>I would not use a C II in a small apartment as
>they are ***y noisy,
I have a Concept II model C and I also live in an apartment. I was
concerned about noise too, but I don't believe it's very loud at all.
It's certainly not noisy enough to bother my neighbors on the same floor
and below me. The only adjustment I have to make is to increase the
volume a little on the TV I'm watching while using it. It's not loud
enough to keep me from hearing the ring of a telephone about 15 feet
away, even with the television slightly louder than normal. I've heard
that models A and B are considerably noisier, but since I've never used
them, I can't state that as a fact. I can only say that in my opinion,
the noise from a model C shouldn't be much of a problem.
I think the only concern someone living in an apartment would have is
where to place it while it's being used. It measures about 8 feet long
when both parts are together. That could be a problem if the apartment