If you’re looking to buy a used gym equipment following are the key points to be checked: Check for the shops that sell used gym equipment, Look for the product on sites like Amazon, eBay Once you have found your product then it is important to check it.
Following are the points for evaluating the product:
1. Basic knowledge of the product
Check the product online to get the specification. Search for the user reviews the product. Look for any views whether the product was rejected by the users or not. Read about the life of that particular product.
2. Do some research on the seller
If you are buying online check about the testimonials or reviews about the seller by customers who previously bought some product.
3. Check for the warranty of the product
Most of the re-sellers prefer not to give warranty but still we need to ask them if the original warranty from the company is still available or not. Sometimes the re-seller gives their company’s warranty for few months. Need to check this because if there is not warranty then in future all the expenses will be chargeable.
4. Try to search the product of a better brand name
The product of good brand has longer durability. Initially, it might be a bit expensive, but in the long term, it will help you save money.
5. Most importantly check the price of the same model online
If you are looking for the best price then doing some research on the price of the product will help you negotiate. You should be aware of the price of the new product. You should be getting a considerable discount on the product as it is a used one.
Once you are done with price negotiation, check the product thoroughly. Following are the points to be noted:
1. Is the product in a condition to start immediately? What is the reason behind selling this product? Is it missing some parts? How long has it been used? Will this product need regular maintenance? How old is this product? Where was it used before?
2. Check properly the interior and the exterior of the product. Check for any worn out parts, rusted gears, broken motor, broken wires. There should not be any big wear and tear. If there is anything to change then check the cost of changing and accordingly negotiate the price.