Planet Eclipse Ego

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Planet Eclipse Markers-0
2008 Ego
Type Stacked-tube Poppet
Action Semi-Automatic with Ramping (NPPL, PSP, Millennium, CFOA modes)
Barrel 14.5 inch Eclipse Shaft Barrel
Bore .689 (stock)
Rate of fire 8-30 bps (balls per second)
Retail price ~$1395 USD (Ego LV1)

The Planet Eclipse Ego is an electropneumatic, open bolt stack tube paintball marker manufactured by Planet Eclipse,. The Ego was first introduced in late 2004 (as the 2005 model).


A speedball player shooting an Ego7.

Stock models[edit]

  • Starting with the EGO 05 the internals ran at 95psi LPR (Low Pressure Regulator) and 180 on the HPR
  • EGO 05 (Planet Eclipse's first marker, released in 2004 for the 2005 model year)
  • EGO 06 (2006)
  • EGO 7 (2007)
  • EGO 8 (2008)
  • EGO 9 (2009)
  • EGO Ten (2010)
  • EGO 11 (2011)
  • EGO S (2012)
  • EGO LV1 (2013)
  • EGO LV1.1 (2015)


ETek Ego
  • ETek
  • ETek2: Announced in November 2007 and available soon thereafter, the ETek2 is the second generation ETek. Improvements over the original ETek include a lighter weight, new circuit board, redesigned trigger frame, new on/off air system, new inline regulator, new low pressure regulator, and standard 2-piece Shaft barrel. Some have commented that these upgrades make the ETek2 effectively an SL66.[1]
  • ETek3 (2008)
  • ETek4 AM (2012)
  • ETek4 LT (2012)
  • ETek5 (December2014)

Special editions[edit]

SL66 XSV Ego
SL74 Ego
  • SL66
  • SL74
  • SL8R
  • SL94
  • SL91 (Geo)
  • SLS
  • CSL
  • GSL (Geo)
  • CSR (Geo)


Etha: Much debate surrounds the Etha due to its operating mechanism being a hybrid of both a poppet and a spool valve. The Etha uses a poppet to open the valve which allows air to flow out of the spool valve dump chamber. Despite the similarities in appearance, it has very little in common with the Geo. Do not put the Geo and the Etha together because they are nothing in common shot wise. The Etha is the cheapest gun to be ever made by Planet Eclipse.


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