From: Jim Thompson
Subject: Re: Completely OT... Treadmills
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On Thu, 2 Jan 2003 11:55:26 +1100,
"Trevor Wilson" ,
In Newsgroup: sci.electronics.design,
Entitled: "Re: Completely OT... Treadmills",
Wrote the following:
|"Jim Thompson" wrote in message
|> All this sedentary lifestyle is catching up to me.
|> Since I'd rather not have another heart attack I've decided to buy a
|> Surfing, I find a whole myriad of types and prices.
|> Can any of you offer first-hand recommendations?
|**I know this is a wild and crazy idea, but why try walking outdoors? Get
|some fresh air, soak up the scenery and get fit to boot. If you must buy a
|treadmill, make sure you can obtain a schematic FIRST. The companies who
|manufacture these things are very secretive. When a fault occurs (and they
|do), getting service data is bloody near impossible. If it were me, I'd make
|it a condition of purchase that I received a schematic as part of the deal.
|Me? I'm off for a bush walk. Much more enjoyable. Bummer when it rains
Problem here in Phoenix... 5.5 months out of the year it's 100°F+.
This time of year it's cold (due to the thin blood from the 5.5 months
Plus the arthritis makes the hills difficult :-(
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