Updated: Sep 17, 2021
Outdoor Blinds are a popular option when creating shade for your outdoor space. Find out the difference between Guided Track and Gearbox Blinds below.
PRODUCT FOCUS - OUTDOOR BLINDS Ziptrak Blinds
Making Shade guided track outdoor blinds are customised for each and every project to ensure you receive a strong, robust and long-lasting blind. With colour options to match or compliment your existing space, our outdoor blinds are discreet in installation, offer superior functionality without compromising your style.
No zips, cords, ropes or wires
Leave at any height
Locks at bottom
Reduce your energy bills
Provides sun protection & superior insulation
Manual or electric operation
Smooth track guided operation
Manual or Electric
Easy to install and operate, the Gearbox blind can be raised when not required. For effective sun protection and ease of use - the mesh Gearbox blind is an excellent option for all environments. Gearbox Blinds are sleek, stylish and durable, incorporating smart design and practicality. A great choice if you require maximum protection and modern design with little maintenance.
Fabric: Shade mesh 90% block out to suit any décor and comes with a 5-year UV warranty.
Mesh or Clear
Primarily blocks sun & glare
Blocks up to 96% of wind & rain
Doesn’t mark or scratch
In the day, provides privacy and restricts viewing into area from the outside
At night, cannot see beyond fabric from the inside. From the outside (especially if a light is on) can see in easily
Strong & sturdy fabric which will stand up to heat waves, wind & rain, hail and frost without any damage
Range of colours to suit your design situation
Full weather protection
Can mark, scratch & show dirt
Expands and contracts with changes in temperature
Can create noise in wind
Can cloud & mist if rolled up wet although it will eventually disappear
Fabricator & Installation
The creator and maker of all your aluminium and stainless steel bits!
When he’s not welding and creating Shade Sail poles, Ziptrak parts, creating custom brackets and the like, Keith can be found manufacturing and installing our popular Shademaker Awnings.
He’s your go-to guy for anything Shademaker!! Just don’t call when he’s up a ladder! Oh and he’s English, but I guess he can’t help that!