CN104039401B - Exercise apparatus having a communication link with an external computing device connected - Google Patents

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CN104039401B
CN104039401B CN 201380004755 CN201380004755A CN104039401B CN 104039401 B CN104039401 B CN 104039401B CN 201380004755 CN201380004755 CN 201380004755 CN 201380004755 A CN201380004755 A CN 201380004755A CN 104039401 B CN104039401 B CN 104039401B
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Abstract

总体上,本发明涉及全部或部分缺少控制台的锻炼设备。 In general, the present invention relates to the lack of all or part of the exercise device console. 例如,本发明的锻炼设备可以缺少选择性地对锻炼设备的操作参数进行调节的显示屏和/或用户输入控制器。 For example, the exercise equipment according to the present invention may lack selectively operating parameters of the exercise device for adjusting the display screen and / or user input controller. 本发明的锻炼设备缺少的控制台接口或控制台接口的部分可以由通信地连接至锻炼设备的外部计算设备提供。 Exercise apparatus according to the present invention lacks part of the console interface or console interface can be communicatively connected to the exercise device to provide an external computing device. 外部计算设备可以分别地且选择性地连接至多个锻炼设备,以将显示屏和用户输入控制器提供给多个不同的锻炼设备。 External computing device may be separately and selectively connected to the plurality of exercise devices, and a user input to the display controller to a plurality of different exercise devices.

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具有用于与外部计算设备连接的通信连接装置的锻炼设备 Exercise apparatus having a communication link with an external computing device connected

技术领域 FIELD

[0001]总体上,本发明涉及锻炼器材。 [0001] In general, the present invention relates to exercise equipment. 更具体地,本发明涉及下述锻炼设备:该锻炼设备缺少集成的显示屏和/或用户输入控制器,但是该锻炼设备包括用于与外部计算设备进行通信的通信连接装置,该外部计算设备包括选择性地增大和减小所进行的锻炼的难度水平的显示屏和/或用户输入控制器。 More particularly, the present invention relates to exercise equipment the following: lack of integration of the exercise device display and / or user input controller, but the exercise apparatus includes a communication connection device for communicating with external computing device, the external computing device comprising selectively increase and decrease the level of difficulty of the exercise performed by the display and / or user input controller.

背景技术 Background technique

[0002]最常规的锻炼设备包括控制台。 [0002] The most conventional exercise equipment including console. 控制台可以包括内部电子装置,如存储器和处理器。 Console may include internal electronic device, such as a memory and a processor. 控制台还可以包括用户接口。 Console may also include a user interface. 锻炼设备控制台的用户接口可以为锻炼设备的用户提供一个或更多个显示屏和一个或更多个用户输入控制器。 Exercise equipment console user interface may provide one or more displays and one or more user input controller for the user's exercise equipment. 用户输入控制器可以用于将数据输入至锻炼设备中。 The controller may be used to input user data is input to the exercise device. 例如,用户输入控制器可以用于选择性地对在锻炼设备上所进行的锻炼的难度水平进行调节。 For example, the user input may be used to selectively control the level of difficulty of the exercise performed on the exercise device is adjusted. 显示屏可以用于示出与锻炼相关的数据或不与锻炼相关的数据。 Display can be used to show data related to the workout, or data not associated with the workout.

[0003]控制台接口随着时间变得更加精密。 [0003] console interfaces become more sophisticated over time. 例如,当今的锻炼设备可以具有可用于示出用户进行锻炼的虚拟环境或彩色电视节目的多个显示屏。 For example, today's exercise device may have a plurality of display can be used to show the user a virtual environment, or to exercise a color television program. 用户输入控制器也随着时间变得更加精密。 User input controller also become more sophisticated over time. 例如,锻炼设备可以包括触摸感应用户输入控制器。 For example, the exercise device may include a touch sensitive user input controller. 控制台接口的精密度的提高增加了制造和购买锻炼设备的成本。 Improve the precision of the console interface increases the cost of manufacturing and purchasing exercise equipment.

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[0004]在本公开内容的一个方面,锻炼设备包括框架。 [0004] In one aspect of the present disclosure, the exercise apparatus includes a frame.

[0005]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,锻炼设备包括附接至框架的控制台。 [0005] In another aspect, the exercise device comprising a frame attached to the console may be combined with aspects of any of the aspects herein.

[0006]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,控制台缺少显示屏。 [0006] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, the lack of display console.

[0007]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,锻炼设备包括附接至框架的支架结构,支架结构可以用于将外部计算设备选择性地固定至锻炼设备。 [0007] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, the exercise device comprising a frame structure attached to the stent, the stent structure may be used to selectively secure the external computing device to the exercise device.

[0008]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,锻炼设备包括通信连接装置,通信连接装置选择性地并且通信地将控制台与外部计算设备连接。 [0008] may be combined with any of the aspects of the various aspects described herein to another aspect, the exercise device comprises a communication link, the communication device selectively connecting the console and communicatively connected to an external computing device.

[0009]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,锻炼设备包括选择性可调节执行器,选择性可调节执行器对锻炼设备的一个或更多个操作参数进行调节。 [0009] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, the exercise device comprises a selectively adjustable actuator, the actuator selectively adjustable exercise device of one or more operating parameters can be adjusted.

[0010]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,选择性可调节执行器通信地连接至通信连接装置。 [0010] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, the actuator is selectively adjustable communicatively connected to the communication link.

[0011]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,在外部计算设备通信地连接至控制台并且固定至支架结构时,选择性可调节执行器经由通信连接装置接收来自外部计算设备的控制命令。 [0011] On the other hand, connected to external computing device communicatively coupled to the console and fixed to the support structure, the actuator is selectively adjustable means receives via the communication connection may be combined with any of the aspects of the various aspects described herein from the outside computing device control command.

[0012]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,控制台还缺少使选择性可调节执行器对锻炼设备的一个或更多个操作参数进行调节的用户输入控制器。 [0012] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, that the missing console also selectively adjustable actuator device for an exercise or more operating parameters for adjusting the user input controller.

[0013]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,锻炼设备能够经由有线通信连接装置通信地连接至外部计算设备。 [0013] The computing device may be combined with aspects of any of the aspects herein, another aspect of the exercise equipment can be connected to a wired communication via a communication device connected externally.

[0014]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,有线通信连接装置包括USB端口。 [0014] In another aspect, a wired communication connection device may be combined with aspects of any of the aspects herein include a USB port.

[0015]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,锻炼设备能够经由无线通信连接装置通信地连接至外部计算设备。 [0015] The computing device may be combined with aspects of any of the aspects herein, another aspect of the exercise equipment can be connected to a communication device via a wireless communication connection externally.

[0016]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,无线通信连接装置包括蓝牙无线发射器或W1-Fi无线发射器。 [0016] On the other hand, the wireless communication device comprises a Bluetooth connection or a wireless transmitter W1-Fi wireless transmitters may be combined with any of the aspects of the various aspects described herein.

[0017]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,支架结构通过重力连接件选择性地固定外部计算设备。 [0017] On the other hand, the structure of the stent connecting member is selectively fixed by gravity external computing device may be combined with aspects of any of the aspects herein.

[0018]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,支架结构包括辅助将外部计算设备选择性地固定至支架结构的托架。 [0018] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, the support structure comprises an auxiliary external computing device is selectively secured to the bracket support structure.

[0019]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,支架结构包括辅助将外部计算设备选择性地固定至支架结构的磁体。 [0019] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, the support structure comprises an auxiliary external computing device selectively fixed to the magnet support structure.

[0020]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,选择性可调节执行器是风扇电机。 [0020] In another aspect, the actuator is selectively adjustable fan motor may be combined with any of the aspects of the various aspects of the herein.

[0021]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,锻炼设备是跑步机,选择性可调节执行器是传送带电机。 [0021] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, the exercise apparatus is a treadmill, the actuator is selectively adjustable conveyor motor.

[0022]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,锻炼设备是椭圆机或锻炼自行车,选择性可调节执行器是制动器。 [0022] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, is elliptical exercise equipment or exercise bike, the actuator is selectively adjustable brakes.

[0023]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,在外部计算设备通信地连接至控制台时,与在锻炼设备上进行的锻炼相关的数据经由通信连接装置被发送给外部计算设备。 [0023] When any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, the console is connected to the external computing device in communication, the data associated with the exercise performed on the exercise device is transmitted via a communication link to external computing device.

[0024]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,经由通信连接装置发送给外部计算设备的数据包括节奏信息、步长信息或用户重量信息。 [0024] On the other hand, the data transmitted to the external computing device via the communication connection device comprises rhythm information, step-size information or the weight of the user information may be combined with aspects of any of the aspects herein.

