Eight Station Gym Machine – Definitive FAQ Guide

Do you want to buy commercial gym equipment that can serve many clients at the same time? Well, the eight station gym machine is the machine for you.

That’s not all. The eight station gym machine will help you save money, gym space, and clients’ time. 

To help you to learn more about this gym equipment, we have developed this FAQ guide.  It covers most of the frequently asked about the eight station gym machine.

Come, let’s dive in!

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What is an eight station gym machine?

An eight station gym machine is a single piece of commercial exercise equipment. That has eight separate workout areas.

The separate workout areas allow a user to perform different workouts on it. 

The eight station gym machine also goes by the name eight station multi-gym machine.

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Figure 1: Eight station gym machine (image src: Indiamart)

What are the types of eight station gym machines?

 There are two types of station gym machines. 

These are a single-user multi-station and multi-user multi-station gym machine.

A single user eight station gym machine will only allow one person to walk out at a given time. In contrast, a multi-user eight station gym machine allows more than one person to walk out on the machine at a given time.

What is the net weight of the eight station gym machine?

The net weight of the eight station gym machine varies between 565kg to1620 kg.

However, it is essential to note that the net weight of the eight station gym machine varies. It varies depending on the model of the machine. 

How many weight stacks does the eight station gym machine have? 

The eighth station gym machine has two sets of weight stacks. 

The first set of weight stacks consist of four 100kg weight stacks.  On the other hand, the second set consists of four 125kg weight stacks. 

However, depending on the needs at the gym, the weight can vary. For instance, there is the option of swapping with 75kg or 150 kg weight stacks.

What are the different workstations available on the 8 station multi gym machine?

The 8 station multi gym machine is versatile gym equipment. That comes with 8 workout stations.

These workstations are:

  • Two stations for lat pulldown exercises
  • Two stations for seated row exercises
  • Two stations for triceps extension (1:1 pulley Ratio)
  • One station for cable crossover exercises
  • One station for multi-grip pull-up bars exercises

However, the type of stations will vary depending on the brand of the machine.

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Figure 2: 8 work stations on a multi gym machine (image src: Indiamart)

What are the advantages of buying an 8 station gym machine for your commercial gym? 

There are many advantages of investing in an 8 station gym machine for your gym.

 These advantages include the saving of cost, space, and time. 

Let’s look in detail at these advantages.

Saving costs:  Generally, the gym serves clients having different sizes and fitness goals.

Thus, there is a need to have several pieces of gym equipment to serve the clients. 

However, the eight-station gym machine is a godsend in this situation. The machine can serve several clients at the same time.

This machine enables the gym owner to save money that would have been spent on multiple machines. 

Saving space: The 8 station gym machine allows you to use your gym space efficiently.

This is because this single piece of equipment plays the role of several different machines. That ideally,  that would have taken a bigger space. 

For instance, on a single machine, your clients may do several workouts. They may isolate shoulder, chest, abdomen, back, or thigh muscles. 

This makes the 8 station gym machine popular equipment in commercial gyms. 

Saves time. The 8 station gym machine can accommodate different users at the same time. Thus it is time-saving.

Secondly, this equipment is also built from high-quality material. 

Therefore, it will withstand many repeated exercises without breaking down and so, preventing loss of time due to repair or frequent maintenance needs.

Does the eight station machine have adjustable features?

Of course, yes. The  eight station gym machine is versatile equipment that is highly adjustable.

It has adjustable features that enable it to fit users of different sizes. Some of these adjustable features include:

Seat adjustment: Depending on the station gym machine model, several stations may have seats. Sometimes up to three stations. Each of these sets will have an adjustment mechanism. 

The adjustment allows users of different sizes to use the machine comfortably. 

Arm adjustment: The arms also have an adjustment mechanism. The adjustment mechanism usually features a seven-position adjustment. 

This is important as it allows the machine to offer more motion opportunities for its users. 

Foot and leg pad adjustment: Some exercise stations may feature a footpad or a leg pad. Both of these features are adjustable to suit different users.

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Figure 3: Adjustment features (image src: BFT Fitness)

How is the eight station gym machine able to target different muscle groups?

The eight station gym machine enables users to target different muscles.

In fact, working out on the  eight station gym machine allows users to target most muscles in the body. The  eight stations on the machine enable users to perform several exercises.

Here are the different stations with the muscles they target:

  • Chest press station –  Works out the chest muscles
  • Leg press station: Works out the thigh and gluteus muscles
  • Shoulder press station: Strengthens the upper back and shoulders 
  • Forearms station: This station exercises the forearm.
  • Biceps station: Here, the focus is working out the biceps. 
  • Low pulley station: this station works on the biceps.
  • Lateral pulldown station: This station focuses on the back muscles.
  • Leg curl station: The leg curl station isolates the hamstring and the calf muscles.
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Figure 4: Features that help target different muscle groups (image src: Indiamart)

What is the maximum user weight of the 8 station gym machine?

The maximum user weight of the eight station gym machine is 150kg. Though, this weight varies with the model of the machine. 

This maximum weight enables the machine to accommodate most users.

What is the maximum tension that cables on the 8 station gym machine withstand?

The cables on the eight station gym machine can stand a maximum tension of 1500kg. The maximum tension can vary upwards of 1905kg, depending on the brand of the machine.

The maximum tension varies depending on the diameter of the cables. For instance, cables with diameters 6.0mm have a maximum tension of 1905kg.

How do you choose an eight station gym machine?

There are several steps to consider when choosing an 8 station gym machine. 

This is important because it ensures an enjoyable exercise experience for your clients. So, here are details of the steps you need to consider when choosing an 8 station gym machine

Availability of space: Before choosing an 8 station gym machine, ensure that you have space for it.

Cost: Before purchasing an eight station, ensure that its price is within your budget.

Considering costs is essential. But you should not compromise the quality of the machine to save money. 

Safety and maintenance requirements: Safety features are in a gym machine

Therefore, ensure that the machine you buy meets the required safety standards. 

You can also go further and check for the installation and maintenance clauses in the machine’s warranty. 

Get a feel of the equipment: One way of helping you to choose a machine is to test out the machine. 

This will help you know how your clients will respond to it. 

Can I assemble the eight station gym machine on my own?

Well, being able to assemble the eight station gym machine will depend on your technical skills. 

The eight station gym machine has a lot of features on it. These can make the assembly process technically involved.

However, the machine comes with an easy-to-understand manual. That will guide you through the assembly process.

The eight station gym machine from Yanre Fitness also comes with support tools. That is helpful during the assembly process. 

However, you also can use the services of a professional to help you with the assembly.

Is the eight station gym machine resistant to rust and water?

Yes, at Yanre Fitness, the eight station gym machine’s given custom finishing. This finishing enhances the rust and water-resistant quality of the machine. 

The finishing also enhances the outward presentation of the machine.

The finishing of the eight  station gym machine involves two steps.

Sandblasting: The sandblast removes rust from the steel piping. This step comes before applying a powder coat.

Polyethylene coat: The next step is to coat the rust-free steel frames with polyethylene. Polyethylene is the agent of choice that makes the frames water and rust-resistant.

Powder coat: The polyethylene coat is allowed to dry before following up with a powder coat.

It is crucial to use high-quality powder coats. It will enhance the durability of the machine. 

Powder coating also gives the eight station gym machine an appealing look. However, for the powder coat to last, it must be fixed.

There are two common methods of fixing powder coats. Fixing can be through either heat or ultraviolet radiation. 

Generally, the durability and lifespan of the machine will depend on the type of material used. 

It’s no wonder that Yanre fitness uses only high-quality materials or its eight station gym machines. 

How do you perform routine care and maintenance on the eight station gym machine?

The eight station gym machine is a gym machine with several features. It has both movable and non-movable parts. 

Therefore, it is crucial to have a schedule for routine care and maintenance. 

But in general, you can do the following. 

Use water mixed with a washing solution to wipe the surface of the machine. Then dry the metallic areas with a clean towel. This step helps in removing dirt, oil stains, and sweat. 

Finally, apply some mineral oil to the machine. Mineral oil prevents rusting. So, pay attention to the movable parts. 

Does the rear eight station gym machine have exercise placards?

Yes, it does. The  eight station gym machine is versatile gym equipment. That has an instruction placard with diagrams for different target muscles. 

The exercise placard helps guide both beginners and professionals using the machine.

What is the cost of the 8 station gym machine?

The eight station gym machine cost starts from $2,772. But it can vary to as high as $14,499. The variation of the eight station gym machine’s price depends on its size and brand.

What materials are used in the eight station gym machine?

The  eight station gym machine is built for materials that make it sturdy. These materials also give the machine a sophisticated appearance.

So, here are details of the materials in the eight station gym machine.

The frame: The frame of the  eight station gym machine is built from high-strength steel piping.

The preferred piping is elliptical, with a thickness of 2.5mm.

Handle grips: The handle grips come with aluminum collars to prevent hands from slipping. The handle grips also have a rubber coating making it none absorbent to sweat.

Seat: The preferred material for the seats of the eight station gym machine is synthetic upholstery. PU leather is one of the favorable upholstery materials.

PU leather has stitching lining its edges to prevent the material from folding. Stitching also makes the seats last longer.

High-density foam is ideal for the seats because of its durability. It can withstand continuous use without thinning.

In addition, the seat pads have an extra radius that offers more comfort to the machine user.

Shroud: Depending on the brand, the  eight station gym machine makes have a shroud. The shroud is made from ABS plastic that offers durability. 

The shroud covers the weight stacks and prevents users from contacting them. 

The shroud also enhances the appearance of the  eight station gym machine. It gives the machine a rugged and classy appearance.

Conclusion

Well, we hope that you are now better informed about the eight-station gym machine. In case you need extra information do not hesitate to contact us.Are you ready to buy the eight station gym machine? If yes, contact our sales team, and they will quickly send you a quotation.