The Original Pedlar model is a convenient and portable method of building and maintaining strength, endurance, and range of motion in your arms and legs. Its design allows for smooth activity with no abrupt or jarring motions which could further inflame or irritate the very muscles and joints that you are trying to treat. Whether you just need to start out with slight tension to adjust to the new equipment, or higher tension to build stamina and maintain strength, the Original Pedlar can be adjusted to suit your own personal needs. Its sturdy frame allows for long-term, dependable use. The Pedlar comes fully assembled with an adjustable foot strap to ensure that the pedals fits just right and to allow for smooth, comfortable motion.