Rowers

Evolution of the Concept 2 Rower

This page provides a history of the Concept 2 rower and should help you identify your particular machine. At Concept R Us we can provide parts for any machine listed.

Concept 2 Model A

Concept 2 Model A

Manufacture Dates

1981–1986
No longer in production

Main Characteristics

  • Handle: Wood with black grips
  • Flywheel: Bicycle wheel with black flaps in the spokes
  • Footboards: Wood
  • Other: Speedometer vs electronic monitor
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Concept 2 Model B

Manufacture Dates

1986–1993
No longer in production

Main Characteristics

  • Handle: Wood
  • Footboards: Wood
  • Flywheel housing: Black wire cage similar to household fan enclosure
  • Sprockets: Two (one 13-tooth, one 15-tooth)
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Concept 2 Model C

Manufacture Dates

1992-2003
No longer in production

Main Characteristics

  • Colour: Grey and black
  • Handle: Wood with black grips
  • Lever on the side of the flywheel with the numbers 1–10
  • Plastic foot stretchers
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Concept 2 Model D

Manufacture Dates

July 2003 – Present

Updated in August 2006 with the following features:

  • Modified monorail artwork
  • Redesigned foot stretchers
  • Updated frame lock mechanism

Main Characteristics

  • Colour: Light grey (shown at left) or black (late July 2012 – present)
  • Grey and light blue (August 2006 – late July 2012)
  • Blue and light blue (July 2003 – August 2006)
  • Handle: Ergonomic handle featuring a 10 degree bend
  • Flywheel Housing: Damper setting numbers moulded into the flywheel cover
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Concept 2 Model E

Manufacture Dates

August 2006 – Present

Updated in August 2006 with the following features:

  • Modified monorail artwork
  • Redesigned foot stretchers
  • Updated frame lock mechanism

Main Characteristics

  • Colour: Light metallic grey finish with dark blue-grey accents
  • Seat Height: 20 inches from the floor
  • Monitor Arm: Fixed
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Concept 2 Dymanic

Manufacture Dates

November 2010 – Present

Main Characteristics

  • Movement: While rowing, the foot stretchers and the seat move on the monorail to simulate the feel of rowing on the water.
  • Colour: Light metallic grey finish with dark blue-grey accents.
  • Seat Height: 21 inches from the floor
  • Monitor Arm: Adjustable
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Concept 2 Skierg

Manufacture Dates

May 2009 – Present

Main Characteristics

  • Colour: Light grey
  • Wall Mounted Height: 87 in/221 cm
  • Free Standing Height: 88 in/223.5 cm

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