sunsilk | the brilliant

Sunsilk snc (swela nano clean) is a milestone in external textile development. Taking inspiration from the properties of the lotus plant, markilux developed a finish that mimics its nano clean effect. This silky high-tech 100% polyester based fabric repels dirt and water, is permeable to air along with being weather and rot proof.
Sunsilk will retain its long lasting radiant colour for many years thanks to its very high light fastness. This low maintenance textile also blocks at least 97% of UV radiation and is available in a diverse palette of colours and patterns that suit any style or taste.
Find all our different colours and patterns in the awning cover finder.
sunsilk snc - 100% polyester linen weave 1/1 with swela nano clean effect

  • width - approx. 120cm
  • pattern repeat - structured designs; approx. 12, 17, 20, 24, 30 or 40cm 
  • thickness - approx. 0.37mm 
  • weight per m2 - 250 grams
  • light fastness (ISO 105/B02) achieving a mark of 7-8 on the blue scale where 1=faulty and 8=very good 
  • solar UV protective properties (EN 13758-1) - UPF 50+ (excellent sun protection) 
  • water repellency (AATCC-22-1985): value 100 (100 = very good / 0 = faulty) 
  • max. tensile strength (DIN EN ISO 13934-1) - 2200 newtons (warp), 1200 newtons (weft) 
  • finish - snc finish, dirt & water repellant, permeable to air, weather & rot proof
  • Oko-tex Standard 100 - ACB; Test No. A96-0071; F1 Hohenstein

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