[0025]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,控制台包括对通过通信连接装置接收的控制命令进行修改的电子装置。 [0025] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, it includes a console control command received via a communication connection device of the electronic device changes.

[0026]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,锻炼系统包括能够分别地且选择性地安装在第一锻炼设备和第二锻炼设备上的外部计算设备。 [0026] In another aspect, the exercise system can be combined with any of the aspects of the various aspects described herein include the ability to selectively and separately mounted on the first exercise device and the second exercise device of an external computing device.

[0027]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,外部计算设备能够分别通信地连接至第一锻炼设备和第二锻炼设备中的每一个,并且外部计算设备具有用户输入控制器,用户输入控制器在外部计算设备通信地连接至第一锻炼设备时使第一执行器对第一锻炼设备的一个或更多个操作参数进行调节、以及在外部计算设备通信地连接至第二锻炼设备时使第二执行器对第二锻炼设备的一个或更多个操作参数进行调节。 [0027] may be combined with any of the aspects of the various aspects described herein to another aspect, an external computing device can each be communicatively coupled to each of the first exercise device and the second exercise device, and an external computing device having a user input the first actuator controller, the controller calculates a user input at the outside communication device connected to a first exercise device of a first exercise device of one or more operating parameters to adjust, and a computing device in communication externally connected to the the second actuator when the second exercise device of a second exercise device of one or more operating parameters adjusted.

[0028]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,锻炼系统的第一控制台和第二控制台各自还缺少显示屏。 [0028] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, the exercise system a first and second consoles each lack console display.

[0029]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,锻炼系统的外部计算设备包括显示屏,显示屏在第一锻炼设备通信地连接至外部计算设备时显示与在第一锻炼设备上进行的锻炼相关的信息、以及在第二锻炼设备通信地连接至外部计算设备时显示与在第二锻炼设备上进行的锻炼相关的信息。 [0029] When displaying the first aspect may be combined with any of the various aspects described herein to another aspect, an external computing device training system includes a display, a display screen connected to an external computing device in the first exercise device communicatively display information related to the exercise performed on the second exercise device of information related to the exercise information on the exercise device, connected to the external computing device and the second exercise device communicatively.

[0030]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,外部计算设备是电话。 [0030] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, the external computing device is a telephone.

[0031]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,一种用于控制锻炼设备的方法包括将控制台接口软件加载到外部计算设备上。 [0031] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, a method for controlling the exercise device comprises a console interface software is loaded onto the external computing device.

[0032]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,该方法还包括在外部计算设备上启动控制台接口软件。 [0032] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein in another aspect, the method further comprises starting the console interface software on the external computing device.

[0033]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,该方法还包括在外部计算设备与具有选择性可调节执行器的锻炼设备之间建立通信链接。 [0033] In any of the aspects may be combined with aspects of another aspect herein, the method further comprising external computing device having a communication link established between the exercise device is selectively adjustable actuator.

[0034]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,该方法还包括将外部计算设备固定至锻炼设备。 [0034] In any of the aspects may be combined with various aspects described herein to another aspect, the method further comprising external computing device secured to the exercise device.

[0035]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,该方法还包括响应于经由外部计算设备上的用户输入控制器所接收的输入来调节选择性可调节执行器。 [0035] In another aspect may be combined with any of the aspects of the various aspects herein, the method further includes, in response to a user on an external computing device via the input controller receives input selectively adjustable to adjust the actuator.

[0036]在可以与本文的各方面中的任何方面组合的另一方面,该方法还包括在外部计算设备上显示与锻炼设备上进行的锻炼相关的数据。 [0036] On the other hand, the method further comprises displaying on the exercise device with the exercise data on the external computing device may be combined with any of the aspects of the various aspects described herein related.

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[0037]图1示出了根据本发明的一个实施方式的锻炼系统。 [0037] FIG 1 illustrates a training system according to an embodiment of the present invention.

[0038]图2示出了根据本发明的一个实施方式的锻炼系统的框图。 [0038] FIG. 2 shows a block diagram of a training system according to an embodiment of the present invention.

[0039]图3示出了示出可以在用于控制具有外部计算设备的锻炼设备的方法中实施的步骤的流程图。 [0039] FIG. 3 shows a flowchart illustrating steps of a method of exercise device external computing device of the embodiment may have a control.

[0040]图4示出了示出可以在用于将锻炼设备与外部计算设备无线连接的方法中实施的步骤的流程图。 [0040] FIG. 4 shows a flowchart illustrating the steps that may be implemented in a method for computing an exercise device with an external device in the wireless connection.

[0041 ]图5示出了通信地连接至外部计算设备的跑步机的立体图。 [0041] FIG. 5 shows a perspective view of a communication device coupled to an external computing treadmill.

[0042]图6示出了外部计算设备的视图。 [0042] FIG. 6 shows a view of the external computing device.

[0043]图7示出了外部计算设备的第二视图。 [0043] FIG. 7 shows a second view of the external computing device.

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[0044]图1示出了根据本发明的一个实施方式的锻炼系统100。 [0044] FIG 1 illustrates a training system according to an embodiment of the present invention 100. 锻炼系统100包括两个锻炼设备110和130、以及外部计算设备150 ο在锻炼系统100,锻炼设备110是跑步机,锻炼设备130是健身车,而外部计算设备150是具有触摸屏的平板型计算机。 Training system 100 includes two exercise devices 110 and 130, and an external computing device 150 o in the exercise system 100, exercise device 110 is a treadmill, exercise device 130 is the exercise bike, the external computing device 150 is a tablet-type computer with a touch screen.

[0045]锻炼设备110和锻炼设备130分别包括可移动构件112和可移动构件132。 [0045] The exercise apparatus 110 and exercise apparatus 130 includes a movable member 112 and the movable member 132, respectively. 根据本发明,可移动构件可以是在用户在锻炼设备上进行锻炼期间移动的锻炼设备的任何部分。 According to the present invention, the movable member may be any portion of the mobile user during exercise on the exercise device of the exercise device. 例如,对于锻炼设备110,可移动构件112是传送带,传送带提供了使用锻炼设备110的人可以在进行锻炼期间在上面走或跑的表面。 For example, for exercise device 110, the movable member 112 is a conveyor belt provides a surface 110 during use of the exercise device to exercise the person can be performed in the above walking or running. 对于锻炼设备130,可移动构件132是一组踏板,用户可以在进行锻炼期间用他或她的脚旋转该组踏板。 For the exercise apparatus 130, the movable member 132 is a set of pedals, the user can set during rotation of the pedals with his or her foot during exercise. 锻炼设备110和锻炼设备130可以包括除了本文中所标识的那些可移动构件之外的可移动构件。 Exercise devices 110 and 130 may comprise exercise equipment other than those movable member identified herein as a movable member. 例如,锻炼设备110和锻炼设备130可以包括也可被认为是根据本发明的可移动构件的风扇。 For example, exercise devices 110 and 130 may comprise exercise equipment can also be considered as a movable member according to the fan according to the present invention.

[0046]锻炼设备110和锻炼设备130包括一个或更多个执行器。 [0046] Exercise device 110 and exercise apparatus 130 includes one or more actuators. 根据本发明,执行器选择性地对锻炼设备上的操作参数进行调节。 According to the present invention, the actuator selectively operating parameter adjusted on the exercise device. 例如,执行器可以调节在锻炼设备上所进行的锻炼的难度水平。 For example, the actuator can adjust the level of difficulty of the exercise on the exercise performed by the apparatus. 在锻炼设备110上,包括电机的执行器可以选择性地对可移动构件112旋转的速率进行调节。 In the exercise device 110, includes an actuator motor speed may be selectively rotating the movable member 112 is adjusted. 在锻炼设备130上,包括制动器的执行器可以选择性地对施加于可移动构件132的旋转运动的阻力进行调节。 In the exercise device 130, comprising a brake actuator may be selectively applied to the resistance to rotational movement of the movable member 132 is adjusted. 执行器还可以调节风扇的速率或者调节与锻炼设备上的其他可移动构件相关联的其他操作参数。 Actuators may also be adjusted, or adjustment of the fan speed and other operating parameters of the other devices on the movable member associated with exercise.

