Markilux 710/810 Series Vertical Shades

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The M710/810 vertical shade series are proven, practical and discreet when not in use. These vertical shades block harmful UV rays from entering interiors, reducing heat gain, saving energy, protecting furnishings and providing privacy. The shades are offered in a range of deployment options customizable to any situation.

The Markilux 710/810 Series Vertical Shades

  • Custom made to the precise dimensions of your project
  • Stylish and compact aluminum cassettes are only 5.5″ in height
  • Options for fabric to drop on cable guides, guide rails, or stainless steel rods
  • Each model available in square cassette (700 series) or round cassette (800 series)
  • Available in 3 standard cassette colors and 162 custom colors
  • Premium High-Tech Fabrics in hundreds of color selections

Markilux 860 Vertical Shade Installation


  • Maximum width is 16.5′
  • Minimum width is 2.5′
  • Maximum drop is 11.9′
  • Minimum drop is 3.9′
  • Two units may be coupled for maximum width of 31′ (not available on 760/860)

Dimensions shown are for the 710/810 model and may vary for other models. Consult specification guides for details.

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The M710/810 series vertical shades are engineered to perfection with the finest materials to last an eternity. When not needed, the fabric retracts fully into the protection of a sleek cassette.

Product Features

  • Sturdy extruded aluminum cassette is only 5.5″ in height
  • 710/810 shades slide down lateral cables, our lowest cost option
  • 720/820 shades slide down aluminum guide rails for added stability
  • 750/850 shades slide down stainless steel rods for stability and style
  • 760/860 shades slide down guide tracks with tensioned system for best cover tension, performance in wind and refined appearance
Markilux Tensiond Vertical Shade
Options and Operation

Vibrabox Wind Sensor

Wind Sensor

Vibrabox wind sensor retracts awning in high wind for maximum safety.

Markilux Remote Control Operation

Operating Options

Manual operation with winding handle (standard), option for interior operation, hard wired to a switch, or operation with radio remote control.

Anti-Corrosion Treatment

Our special anti-corrosion treatment is applied before the powder coating to all components—brackets, guide rails, arms, cassettes. It is recommended for all installations in harsh environments and within a half-mile of the ocean.
The M710/810 series is offered in the following standard colors. In addition, the cassette may be custom colored in 162 Dupont RAL colors (delivery times extended).
  • Traffic White
  • Metallic Aluminum
  • Grey Brown
Markilux offers a complete range of premium, high-tech awning fabrics for the M710/810 series vertical shades 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.

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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.

Markilux Sunvas Awning Fabric

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.

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Perfotex, in 9 colors, is spun-dyed acrylic with a special aluminum pigmentation to resist light, heat and weather. This permeable fabric is woven to leave it pleasantly transparent and reduce the possibility of damaging water troughs. Perfotex is coated with Teflon to resist dirt, grease, water and oil.

Sunsilk Perla FR Awning Fabric

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 Awning Fabric

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.

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Sunvas Transolair, in 15 colors, results from a special perforating technique that ensures transparency as well as light, air and wind permeability. Transolair has all the benefits of Sunvas fabric while maintaining desired views.

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Vuscreen ALU, in 16 colors, uses a special weaving technique that allows transparency to maintain views and light, as well as air permeability. It maintains all of the performance characteristics, including UV protection, colorfastness and weatherproofing. It is Teflon coated for easy cleaning and has an aluminum pigmented finish for superior heat reduction.

Soltis 92

Soltis 92, in 74 colors, is a woven polyester cloth with a PVC coating. It is micro-aerated to block heat and glare while maintaining exterior views and some natural light. It is ideal for use on canopies and window shade solutions.
Detailed information about the M710/810 series is available below, along with brochures for our full Shades & Canopies collection and fabrics.

Markilux 710/810 Vertical Shade Specification Guide

M710/810 Specification Guide

Markilux 720/820 Vertical Shade Specification Guide

M720/820 Specification Guide

Markilux 750/850 Vertical Shade Specification Guide

M750/850 Specification Guide

Markilux 760/860 Vertical Shade Specification Guide

M760/860 Specification Guide

Markliux CAD Files

M710 CAD Files

Markliux CAD Files

M810 CAD Files

Markliux CAD Files

M720 CAD Files

Markliux CAD Files

M820 CAD Files

Markliux CAD Files

M750 CAD Files

Markliux CAD Files

M850 CAD Files

Markliux CAD Files

M760 CAD Files

Markliux CAD Files

M860 CAD Files

Installation Instructions

M710 Installation Instructions

Installation Instructions

M810 Installation Instructions

Installation Instructions

M720 Installation Instructions

Installation Instructions

M820 Installation Instructions

Installation Instructions

M750 Installation Instructions

Installation Instructions

M850 Installation Instructions

Installation Instructions

M760/860 Installation Instructions

Markilux Vertical Shades, Window Awnings and Canopies Brochure

Shades & Canopies Brochure


Fabrics Brochure