SU8 - High Wind Performance Umbrella

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  • SU8 - Sun Shade
  • SU8 - Sun Shade

SU8 - High Wind Performance Shade Umbrella

Wind Tunnel tested up to 90km/h...

With it's unlimited tilting positions, ability to rotate 360° and simple deployment system, this amazingly durable yet eye-catching shade umbrella never fails to impress.

Browse the full details below and if you want to see it in action, watch our short video.  


Unique Features - SU8 High Wind Umbrellas

  • Manufactured from top quality anodised Aluminium, stainless Steel and other non-corrosive materials
  • Durable, Heavy duty Aluminium mast
  • Umbrella tilts vertically - Unlimited positions
  • Umbrella rotates 360°
  • Solid-core fibreglass umbrella ribs - High wind resistance 
  • Extended warranty

SU8 Mast Profile

QUICK-RELEASE Sliding System
This simple Sliding clamp system is unique to the SU8 and enables the Umbrella to be deployed & folded away very quickly and easily. 

To learn more view our Product Videos!

These allow easy movement and flexibility for your umbrella, especially in high wind conditions.

This feature is unique to the SU8 and plays a large part in its outstanding wind resistance and durabilty.

We recommend you view our Wind Tunnel test Video!

The tilt function on the SU8 allows the entire umbrella to be tilted to almost any position required.

This feature is especially useful for blocking the glare when the sun is low in the sky.

Umbrella Size & Configuration - SU8

The SU8 is available in one standard size - 2.50m SQUARE

Fabric - SU8

The SU8 Umbrella Canopy is manufactured from Premium SUNBRELLA Acrylic fabric.

This high quality shade fabric is 100% solution dyed and carries a 5 year warranty.

  • Weight : 270 g/m2
  • Colourfastness: 7-8/8
  • Waterproof rating: >300mm water column
  • Maintenance: All fabrics can be washed and replaced

The Skin Cancer foundation recommends Dickson Acrylic as a part of your complete sun protection regime, including regular use of sunscreen.

This label certifies that the fabrics do not contain any toxic substances and do not present any health, skin or environmental hazards (OEKOTEX 100)

Product Video - SU8

The following video showcases how the SU8 Umbrella operates along with some of its other unique features.

Click on the following icon to watch the SU8 in action...

Wind Tunnel Testing - SU8

Wind resistance like never before.....

This brilliant umbrella has been wind tunnel tested up to 90km/h and we have the video to prove it....

Click on the following icon to view this breathtaking Live Video!


Colours - SU8

The SU8 Umbrella is available in three standard colours.

You can view these colours by clicking on the thumbnail opposite.

To download a colour swatch Click Here!

(A large range of Custom colours are also available on request)

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Installation Fixings - SU8

The SU8 Cantilever Umbrella is supplied with a Rotating base-plate and a Mast spigot of your choice.

The Mast spigot fastens to the top of the Rotating base-plate and is available in three different options as follows:

Vertical Mast spigot -

Mast stands directly vertical

SU8_-_Mast_Vertical - Sun Shade

Forward-leaning Mast Spigot -

Mast stands slightly inclined forward

SU8_-_Mast_Forward - Sun Shade

Portable Base (with swivel wheels - optional) - For situations where umbrella needs to change location regularly


The Rotating base-plate is suitable for mounting the umbrella on most hard surfaces including Wooden decks, Concrete pads / patios / courtyards.

Please note: An In-ground mounting is available as an optional extra should it be required.


For more information on SU8 Installation Fixings...


SU8 - Accessories


Protection Cover

The Protection cover protects the umbrella from the weather when not in use. It is provided with the umbrella at no extra charge and will assist in ensuring that the umbrella is always looking clean and smart.

For more information on SU8 Accessories...DOWNLOAD A CATALOGUE

Warranties - SU8

Are you concerned about quality?

Customer assurance and satisfaction is our No. 1 priority.

Every SHADOWSPEC Outdoor Umbrella comes with an extensive warranty for customer assurance purposes.

The SU8 Umbrella carries a Canopy warranty of 5 years* 

*Conditions apply