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A high strength shade and shelter structure that can be opened and closed as and when required. Fitted with waterproof fabric, the umbrella provides all year-round protection, yet as it is collapsible, it does not require structural calculations or building regulations. The high quality, cost effective product is manufactured from commercial materials and has been designed to be put up and left all year round.

The strong steel parasol will fit perfectly within any setting including schools, nurseries, universities, healthcare, leisure, hospitality and retail. Ideal uses include: al fresco dining, a pub garden canopy, a playground shelter and a collapsible sun shelter for small budgets.

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Standard product features

Roof fabric:

590 g/m² waterproof tensile fabric, 252/250 daN/5 cm strength.


  • Supporting post: Constructed from 76 mm thick precision engineered stainless steel.
  • Main ribs and supporting ribs: Constructed from 42 mm and 38 mm stainless steel tube section.

Weather resistance:

The tensile fabric is UV stabilized offering the highest UV protection. It blocks up to 99% of the sun's harmful UV rays. It will not absorb moisture and is designed to perform well in all normal weather conditions.


The tensile fabric offers a guarantee of up to five years and has a life expectancy of 10–15 years.

Fire performance:

Tensile fabric tested to BS 7837.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-05-75/315 Open sided shelters

NBS Specification

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Product specification

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Able Canopies Ltd


+44 (0)800 389 9072

Product reference

Blenheim Umbrella

Size (w x l)

[2.8 x 2.8 m]
[3 x 4 m]
[4.2 x 4.2 m]


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Roof fabric colour

[Night Blue]
[Special order]
Insert requirement, 33 additional colours available.

Framework material

[Stainless steel, grade 1.4301 (304)]
[Stainless steel, grade 1.4401 (316)]


[Fabric side fills]
[Post pads]

Manufacturer details

9-11 Faraday Close,
Gorse Lane Industrial Estate,
Essex, CO15 4TR
Tel +44 (0)800 389 9072
Fax +44 (0)1255 425541
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