[0047] 锻炼设备110和锻炼设备130分别包括框架114和框架134。 [0047] Exercise device 110 and exercise apparatus 130 includes a frame 114 and frame 134, respectively. 根据本发明,框架可以是对锻炼设备给予结构支撑和/或稳定性的锻炼设备的任何部分。 May be any part of the support structure and / or stability of the exercise device according to the present invention is administered exercise device frame. 框架114和框架134还分别为支架结构116和支架结构136提供支撑。 Frame 114 and the frame 134 are provided further support for the structure 116 and support structure 136 holder. 例如,锻炼设备110的框架114包括为支架结构116提供支撑的立柱构件118a和118b。 For example, the exercise apparatus frame 114 includes providing 110 a support member 118a and 118b is a pillar support structure 116. 锻炼设备130的框架134包括为支架结构136提供支撑的臂构件138。 Frame 134 of exercise device 130 comprises an arm member 138 provides support for support structure 136.

[0048]根据本发明,支架结构可以包括外部计算设备可以在上面被选择性地固定至锻炼设备的任何结构。 [0048] According to the present invention, the support structure may include an external computing device may be selectively secured to any structure in the above exercise device. 支架结构可以以多种不同的方式选择性地固定外部计算设备。 Support structure may be fixed to an external computing device selectively in a number of different ways. 例如,外部计算设备可以通过重力连接件被选择性地固定至支架结构(如锻炼设备110中的情况)。 For example, the computing device may be connected to the external member by gravity is selectively fixed to the support structure (e.g., the exercise apparatus 110). 具体地,支架结构116包括在上面可以选择性地放置外部计算设备150的平背板120和唇缘部分122。 Specifically, the bracket 116 comprises the above structure can be selectively placed flat external computing device 120 to the backplane 150 and the lip portion 122. 平背板120和唇缘部分122可以被定向以使得重力将外部计算设备150保持在锻炼设备110上。 Flat back plate 120 and lip portion 122 may be oriented such that gravity external computing device 150 held on the exercise device 110.

[0049]外部计算设备可以通过摩擦力连接件被选择性地固定至支架结构(如锻炼设备130中的情况)。 [0049] The external computing device may be selectively connecting member fixed to the support structure (e.g., in the case of exercise equipment 130) by a frictional force. 具体地,支架结构136包括将外部计算设备150保持在适当位置处的平背板140和托架142。 Specifically, the external support structure 136 includes a computing device 150 remains in position flat backing plate 140 and the bracket 142. 平背板140和托架142可以被定向以使得摩擦力将外部计算设备150保持在锻炼设备130上。 Flat back plate 140 and the bracket 142 may be oriented so that the frictional force retaining the external computing device 150 on the exercise device 130.

[0050]最常规的锻炼设备包括控制台。 [0050] The most conventional exercise equipment including console. 锻炼设备上的控制台可以包括用户接口和电子装置。 Exercise console may include a user interface device and an electronic device. 用户接口可以包括一个或更多个用户输入控制器和一个或更多个显示屏。 The user interface may include one or more user input controller and the one or more display screens. 用户输入控制器可以用于将控制命令和其他数据输入至锻炼设备中。 The controller may be used to input user control commands and other data is input to the exercise device. 具体地,用户输入控制器可以用于选择想要的训练课程计划、改变所选择的训练课程的难度水平或者将其他数据输入至锻炼设备中。 Specifically, the user input controller can be used to select the training program you want to change the level of difficulty of the chosen training course or other data input to the exercise device. 用户输入控制器可以包括一个或更多个按钮、拨号盘、旋钮、开关或者其他输入机构。 The user input controller may include one or more buttons, dials, knobs, switches, or other input mechanism.

[0051]显示屏可以显示与所进行的锻炼相关的数据。 [0051] The display shows data related to the exercise performed. 例如,图形轮廓可以示出每次的难度水平或者训练课程的距离区段。 For example, the pattern profile can be shown from every sector of the level of difficulty or training courses. 显示屏还可以提供由用户在他或她的锻炼计划的过程期间所行进的路径的第一人称视图。 Display can also provide a first-person view by the path of the user during the course of his or her exercise program traveled in. 显示屏还可以示出数值数据,如当前难度水平、速率、倾斜、所燃烧的卡路里的量或心率。 Display may also show numerical data, such as the current difficulty level, speed, inclination, calories burned amount or heart rate. 显示屏还可以显示与进行的锻炼不相关的数据。 Screen can also display data is not related to the conduct of the exercise. 例如,显示屏可以提供娱乐节目,如电视节目、电影、游戏或互联网。 For example, the display can provide entertainment, such as TV shows, movies, games or the Internet.

[0052]控制台上的电子装置可以包括接收并处理通过用户输入控制器所接收的控制命令或其他数据的处理器和其他部件。 [0052] The electronic device may include receiving and processing the console processor and other components of the control command received through the user input controller or other data. 控制台上的电子装置可以对控制命令进行修改并且将反映控制命令的信号递送给执行器或锻炼设备的其他部分。 The electronic device may be modified on the console control command and delivers a signal reflecting the control command to the actuator or other parts of the exercise device. 例如,如果从用户输入控制器接收了增大跑步机上的传送带的速率的命令,则控制台电子装置可以处理该命令并且将信号递送给传送带电机来增大速率。 For example, if the received command to increase the rate of the conveyor belt on a treadmill controller input from the user, the electronic device may process the console command and delivers a signal to the motor to increase the rate of the conveyor belt.

[0053] 锻炼设备110和锻炼设备130可选地包括控制台电子装置。 [0053] Exercise device 110 and device 130 may optionally include exercise console of the electronic device. 这些电子装置可以被定位在锻炼设备110和锻炼设备130上的任何位置。 These electronic devices may be positioned anywhere on the exercise devices 110 and 130 of the exercise device. 例如,这些电子装置可以被定位在支架结构116和支架结构136后面或者在框架114和框架134的空的部分内。 For example, these electronic devices may be positioned behind the support structure 136 and support structure 116, or in the empty portion of the frame 114 and the frame 134. 然而,与最常规的锻炼设备的不同,锻炼设备110和锻炼设备130缺少选择性地增大和/或减小锻炼设备110和锻炼设备130上的一个或更多个操作参数的集成的显示屏和用户输入控制器。 However, unlike most conventional exercise device, the exercise device 110 and lack of exercise device 130 is selectively increase and / or decrease one exercise device 110 of exercise device 130 and one or more operating parameters of the integrated display and user input controller.

[0054]然而,外部计算设备150能够通信地连接至锻炼设备110和锻炼设备130,并且可以用作为锻炼设备110和锻炼设备130的用户接口。 [0054] However, the external computing device 150 can be communicatively connected to the exercise device to exercise device 110 and 130, and can be used as an exercise device 110 and user interface 130 of the exercise device. 外部计算设备150可以用作多个不同的锻炼设备的用户接口。 External computing device 150 may be used as the plurality of different user interface of the exercise device.

[0055]为了使外部计算设备150用作锻炼设备110或锻炼设备130的用户接口,外部计算设备150必须通信地连接至锻炼设备110或锻炼设备130。 [0055] For the external computing device 150 as exercise device 110 or user interface 130 to exercise devices, external computing device 150 must exercise device communicatively connected to the exercise device 130 or 110. 这种连接可以以多种不同的方式建立。 This connection can be established in many different ways. 例如,锻炼设备110可以无线地与外部计算设备150进行通信。 For example, exercise device 110 may wirelessly communicate with an external device 150 is calculated. 锻炼设备110可以包括可以是蓝牙发射器、W1-Fi发射器或其他类型的无线通信连接装置的无线通信连接装置124a。 Exercise device 110 may include a transmitter may be a Bluetooth, wireless communication W1-Fi wireless communication transmitter or other types of connections means connecting device 124a. 无线通信连接装置124a与外部计算设备150上的无线通信连接装置124b进行通信。 The wireless communication apparatus connected to a wireless communication connection means 124a and 124b on the external computing device 150 to communicate. 无线通信连接装置124b可以是蓝牙发射器、W1-Fi发射器或其他类型的无线通信连接装置。 The wireless communication device 124b may be connected to a Bluetooth transmitter, W1-Fi transmitters, or other type of wireless communication link. 如下文更详细地描述的那样,锻炼设备110还可以包括可以用于创建或确认与外部计算设备150的连接或者将配对请求广播给外部计算设备150的无线连接输入机构126。 As described in more detail below, the exercise device 110 may also include or be used to create a pairing request to confirm the connection or wireless broadcast to the external computing device 150 is connected to the input means 126 and an external computing device 150.

