HelioGyre SpecificationsHere are the main technical specifications of HelioGyre. Feel free to contact us should you need any further information.


  • External diameter : 16cm / 6.3in
  • Height including glass cover : 26cm / 10.3in
  • Skeletal Sphere diameter : 12cm / 4.7in


1kg / 2 lbs (including the glass cover)

Visible materials

  • Pedestal: Walnut
  • Sphere: Polished Brass
  • Rotating base: Polished Steel

Package Contents

  • HelioGyre pedestal and rotating base
  • Skeletal Brass Sphere
  • Glass cover
  • Power supply block with female USB connector
  • one-sheet user’s manual

Other Specifications

  • A WiFi access to Internet is required to automatically retrieve the geolocation, as well as current date and time regardless of the local time zone. If not available, this information can be provided manually from a smartphone.
  • It has a 2m thin black wire to be plugged on a power supply (110-230V 50-60Hz)
  • The power wire ends with a standard USB plug. This makes it easy to power the HelioGyre for instance from a desktop or laptop computer