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Pacemaster Bronze Treadmill

Limited Time Special



All the performance you need in a straightforward, easy to use format. That's our Bronze Basic. With adjustable time and intensity workouts you can create a wide range of program variations to match your fitness goals. Four LED display windows provide you with constant performance feedback throughout the workout. As with all PaceMaster treadmills, American-made reliability and durability come built in.



Drive Motor:  3 hp Continuous Duty

Motor Manufacturer:   McMillan Motors (St. Paul, MN)

Motor Control:   Dual Microprocessor Digital Control System

Elevation Motor:   1000 lb. Thrust

Dimensions:   Running Surface: 20" x 54", Overall: 68"L x 30.5"W x 54"H

Treadmill Weight:   190 lbs.

Frame:   Welded aircraft grade extruded aluminum alloy with lifetime warranty

Speed Range:   0.5 to 11 mph

Elevation Range:   0% to 15% adjustable in 0.5% increments

Belt:   2 ply Stretch Resistant Premium Grade

Deck:   Custom designed, medium density fiberboard with phenolic surface

Rollers:   2.5" precision ground steel with permanently lubricated sealed bearings

Shock Absorption System:   Tri-Flex" Impact Shock Management System

User Weight Capacity:   300 lbs.

Power Requirements:   120 VAC 50-60hz

Warranty:   Lifetime Frame, 12 years Drive Motor, 5 years Parts, 1 year Labor

Manufacturing Facility:   Made in the USA - West Caldwell, NJ

Motivational Feedback:    Time, Speed, Distance, Incline, Calories, Aerobic Points

Displays:   4 - .56" tall LEDs

Automatic Warm-Up/Cool-Down:   Yes


9 levels of intensity for each of these programs:
- Glute Toner
- Fat Burner
- Energy Builder
- Interval Trainer
    - Quick Start
    - Manual


  • Lifetime frame
  • 12 year motor
  • 5 year parts
  • 1 year labor

Extended Service Plans available. Proof of purchase is required to validate warranty terms.



PaceMaster treadmills have received more favorable reviews and "Best Buy" ratings than any other home treadmill.

"Simply the best fold-up on the planet"
- Treadmill Doctor

"The [Platinum Pro] VR stacks up against most $4000 treadmills and beats them"
- Consumers Digest

"A solid treadmill built by a company with over 30 years of experience."
- Treadmill Doctor

"Bottom Line: A Best Buy. The PaceMaster Pro-Plus HR offers good construction and lots of features for the money."
- Runner's World

"This smooth, powerful treadmill is a terrific value, combining solid quality and program options at an economical price."
- Men's Fitness

"Quiet, smooth and more compact than most models."
- Women's Fitness

"...defies the notion that you can't buy a good treadmill for less than $2,000. This machine is rattle-free and quiet, with no friction-borne jerkiness - even at its performance limits."
- Men's Journal

"Simply an incredible deal."
- Triathlete

Over the past few years, PaceMaster Treadmills have been featured in the following publications: - Readers' Choice Award
Best Mid Priced Treadmill - Platinum Pro VR
March 2011
Consumer Reports - Best Buy - Platinum Pro VR February 2011
Best Treadmill for Incline/Decline Training - Platinum Pro VR
January 2011 - 2010 Top Gear of Year Award - Platinum Pro VR December 2010
AARP The Magazine - Best Treadmill - Platinum Pro VR Nov/Dec 2010
Fitness Professor - Head of Class
Best Treadmill under $2500 - Gold Elite VR
November 2010
Consumers Digest Magazine  Best Buy Gold Elite VR,
Best Buy Platinum Pro VR, Best Buy Gold Elite Fold UP
February 2010
Runner's World  Top 3 Treadmills of 2010 February 2010
Consumer Reports  Best Buy Award February 2009
Runner's World  Top 4 treadmills of 2009 February 2009
1st Runner-up $1500 to $1999  Bronze Basic
1st Runner-up $2000 to $2499  Platinum Pro VR
1st Runner-up $2500 to $2999  Gold Elite Fold-UP
Best Buy  Gold Elite® Fold-Up
1st Runner Up Best Buy $1500 to $2000  Bronze Basic®
2nd Runner Up Best Buy $1500 to $2000  Silver Select® XP
1st Runner Up Best Buy $2000 to $2500  Platinum Pro® VR
2nd Runner Up Best Buy $2000 to $2500  Gold Elite®
Consumers Digest Best Buy Award February 2007
Health Magazine Best Buy Winner January 2007
Runners World  Top Eight Treadmills of 2007 January 2007
Best Buy  Gold Elite" Fold-Up
2nd Runner Up Best Buy for $2000 to $2500  Platinum Pro" VR
1st Runner Up Best Buy for $1500 to $2000  Bronze Basic"
2nd Runner Up Best Buy for $1500 to $2000  Silver Select" XP
Health Magazine Best Buy Winner January 2006
L.A. Times Best Buy Recommendation January 2006
Best Buy for $2000 to $2500  Gold Elite"
1st Runner Up Best Buy for $2000 to $2500  Platinum Pro"
1st Runner Up Best Buy for $1500 to $2000  Bronze Basic"
2nd Runner Up Best Buy for $1500 to $2000  Silver Select"
Runners World  Top Ten Treadmills of 2006 November 2005
Real Simple Magazine October 2005
Best Buy for $2000 to $2500  Gold Elite"
1st Runner Up Best Buy for $2000 to $2500  Platinum Pro"
1st Runner Up Best Buy for $1500 to $2000  Bronze Basic"
2nd Runner Up Best Buy for $1500 to $2000  Silver Select"
Consumers Digest February 2004 2002-2003
Men's Health February 2003
Runner's World Best Buy December 2002
Exercise for Men Only December 2002
Consumers's Guide Best Buy 2002 Edition
Self Magazine September
TreadmillDoctor 2001 Best Buy March 2001
Consumer's Guide Best Buy 2000 Edition
Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine June 2000
Wired Magazine April 2000
Prevention Magazine December 1999
Walking Magazine Nov/Dec 1999
Men's Fitness November 1999
Cooking Light Magazine October 1999
ACE/HBI Awards - Excellence in Customer Satisfaction June 1999
Women's Sport & Fitness May/June 1999 May 1999
Consumer's Guide Best Buy 1998 Edition
Triathlete Magazine November 1998
Men's Journal Buyers Guide November 1998
Consumer's Digest Buying Guide Sept/Oct 1998
Exercise for Men Only April 1998
Men's Fitness January 1998
Consumer's Guide Best Buy 1997 Edition
Runner's World December 1997
Bottom Line Personal August 1997
Women's Sports & Fitness 1997 Buyer's Guide Jan/Feb 1997
Men's Journal Buyer's Guide 1997 Special Edition
Triathlete December 1996
Consumer's Digest 1997 Annual Buying Guide December 1996
Men's Fitness December 1996
Runner's World December 1996
Shape Magazine October 1996
Investor's Business Daily October 1996
Bottom Line Personal August 1996
Consumer Matters May/June 1996
Home Gym & Fitness Buyer's Guide April 1996
Walking Magazine February 1996
Runner's World January 1996
Consumer's Guide Best Buy 1995 Edition
Exercise For Men Only April 1995
Consumer's Guide Best Buy 1994 Edition
Men's Journal October 1994
Men's Health September 1994
Home Gym & Fitness Summer 1994
Women's Day May 1994
Tuft University Newsletter March 1994
CrossTrainer Magazine January 1994
Consumer's Guide Best Buy 1993 Edition
Walking Magazine December 1993
Women's Sports & Fitness December 1993
Running Times Magazine December 1993
Shape Magazine March 1993
Sports Focus Magzine January 1993
Consumer's Guide Best Buy 1992 Edition
Runner's World December 1992

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