What's the difference between the 8' and 10' powerslide?

The only difference is the length of the slide surface. The 10' powerslide is 2' longer than the 8'. However, both units are variable which means they can be adjusted from 0 up to their maximum length.

Which powerslide should I choose?

The 8' powerslide will suit most people. Only those athletes with very powerful or long strides will be able to utilize the extra length of the 10' model.

Is assembly required? How long does it take to assemble?

The powerslide is fully assembled except for attaching the ramps to the end stops. Assembly should take a couple of minutes at most.

How long with the slide surface last? Will I need to replace it?

The slide surface will last indefinitely. Probably not - you will however see some scratches or scuff marks depending on your usage and these should not significantly affect the performance of the powerslide.

Does the slide surface need to be treated?

The slide surface is formulated to give the optimum work out without treating the surface. If the sliding surface needs to be cleaned, a mild detergent can be used. If furniture wax is used to clean the Powerslide, it can make the surface of the board much more slippery. Be aware of speed change that can lead to injury.

Is it heavy? Is it sturdy?

The 8' powerslide weighs 19 lbs and the 10' weighs 21 lbs. Once put in place, the powerslide has been designed to stay in place even with extremely hard work outs. Further, all of the components have been engineered to withstand the stresses by frequent and dynamic use.

Is there a guarantee or warranty?

The Powerslide may be returned within 30 days from date of purchase for a refund of the product price minus a 20% restocking fee. There may be a decrease in the refund amount if the Powerslide or accessories have been significantly damaged. In addition, the Powerslide is warranted for a full 90 days from date of purchase during which time Athletic Innovation will repair or replace defective part(s). All freight cost will be borne by the customer. Please contact HRP Products, Inc. ( 800-352-5525 ) for a Return Authorization Number (RA #) if a return is necessary. Returns without an RA # will not be accepted.