The MaxKare Air Fan Rower is one of the new paddling machines discharged in 2020. It’s unquestionably not a business grade mentor, but at the same time it’s extensively less expensive than one. Along these lines, in case you’re searching for a moderate and better than average option to a Concept2 or LifeCore rower, this MaxKare model is certainly one to put on your rundown.

MaxKare Air Fan Rower Specifications

  • Assembled dimensions: 71.3L x 20.1W x 14.2H inches (181L x 51W x 36H cm)
  • Weight capacity: 300 lbs (136 kg)
  • Frame: Steel
  • Footrests: Pivoting, with straps
  • Resistance type: Air fan
  • Exercise meter: Time, distance, count, calories, scan
  • Extras: Tablet holder
  • Warranty: 1 year limited

Frame construction

The MaxKare Air Fan Rower includes an edge made of steel tubing. It’s entirely tough for a home-use machine, being appraised for a weight limit of 300 lbs (136 kg).

The completely gathered machine isn’t as enormous as different other business air rowers, for example, the LifeCore R100 for model, yet at the same time measures approx. 71″ (181 cm) long, and 20″ (51 cm) in width, so it may not fit also well in a little room or condo. Also, it is prescribed to leave in any event two feet of leeway on each side and at the back of the machine, and at any rate one foot at the front, for unhindered use and straightforward entry.

The machine’s rail is approx. 40″ (102 cm) long, and gives around 36″ (91.4 cm) of movement for the seat. In any case, thinking about the arrangement of the ottomans, the machine ought to have the option to oblige clients up to 6’2″ (188 cm) with no issue.

This MaxKare rower is foldable. The rail with the seat can overlay up to spare space. In collapsed position, the unit’s length is decreased to approx. 40″ (102 cm) and its stature becomes approx. 42.5″ (108 cm).

The precise load of this air obstruction rower isn’t indicated, however it’s anything but an incredibly overwhelming unit. This being stated, it very well may be amassed by just a single individual. Additionally, its center base is outfitted with a lot of transport wheels which encourage its movement.

The MaxKare Air Rower gives predominant steadiness. Not just that it highlights two durable base stabilizers, they are additionally outfitted with movable levelers, so you can consummately settle the unit on a story. All levelers have elastic cushions which not just that improve the unit’s grasp on the floor, they likewise counteract floor harm.

Last but not least, all the steel parts in the machine’s construction are coated with a rust-resistant paint finish. The color of the main rail is gray, while the rest of the steel parts are painted black, these being the only colors available for this trainer. The housing of the fan is also metallic and painted black, while the covers of the belts and other drive elements are ABS made, gray and silver in color.

Seat and other parts

The MaxKare Air Fan Rower is outfitted with a seat intended for ideal solace. It’s a seat like the one on the Sunny SF-RW5624 or the one on the Schwinn Crewmaster. Its top is polyurethane made; it’s firm however not hard, so it lessens a portion of the exercise sway. Its surface is inward and finished to give better situating to the client and keep them from sliding in reverse during the push period of the paddling movement.

The machine’s rail isn’t even; it has a couple of degrees of grade. This prompts a quicker recuperation movement and a marginally better exercise for the legs during the push stage. At the point when it is stretched out right to the back, the seat is at approx. 14.2″ (36 cm) above floor level.

The base of the seat is steel made; as we’ve referenced over, the rail and the seat get together are sturdy enough to help clients up to 300 lbs (136 kg). The seat edge coordinates three arrangements of rollers with fixed metal balls and a clamor hosing covering outwardly to give a smooth and calm movement for the seat.

The rower’s ottomans include a quite basic structure. They are made of rock solid ABS material. Their surface is finished to give better adherence to an athletic shoes. They additionally have impact point watchmen and flexible ties for greatest foot strength.

The hassocks have a turning structure. This implies they’re not fixed; they can tilt forward and in reverse on their pivot and can’t be secured in a fixed position except if you extemporize. This rotating configuration is intended to give a characteristic situating to your feet during each stroke.

