Ironman LX300 Review

Ironman LX300
  • Price
  • Performance
  • Design
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Inverting for 5 to 10 minutes per day can help to relieve lower back aches and pain, often caused by sitting at a desk for hours at a time, standing too long or anything that can cause muscle or nerve stress.

ironman lx300 inversion tableInversion therapy can therefore be an effective way of lowering your chances of having to undergo back surgery.

The Ironman LX 300 Inversion Therapy Table has been designed to help reduce muscle tension, and nerve pressure for an overall healthier back and is one of the best inversion tables made by Ironman

Ironman is well known as a leading manufacturer of inversion tables with several popular models to its name.

So, if you are looking for a way to reduce back pain then the Ironman LX300 Inversion Therapy Table is one of the best beginner friendly machines to get you started and at a very reasonable price.   It has received numerous high reviews because of its effectiveness and the benefits that it offers to users.

Assembly

The Ironman LX300 inversion therapy table comes with all the tools you’ll need for assembly to enable you to set it up easily.  These include 2 box wrenches and an allen-head wrench.  You will also need a pair of scissors to cut some of the tie-downs and plastic.

The parts (nuts and bolts) come in a packet with the parts needed for EACH step separated so that it is easy to see what parts you need for each step.

Assembly is fairly straight forward with easy to follow directions including pictures.

You could be unpacked, set-up, and assembled in about 30 minutes.

Ironman LX300 Demonstration

Design

The Ironman LX 300 Inversion Therapy Table is a simple design, made to help reduce muscle tension, and nerve pressure for an overall healthier back.  It metal frame comes with a scratch resistant powder-coated finish.

This inversion table is a simple entry-level piece of equipment without any of the bells and whistles of the more expensive tables.  However, it is just as effective as the more expensive models.

The bed comes with cushioning as well as foam-covered rollers and ankle cushions at the footrest added for extra comfort.

It can invert your body up to a full 180 degrees.

Build Quality

The LX300 has a quality manufactured heavy duty 1.5 inch steel frame for a more sturdy and supportive feel.  It features a 0.7-inch soft foam washable vinyl covered backrest for a comfortable head and back when inverting.  The backboard feels solid and although the padding is stiff, it is exactly what it needs be.

It also has a combination of foam roller and ankle cushions to hold ankles securely and safely.

This compares favourably with many other tables in this price range which have an unstructured nylon back support system.

The table is made by Ironman, one of the most trusted names in the home health equipment market.

The LX300 will provide excellent stress and back relief but a very affordable price.

The LX300 features also include an adjustable tether strap to allow for different inverting angles, full loop foam covered handle bars, and easy pull pin release on the ankle holders.

Ankle Support

lx300 ankle clampsFor a firmer and secure connection, the Ironman LX 300 Inversion Therapy Table comes with adjustable ankle holders.

These have black, foam-covered rollers and, for additional comfort, ankle cushions at the foot rest.

Capacity

The maximum weight capacity of the LX300 is 275 pounds.  If you are in any way concerned about the height capacity of this table, you need not be concerned as the table is able to accommodate users of varying heights ranging from 4’ 10” to 6’ 6”.

The product measures 46.4 x 27 x 57 inches (HxWxD) and weighs in at 55 pounds.

Inverting

ironman lx300 inversionThe table comes with an adjustable heavy-duty nylon tether strap attached allowing the user to control different inverting angles.  The strap can be removed to allow the user a full inversion experience.

Inverting is made comfortable because of its foam vinyl covered backrest.

This table allows a full inversion of 180 degrees.

There are also extra-long full loop foam covered safety handles which provide users an easy return to their starting position.  Whatever angle you rotate, this table will hold your weight.

The headrest is padded, and has a washable vinyl backboard.

The table feels very rigid and stable, which is very important when the user is hanging upside down.

Storage

The Ironman LX300 is able to be folded into an upright position, thereby allowing for easy storage in a closet for example.

Safety

lx300 standingThe ironman LX300 inversion therapy table comes with sturdy leg locks and ankle braces.  The combination foam roller and ankle cushions to hold ankles securely and safely.

These features allow users to have more relaxing inversion therapy sessions.

This table is well made with square tubular bars that are welded.  It is very durable and you have a feeling of being safe whilst you are tipping back.

Warranty

Frame: 1 Year Limited; Parts: 90 Days.

Pros

  • The table is very well built and easy to assemble, set up and use
  • Foldable for easy storage
  • Straight forward simple and effective height adjustment mechanism
  • Well-built for the price from quality solid and sturdy materials
  • Sturdy leg locks and ankle braces
  • Built to support users of up to 275 pounds
  • Affordable and great value for money

Cons

  • Finding storage space can be a bit difficult due to the size of the table, even when folded
  • The ankle rollers could be more comfortable as the padding is a little slacking
  • Due to its heavy-duty metal frame, the Ironman LX 300 Inversion Therapy Table is quite heavy.  It can therefore be a bit hard to transport or transfer from one place to another.

Price

For the price range, the Ironman LX300 inversion therapy table is one of the most well-built inversion tables on the market.

It is well constructed, fully meets basic inversion needs for the price and offers very good value for money.

What Customers Say

The vast majority of Customer reviews have been positive.  The quality of its construction and value for money is particularly appreciated.  Many users choose to get the Ironman LX 300 Inversion Therapy Table due to its effectiveness in relieving muscle and back pain, many after only a few inversion sessions.  Other users have also indicated how the Ironman LX 300 Inversion Therapy Table has helped their blood circulation

Some customers on the other hand have stated that this particular inversion table model isn’t very accommodating to larger, taller people.  Some have commented that at heights upwards of 6’2’’, the user’s head will dangle on the edge of the table.  Taller users my therefore have a little difficulty with a table that seems to be more suitable for persons of average weight and height.

Other customers have mentioned that the ankle rollers are not quite as comfortable as they could be, with the user feeling slightly uncomfortable if the table is used for longer periods of time.

With this model having a good average customer review rating on several notable online shopping websites, the overwhelming majority of online user reviews for the Ironman LX300 Inversion Table are very positive.