Gecko - Title Imgae

Gecko - Specifications

  Gecko 155 Gecko 170
Area 14.4 m² / 155 sq. ft. 15.8 m² / 170 sq. ft.
Span 9.66 m / 31.7 ft.  10.07 m / 33.04 ft.
Nose Angle 124 Degrees  124 Degrees
Aspect Ratio 6.48  6.42
Glider Weight 29.5 kg / 65 lbs 33.1 kg / 73 lbs
Optimal Pilot Weight Range 70 - 85 kg / 154 - 187 lbs 85 - 100 kg / 187 - 220 lbs
Pilot Weight Range
55 - 86 kg / 121 - 190 lbs 70 - 110 kg / 154 - 242 lbs
No. of Battens Top Surface 8 / Under Surface 2 Top Surface 8 / Under Surface 2
Double Surface 70% (root) - 90% (tip) 70% (root) - 90% (tip)
Stall Speed* 32 kph / 20 mph 32 kph / 20 mph
Top Speed* + 90 kph / +56 mph  + 90 kph / +56 mph


* all speeds are flown at sea level with each model's respective typical pilot weight, Plus 18kg / 40lb harness & gear.