1. ArchDaily
  2. Products
  3. Freestanding Umbrellas
  4. Umbrella XXL - Type E

Umbrella XXL - Type E | MDT-tex

This product is no longer available on ArchDaily.

We recommend these related products

  • Use

    Outdoor equipment
  • Applications

    Residences, restaurants, hotels, public and private events
  • Characteristics

    Large umbrella with telescopic pole, inner lying gearbox with electronic motor, opening and closing by hand or using an electric motor, all materials are resistant to water corrosion, replaceable cover, lighting available

More about this product

Much more than manufacturing high-quality weather protection umbrellas, textile architecture is about connecting technical know-how with aesthetic understanding. As with the standard sizes up to 6x6 m, the silhouette, and the design is reflected in MDT-Tex XXL series. Type E XXL Umbrellas are tensile and collapsible outdoor textile products designed for residential, commercial and urban applications. For additional appeal, illuminated elements or projector technology can be integrated into the umbrellas to create a distinctive atmosphere.


  • Opening and closing by hand, or using an electric motor
  • All materials are resistant to the effects of water corrosion
  • All material is screwed together and can be replaced easily
  • The telescopic pole allows the umbrella to open and close above table height
  • Maintenance-free gearbox
  • Lighting available
  • Possible with foldable light and heating


The inner diameter is 200-400 mm. The central mast is erected with a hydraulic mechanism.

The cover is made up of individual segments which are screwed to the frame by Sterling Steel hooks at the top and by rust-proof screws at the ends of the spokes. The cover is replaceable and is fade, light and water-resistant. It is designed to withstand all weather conditions.

Ground tube with integrated water pipes


  • Digital print
  • Screenprint
  • Dispersion dye print

umbrella spokes are made out of square aluminum bars (at least 50x20x3 mm). The center pole has a wounded aluminum profile of 200 - 400 mm in diameter. The umbrella profile contains a U-profile for the attachment of the spokes. The frame is powder-coated (polyester powder ca. 80 μ).


  • MDT-Tex 260
    100% polyester dual-sided acrylic coating). Mass ca. 260 g/m², water column pressure over 700 mm, flame retardant up to B1 - DIN 4102-1, M1, NFPA 701 - Flat and Folded.
  • MDT-Tex 300
    100% acrylic fabric. Mass ca. 300 g/m², water column pressure up to 350 mm.

This product is no longer available on ArchDaily.

We recommend these related products

Shade Structure - Freestanding Canopies


Shade Structure - Freestanding Canopies