Heart rate is a key factor in determining fitness exertion when exercising on the TreadClimber TC5000. The TreadClimber comes with a compatible chest strap, however, you may want to use your own chest strap for additional data transmission to your wrist monitor. Avoid frustration by ensuring your chest strap is compatible with the TreadClimber TC5000. According to Bowflex, the TreadClimber manufacturer, there are a few compatible heart-rate monitor options to consider.
Manufacturer Supplied Monitor
The Bowflex company provides a heart rate monitor chest strap with the TreadClimber TC5000. This chest strap transmits your heart rate information for display on the TreadClimber machine.
Polar WearLink Transmitter Chest Strap
The Polar WearLink transmitter chest strap is compatible with the TreadClimber TC5000. This chest strap, along with all other Polar transmitters, relays your heart rate to the TreadClimber and additional fitness data to your Polar wrist heart-rate monitor and Nike+.
Polar T31 Transmitter Chest Strap
The Polar T31 transmitter chest strap is also compatible with the TreadClimber TC5000. This chest strap, along with all other Polar transmitters, relays heart rate to the TreadClimber and additional fitness data to your Polar wrist heart-rate monitor.
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