Can this Model E really be a 1,000,000+ meter machine?

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Galeere
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Re: Can this Model E really be a 1,000,000+ meter machine?

Post by Galeere » July 21st, 2015, 1:03 am

Edward4492 wrote: A million meters sounds like a lot, but it adds up quick. Knock out 5k a day (takes 20-30min) five days a week and you're at 2.5 million for the year. Other than the monitor, there's nothing expensive to fix on that machine
Math geek modus on: Nope, you would need 10k in a 5 day week to reach 2.5 million. But that kind of usage is not uncommon at all and 5k would be enough to easily reach over 1 million.
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Re: Can this Model E really be a 1,000,000+ meter machine?

Post by jackarabit » July 21st, 2015, 4:45 pm

Been erging since may '14. Currently at 3.6MM meters. Probably 90% of this on home machine; 20% at YMCA gym.
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Re: Can this Model E really be a 1,000,000+ meter machine?

Post by f2d » July 21st, 2015, 5:44 pm

jackarabit wrote:Been erging since may '14. Currently at 3.6MM meters. Probably 90% of this on home machine; 20% at YMCA gym.
Well, you know what they say about giving it 110%.

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Re: Can this Model E really be a 1,000,000+ meter machine?

Post by jackarabit » July 21st, 2015, 10:36 pm

F2D writes:
Well, you know what they say about giving it 110%.
Dang Romans always counting by hundreds. Gets to be habit dont it?
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Re: Can this Model E really be a 1,000,000+ meter machine?

Post by T_M » July 22nd, 2015, 12:43 pm

jackarabit wrote:Been erging since may '14. Currently at 3.6MM meters. Probably 90% of this on home machine; 20% at YMCA gym.
Dang Jack...that's some serious mileage! I started erging consistently since July '14 and have logged about 2.3 million meters so far
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Re: Can this Model E really be a 1,000,000+ meter machine?

Post by jackarabit » July 24th, 2015, 3:03 pm

Lot of zombie pulling in the monthly C2 challenges, T_M. I don't recommend it as it kills pace. I'm sure you're a better athlete for not emphasizing pulling chain for its own sake. Jack
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