Aluminium Louver 117E



The 117E louver is made of a high grade extruded aluminium. The size is 117 mm.

 This louver is designed for horizontal applications, in particular Pergolas. Water drainage is for this application very important. With this in mind the shape of the louver has been created. The possibilities in width, height, special shapes and operation are almost unlimited. 

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    117E LOUVER


    • Material: extremely rigid 1,8 mm extruded aluminium;
    • All RAL colours possible, and many anodised and special treatments;
    • Maximum length of louvers: 690 cm;
    • Number of louvers in one system (drop): no limitations;
    • Louver to louver distance: 90 mm;
    • Wide variety of motorized, manual and control options for fully tilting of louvers;
    • Wind resistance: highest class (upto 110 kms per hour);
    • 10 years Sunshield warranty.


    Main technical dimensions for aluminium louver 117E

    The next figure shows a schematic overview of a 117E 
    system consisting of rack arms and 117E louvers.




    Aluminium louver 117E


    Size of louver

    117 mm


    Thickness of louver

    1,8 mm


    Louvers moveable

    0-  90 o


    The 112E is specially designed for a Patio roof

    (Interior / Exterior)



    Maximum Width (W)

    690 cm


    Maximum Drop / Length (L)  in drawing 540 cm  *

    600 cm


    Maximum area

    25 m2


    Louver - Louver distance (Step / Pitch) (S)

    90 mm




    Maximum Rack arm distance (X)

    140 cm

    130 cm

    Maximum Side overhang (Y)

    40 cm

    30 cm

    * = number of rack arms placed beneath each other is unlimited

    Aluminium louver 117E in different positions

    The 117E Louvers are moveable in every position between 0 and 95 degrees.                                         In the following overview the louvers are represented every 15 degrees from 0 to 90 degrees in horizontal position (Patio roof / Pergola).
    Of course the Sunshield blinds can be installed at any slope wished.



    In the above overview tree louvers are placed in the position 0°, 45° and 90 degrees.


    A stylish and reliable Installation for every 117E System

    The 117E System can be provided with 3 rack arms. In 90% of the projects the Standard Rack Arms fulfills the job perfectly, but in special circumstances the "Heavy Duty Rack Arm" or the "Box Rack Arm" are used. Additionally, Sunshield has a broad experience and a large assorment of mounting brackets and methods. With that, a stylish and reliable installation is guaranteed for every blind in every situation. For each project, the Sunshield engineers provide a detailed installation scheme, customized to the specific situation of that project. They are specialized in making the system "disappear" in the mullions, window frames and beams. It is guaranteed that the Sushield system gives an integrated view with the building.





    Rack arm

    Heavy Duty rack arm

    Box rack arm

    Beam Rack arm

    (specially for pergolas)


    35 mm

    80 mm

    98 mm

    116 mm


    A wide variety of Colours and Treatments

    Sunshield has many colours in stock. Additionally it is possible to have customized colouring and treatments. It is even possible that louvers, rack arm and plastic components each have a different colour to achieve sophistacted architectural impressions. The most common treatments for aluminium parts are Powder Coating and Anodising. Anodising can be done natural and in different colours. Powder coating is done in all RAL colours. Custom made colours and structures are possible at request. A overview with most common colours is given below.

    Jet Black


    Silver Aluminium


    Grey Aluminium






    Pure White


    Traffic White


    Sepia Brown


    Beige Brown


    Anthracite Grey


    Pebble Grey


    Ligth Grey


    Platinum Grey


    Agate Grey


    Turquoise Green


    Gentian Blue


    Wine Red



    The plastic components that make the louvers turn are made from a high-grade polyamide and are standard available in 4 colours. If necessary even the colour of these plastic components can be customized.




    Ligth Grey  

    Pure White   






    Quality and Certificates of Environmentally friendly production


    Downloads for Architects & Designers






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