Geckota Collection

Geckota Perlon Classic Tropical

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  • Use of the "tropical weave" Perlon watch strap can be traced back to the British Armed Forces in the 1960's. It was popular thanks to the simple lightweight design and almost infinite adjustability.

    With this inspiration we have developed our own Geckota range, using braided textured nylon material and fitted with a solid polished stainless steel adjustable buckle.

    Length: 250mm
    Thickness: 1.1mm
    Material: Nylon
    Material Type: Woven
    Material Finish: Perlon

    Buckle Material: Stainless Steel
    Buckle Finish: Polished
    Buckle Tongue Width: 1.5mm

    Special Features: Water Resistant
    Fittings Supplied: Spring Bars
    Style: Perlon

    More Info
  • Length(s) 250mm
    Thickness 1.1mm
    Material Type Woven
    Material Finish Perlon
    Tongue Width 1.5mm
    Material Stainless Steel
    Fittings Supplied Spring Bars
    Strap Style Perlon
    Strap Material Perlon
    Strap Style Braided
  • Customize your comfort.


    Why do we have to put up with pre made holes?
    I find that they are either just too tight or a bit to loose.
    That problem is now solved.
    Highly recommended.

    Exactly What I Was Looking For


    I recently purchased this strap for my Hamilton Khaki Field Auto and I love it! It's my first perlon strap, so I have nothin to compare it to, but it's exactly what I was looking for. However, as the first review states, there is quite a bit of wiggle with the pin. It seems to be doing just fine but time will tell if it holds.

    Great band, weak hardware.


    This is my fourth strap and first disappointment. The perlon is really nice, but I'm concerned about the hardware. The pin has a lot of sideways movement, making it clumsy to place it in the previous position. Also the buckle is very tight, making it hard to pass the end through it.

    Another solid WatchGecko offering


    Grabbed 20 and 22mm in black and blue. Very happy with them. No issues with the 20mm on a Dagaz Typhoon 44mm head.

    I'm learning to love Perlon...


    I did my head in trying to work out where the strap holes had gone before realising that you use the natural 'give' of the Perlon weave to create your own hole for the buckle pin! This is a 'summary', lightweight strap; so 'light' that it takes a bit of getting used to. I'm still not sure whether, even in 22mm form, it would work with a big, heavy watch head. But on a smaller watch, say up to 40mm, and as a fun leisure strap, I can see myself warming to it. Get yourself one in a favourite colour, strap it on and give it a bit of time. Even better, get a selection and ring the changes on your next beach or poolside holiday.

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Geckota Perlon

The use of the Perlon watch straps can be traced back to the British Armed Forces in the 1960's.

It is popular thanks to the simple lightweight design, easy to change and almost infinite adaptability.

With this inspiration we have developed our own Geckota range of Perlon style watch straps, using braided textured nylon material, all fitted with a solid polished stainless steel buckle.

Adjustable Ladder Buckle

Our perlon straps are supplied with high quality ladder type stainless steel buckles.

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