The type S16 umbrella is a popular choice of parasol for pubs, cafes and restaurants. Designed to offer a bright but covered space for shade, it is also equipped with a balance system, which means that a sudden fall of the struts does not occur and therefore any risk of injury is averted.

Due to its simple elegance it does not appear overloaded even in combination with accessories which include heat and light.

Enhance and open up your outside dining areas to increase your revenue. The S16 remains the most popular choice of umbrella.

It is perfect as a:

  • Cafe umbrella
  • Pub umbrella
  • Restaurant umbrella

This is the parasol of choice for hundreds of our clients and is a hard wearing and durable against the elements. Options include heat and light to further enhance the appeal of your outside dining space.

The parasol type S16 and its model brother type S7 (flatter angle of inclination) are available in square form in the sizes 2.5×2.5m and 3x3m and the parasol 3m in round form, optionally the parasol is available in the sizes 3.5×3.5m and 4m.

The aluminium handle is integrated into the lower stroke (umbrella ring). This market umbrella type S16 has two hubs to ensure even more stability. The parasol S16 has a high-quality aluminium frame, which can be coated in anthracite and white. MDT-tex recommends a MDT-tex 260 FR or MDT-tex 300 acrylic membrane, which can be printed using different printing methods to convey advertising messages.

The tension screen of type S16 can be permanently installed via ground sleeves or stabilised via frame or steel plate stands, which enables the screen to be relocated.




MDT-Tex introduces a premium range of technical parasols, specifically tuned to customers that require an aesthetic touch to our wind-stable umbrellas. The new Home collection offers several advantages to our classic line including strong and lightweight extruded hubs, fabric protecting corner caps, a simpler and lighter tensioning system and sleek frame-base covers for mobile units. The new range of umbrellas set a new standard in terms of aesthetics and functionality without compromising any of the strength and quality standards that exist in our industrial ranges.


The textile cover is attached to the spoke ends by aluminium end caps and stainless steel bolts. The cover is replaceable and is fade, light and water resistant. It is designed to withstand all weather conditions.


  • Frame base to be loaded with concrete blocks
  • Ground tube (type 060)


  • Digital print
  • Screen print
  • Dispersion dye print


Umbrella spokes are made of rectangular aluminium sections of 30 x 20 x 2 mm. The mast is made of a round aluminium section of 60 mm. The aluminium telescope has section dimensions of 30 x 30 x 3 mm. Strut connecting hubs are made of extruded aluminium high strength profile. All parts are screwed together and the frame, the end caps, acorn, hub and the handle (anthracite) is powder coated (Polyester powder ca. 80 μ).

  • White RAL 9010 (standard)
  • Anthracite DB 703 MT GL PE


The tension mechanism of the umbrella is operated by an aluminium handle with zinc coated spring steel strap that controls an internal telescope system.


  • Open and closes with a single hub-mounted aluminium handle
  • All materials are resistant to the effects of water corrosion
  • Telescopic pole allows the umbrella to open and close above table height
  • Full aluminium umbrella
  • Electric cables are hidden from sight within four chamber column inside the centre mast
  • All struts in the open state replaceable
  • All umbrella parts recyclable
  • Designed to withstand wind speeds up to 60 km/h (with the proper ground anchorage)


  • LED lighting
  • Protective sleeve with a telescopic pole
  • Rain gutter to connect adjoining umbrellas (only square umbrellas)
  • Cover for frame base


(polyester, coating- polyurethane), Weight – 260 g/gsm, water column – >700 mm, spray test – 5/5, uv colour resistance – 6/8, breathability – 50 l/(dm2xmin); tear resitance warp – 2000 N, flame retardant up to B1 – DIN 4102-1, M1, NFPA 701 – Flat and Folded.


(polyacrylate), Weight – 300 g/gsm, water column – > 350 mm, spray test – 5/5, uv colour resistance – 7-8/8; tear resitance warp – 1450 N.