[0056]锻炼设备130可以通过有线连接与外部计算设备150进行通信。 [0056] Exercise device 130 may communicate via a wired connection 150 to the external computing device. 锻炼设备130可以包括可以是USB驱动或其他类型的有线通信连接装置的有线通信连接装置144a。 Exercise device 130 may include a USB driver may be wired communication or other type of wired communication link connection means 144a. 有线通信连接装置144a与外部计算设备150上的有线通信连接装置144b进行通信。 A wired communication connection device 144a 144b wired communication with an external device connected to the computing device 150 to communicate. 有线通信连接装置144b可以是USB驱动或其他类型的有线通信连接装置。 A wired communication device 144b may be connected to a USB drive, or other type of wired communication link. 电线146可以用于将有线通信连接装置144a与有线通信连接装置144b连接。 Wires 146 may be used to connect to a wired communication connector 144a is connected to a wired communication device 144b means.

[0057]锻炼设备110和锻炼设备130上的指示器128和指示器148分别可以提供锻炼设备通信地连接至外部计算设备150的警报。 [0057] Exercise device 110 and indicators 128 and the indicator on the exercise device may be provided separately 130148 exercise communication apparatus connected to an external computing device 150 alerts. 例如,指示器128和指示器148可以是灯。 For example, the indicator 128 and the indicator 148 may be a lamp. 这些灯可以在与外部计算设备150建立通信连接时照亮。 These lamps may be illuminated when the device 150 to establish a communication connection to the external computing.

[0058]图2示出了根据本发明的一个实施方式的锻炼系统的框图200。 [0058] FIG. 2 shows a block diagram of a training system according to an embodiment of the present invention 200. 锻炼设备210包括一个或更多个执行器212。 Exercise device 210 includes one or more actuators 212. 执行器212可以选择性地对锻炼设备210的一个或更多个操作参数进行调节。 Actuator 212 may be selectively one or more of the exercise device 210 for adjusting operating parameters. 锻炼设备210还包括一个或更多个可移动构件214。 Exercise device 210 further includes one or more movable member 214. 执行器212可以选择性地对可移动构件214的移动进行调节。 Actuator 212 may be selectively moving the movable member 214 to be adjusted. 锻炼设备210包括支架结构216。 Exercise device 210 includes a support structure 216. 锻炼设备210还包括控制台电子装置218。 Exercise device 210 further includes an electronic device 218 console. 控制台电子装置218包括存储器220。 The electronic device 218 comprises a console memory 220. 存储器220可以存储锻炼计划、与锻炼设备210的先前使用或未来使用相关的信息、或者其他数据。 The memory 220 can store exercise program, and use the exercise equipment 210 previous or future use of the relevant information, or other data. 最后,锻炼设备210包括通信连接装置222。 Finally, the exercise device 210 includes a communication apparatus 222 is connected.

[0059]外部计算设备250也被包括在框图200中。 [0059] The external computing device 250 is also included in the block diagram 200. 外部计算设备250包括一个或更多个显示屏252。 External computing device 250 comprises a display 252 or more. 显示屏252可以是LED显示器、IXD或其他类型的显示器。 Display 252 may be an LED display, IXD, or other types of displays. 外部计算设备250还包括用户输入控制器254。 External computing device 250 further includes a user input controller 254. 用户输入控制器可以包括触摸屏或按钮、鼠标、键盘、拨号盘、旋钮、开关或其他类型的输入机构。 The user input controller may include a touch screen or a button, a mouse, a keyboard, dials, knobs, switches, or other types of input means. 外部计算设备250还包括存储器256。 External computing device 250 further includes a memory 256. 存储器256可以存储锻炼计划、与在锻炼设备210上进行的或要进行的锻炼相关的其他信息、或者其他数据。 The memory 256 can store an exercise program, or other information related to the exercise to be carried out on the exercise equipment 210, or other data. 最后,外部计算设备250包括通信连接装置258。 Finally, the external computing device 250 comprises a communication link 258.

[0060]支架结构216可以用于将外部计算设备250选择性地固定至锻炼设备210。 [0060] The support structure 216 may be used to the external computing device 250 is selectively secured to the exercise device 210. 通信连接装置222和通信连接装置258可以将锻炼设备210与外部计算设备250通信地连接。 Communication connection device 222 and the communication device 258 may be connected to the exercise device 210 and an external computing device 250 communicatively connected. 这种连接可以是有线连接或无线连接224。 This connection may be a wired or wireless connection 224.

[0061]图3是示出了可以在用于使用外部计算设备作为锻炼设备上的用户接口的方法300中实施的步骤的流程图。 [0061] FIG. 3 is a flowchart illustrating a possible external computing device for using a method as step 300 on the user interface of the exercise device of the embodiment. 在第一步骤302中,将控制台接口软件加载到包括一个或更多个用户输入控制器和显示屏的外部计算设备上。 In a first step 302, loaded into the console interface software comprises one or more user input on a display screen of the external controller and the computing device. 软件可以以多种不同的方式被加载到外部计算设备上。 Software can be loaded onto the external computing device to a number of different ways. 例如,可以经由互联网从网站下载软件或者可以从存储设备(如磁盘或存储器棒)上载软件。 For example, or may upload software from a storage device (such as a disk or memory stick) to download software from a website via the Internet. 一旦软件被加载到外部计算设备中,在第二步骤304中就可以启动软件。 Once the software is loaded to the external computing device, in a second step 304 may start the software.

[0062]接下来,在外部计算设备与锻炼设备之间建立通信链接。 [0062] Next, the external computing device and establishing a communication link between the exercise device. 该通信链接可以是如步骤306中所示的有线链接或者如步骤308中所示的无线链接。 The communications link may be a wired link as shown in step 306 or step 308 in FIG wireless link. 在有线连接的情况下,电线可以被插入到外部计算设备和锻炼设备上的通信连接装置中。 In the case of wired connections, the wires may be inserted into the external computing device connected to a communication device and exercise equipment. 将在下面结合图4对建立无线连接进行更详细地讨论。 Will be discussed in more detail in conjunction with FIG. 4 below establish a wireless connection.

[0063]在步骤310中,可以将锻炼设备设置在“锁定”位置,这阻止锻炼设备与其他外部计算设备建立通信链接。 [0063] In step 310, the exercise device can be set in the "locked" position, which prevents the exercise device establishing a communications link with other external computing device. 例如,锻炼设备可以包括处理器,该处理器具有使处理器能够识别何时与外部计算设备连接(有线或无线)的控制数据。 For example, exercise device may include a processor having a processor can identify when computing the control data with an external device connected (wired or wireless) of. 一旦检测到与外部计算设备的连接,锻炼设备就可以拒绝来自其他外部计算设备的、用于与锻炼设备建立连接的尝试。 Upon detecting the connection with the external computing device, the exercise device can refuse from other external computing device, for attempting to establish connection with the exercise device.

[0064]接下来,在步骤312中可以将数据从锻炼设备发送至外部计算设备。 [0064] Next, data may be transmitted in step 312 from the exercise device to the external computing device. 该数据可以包括关于连接至外部计算设备的锻炼设备的类型的信息。 This data may include the type of exercise device on a computing device connected to an external information. 例如,锻炼设备可以将把自身标识为跑步机、锻炼自行车、椭圆机或其他类型的锻炼设备的数据发送至外部计算设备。 For example, exercise device identifies itself as will be treadmills, exercise bicycles, elliptical, or other data type of exercise device to an external computing device. 所发送的数据还可以包括锻炼设备所包括的执行器和可移动构件的类型。 The transmitted data may also include device type actuator comprises a movable member and a workout. 此外,锻炼设备可以标识与在锻炼设备中包括的每个操作参数相关联的范围。 In addition, the exercise equipment may identify included in the scope of the exercise device operating parameters associated with each. 例如,所发送的数据可以包括跑步机上的传送带电机的速率限制。 For example, the transmitted data rate may comprise a conveyor belt on a treadmill motor limit. 该信息可以是必需的,以使得外部计算设备可以控制作为锻炼设备的部分的执行器并且使得操作参数可以在可接受的范围内被选择性地调节。 This information may be necessary, such as an external computing device may control the exercise device and the actuator portion such that the operating parameters may be selectively adjusted within the acceptable range.

[0065] 在步骤314中,也可以将外部计算设备固定至锻炼设备。 [0065] In step 314, the external computing device may be secured to the exercise device. 步骤314可以在方法300期间的任何时间点处实现。 Step 314 may be implemented at any point during the method 300. 例如,将外部计算设备固定至锻炼设备可以在步骤304中的启动软件和步骤306或步骤308中的建立通信链接之前。 For example, the external computing device prior to establishing a communication link device 308 can start the software, and in step 306 or step 304 is fixed to the step exercise. 为了使用外部计算设备作为锻炼设备上的用户接口,方法300中的、在方法300中所标识的序列的接下来的步骤不是必需的。 To use the external computing device as a user interface the next step, the method of the apparatus 300, 300 in the process sequence as identified training is not necessary.

