’s no question that state-of-the-art, amenities continue to drive office and apartment property success.  Here’s what happening in Stamford, Connecticut according to the Stamford Advocate….. Shrewd office-building owners try to get ahead of the competition in luring tenants.  Many do it by offering lower lease rates and deeper concessions than the building down the street,… Read more »

Maximizing Your Fitness Center Equipment Investment

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A terrific article by Avi Shanbhag, Star Trac Fitness’s Service Key Account Manager, describes the critical importance of optimizing your health club and/or fitness center equipment investment.   It’s the famous “Fram Oil Filter” commercial, “pay me now, or pay me later!”   Make sure your investment is getting the proper TLC…. One of the… Read more »

Heartline Fitness Updates Northeast Sales Group

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Heartline Fitness Systems is pleased to announce two additions to our Northeast U.S. sales team. Gaithersburg, MD, October 9, 2014 – Heartline Fitness Systems is pleased to announce new additions to our Northeast U.S. sales team.   Heartline has promoted its Washington, DC sales manager, Geoff Vogel, to oversee the company’s continued growth in the… Read more »

Ten Tips For Keeping Your Rec Center Looking Like New…

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A terrific article by Athletic Business and written by Erik Kocher of Hastings + Chivetta Architects in St. Louis, and Diane Guse Dahmann, Executive Director of MizzouRec Services and Facilities at the University of Missouri, providing interesting insight on how to create and maintain a world class, amenity fitness center…. After the long years of planning… Read more »

Heartline Fitness Updates Southeast Sales Group

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Heartline Fitness Systems is pleased to announce two additions to our Southeast U.S. sales team. Gaithersburg, MD, August 12, 2014 – Heartline Fitness Systems is pleased to announce two additions to our Southeast U.S. sales team.   Heartline has hired 25-year industry veteran, Bill Pugh, to lead the company’s southeast build-out.  Bill joins Heartline’s service… Read more »

Life Fitness FlexStrider

  The Life Fitness FlexStrider™ Variable-Stride Trainer lets exercisers change stride length on the fly and choose a workout that feels the most natural.  The FlexStrider™ Variable-Stride Trainer lets exercisers change stride length on the fly and choose a workout that feels the most natural. The smooth motion of the variable-stride trainer feels more like… Read more »

Acquisition of Townsend Fitness Equipment Repair

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 (Pictured L-R: Jim Kennedy, Maryanne Townsend, Dave Townsend, Bob Burgess, Paul Coughlin, and Jeff Shipman) Gaithersburg, MD, April 1, 2014 – Heartline Fitness Systems has acquired Smyrna, DE-based, David L. Townsend Company (Townsend Repair). Owned by David Townsend, Townsend Repair has been providing commercial fitness equipment repair and maintenance services to the Northeastern United States… Read more »