# How Do Exercise Bikes Measure Distance

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How do exercise bikes measure distance. The two hands on the handlebar the two feet on the pedals and the pelvis on the saddle. It has no idea when i m on the exercise bike and in fact is crediting me with steps instead. I do not have an apple watch. I also like to get in some stationary bike time while watching tv listening to a podcast etc.

An odometer on an indoor bike trainer is a great idea and motivator either for setting yourself a distance goal or motivation to keep training for just that little bit longer. I have an exercise bike with a computer and it looks like 100 revolutions of the pedals is 430 meters this seems like a lot. You use that measure to compare your workouts to one another. Do exercise bike measure distance in meters or miles.

As with most machines the accuracy of an exercise bike s odometer or distance display depends on how well the bicycle is built. Each stationary bicycle manufacturer programs its bike displays based on the company s formula. It goes without saying that these distances cannot be changed and vary depending on the ability of the cyclist so what we can do is adapt the bike to our build. But most are measured in.

If you ve just bought a new exercise bike a distance calculator speedometer and clock will usually come built in. I was wondering if there is a good number for converting pedal revolutions to meters. There are 5 points of contact with a stationary bike. You have to keep in mind that the bike is stationary and unless it is a very sophisticated computerized machine that give training courses that emulate real world riding conditions the distance shown means very little.

0 66 pi 2 07 m. These bikes may even show the number of calories burned per workout. In theory determining the distance on a bike is a straightforward calculation. Some exercise bikes even include heart rate monitors and have a variety of exercise programs you can choose from.

I figured that without gearing the average bike wheel is 26 0 66 m and so the circumference of the wheel is.

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