[0066] 一旦锻炼设备通信地连接至外部计算设备,在步骤316中外部计算设备上的用户输入控制器就可以用于选择性地对锻炼设备上的一个或更多个执行器进行调节。 [0066] Once a communication apparatus connected to an external computing exercise device, the user input on the controller in the external computing device 316 can be used for step selectively one or more of the exercise device adjustment actuators. 另外,在步骤318中,可以在外部计算设备的显示屏上显示与在锻炼设备上所进行的锻炼相关的数据。 Further, in step 318, the display data relating to exercise on the exercise device can be performed on a computing device on an external screen.

[0067]存在可以将锻炼设备无线链接至外部计算设备的多种方式。 [0067] The presence of the exercise device may be a wireless link to an external computing device in various ways. 图4是示出了可以在用于实现图3的步骤308的方法中实施的步骤的流程图。 FIG 4 is a flowchart illustrating the steps that may be implemented in a method for implementing step 308 of FIG. 3. 具体地,方法308提供用于将锻炼设备无线链接至外部计算设备的步骤。 Specifically, the method 308 provides a wireless link for the exercise device to an external computing device step. 在第一步骤402中,将具有无线通信连接装置的外部计算设备带入也具有无线通信连接装置的锻炼设备的无线范围内。 Within wireless range into the external computing device 402 in a first step, the apparatus having a wireless communication connection with exercise equipment also connected to a wireless communication device.

[0068]可以通过广播来自锻炼设备的配对请求来在外部计算设备与锻炼设备之间创建链接(如步骤404中所示)。 [0068] may create a link between the external computing device and the exercise device through a broadcast request from matching exercise device (as shown in step 404). 诸如,可以由锻炼设备通过将配对请求输入到锻炼设备上的用户输入设备中而广播配对请求。 Such as, by pairing request input by the exercise device to exercise on a user input device and the broadcast device pairing request. 例如,(图1中所示出的)无线连接输入机构126可以为用户所使用以广播配对请求。 For example, (shown in FIG. 1) wirelessly connected to the input means 126 may broadcast a pairing request to the user to use. 在步骤406中,外部计算设备可以通过在外部计算设备处的用户输入来确认与锻炼设备连接。 In step 406, the external computing device may be confirmed by the exercise device is connected to the computing device a user input externally.

[0069]在一个实施方式中,在配对请求被广播之后的有限的时间量中,为了配对,广播连接请求的锻炼设备可以是开启的(如步骤405中所示)。 [0069] In one embodiment, the limited amount of time after the pairing request is broadcast in order to match, the broadcast connection request can exercise device (as shown in step 405) open. 例如,在配对请求被广播之后的五秒钟,锻炼设备可以开启以与外部计算设备配对。 For example, in five seconds after the pairing request is broadcast, the exercise equipment may be opened to the external computing device pairing. 如果在五秒钟内确认没有连接,则锻炼设备可以返回至步骤404并且可以不连接至外部计算设备,直到由锻炼设备广播了新的配对请求而且在可接受的时间量内在外部计算设备处确认了该新的配对请求。 If the confirmation is not connected within five seconds, the exercise device may return to step 404 and may not be connected to an external computing device, until a new pairing request broadcast by the exercise device and confirm the amount of time the internal computing device outside the acceptable the new pairing request.

[0070]也可以通过广播来自外部计算设备的一般配对请求来在外部计算设备与锻炼设备之间创建链接(如步骤408中所示)。 [0070] The link may be created (as shown in step 408) between the external computing device and the general exercise devices through the broadcast pairing request from an external computing device. 在步骤410中,锻炼设备可以通过在锻炼设备处的用户输入来确认与外部计算设备连接。 In step 410, the exercise equipment can be input by a user to confirm at the exercise device connected to an external computing device. 例如,(图1中所示出的)无线连接输入机构126可以为用户所使用以确认由外部计算设备广播的配对请求。 For example, (as shown in FIG. 1) is a wireless connection to a user input mechanism 126 may be used to confirm the calculated pairing request broadcasted by the external device.

[0071]可替选地,在步骤412中外部计算设备可以标识在其无线范围内的任何一个或更多个锻炼设备。 [0071] Alternatively, in step 412 the external computing device of any one or more of the exercise device may identify within its wireless range. 在步骤414中,外部计算设备然后可以对在步骤412中所标识的特定锻炼设备广播配对请求。 In step 414, the external computing device may then request for a particular broadcast exercise device identified in step 412 pairing. 再次,在步骤410中,锻炼设备可以通过在锻炼设备处的用户输入来确认与外部计算设备连接。 Again, in step 410, the exercise device by a user input at the exercise device to confirm the connection with the external computing device. (图1中所示出的)无线连接输入机构126可以为用户所使用以确认与外部计算设备连接。 (Shown in FIG. 1) is connected to a wireless input mechanism 126 may be used by the user to confirm the connection to an external computing device.

[0072] —旦在锻炼设备与外部计算设备之间建立了通信链接,外部计算设备就可以用作为锻炼设备的控制台。 [0072] - once between the device and an external computing device to establish a communication link training, the external computing device can be used as an exercise device console. 图5示出了选择性地固定有外部平板计算机550的跑步机500的立体图。 FIG 5 shows a perspective view selectively fixed outside the tablet computer 500 of the treadmill 550. 跑步机500通信地连接至外部平板计算机550。 Treadmill 500 is communicatively connected to an external computer 550 tablet. 跑步机500包括传送带510。 Treadmill 500 comprises a conveyor belt 510. 跑步机500还包括选择性地对跑步机500的操作参数进行调节的至少一个执行器。 Treadmill 500 further comprises at least one actuator for selectively operating parameters of treadmill 500 is adjusted. 例如,跑步机500上的执行器可以选择性地调节传送带510旋转的速率。 For example, the actuator on the treadmill 500 may selectively adjust the rate of rotation of the conveyor belt 510.

[0073] 虽然跑步机500可以包括一些控制台电子装置,但是跑步机500缺少用于选择性地对至少一个执行器进行调节的集成的用户输入控制器并且还缺少集成的显示屏。 [0073] Although the treadmill console 500 may include a number of electronic devices, but the lack of a treadmill 500 for selectively at least one actuator for adjusting the controller integrated user input screen, and also the lack of integration. 通信地连接至跑步机500的外部平板计算机550为跑步机500提供用于选择性地对至少一个执行器进行调节的用户输入控制器并且还提供显示屏。 Communicatively coupled to the treadmill tablet computer 500 exterior 550 of the treadmill 500 is provided for selectively adjusting at least one actuator and a user input controller further provides for the display.

[0074]图6示出了外部平板计算机550的更详细的视图。 [0074] FIG. 6 shows a more detailed view of a tablet computer 550 exterior. 外部平板计算机550包括具有按钮552、554及556的触摸屏551。 External tablet computer 550 includes a touch panel having a button 552, 554 and 551,556 of. 按钮552、554及556可以选择性地对跑步机500上的执行器进行调节的用户输入控制器。 User buttons 552, 554 and 556 can be selectively performed on treadmill 500 for adjusting the input controller. 例如,触摸按钮552、554及556中的一个按钮可以将增大和/或减小传送带510的速率的信号发送给跑步机500。 For example, touch buttons 552, 554 and a button 556 may increase and / or decrease the rate of the conveyor belt 510 transmits a signal 500 to the treadmill. 该信号可以被直接发送给跑步机500上的传送带电机,或者该信号可以在被传送给传送带电机之前由跑步机500内的控制台电子装置进行处理。 The signal may be sent to the treadmill belt motor 500 directly, or the signal can be processed by the console electronics in the treadmill belt 500 before transmitted to the motor.

[0075]除了选择性地调节跑步机500上的执行器之外,按钮552、554及556可以用于选择训练课程计划或者输入可以与用户或要在跑步机500上进行的锻炼相关或不相关的任何其他数据。 [0075] In addition to selectively adjust the actuator 500 other than the treadmill, buttons 552, 554, and 556 may be used to select or enter a training program may be associated with the user or exercise to be performed on a treadmill or an irrelevant 500 any other data. 该数据可以或者不可以由跑步机500中的控制台电子装置进行修改或处理。 This data may or may not be modified or processed by the electronic device console 500 treadmill.

