Standard Test Methods for Evaluating Design and Performance Characteristics of Elliptical Trainers
|Publication Date:||1 December 2015|
|ICS Code (Indoor sports equipment):||97.220.30|
These test methods specify procedures and equipment used for testing and evaluating elliptical trainers for compliance to Specification F2810. Both design and operational parameters will be evaluated. Where possible and applicable, accepted test methods from other recognized bodies will be used and referenced. In case of a conflict between this document and Specification F2810, Specification F2810 takes precedence.
Requirements-An elliptical trainer is to be tested for all of the following parameters:
Adjustable guide systems,
This test method2 contains additional requirements to address the accessibility of the equipment for persons with disabilities.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values in parenthesis are for information only.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.
2 This work was funded, in part, by the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on RecTech through the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research under the US Department of Education grant #H133E070029 and H133E120005.