Markilux 990 Awning

The Markilux 990 awning is a sun protection awning specifically made for use on patio or decked areas. The high quality manufacturing process of this awning ensures it remains as attractive as the day it was installed. It will retain it’s appearance and function for years to come whilst offering outstanding protective sun shading.


The newly re-designed Markilux 990 has proved immensely popular within the awnings market. It’s fully-enclosed cassette imperviously seals the awning cover, roller and folding arms to protect them from the elements, denying the chance for rust or mould to grow.

This retractable awning is ideally suited to smaller courtyards, offices, patios and balconies however it is highly adaptable and can easily cope with other applications.

The 990 awning is associated with true build quality. It has a compact and lightweight design and a highly attractive oval cassette design that is available in a range of colours.

Features of the Markilux 990

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The side view of facing fixture, a top fixture is also possible The folding arm with round, steel link chain Pitch range in the case of face fixture 5-35°, in the case of top or eaves fixture 5-70°

The Markilux 990 awning not only shades the exterior of your building, but by blocking the suns powerful rays it keeps the interior refreshingly cool, allowing you to carry on with everyday activities without having to suffer the searing heat of the outdoors.

The Markilux 990 benefits from years of quality German engineering from it’s Markilux manufacturer, and also profits from years of the companies innovation, which were required to meet European standards.

Markilux have released both technical information and a detailed picture for the Markilux 990 to allow you to cover every area with a fine tooth-comb before making your purchase.

The Markilux 990 is a technically advanced top of the range awning with:

  • A front profile which protects the folding arms when the awning is closed.
  • Integrated gutter system and hidden water drainage sprouts to avoid water build-up.
  • An 85mm roller tube which ensures the highest rigidity and the best possible cover winding characteristics even at the largest widths.
  • Folding arms with perfected power transference by means of a round, steel-link chain.
  • Folding arms with drop-forged aluminium moving components and Teflon-coated bronze bushes, which provide superior stability and ingevity.
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The aluminium cassettes which house the awning are available in a range of seven colours to create several designer choices for you. They come in white, grey, and black, with either aluminium or chrome centre-pieces; fantastic if you want to add a bit of glitz to your awning!

The Markilux 990 is available custom-built to your specific requirements, ensuring a perfect fit is managed. It has a maximum width of five metres and a maximum projection of three metres. For larger areas, multiple units can be installed for maximum flexibility.


This awning is available with both electric and manual operation drives. Electric operation is powered by a remote control motor. This allows you to be able to control your awning from the comfort of your chair, or even up to 100 metres away. This model is also available with sensor-controlled operation with the use of several accessories such as wind, sun and rain sensors which quickly act when the sun shines too bright, it gets too windy, or rains too much.

Manual operation consists of a stainless steel winding handle.


There is a wide range of accessories available for the Markilux 990 so it can be tailor made to suit your needs, from infra-red heaters so you can keep cosy when the weather gets cool, to wind and sun detectors, where your awnings reacts as soon as the weather changes. View the range of Markilux Accessories here.

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