[0076]外部平板计算机550还可以从除按钮552、554及556外的源接收来自用户的数据。 [0076] External tablet computer 550 may also receive data from the source from the user in addition to the buttons 552, 554 and 556. 例如,平板计算机550可以从用户的身体上佩戴的传感器接收与用户的生理状况相关的数据。 For example, a tablet computer 550 may be worn on the body of the user from the received sensor data associated with the user's physiological condition. 由用户佩戴的传感器可以感测用户的心率、血压、温度、卡路里燃烧率或其他状况。 Worn by the user sensor may sense heart rate, blood pressure, temperature, or other conditions calorie burning rate measured users. 该数据可以通过有线通信连接装置或无线通信连接装置被发送给平板计算机550。 The data may be connected via wired communication means or wireless communication link 550 is transmitted to the tablet computer.

[0077] 外部平板计算机550还包括显示屏558和显示屏560。 [0077] Computer 550 also includes an external flat 558 and display screen 560. 与所感测的用户的状况相关的信息可以被显示在显示屏558和/或显示屏560上。 Associated with the sensed condition of the user information may be displayed on the display screen 558 and / or display 560. 例如,显示屏558和/或显示屏560可以显示与用户的心率、血压、温度、卡路里燃烧率或其他状况相关的信息。 For example, display 558 and / or 560 may display a screen associated with the user's heart rate, blood pressure, temperature, or other conditions calorie burning rate information.

[0078]外部平板计算机550还可以从锻炼设备500接收数据。 [0078] External tablet computer 550 may also exercise device 500 receives data from. 与从锻炼设备500所接收的数据相关的信息也可以被显示在显示屏558和/或显示屏560上。 Associated with the data received from the exercise device 500 information may also be displayed on the display screen 558 and / or display 560. 例如,外部平板计算机550可以从锻炼设备500接收与用户的节奏(或每单位时间落下的脚步)、步长、重量、心率等相关的数据。 For example, outer 550 may be a tablet computer, the step size, weight, heart rate and other related data from the rhythm (or per unit time falls footsteps) 500 receives the user exercise device.

[0079]与由外部平板计算机550从跑步机500接收的数据相关的信息也可以被显示在显示屏558和/或显示屏560上。 [0079] related to data received from an external treadmill 500 is a tablet computer 550 information may also be displayed on the display screen 558 and / or display 560. 例如,在图6中,显示屏560示出了健身计划的图形轮廓。 For example, in FIG. 6, the display 560 shows a graphical outline of the fitness program. 用于创建该图形的数据可以从跑步机500接收或者可以被存储在平板计算机550的存储器内。 Data used to create the graph 500 may be received from the treadmill, or may be stored in the memory 550 of the tablet computer.

[0080] 显示屏558和显示屏560也可以示出由人在跑步机500上进行锻炼所行进的路径。 [0080] Display 558 and display 560 may be shown on the treadmill exercise route 500 traveled by the people. 例如,可以示出轨迹的第一人称视图。 For example, a first-person view illustrating track. 轨迹的视图可以以与传送带510旋转的速率对应的速率前进。 Track view may proceed at a rate of rotation of the conveying belt 510 corresponding to the rate. 另外,锻炼设备500可以实现被显示的地势。 In addition, the exercise device 500 may be implemented terrain to be displayed. 例如,可以在跑步机500上实现被显示在显示屏上的增大倾斜的区域,以创建更逼真的体验。 For example, it can be displayed on the display screen implemented in the inclined area increases on a treadmill 500, to create a more realistic experience.

[0081]外部计算设备上的显示屏可以但不必须显示在与计算设备被固定的锻炼设备上进行的锻炼相关的信息。 [0081] The display on the external computing device, but may not necessarily display the information related to the exercise being performed on a stationary exercise device with the computing device. 根据本发明,外部计算设备可以显示与所进行的锻炼不相关的图像或信息。 According to the present invention, an external computing device may display an image or information not related to the exercise performed. 例如,外部计算设备可以显示当前事件信息,如股票信息、新闻或天气信息。 For example, an external computing device can display the current event information, such as stock information, news or weather information.

[0082]此外,可以在外部计算设备上显示包括电视节目、互联网、电影、游戏等的娱乐节目。 [0082] In addition, it can be displayed on an external computing device, including television programming, the Internet, movies, games and other entertainment. 在本发明的一个实施方式中,可以在与锻炼相关的信息及数据和与锻炼不相关的信息及数据之间分享显示屏。 In one embodiment of the present invention, the display can be shared between the exercise related information and data, and is not associated with the exercise of information and data. 例如,图7示出了外部平板计算机550的另一个视图。 For example, FIG. 7 shows another external view of a tablet computer 550. 显示器574提供娱乐节目,而按钮570和按钮572可以用于增大和/或减小传送带510的速率。 Display 574 provides entertainment, and the button 570 and button 572 can be used to increase and / or decrease the rate of the conveyor belt 510. 按钮570和按钮572还可以用于控制在显示器574上显示的娱乐节目。 Button 570 and button 572 may also be used to control the entertainment program displayed on the display 574. 例如,如果显示器574示出了游戏,则按钮570和/或按钮572可以用于玩游戏。 For example, if the display 574 shows a game, the button 570 and / or buttons 572 may be used to play games. 因此,平板计算机550包括提供与锻炼相关的用户输入控制和与锻炼不相关的用户输入控制的与锻炼不相关的显示屏以及按钮。 Thus, a tablet computer 550 includes providing a display screen not associated with exercise and a button associated with the exercise of control and user input is not associated with the exercise of a user input control.

[0083] 工业实用性 [0083] Industrial Applicability

[0084]总体上,本发明涉及全部或部分缺少控制台的锻炼设备。 [0084] In general, the present invention relates to the lack of all or part of the exercise device console. 例如,本发明的锻炼设备可以缺少选择性地对锻炼设备的操作参数进行调节的显示屏和/或用户输入控制器。 For example, the exercise equipment according to the present invention may lack selectively operating parameters of the exercise device for adjusting the display screen and / or user input controller. 本发明的锻炼设备缺少的控制台接口或控制台接口的部分可以由通信地连接至锻炼设备的外部计算设备提供。 Exercise apparatus according to the present invention lacks part of the console interface or console interface can be communicatively connected to the exercise device to provide an external computing device. 外部计算设备可以分别地且选择性地连接至多个锻炼设备,以将显示屏和用户输入控制器提供给多个不同的锻炼设备。 External computing device may be separately and selectively connected to the plurality of exercise devices, and a user input to the display controller to a plurality of different exercise devices.

[0085]虽然以电动跑步机和健身车为背景描述了本发明,但是本领域技术人员应当理解的是,本发明不限于任何特定类型的锻炼设备。 [0085] Although the treadmill and the exercise bike is described in the context of the present invention, those skilled in the art will appreciate that the present invention is not limited to any particular type of exercise device. 相反,本发明可以容易适于任何电动设备或者利用电机、螺线管或任何其他电驱动执行器的任何其他设备,以控制锻炼设备上的可移动构件的任何操作参数。 In contrast, the present invention can be readily adapted to any device or by an electric motor, a solenoid or any other device to any other electrically driven actuators to control any operating parameter of the movable member on the exercise device.

[0086]例如,锻炼设备可以包括跑步机、健身单车、北欧风格滑雪橇、划船器、跳舞机、远足器、助爬器、椭圆机或跨步锻炼设备。 [0086] For example, the device may comprise exercise treadmills, exercise bikes, Nordic style ski, rowing, Dance Dance Revolution, hiking, a climb assist, elliptical or striding exercise devices. 操作参数可以包括但不限于传送带速率、阻力、倾斜、步长、风扇速率或其他类似的操作参数。 Operating parameters may include but is not limited to the belt speed, resistance, inclination, step, fan speed, or other similar operating parameters. 可移动构件可以是在锻炼设备上进行锻炼期间移动的锻炼设备的任何部分。 The movable member may be any portion of the mobile device during a training exercise on the exercise device. 执行器可以是选择性地对可移动构件的操作参数进行调节的任何设备。 The actuator may be any device operating parameters may selectively adjusting the movable member.

[0087]根据本发明的外部计算设备不必须是具有触摸屏的平板型计算机。 [0087] According to the present invention the external computing device need not be a tablet computer having a touch screen. 外部计算设备可以包括膝上个人计算机、电话或其他计算设备。 External computing device may include a laptop personal computer, telephone or other computing devices. 信息和命令可以经由一个或更多个按钮、拨号盘、旋钮、开关或其他输入机构被输入到外部计算设备中。 Information and commands may be input to an external computing device via one or more buttons, dials, knobs, switches, or other input mechanism.

