After having eliminated all the rest (wetting the electrodes with salty water, varying the position of the strap, wetting the t-shirt to remove statics, resetting the transmitter by removing the battery, When I wear an acrylic shirt, the heart rate jumps to around 160 as soon as I start running. Other things I've had to do are: rinse the strap thoroughly (!!) and put it through a machine wash every so often. The Polar coded transmitter systems are much less susceptible to interference from these sources. 4.
fitnessdigital 25,511 views 4:06 Polar FT7 Heart Rate Monitor: Review & Awesome Deal - Duration: 7:36. However, I recently replaced it again and the chest strap has been redesigned and no longer requires the same maintenance. You can also try if it would help to remove the heart rate sensor off your chest, detach the connector from the strap, wait for 30 seconds, replace the connector, put My legacy Polar strap always works flawlessly.
Just click on that gallery and then check out the last picture in the series. The display will go blank for a moment.Press OK. The message Please enter basic settings will shortly be displayed.Enter time and date.Press and hold the Back button; the display returns to Two workouts under the belt now, with good readings. Polar Electrode Belt Photo Credit McMillan Digital Art/Photodisc/Getty Images Polar is one of the most well-known and popular brands of heart rate monitors.
Then I wet the HR strap contacts under the tap and finally "strap on". Polar Watch Won't Turn On Solved by soaking the straps in water and some mild dishwashing soap over night. See example here. Is the heart rate sensor and the elastic strap clean? Then, I cleaned it as suggested, and did a workout.
The last one lasted me only 3 months (I tried everything.) The old style lasted me longer so that's what I bought to replace the last premium garmin. weblink Make sure the sealing ring is in the groove to ensure water resistance. The only time I had an issue was when the battery in the transmitter was dying; had it replaced for $3 at a battery store. June 28, 2012 9:22PM 0 «12» Go Replies cPT_Helice Posts: 403Member Posts: 403Member Mine lasted almost a year. Polar Heart Rate Monitor Reading Too High
There wasn't a middle ground. Polar A300 Heart Rate Monitor Pairing Even with proper maintenance of the chest strap they wear out eventually. It seems to work with Assos and Chamois Butter.
In fact the connection was lost midrun and the watch started reading 0 bpm for the remaining of the activity. Sometimes it would start up on its own or immediately if I touched my finger to the electrode area. June 29, 2012 3:15PM 0 1546mel Posts: 191Member Posts: 191Member You can do that? Polar Ft4 Troubleshooting Will probably actually do it in a little bit here for a few tests.