The 956i is purpose-built with features for durability in high-use environments. It’s equipped with Integrated Footplant Technology (IFT) and Ground Effects (GFX) impact control system, to deliver a smooth and natural feel when running or walking.
Ground Effects® Impact Control System Ground Effects® impact control system helps decrease impact on joints and reduces lateral motion.
Integrated Footplant Technology™ Integrated Footplant Technology™ makes each step feel more natural, balanced and in control.
Deck and Belt Deck is a one-inch Slik-Dek bed composed of 52 lb high-density fiberboard core with phenolic laminate bonded on both sides. Can be flipped to double life. Deck and belt require no external lubrication and are fully warranted for 2 years. Rear-deck hinges and front cushioning create a laterally stable platform, reducing shock to the user and providing firm push off. Injection-molded trim strips with textured-rubber insert are durable and offer secure footing when straddling the running belt.
Reversible Deck Yes
Elevation System Elevation system generates up to 1000 lbs of thrust and operates in compression for reliable operation.
Rollers Steel tapered rollers keep the belt centered to reduce maintenance and noise.
Frame Two-step powder-coating process applies rust-resistant undercoat and cosmetic topcoat to steel frame.
Emergency Stop Safety clip attached to emergency stop switch to immediately turn off power, bringing treadmill to a gentle stop. Stop switch has no magnet to lose and has a guard to prevent inadvertent activation.