[0088]支架结构可以以多种不同的方式将外部计算设备选择性地固定至锻炼设备。 [0088] The support structure may be a variety of different ways external computing device selectively fixed to the exercise device. 例如,支架结构可以通过纯重力连接件固定计算设备。 For example, the support structure may be connected by fixing pure gravitational computing device. 可替选地,计算设备可以经由选择性地将外部计算设备固定至锻炼设备的磁体、吸附连接件、夹子、带子或其他结构被固定至支架结构。 Alternatively, the computing device via external computing device selectively magnet fixed to the exercise device, connected to the adsorption member, a clip, strap, or other structure is secured to the support structure. 另外,支架结构可以是可调节的,以使得所有不同尺寸的外部计算设备可以被选择性地固定至锻炼设备。 Further, the support structure may be adjustable, so that all the different sizes of the external computing device may be selectively secured to the exercise device.

[0089]通信地连接至外部计算设备的锻炼设备可以将信息发送给外部计算设备以及从外部计算设备接收信息。 [0089] communicatively coupled to an external computing device exercise device may transmit information to an external computing device and the computing device receives information from the outside. 例如,锻炼设备可以将关于执行器、可移动构件及操作参数的范围的信息发送给外部计算设备。 For example, the exercise equipment may be on the actuator, the movable member information and a range of operating parameters to an external computing device. 例如,如果跑步机通信地连接至外部计算设备,则锻炼设备可以将标识传送带电机和扬升电机的信号发送给外部计算设备。 For example, if the treadmill communicatively connected to an external computing device, the exercise device may transmit identification signals the conveyor motor and the ascension of the motor to the external computing device. 另外,锻炼设备可以将传送带电机具有从Omph到15mph的范围的操作参数的信号发送给外部计算设备。 Further, the exercise device may be a conveyor belt having a motor operating parameter signals to a range from Omph 15mph transmitted to the external computing device. 锻炼设备还可以将扬升电机具有从O度到20度的范围的操作参数的信号发送给外部计算设备。 The exercise device may further ascend the motor having an external computing device transmits a signal to the operating parameter range O ° to 20 ° from a.

[0090]从锻炼设备发送给外部计算设备的信息可以影响显示屏的表象和用户输入控制器的数量或类型。 [0090] The information transmitted from the exercise device to an external computing device may affect the appearance of the number or type display and user input controller. 例如,用作为跑步机的用户接口的外部计算设备可以具有控制传送带的速率、踏板的倾斜及风扇的速率的用户输入控制器。 For example, as calculated by an external user interface treadmill rate control device may have a conveyor belt, and the user rate of the fan is inclined pedal input controller. 用作为锻炼自行车的用户接口的外部计算设备可以仅具有控制风扇的速率和由制动器施加给调速轮的阻力量的用户输入控制器。 With external computing device as a user interface exercise bicycle may have only a fan and a user rate control by the brake is applied to the amount of resistance of the flywheel input controller.

[0091 ]根据本发明,外部计算设备可以包括能够存储并实施锻炼设备上的训练课程计划的存储器。 [0091] According to the present invention, the external computing device may include a memory capable of storing and embodiments exercise training program on the device. 这些训练课程计划可以由外部计算设备经由互联网从网站或从能够与外部计算设备兼容的存储器设备获取。 These training programs can be obtained from the website or devices via the Internet from a computing device can be compatible with an external memory device by an external computing. 另外,存储在外部计算设备的存储器内的训练课程计划可以被上载到锻炼设备并且存储在锻炼设备的控制台电子装置的存储器内。 In addition, stored in an external computing device training courses within the program memory can be uploaded and stored in a memory exercise equipment in the console of the electronic device of an exercise device.

[0092]关于在锻炼设备上进行过的锻炼的信息可以被存储在锻炼设备的控制台电子装置内的存储器中。 [0092] The information on the exercise carried out in the exercise device may be stored in a memory within the control panel of the electronic device of the exercise device. 替选地,该信息可以被发送给外部计算设备并且存储在外部计算设备的存储器内。 Alternatively, the information may be transmitted to the external computing device and stored in a memory of the external computing device. 再有,该信息可以由锻炼机械或外部计算设备发送给远程计算机进行存储。 Further, this information may be calculated by the exercise machine or an external device transmitted to a remote computer for storage. 例如,外部计算设备可以将该信息或其他数据发送至网站用于存储。 For example, an external computing device may send this information to a website or other data for storage. 在本实施方式中,用户可以从可以访问网站的任何计算设备访问关于他或她的锻炼时段。 In this embodiment, the user can access from any computing device can access the site on his or her exercise session. 可以被收集并保存的信息可以包括所进行的训练课程计划的类型、所燃烧的卡路里的量、训练课程的持续时间、在训练课程期间用户的心率等。 Information can be collected and stored may include the type of training programs carried out, the amount of calories burned, duration of training courses, such as the user's heart rate during the training course.

[0093] —旦锻炼设备通信地连接至外部计算设备,锻炼设备就可以进行存储在锻炼设备上的控制台电子装置的存储器内的锻炼计划。 [0093] - Once the exercise device communicatively connected to an external computing device, the exercise device can exercise the exercise program stored in the memory of the electronic device on the console device. 替选地,锻炼设备可以进行存储在外部计算设备的存储器内的锻炼计划。 Alternatively, the exercise device may exercise program stored in the memory of the external computing device. 此外,锻炼计划可以通过外部计算设备经由互联网流入锻炼设备。 In addition, exercise equipment exercise program can flow via the Internet through an external computing device.

[0094]在替选实施方式中,外部计算设备可以显示与锻炼相关的数据和与锻炼不相关的数据二者。 [0094] In alternative embodiments, the external computing device may display both associated with the training data and the data not associated with exercise. 例如,外部计算设备可以在第一显示屏上显示示出训练课程的每次的难度水平或距离区段的图形轮廓并且在第二显示屏上示出电视节目或其他与锻炼不相关的数据。 For example, an external computing device may display a graphical outline illustrated training level of difficulty of each section or distance in the first display screen and shows a television program or other data unrelated to exercise on the second display screen. 本实施方式中的外部计算设备可以包括对锻炼设备和第二显示屏上所显示的与锻炼不相关的数据进行控制的用户输入控制器。 The present embodiment may include an external computing device and the second exercise device with the data shown in the display is not related to exercise control of the user input controller.

