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, 2017
Apr. 09, 2018
Jun. 30, 2017
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, 2017    
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     $ 38,189,730
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   18,093,924  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2017    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY