Inversion therapy allows the body to naturally realign itself to feel more energized, correct back issues and improve health.
Now, at-home inversion tables are more affordable than ever before and provide users with the utmost in comfort, affordability and benefits.
The Ironman Gravity 1000 is built by the world famous Ironman brand and comes at a price that you simply cannot pass up.
Known for their quality products, the 1000 is exceptional and has some of the best features available on the market.
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If you are thinking of buying an inversion table but have yet to actually take the plunge, read this Ironman Gravity 1000 review to see why this is one of the best tables money can buy.
Gravity 1000 Features
The features of the 1000 are what make it exceptional. Users will find the following features with this model:
- A steel frame that is sturdy and supports up to 300 pounds
- Floor stabilizers to ensure that there is no sliding or moving while inverted
- Comfortable nylon backrest
- Ankle cushions that adhere to your body’s natural shape using ergonomic mechanics
- Foldable for easy storage
- Adjustable height of up to 6’6
- 10-level locking system
- 180 degree inversion capability
- Spring loaded ankle locking
When folded, this model can easily slide under a bed or be placed in a closet. Weighing just 46 pounds, men and women will be able to easy transport this table.
The Key Benefits to The 1000
The moment that your inversion table arrives at the door you will realize that a little assembly is required. Thankfully, assembly is easy and the instructions provided are very detailed. It takes only 20 – 30 minutes at most to assemble this model. You will notice that the steel is very sturdy and that there is a lot of support with this model.
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After assembly, it is time to adjust the table to your height and give it a try. This is easily done thanks to the central bar. This table can fit users up to a maximum height of 6’6,” which allows small and large users alike to use the table.
Once adjusted, you are ready to really give this model a try. If this is your first time using an inversion table, you will notice that you need to strap in your ankles.
The ankle locking system is spring loaded and the padding is adequate. However, like all other tables, you will feel pressure when inverted. This is normal, and it will take some time to get accustomed to an inverted position.
Now, locate the level locking system and put it on the highest level. This is done so that you can get used to using the table and actually being inverted. Now, lean back and adjust the locking system until you are comfortable being fully inverted.
The locking system is a breeze to use and takes seconds to adjust. This is a big difference compared to other models that you have to fickle with to get to the right setting.
Once your inversion session is complete, you can fold up the table and place it in a corner or in a closet. The weight should not be much of an issue at a mere 46 pounds, but you may need an extra pair of hands for easier transport. This is especially true if you are carrying your table up or down stairs.
Our Only Complaint
While not a major issue, we definitely recommend using your own tools when assembling this model. The tools that come in the package will suffice, but they are rather flimsy and didn’t provide us with the confidence not to use our own tools.
However, many users have used the tools that come in the box and there are no complaints seen with the stability of the table.
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Are we over cautious? Probably!
Ironman has outdone themselves with the Ironman Gravity 1000. Whether you are a beginner just starting out with inversion therapy or you have used an inversion table before, this table will meet your needs. The 10 locking settings allow for gradual use and added comfort while inverted, and the padding is unmatched.
Remember, start slow and practice for 5 – 10 minutes a day to see the best results.
Peter writes for Posturebly since it’s start in 2014. His main passions are helping people improve their health, reviewing products & sharing his thoughts on improving the quality of life. His tips helped over 1,200,000 readers to date.