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  1. 1.一种锻炼设备,包括: 框架; 附接至所述框架的控制台,所述控制台缺少显示屏; 附接至所述框架的支架结构,其中,外部计算设备能够被选择性地固定至所述支架结构; 无线通信连接装置,所述无线通信连接装置选择性地并且通信地将所述控制台与所述外部计算设备连接,所述外部计算设备包括控制台接口软件,所述控制台接口软件包括指令,当由所述外部计算设备执行所述指令时,所述指令使所述外部计算设备显示与多个锻炼设备之一相关的信息; 选择性可调节执行器,所述选择性可调节执行器对所述锻炼设备的一个或更多个操作参数进行调节,并且所述选择性可调节执行器通信地连接至所述无线通信连接装置,其中,在所述外部计算设备通信地连接至所述控制台并且固定至所述支架结构时,所述选择性可调节执行器经由所述无线通信连 1. An exercise apparatus, comprising: a frame; the frame is attached to the console, the console display screen missing; attached to the frame of the stent structure, wherein the external computing device can be selectively secured to said support structure; a wireless communication apparatus connected to the wireless communication device selectively connecting the console and communicating to the external computing device connected to the external computing device comprises a console interface software, the control station interface software including instructions which, when calculated by the external device to execute the instructions, the instructions cause the external computing device to display information associated with one of the plurality of exercise devices; selectively adjustable actuator, the selection adjustable actuator of a device of the one or more operating parameters of the exercise is adjusted, and the adjustment actuator selectively communicatively coupled to the wireless communication link, wherein the external computing communication device when connected to the console and is fixed to the support structure, the selectively adjustable actuator is connected via the wireless communication 装置接收来自所述外部计算设备的控制命令;以及处理器,所述处理器被配置用于响应于所述控制台已经与所述外部计算设备建立连接,拒绝来自另一外部计算设备的、用于与所述控制台建立连接的无线尝试;以及所述外部计算设备的显示屏,用于显示与在所述锻炼设备上正在执行的锻炼有关的信息; 其中,所显示的信息包括对于所述锻炼设备唯一的信息以及所述锻炼的难度水平的图形轮廓。 Means for receiving a control command from the external computing device; and a processor, the processor is configured in response to the console has established connection with the external computing device, reject from another external computing device, with wireless attempt to establish connection with the console; and said external computing device display for displaying information relating to the exercise device on the exercise being performed; wherein the information, with respect to the displayed includes the only exercise information and the level of difficulty of the exercise pattern profile device.
  2. 2.根据权利要求1所述的锻炼设备,其中,所述控制台还缺少使所述选择性可调节执行器对所述锻炼设备的所述一个或更多个操作参数进行调节的用户输入控制器。 2. The exercise apparatus according to claim 1, wherein said console further lacks the actuator selectively adjustable exercise device of the one or more operating parameters of the user input control to adjust device.
  3. 3.根据权利要求1所述的锻炼设备,其中,所述显示屏还提供娱乐内容。 3. The exercise apparatus according to claim 1, wherein said display further provides entertainment content.
  4. 4.根据权利要求1所述的锻炼设备,其中,响应于所述锻炼设备或所述外部计算设备广播配对请求来建立所述无线通信连接装置。 Exercise apparatus according to claim 1, wherein, in response to establishing the wireless communication connection device or the broadcast device a pairing request to the external computing device exercise.
  5. 5.根据权利要求1或2所述的锻炼设备,其中,所述支架结构通过重力连接件选择性地固定所述外部计算设备。 Exercise apparatus according to claim 1 or claim 2, wherein said stent structural member is selectively fixed to the external computing device via gravity.
  6. 6.根据权利要求1或2所述的锻炼设备,其中,所述支架结构包括辅助将所述外部计算设备选择性地固定至所述支架结构的磁体或托架。 6. The exercise apparatus of claim 1 or claim 2, wherein said support structure comprises an auxiliary to the external computing device selectively fixed to the magnet or the cradle support structure.
  7. 7.根据权利要求1或2所述的锻炼设备,其中,所述选择性可调节执行器是风扇电机。 7. The exercise apparatus of claim 1 or claim 2, wherein said actuator is selectively adjustable fan motor.
  8. 8.根据权利要求1或2所述的锻炼设备,其中,所述锻炼设备是跑步机,以及所述选择性可调节执行器是传送带电机。 Exercise apparatus according to claim 1 or claim 2, wherein said exercise apparatus is a treadmill, and the selectively adjustable actuator is a conveyor belt motor.
  9. 9.根据权利要求1或2所述的锻炼设备,其中,所述锻炼设备是椭圆机或锻炼自行车,以及所述选择性可调节执行器是制动器。 Exercise apparatus according to claim 1 or claim 2, wherein said exercise apparatus is an exercise bike or elliptical, and the actuator is selectively adjustable brakes.
  10. 10.根据权利要求1或2所述的锻炼设备,其中,在所述外部计算设备通信地连接至所述控制台时,与在所述锻炼设备上所进行的锻炼相关的数据经由所述无线通信连接装置被发送给所述外部计算设备。 10. The exercise apparatus of claim 1 or claim 2, wherein the console is connected to the external computing devices, the data relating to exercise on the exercise device performed via the wireless communication link is transmitted to the external computing device.
  11. 11.根据权利要求10所述的锻炼设备,其中,经由所述无线通信连接装置发送给所述外部计算设备的所述数据包括步长信息或用户重量信息。 11. The exercise device of claim 10, wherein, via the wireless communication link to transmit the data to an external computing device comprises the step information or user weight information.
  12. 12.根据权利要求1或2所述的锻炼设备,其中,所述控制台包括对通过所述无线通信连接装置接收的所述控制命令进行修改的电子装置。 12. The exercise apparatus of claim 1 or claim 2, wherein said console includes means for receiving the connection control command through the wireless communication electronic device to be modified.
  13. 13.—种锻炼系统,包括: 第一锻炼设备,具有: 第一执行器,所述第一执行器对所述第一锻炼设备的一个或更多个操作参数进行调节;以及第一控制台,所述第一控制台缺少使所述第一执行器对所述第一锻炼设备的所述一个或更多个操作参数选择性地进行调节的用户输入控制器; 第二锻炼设备,具有: 第二执行器,所述第二执行器对所述第二锻炼设备的一个或更多个操作参数进行调节;以及第二控制台,所述第二控制台缺少使所述第二执行器对所述第二锻炼设备的所述一个或更多个操作参数选择性地进行调节的用户输入控制器;以及外部计算设备,所述外部计算设备能够分别地且选择性地安装在所述第一锻炼设备和所述第二锻炼设备中的每一个上,并且能够分别通信地连接至所述第一锻炼设备和所述第二锻炼设备中的每一个,所述外部计算设备具有 13.- species exercise system, comprising: a first exercise device, comprising: a first actuator, said first actuator to the first exercise device or a more adjusted operating parameters; and a first console the first console missing the first actuator to said one of said one or more first exercise device operating parameters for adjusting the user input controller selectively; second exercise device, comprising: a second actuator, said second actuator to a second exercise device of the one or more adjusted operating parameters; and a second console, the second console causes the lack of the second actuator the exercise device of a second of the one or more selectively adjustable operating parameters of the user input controls; and an external computing device, said external computing device can be individually and selectively mounted on the first training on each of the second exercise device and the device, and can each be connected to each communication, the first computing device to the external device and the second exercise device with the exercise 户输入控制器,所述用户输入控制器在所述外部计算设备通信地连接至所述第一锻炼设备时使所述第一执行器对所述第一锻炼设备的所述一个或更多个操作参数进行调节、以及在所述外部计算设备通信地连接至所述第二锻炼设备时使所述第二执行器对所述第二锻炼设备的所述一个或更多个操作参数进行调节;以及所述第一锻炼设备还包括处理器,所述处理器被配置用于当所述控制台已经连接到所述外部计算设备时,拒绝来自另一外部计算设备的、用于与所述控制台建立连接的无线尝试;以及其中,所述外部计算设备包括显示屏,所述显示屏当所述第一锻炼设备通信地连接至所述外部计算设备时显示对于正在所述第一锻炼设备上执行的锻炼唯一的图形信息,以及当所述第二锻炼设备通信地连接至所述外部计算设备时显示对于正在所述第一锻炼设备上 User input controller, the user input controller connected to said external computing device communicatively coupled to the first actuator causes the first exercise device of the first exercise device of one or more adjusting the operating parameters, and a computing device communicatively connected to the outside so that the second actuator to the second exercise device of the one or more operating parameters to adjust the second exercise device; and the first exercise device further comprises a processor configured to, when the console is connected to the external computing device, reject from another external computing device, and for controlling said station attempts to establish a wireless connection; and wherein said external computing device includes a display screen when the display screen is the first exercise on the exercise device to the first display apparatus is communicably connected to the external computing device exercise performed only graphical information, and when the second exercise device is connected to the external communication computing device is the first exercise device on the display 执行的锻炼唯一的图形信息。 Exercise only graphical information execution.
  14. 14.根据权利要求13所述的锻炼系统,其中,所述第一控制台和所述第二控制台各自还缺少显示屏。 14. The exercise system as recited in claim 13, wherein said first and said second console console display each still missing.
  15. 15.根据权利要求13所述的锻炼系统,其中,所述外部计算设备是电话。 15. The exercise system as recited in claim 13, wherein said external computing device is a telephone.
  16. 16.一种用于控制锻炼设备的方法,所述方法包括: 将控制台接口软件加载到外部计算设备上,所述外部计算设备具有显示器和一个或更多个用户输入控制器; 在所述外部计算设备上启动所述控制台接口软件; 在所述外部计算设备与具有选择性可调节执行器的锻炼设备之间建立无线通信链接; 将所述外部计算设备固定至所述锻炼设备; 响应于经由所述外部计算设备上的所述用户输入控制器所接收到的输入来调节所述选择性可调节执行器; 当所述控制台已经连接到所述外部计算设备时,拒绝来自另一外部计算设备的、用于与所述控制台建立连接的尝试;以及通过外部计算设备的显示屏显示与在所述锻炼设备上正在执行的锻炼有关的信息,该信息包括对于所述锻炼设备唯一的信息以及所述锻炼的难度水平的图形轮廓。 16. A method for controlling the exercise device, the method comprising: a console interface software loaded on an external computing device, said external computing device having a display and one or more user input controls; the start external computing device on the console interface software; between the device and the exercise device having a selectively adjustable actuator in the external computing establishing a wireless communication link; the external computing device secured to the exercise device; response to the user received via the input controller on the external computing device selectively adjusting the input adjustment actuator; when the console is connected to the external computing device, from another refuse an external computing device, for attempting to establish a connection to the console; and a computing device through the external display shows information about the exercise on the exercise device is being executed, the information unique to said exercise apparatus comprising of information and the level of difficulty of the exercise pattern profile.
  17. 17.根据权利要求16所述的方法,还包括在所述外部计算设备上显示与在所述锻炼设备上进行的锻炼相关的数据的步骤。 17. The method of claim 16, further comprising displaying the data associated with the exercise performed on the exercise device on said external computing device step.
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