The company Stamina Products, Inc. is a popular brand that offers top rowing machines at an affordable price. The Stamina 1205 Precision Rower is one of their best machines giving customers a chance to achieve their desired level of fitness at an irresistible price. Its key selling point is its space efficiency and compact design which makes it a great choice for small homes. Even though it only weighs 47 pounds, this machine can accommodate a maximum capacity of 250lbs.

Classified along the price range of affordable rowing machines, the Stamina 1205 Precision rower sports a cozy seat and comfortable handles that won’t leave you aching even with prolonged workouts. The resistance is customizable since you can adjust each piston individually — this would be a big benefit for users with unbalanced strength in the upper body and arms. It has 5 levels of resistance and can be calibrated by simply sliding and locking the tension adjusters on the arms of the handles.

There is a single button multi-function console or monitor that tracks the time, distance, speed, burned calories and stroke count giving you a useful analysis of your workout. It is automatically turned on by just moving the seat as it derives its power from a single AA battery. Leaving the rower untouched for 4 minutes will turn off the monitor, saving the battery life for your next workout.

At an affordable price, the Stamina 1205 Precision rower offers the low-impact total body workout that you expect from a rowing machine. Add in the compact design, comfortable handles and seat, you will surely love this machine and be rowing yourself towards good health in no time.


  • The unit has a comfortable foam handle that is adequate for extended workouts
  • The unit is can handle rowers that weigh up to 250 pounds.
  • The unit has a compact design which makes it easy to slide and store.


  • The unit uses hydraulic pistons which can heat up and change in resistance due to heat produced while rowing.
  • The unit does not have wheels which makes moving the unit around a bit cumbersome.


  • Dimensions: Height: The height of the rowing machine is 48 inches
  • Width: The width of the rowing machine is 32.5 inches
  • Length: The total length of the rowing machine is 27.75 inches
  • Weight: The weight of the bike is 47lbs
  • Monitor: The monitor displays time, distance, speed, burned calories and stroke count.
  • Type of Resistance: Hydraulic Pistons

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