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ECLIPSE ETHA SPECIFICATION

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ECLIPSE ETHA The Eclipse Etha is the entry point to the Eclipse Paintball

built to withstand the harshest abuse that even the most

Marker range.

hardcore player can throw at it. All external aluminium

Electronically controlled and pneumatically driven, designed to be supremely durable, simple to use and easy to maintain, yet offer outstanding on-field performance in a lightweight high-tech package,

“THE ECLIPSE ETHA COMBINES THE FUNDAMENTAL FEATURES EVERY PLAYER SHOULD DEMAND TO RAISE THEIR GAME!�

the Etha is a marker that feels

parts are anodised, and internal components are either aluminium treated with industrial hard anodising, or machined stainless steel. Reliability and durability are highly valued attributes when it comes to Eclipse products, and there is no exception here.

equally at home on the speedball field or getting down and

The Etha is built to work game after game after game with the

dirty in the woods.

absolute minimum of attention.

Utilising a combination of 6061-T6 aluminium and high

But the rugged design and built-in reliability does not mean

impact glass reinforced composite components the Etha is

that performance has been forgotten. Great lengths have

been taken to ensure that even this Entry Level Eclipse

A Break Beam Sensor System in the breech that only allows

marker will be able to shoot as smoothly and accurately as

the marker to fire when a ball is fully seated and ready to fire

markers costing many times more than the Etha asking price.

combines with a rubber tipped bolt and reduced force action

For example, ignoring the simplified machining on the outside,

to ensure that every ball is handled with the utmost care to

the Shaft4 barrel included with this marker is internally

prevent unwanted paint breakages inside the gun and barrel.

machined and finished to the

That’s more time playing and

exact same standards as you

less time cleaning.

will find inside the Shaft4 barrels attached to the Ego and Geo markers. As is the SL3 regulator that controls the velocity of the Etha. Both key factors in how Eclipse markers

“ITS SIMPLICITY, RELIABILITY AND DURABILITY ARE ENDURING. ITS VERSATILITY, SIMPLY STUNNING”

shoot and maintain accuracy. Both identical in finish and function.

With adjustable fire modes that make it competitive in any league on the planet and accessories such as the EMC Kit, the Etha is a marker that genuinely feels just as

comfortable playing behind an inflatable bunker as it does crawling through thicket and undergrowth or attacking a fort.

Internally, a custom manufactured high pressure solenoid drives a miniature spool assembly that meters an exact

Its simplicity, reliability and durability are enduring.

amount of air per shot through a spring return bolt system.

Its versatility, simply stunning.

This gives the Etha a high level of efficiency and consistency, resulting in more shots from your tank and more balls on target.

IN THE BOX Alongside your Eclipse Paintball Marker you will also receive:

01. EVA LINED TOUGH TRANSPORT CASE 02. ECLIPSE GREASE 03. ECLIPSE TOOL KIT 04. OPERATORS MANUAL 05. 2-PIECE BARREL KIT 06. COMPREHENSIVE SPARES KIT 07. ECLIPSE BARREL BAG

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02

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04

06 07

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INSIDE

03

01. VALVE BODY 02. BOLT

02 01

03. FEED

10

04. SOLENOID VALVE 05. TRIGGER

04

06. INLINE REGULATOR

05 06

07. PCB 08. INLINE ON/OFF PURGE SYSTEM 09. INLINE ADJUSTER 07

10. BBSS (BREAK BEAM SENSOR SYSTEM)

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09

11. EXTERNAL MACROLINE HOSE 12. TRIGGER GUARD 13. ASA (AIR SOURCE ADAPTOR)

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11

EMC ETHA RAIL MOUNTING KIT Unlock the potential of your Eclipse Etha Paintball

RED DOT SIGHT*

Marker with the EMC (Eclipse Modular Components) Etha Rail Mounting Kit! This lightweight free-floating rail mounting kit allows you to adapt the Eclipse Etha to virtually any environment and play style. Quickly

STOCK*

interchange 3rd party attachments* to make your own effective loadout. Along with built in 12 and 6 o’clock rails, the EMC Etha Rail Mounting Kit supports additional 11, 9, 7 and 5 slot Picatinny rail sections* so you can attach anything from flashlights, red dot sights to vertical fore grips and stocks all to its tough Glass

ETHA*

Reinforced Nylon (GRN) construction. * Etha, Attachments and accessories sold separately

LOADER*

LASER*

APEX速

FOREGRIP*

PHOTO: ERIK CHATEAU

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PLAY STYLE

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ENVIRONMENT

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SPECS

ETHA DIMENSIONS WEIGHT

930g/2.05lb (inc Barrel, Battery, Feed Tube, OOPS)