The unit’s pulling handle comprises of a short metallic bar with elastic froth holds. It doesn’t incorporate any heartbeat sensors, and the machine doesn’t have a heartbeat understanding capacity. The handle is joined to an uncompromising nylon work lash which is profoundly impervious to scraped area.

Resistance system

As its name suggests, the MaxKare Air Fan Rower is equipped with an air resistance system. Its main resistance-generating element is the large fan at the front. The machine does not have any additional magnetic brake for extra resistance control, such as the Conquer AR5600, for example. It also does not have a damper like the Concept2 models.

The lack of a resistance adjustment element shouldn’t matter too much, though, because any air rower provides a dynamic response anyway. In other words, the resistance generated by the fan depends on how hard you pull the handle (the harder you pull, the more resistance you will get). This can be a plus, as it simulates the sensation of rowing a real boat through water.

The machine’s resistance is also improved by the dual belt transmission system. The two belt and pulley system not only that adds a bit of difficulty to the rowing motion, but it also adds stability.

Since it’s an air resistance rower, at high speeds, the fan does generate some noise. However, the level of noise is far from being loud or disturbing. As a general idea, it won’t cover the sound of your TV on a low volume setting. The noise generated can be compared to the noise of a large electric fan.

Exercise meter

The MaxKare Air Fan Rower is furnished with a fundamental wellness meter. It doesn’t have any worked in programs, Bluetooth, and it doesn’t interface online to any wellness applications. It includes a LCD show which tracks time, separation, check (number of strokes), and calories copied. It doesn’t have a heartbeat understanding capacity, so on the off chance that you need to screen your pulse during your exercises, you should utilize a different gadget.

The wellness meter unit is anything but difficult to utilize. It just has one catch which enables you to look through the exercise measurements and select the one that interests you the most. Or on the other hand, you can choose the Scan mode which turns every one of the measurements demonstrating every one for a couple of moments. The catch likewise covers the unit’s reset capacity. You can squeeze it and hold it for a couple of moments to clear every one of the qualities on the meter to zero.

The unit is battery controlled. It requires two AAA batteries. It fires up when you press the catch or when it identifies action on the rower, and consequently turns off following a couple of moments of latency. Lastly, the highest point of the activity meter can fill in as a tablet holder. The tablet in the connected picture is excluded.

Assembly and Maintenance

This MaxKare rower is a long way from being hard to collect. Truth be told, its greater part comes pre-collected. The fan and the various drive and obstruction components are as of now joined to the front piece of the casing. Thusly, you just need to associate the front stabilizer, the rail, add the seat to the rail, interface the back base stabilizer, the hassocks, and the meter. This shouldn’t take more than 30-40 minutes. An essential toolbox is incorporated and the manual gives bit by bit get together directions.

Support requires tidying the mentor intermittently, particularly the rail and the lodging of the fan. Additionally, the seat wheels may require oil sooner or later. Other than this, it is prescribed to occasionally check for free jolts and parts.

  • Sturdy construction – supports users up to 300 lbs;
  • Folding design;
  • PU contoured seat for optimal comfort;
  • Dual belt drive system for improved stability and resistance;
  • Transport wheels included;
  • Adjustable levelers on the front and rear bases;
  • Long rail – can accommodate users up to 6’2″;
  • Pivoting footrests with straps and heel guards;
  • Air resistance, providing a dynamic response during rowing;
  • Exercise meter included – tracks count, time, distance, and calories burned;
  • Tablet holder included;
  • Easy to assemble;
  • Easy to handle and relocate;
  • Little maintenance required.
  • No pulse reading function;
  • No SPM function;
  • No backlight on the fitness meter.


The MaxKare Fan Rower is a mentor made for home use including a collapsing steel outline, an enormous cushioned and shaped seat, and a double belt drive framework. It is outfitted with essential exercise meter which tracks time, separation, calories, and tallies the quantity of your strokes. It’s a paddling machine for clients everything being equal, extraordinary for a full-body cardio exercise, stamina advancement, muscle conditioning, and weight reduction. Lastly, it’s one of the most moderate air rowers accessible right now.