Kevin Weaver
Kevin Weaver
Kevin Weaver

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Published: Apr 12, 2021
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iMovR ThermoTread GT Office Treadmill
Overview
Weight capacity
400 lbs
Walking belt size
20″
Top speed
2.5 mph
Horsepower/RPM
3 HP
Noise level
max 42.7 dB
Where Produced
United States
The overall size
67.5" * 28.35" * 9.5"
Weight
148.5 lbs. (with controller)
Warranty
frame – lifetime, motor - 3 years, all other parts – 2 years

Any day at the office may end up with some limb stiffness just because you are sitting the whole day. The ThermoTread GT is a desk that will save up the trouble of going into the gym after work, losing precious time that you could have spent with your friends and family. This first treadmill desk with a touch-screen LCD console fits any office environment without ruining your health and working ambiance due to amazingly whisper-quiet mechanisms. 

Product Review

 

ThermoTread GT Office Treadmill review

Details and Dimensions

The iMovR ThermoTread GT Office Treadmill comes in two parts: the treadmill itself with a controller and desktop control.

Treadmill

  • The motor is 3.0 HP, 4000 rmp.
  • The ultra-quiet fan comes with automatic activation.
  • The treadmill allows you to run at 0.5-2.5 mph.
  • The treadmill is able to hold a person up to 400 lbs.
  • The noise signature is 42.7 dB meaning it is the quietest office treadmill you can find.
  • The treadmill and the controller weigh together 148.5 lbs. The shipping weight is 176 lbs.
  • The overall size is 67.5″ * 28.35″ * 9.5″.
  • The belt is 2.5 mm rubber plus 2-ply fabric and has to be lubricated every 40 hours of usage to prevent an increase in current draw.
  • Lubrication time is around 1 minute.

 

Console

  • Sleek touch-screen LCD.
  • It has a built-in USB-port for an easy future software upgrade.
  • The console sizes are 7.25″*4.125″*6″ with a total weight of 1.75 lbs.
  • Information on display includes such parameters as speed, time, distance, and burned calories, as well as user login and liability waiver.
  • The console supports five independent users.

Materials

The deck features a superior 1”-thick Bakelite material. Side rails are made of non-scuffing aluminum, meaning that this material leaves no marks. The console is not a membrane. 

Other

If the plugs are quite far away from your workstation, no worries, there comes a power cord of 100” length.

Warranty

The motor of the treadmill comes with a three-year warranty. For the parts, you will receive a two-year warranty, as well as a one-year warranty for labor.

The treadmill also comes with a 100-day 100% satisfaction guarantee. We care about our customers, and if you decide to return or exchange your iMovR ThermoTread GT Office Treadmill, we will give a 100% refund minus a 20% restocking fee. The handling and shipping costs will not be refunded and fall on the customer.

Shipping

We ship the iMovR ThermoTread GT anywhere for free in the United States on a pallet due to its size and weight. We offer two types of deliveries: the room of choice and premium delivery. The first one includes moving the packages into the room where you want the treadmill to be. The second one has an additional feature of removing the pallet or debris by installing the treadmill into the appropriate room.

The Order process usually takes up to 2-3 business days, while total delivery usually takes around 7-20 days.

The Main Features and Benefits of iMovR ThermoTread

Gym-to-Office Transaction

The ThermoTread GT is a kind of a Frankenstein, a creature born from an adjustable standing desk and a treadmill. You might have thought that in such a case, it will belong neither to the office environment nor to the gym. However, the iMovR ThermoTread GT proves this assumption wrong, especially in regard to the office. This treadmill office desk is the quietest of all existing on the market treadmill desks with just 42.7 dB, meaning it will not disrupt any working activity. The iMovR Treadmill desk is also a very compact treadmill stand-desk with just 67.5”*28.35”. A short deck is just enough for pacing.

Built to last long

We all know that some treadmills are designed only for running, and when used for prolonged walking, they might break down due to motor or controller board burnout that happens too early in the day. The engineers at iMovR worked hard to specifically design all the ThermoTread parts to fit for walking speeds, a pace of 1-2 mph.

