Tadpole Anatomy

Here is a description of the basic Tadpole.

The term Tadpole Trike is related to the view from above. A tadpole recumbent trike with the two wheels at the front and single drive wheel at the rear takes on a little of the shape of a Tadpole compared to the longer narrow front style of a Delta trike.

Tadpole Trike Anatomy

Recumbent Tadpole Trike Anatomy

Magnum XL Chain-Gobbler
Magnum XL Chain-Gobbler
Greenspeed GT20 Chain-Gobbler
Greenspeed GT20 Chain-Gobbler
Magnum SD drivers seat possi
Magnum SD - From the drivers seat position

Delta and Tadpole Trikes

There are in the simple terms, two styles of recumbent trikes, the Tadpole and the Delta:
Tadpole -vs- Delta Trikes