Body-Solid is a well-known name in the fitness industry, and for good reason. They produce a wide range of exercise equipment, including multi station home gym machines. Among these multi station gyms the G Series machines as some of the most versatile and effective models available and ideal for home gyms for anyone who is serious about weightlifting and strength training.
In this blog, we will compare the Body-Solid G1S, G3S, G5S, and G9S home gym machines.
The G1S is the most basic model in the G Series home gym lineup, but don’t be fooled – this machine provides a comprehensive workout in a compact size. It features with a 160-pound weight stack, which is sufficient for most users. The machine has a compact footprint, making it ideal for smaller home gyms.
The Body-Solid G1S packs a lot of power, strength, and durability into this compact machine. Centered on a 160 lb. selectorized weight stack, this gym allows you to perform over 40 toning, trimming and strength training exercises.
The G3S is the next level up in the G Series lineup. It comes with a 210-pound weight stack, like the G2B, but it also includes a range of other features. The machine has a fully adjustable seat and back pad, allowing users to customize their workout positions. The G3S also has a lat bar and low row bar, which increase the range of exercises that can be performed.
The multi-grip press arm system delivers deep and effective muscle interaction for chest, incline and shoulder press movements. Switch between high, mid and low pulley exercises quickly and easily with the G3S no cable change design. Perform lat pull downs, triceps press downs, biceps curls, resistance abdominal crunches and dozens more exercises with the included cable attachments.
The G5S is the most advanced model in the G Series lineup. The Body-Solid G5S Selectorized 6 Station Multi Home Gym has a wide array of special features that makes this a great buy for the price.
It comes with a 210-pound weight stack, like the G2B and G3S, but it also has several additional features. One of the most notable is the included leg press attachment, which provides an additional exercise option. The G5S also has a chin-up bar, enabling users to work their upper body more effectively. Finally, the machine has a range of cable attachments, including a tricep rope and ankle strap, making it even more versatile.
This multi-station workhorse provides health club quality strength training for up to three people simultaneously. The G9 series of gyms features a multi-function Press Arm Station for bench press, incline press, shoulder press and chest supported mid row exercises.
The Perfect Pec™ Station with fully adjustable range of motion allows users to achieve deeper muscle penetration for faster, more defined results. The Leg Press/ Calf Press Station operates on its own separate weight stack, with a 2 to 1 weight ratio, giving the G9 Gyms the awesome capacity of a 420 lb leg press
The Body-Solid G Series machines are all high-quality home gym options, but they do vary in terms of features and capabilities. When choosing a Body-Solid G Series machine, it is important to consider your specific fitness goals and needs to ensure you select the right model for you.