Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2016
Sep. 05, 2017
Jul. 01, 2016
Document and Entity Information      
Entity Registrant Name GLOBAL POWER EQUIPMENT GROUP INC.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001136294    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2016    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status No    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Public Float     $ 23,759,931
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   17,778,885  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2016    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY