Albatros Umbrella

Especially designed to meet the requirements of outdoor catering, this sunshade concept provides an exclusive atmosphere in large areas. Its clear design is unique and lends its very own unmistakable charm to any outside area. The Albatros umbrella stand out by virtue of their maintenance free drive and particularly robust construction.

The largest umbrella that May make, the Albatros is designed specifically for service industries and commercial use, with it’s large size allowing for maximum coverage and minimal obstructive poles.

They are available with lights and heaters, allowing you and your customers or guests to enjoy your outdoor space further into the evening and even during the colder months. This makes it an excellent solution when planning to optimise your outdoor space.

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Key Features

Take a look at the close-up images below to see more more detailed features of the Shatello.

May Schatello axis stuck with pins

All axes are stuck with pins and are provided with extra protective cover

May Schatello top hat

The top hat of the Shatello is visually pleasing, functional, and can be unscrewed

May Albatros

The Shatello features fastening for the side sheets and rain gutters to keep fabric secure

May Schatello suspension system

With a self-adjusting telescopic suspension system, the fabric fits tight

Operating the sunshade
The Albatros is a large opening umbrella capable of creating a space of up to 78 m², and is opened and closed with a smooth-running, removable stainless steel crank. The reliable drive-system with accurate integrated bevel gears guarantees effortless handling, even after years of usage. Electric drive on request.

High-quality framework materials

The poles of our sunshades are all made of high-quality alloyed, extruded aluminium profiles. Frame surfaces are powder-coated, highly impact proof and available in white RAL 9010. Special colours are available on request. All parts are completely maintenance free.

Robust central rod system

Discs with support struts and spokes. In order to prevent the spokes from getting twisted, the lower die-cast disc is firmly welded to the support pole.

Frame Joints

For us perfection in workmanship is an absolute must. Therefore, all moving axes are fitted with easily removable bolts. This extravagant technology ensures maximum stability and durability as well as easy execution of repairs.

Top plate
Not only is it elegant and graceful, but it can be screwed off. and is in a colour to match the framework.

Canopy covering fabric
Due to a special self-tensioning telescopic spring system the awning remains perfectly taut, even after years of usage. The canopy covering can easily and quickly be changed by means of as practical hooking system.

Valance Options

– Without Valance
– Straight Valance
– Deluxe Valance

When not in use

The protective cover provided can easily be fitted over the shade during bad weather.

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May Umbrellas Video

Take a look at how May umbrellas can be utilised for both commercial and domestic outdoor spaces in the video below.

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How can I order? Our approach

For many years we’ve helped our domestic and commercial awning and canopy customers.

How can I order? Our approach

1. Take several pictures of the area where you are looking to create an outdoor space.
2. Send your images with your details.
3. Tell us a little about what you want to achieve e.g. sun protection, rain protection, all year round use of space and so on.
4. If you have any preferences already, things such as retractable, fixed or both in one system. Don’t worry if you haven’t as we can advise and guide you later if needed. Read more

Email us today or call us on 01933 448 844 to discuss your requirements.