To achieve a better walking speed compatibility of the ThermoTreads, we used a high-quality 1”-thick Bakelite material for the deck. We added a few adjustments so your “walking while working” experience would be at its highest. In regard to the motor, we specifically chose the quietest one and added a cooling fan. This way, you can never tell if the treadmill is working even under round-the-clock use. Since the treadmill is for working and no one is going to train their running skills on it, the deck got shortened to fit in any corner of the office, under any desk—this way, we save up space for other competing units in the office. What also helps to ergonomically put the treadmill into the office is the two wheels for easy sliding underneath any standing desk, as well as the lowered deck for better stability.

Modern console

Most gym-oriented treadmills use obsolete and fast degrading membrane keypads for the desktop console controls. The same goes for all existing treadmill standing desks, except for the iMovR ThermoTread GT, the first treadmill desk with a smartphone-like console. The sleek desktop console will not stand out from the plethora of laptops, tablets, and smartphones present in any modern office environment. But what is more important is that you may operate the touch-screen LCD embedded into the console like any other mobile device. 

Whatever you want to check on the screen — your walking speed, distance, time, calories burnt — no need to press one million buttons that absorb your sweat just to get this one number. Our engineers made the software as easy to navigate as any smartphone. There are easy to interpret display icons, as well as a convenient way to store and get your saved user data.

Lawyers friendly

Let’s admit it, and no one ever likes to go through solid data of laws. But someone has to do it. And the lawyers will be the ones most satisfied with the iMovR ThermoThread GT. During the development of the treadmill, we consulted hundreds of lawyers on their experience with treadmills, especially after the cases of injuries while using ones. And based on our findings, we made the treadmill never exceed 2.5 mph to eliminate almost all possible treadmill injuries. At such speed, no one has ever filed an injury claim.

To avoid accidental running of the treadmill, we added a liability waiver “clickwrap” like in the cars for GPS navigation. This, never seen in any other treadmill feature, lowers the risks of potential injuries and keeps a record of the treadmill usage. 

The first of its kind

Since the ThermoTread is the only one of its kind on the market so far, we just have to give you an idea of what you should expect from all the smarts this treadmill has. We aim to add a feature called iMovR CloudStation in the form of a long power bar made specifically to have all your electrical standing desk devices together. You will be able to switch on and off the power plugs separately when you want to leave the office or merely need to charge your smartphone or laptop. No other movements are needed. Just tap on the console, and you keep running.

The main plug is for the treadmill since it has to scan, analyze the user’s pace and give precise information on the overall treadmill “health.” The iMovR CloudStation will store all this information (the distance you have walked, your pace, and velocity) so that you can retrieve it when you need it. In comparison to fitness bracelets and other devices, the iMovR CloudStation is going to keep the exact precision and synchronize data automatically so no data will be lost if a user forgets to click the “save” button.

The data stored in the cloud can be shared with your wellness advisor, personal fitness bracelet and used for further analytics. Moreover, since it will measure the friction levels, the cloud system will tell you when to lubricate the belt so that your treadmill is going to last forever.

NEAT-certification

NEATTM (Non-Exercise Activity Thermogenesis) has certified the ThermoTread GT as a device helping you fight the drawbacks of sitting the whole day in front of the computer. The treadmill helps to lead the studies on sedentary lifestyle and its effect on our health and lives.

Questions and Answers About the Product

What parameters can I see on display?

You can access the speed you are running with, the distance you have already covered this session, as well as time spent running and how many calories you have burnt.

How often do I have to lubricate the belt?

We recommend lubricating the treadmill every 40 days of usage. But with the Cloud, you will forget about it because the system will notify you itself in advance when it is time to oil the belt.

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Author

Kevin Weaver

Kevin Weaver

Dr. Kevin Weaver has been practicing physical therapy in the orthopedic arena for close to 30 years. He graduated New York University’s Physical Therapy program with a BS in Physical Therapy. He also received his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree at Temple University, Orthopedic Clinical Specialist certification from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists, and a Master’s degree in Ergonomics and Biomechanics from New York University. He is a Board Certified Ergonomist receiving his Certified Ergonomic Associate (CEA) from the Board of Certification in Professional Ergonomics and his Industrial Ergonomist certification (CIE) from the Oxford Institute. He's been providing ergonomic consultation to medical institutions, non-profits, private industry and individuals for over 2 decades.

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