The MX-1 offers a new dimension in design and technology—winner of multiple international design awards. The MX-1 incorporates our latest innovations and offers an amazing range of customizable lighting options.
The Markilux MX-1 Cassette Awning
- Custom made to the precise dimensions of your project
- Fully retracts into sleek cassette for protection, superior aesthetics
- The closed cassette extends 2′ from wall for added shade protection, architectural interest
- Available with smaller, more delicate cassette as MX-1 Compact (extends 14.5″ from wall)
- Available in 6 standard cassette colors and 162 custom colors
- Premium High-Tech Fabrics in hundreds of color selections
Awarded with and very proud of:
- Maximum width of a single unit is 23′
- Minimum width is 8.2′
- Maximum extension is 14.2′ (13.6′ for Compact)
- Minimum extension is 6.1′ (5.4′ for Compact)
Use our Dynamic Awning Calculator to determine the ideal configuration of your awning for installation height, extension, headroom at full extension and pitch angle at which the awning declines.
The MX-1 is offered in the following standard colors. In addition, the cassette may be custom colored in 162 Dupont RAL colors (delivery times extended). The MX-1 cassette and front profile is also offered in multi-colored options and the front panel can be colored to provide unique ambient lighting (please download the specification guide for details).
Markilux offers a complete range of premium, high-tech awning fabrics for the MX-1 in an unmatched range of colors. Each of our awning fabrics meets the highest standards for UV Protection, Color Fastness and Weather Resistance. For commercial installations, we can provide awning fabrics that meet the strictest US and Canadian fire codes.
Sunsilk Nano-Clean, in 77 colors, is a silky, polyester fabric that is self-cleaning, has superior color brilliance and luminescence, and a low winding circumference for durable beauty. It is quick drying, resistant to dirt and grease, color fast, UV resistant and provides superior sun protection.
Sunvas Nano-Clean, in 134 colors, is a breakthrough technology from Markilux. It offers all of the performance benefits of Sunsilk SNC but with a soft, velvety feel and texture perfect for the North American lifestyle. Sunvas also provides a gentle and appealing luminosity.
Sunsilk Perla FR, in 11 colors, is Sunsilk fabric with a special coating that renders it waterproof and fire retardant (meets European fire standard). Its matte white underside allows for a pleasant, light atmosphere in the evening. It is a desirable option for any waterproof awning, especially with pitched awnings, or horizontal awnings with guttering systems and gap cover profiles.
Sunvas Perla, in 14 colors, has all of the performance characteristics of Sunvas, but adds a transparent coating to make it waterproof and impervious to the effects of weather. Sunvas Perla offers exceptional UV protection, weather protection and beautiful look and feel.