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 1. Of Invention
 This invention relates to the field of exercise equipment and more specifically compact and portable devices designed to exercise the human body.
 2. Description of Prior Art
 Cable type exercise devices are nothing new, in fact these are the most popular and versatile exercise machines in a gym. Exercise equipment makers have scaled down the concept and utilized a brake or other friction system instead of weights to provide resistance. This frees designers to make these exercise devices smaller and more portable. Previous devices have certain disadvantages which limit their usefulness. For example; prior art does not offer the housing containing the friction systems and cables at the outer or lateral portions of the exercise devices. In this preferred configuration two independently adjustable cable resistance systems can be used, allowing each side of the body independent exercise. Other disadvantages of prior devices include a lack of add-on equipment for example the base portion on the Bruggermann, U.S. Pat. No. 5,505,681, Beeding, U.S. Pat. No. 3,929,331, Deluty, U.S. Pat. No. 3,995,853 and Francis, U.S. Pat. No. 4,944,511, exercise devices offer nothing in the way of add-ons such as an adjustable incline bench or a padded seat that allows exercisers to sit in comfort and still use the device. The Mackey,et al. device, U.S. Pat. No. 6,120,423 does offer the housings containing the friction systems and the cables at the lateral portions of the device, but the base is so large and cumbersome its usefulness is rather narrow.
 The object of the present invention is to provide an independent pair of adjustable resistance modules, a sectional structure and an adjustable incline bench seat offering a great and varied amount of exercises that can be performed by a user on one device.
 Another object of the present invention to provide a light weight, compact and portable exercise device by use of detachable sections.
 Additionally, the adjustable incline bench seat sections may be used for certain exercises and then detached, allowing the user to perform other exercises that do not require the bench assembly.
 The object of the present invention is to provide housings at the lateral or outer portions of the exercise device. This configuration will also allow the user a greater freedom and variety of exercises that can be performed.
 It is another object of the present invention to provide a more efficient and economical friction/brake system with less total parts.
 The objects and advantages in design of the present invention should become even more -apparent, as will a better understanding of the concepts underlying by reference to a detailed description in conjunction with the drawings of the invention.
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 Operation of a Preferred Embodiment
 Once device
 Description of an Additional Embodiment
 Operation of Second Embodiment
 The user may sit or stand directly on the structures
 Accordingly, the reader will see that the exercise device can be use safely and efficiently to workout every major muscle group in the human body. In addition it offers the user a greater variety of exercise than other devices of its kind.
 Furthermore, the exercise device has additional advantages in that;
 1. It permits the user to perform push-ups, utilizing the exercise handles long considered the best chest exercise.
 2. It provides independent resistance mechanisms for the right as well as the left side of the body.
 3. It offers the user compactability, and portability.
 4. It provides opportunities for add-on accessories.
 Although the description above contains many specificities, these should not be construed as limiting the scope of the invention but as merely providing illustrations of some of the presently preferred embodiments of the invention.