LENGTH/HEIGHT/WIDTH

539mm (inc Barrel) / 212mm / 33.5mm

ELECTRONICS INTERFACE

Single Push Button plus Tourney Lock

DISPLAY

1 x Tri-Color LED Indicators

SOLENOID

9V High Pressure Solenoid Valve

PROCESSOR

5V 8-Bit 2MHz

POWER SUPPLY

1 x 9v (PP3) Battery

E-PORTAL

Not Compatible

HARDWARE ASA MOUNT

T-slot mounted adjustable rail with Front Exit On/Off Purge System

TRIGGER

Micro-switch, leaf spring

TRIGGER PIVOT

Self Lubricating Sintered Brass Bushing

BARREL

2-Piece Micro Honed Shaft4 14.5” length - bore size may vary

FEED TUBE

Lever operated Clamping Feed

MATERIALS

Glass Reinforced Nylon / 6061-T6 Aluminium

PNEUMATICS OPERATING PRINCIPLE

In-Line Blow Forward Bolt

DRIVE MECHANISM

Dual Force Pull Poppet

BOLT MECHANISM

Rubber Tipped CS Bolt

SUPPORT As an Eclipse customer you will have access to our worldwide technical support network that will help you with any technical problems from localised service centres to on-site* tech support.

warranty Our exceptional 12 month* manufacturers warranty backed by our online warranty system offers peace of mind and ensures your claim will be repaired or replaced in a snap!

quality All Eclipse products undergo meticulous checks by experienced specialists who care about the product that arrives at your door. Stringent quality control and the use of precision materials equals a quality product.

standard Your Eclipse marker is awesome and requires no after market parts, however for genuine Eclipse accessories that compliment your playing preference or individual style consult your local Eclipse Dealer for upgrade options.

* Conditions apply, see online policies for full details at planeteclipse.com

DATASHEET

EGO LV1

GEO3

WEIGHT

936g/2.06lb

LENGTH / HEIGHT / WIDTH

555mm / 210mm / 27mm

520mm / 202mm / 31mm

USER INTERFACE

Graphic LCD & 4 Pushbuttons

Graphic LCD & 4 Pushbuttons

SOLENOID

Custom MAC Direct Acting Solenoid Valve

Custom MAC Direct Acting Solenoid Valve

MICROPROCESSOR

16bit PIC24

16bit PIC24

POWER SUPPLY

1 x 9v (PP3) Battery

1 x 9v (PP3) Battery

E-PORTAL

Compatible (sold separately)

Compatible (sold separately)

ASA

AT POPS

POPS

TRIGGER DETECTION

OPTO - Electronic Sensor & Microswitch

OPTO - Electronic Sensor & Microswitch

TRIGGER RETURN

Leaf Spring/Magnet

Leaf Spring/Magnet

BARREL

2-Piece Micro Honed Shaft4 14.5” length 0.689” Bore

2-Piece Micro Honed Shaft4 14.5” length 0.689” Bore

FEED TUBE

Lever Operated Clamping Feed w/ Sprocket

Lever Operated Clamping Feed w/ Sprocket

MATERIALS

6061-T6 Aluminium

6061-T6 Aluminium

OPERATING PRINCIPLE

Poppet Valve with Lever Mechanism

Spool Valve

DRIVE MECHANISM

Zick3 Rammer System

Sprung Loaded Drive Core Propshaft and GST Can

BOLT MECHANISM

Cure5 Bolt

ST1 and ST2

SFR’S*

Yes

Yes

854g/1.88lb

*SFR’s (Solenoid Flow Restrictors). Model features shown correct at time of going to press. Subject to change, stock and availability. Check with your local dealer or visit us online for the latest info.

ETEK4 AM

ETEK4 LT

ETHA

1009g/2.22lb

974g/2.14lb

930g/2.05lb

537mm / 222mm / 28.5mm

537mm / 227mm / 28.5mm

539mm / 212mm / 33.5mm

3 LEDs & 2 Pushbuttons

3 LEDs & 2 Pushbuttons

3 LEDs & 1 Pushbuttons

SMC w/custom direct Mount Manifold

SMC w/custom direct Mount Manifold

High Pressure Solenoid Valve

8bit PIC18

8bit PIC18

8bit PIC16

1 x 9v (PP3) Battery

1 x 9v (PP3) Battery

1 x 9v (PP3) Battery

Not Compatible

Not Compatible

Not Compatible

Inline OOPS

Inline OOPS

Inline OOPS

Microswitch Only

Microswitch Only

Microswitch Only

Magnet

Magnet

Leaf Spring

2-Piece Micro Honed Etek4 14.5” length - bore size may vary

2-Piece Micro Honed Etek4 14.5” length - bore size may vary

2-Piece Micro Honed Etek4 14.5” length - bore size may vary

Lever Operated Clamping Feed

Lever Operated Clamping Feed

Lever Operated Clamping Feed

6061-T6 Aluminium

6061-T6 Aluminium/Composite

6061-T6 Aluminium/Composite

Poppet Valve

Poppet Valve

In-Line Blow Forward Bolt

Zick2

Zick2

Dual Force Pull Poppet

Cure

Cure

Rubber Tipped CS Bolt

No

No

No

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Eclipse Etha Spec Book