DESIGN GUIDE

 

ARE YOU CONSIDERING ADDING OUTDOOR BLINDS TO YOUR HOME?

 

HERE, YOU CAN LEARN EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW OUR PRODUCTS, HOW THEY COMPARE AND HOW TO CHOOSE THE PERFECT PRODUCT FOR YOUR EXACT SCENARIO AND REQUIREMENTS.

 

THE 3 TYPES OF BLIND OPERATION

SPRING ASSISTED

A pre-tensioned spring sits hidden inside the top roller; you simply pull the blind up and down to the desired position.

 

Quick and easy to use.

 

 

RECOMMENDED FOR BLINDS UP TO 3.5M IN WIDTH.

 

SYSTEMS WITH THIS OPERATION:

- AUTO LOCK AWNINGS

- THE RETRACTABLE

-TWIST LOCK CHANNEL

 

GEARBOX OPERATED

Simply wind and down using the removable handle. This sleek design is easy to use and allows for fabric tensioning.

 

Ideal for blinds that are too high to reach or for those bend to lift the outdoor blind.

 

RECOMMENDED FOR ALL BLIND SIZES.

 

SYSTEMS WITH THIS OPERATION:

-STRAIGHT DROP CRANK

- WIRE GUIDE

- HEAVY DUTY CHANNEL

- ZIPLOCK

MOTORISED

As simple as the press of a button on the remote control, the blind can be positioned at any height. Whisper quiet.

 

Ideal for operating more than one blind at a time or for connecting your outdoor blind to a wind sensor or your home automation system.


SUITABLE FOR ALL BLIND SIZES.

 

SYSTEMS WITH THIS OPERATION:

- WIRE GUIDE

- HEAVY DUTY CHANNEL

- ZIPLOCK

 

PROTECTION

When you are choosing an Outdoor blind for your area it is important to factor its functionality

and primary purpose and how effective it will be at blocking the sun, wind, rain or insects.

SUN PROTECTION

All Ozrite outdoor blinds increase protection against the sun, while also reducing glare.

 

Another benefit to limiting the amount of light filtering inside is the positive impact it can have in prolonging the life decks and outdoor furniture.

 

SYSTEMS WITH THIS FEATURE:

- AUTO LOCK AWNINGS

- THE RETRACTABLE

-TWIST LOCK CHANNEL

-STRAIGHT DROP CRANK

- WIRE GUIDE

- HEAVY DUTY CHANNEL

- ZIPLOCK

RAIN PROTECTION

All Ozrite outdoor blinds break the impact of rain by creating a protective barrier that provides extra shelter even when it rains.

 

This ensures you can enjoy your outdoor area all year round, even in wet weather.

 

SYSTEMS WITH THIS FEATURE:

- AUTO LOCK AWNINGS

- THE RETRACTABLE

-TWIST LOCK CHANNEL

-STRAIGHT DROP CRANK

- WIRE GUIDE

- HEAVY DUTY CHANNEL

- ZIPLOCK

WIND PROTECTION

Selected systems in the Ozrite outdoor blind range are suited to high wind areas and can withstand winds of up to 70km/h.

 

This feature is ideal coastal areas or in locations subject to high winds.

 

SYSTEMS WITH THIS FEATURE:

- STRAIGHT DROP CRANK

- HEAVY DUTY CHANNEL

- ZIPLOCK

INSECT PROTECTION

Selected systems in the Ozrite outdoor blind range can help you keep out those pesky insects.

 

Systems equipped with channels create a side barrier keeping out uninvited guests allowing you to enjoy your area without insects buzzing around.

 

SYSTEMS WITH THIS FEATURE:

-TWIST LOCK CHANNEL

- HEAVY DUTY CHANNEL

- ZIPLOCK

SIDE CHANNELS & TRACKS

All Ozrite outdoor blinds can be secured to prevent the blind flapping in the wind.

Some have stainless steel dog clips whist others have side Channels or Tracks.

 

Channels and Tracks act as a guide for the base rail allowing it to be secured at any vertical height,

they also close the area in as they cover the gaps between the post/wall and the fabric completely closing the area off.

 

These blinds require the opening to have a post or wall to attach the Channel/Tracks to vertically.

 

SIDE CHANNELS

Side Channels are in the shape of the letter U and cover the gap between the post/wall and the fabric, they also act as a guide for the base rail and provide a locking point for the blinds base rail at any vertical height.

 

 

SYSTEMS WITH THIS FEATURE:

-TWIST LOCK CHANNEL

- HEAVY DUTY CHANNEL

 

 

SIDE TRACKS

Side Tracks come in two parts, an outer side channel which is attached to the post/wall and the track insert which has a slotted groove in it, this groove physically holds the fabric in on the sides creating a complete weather and insect proof seal capable of withstanding winds of up to 70km/h.

 

The track insert can also be used to level out of square openings.

 

SYSTEMS WITH THIS FEATURE:

- ZIPLOCK

 

 

SIZE SPECIFICATIONS  

Its important to know the limitations of the outdoor blind system based on the sizes required.

 


PRODUCT OVERVIEW

AUTO LOCK AWNING

Ideal for windows, the arms project off the wall to allow for ventilation. Guide rods on the sides allow for multiple stop positions. Overlap the window by 100mm on each side to minimise light gaps.

THE RETRACTABLE

Suited to smaller openings not in high wind areas.

 

Easy to pull up and down and comes as standard with stainless steel snap locks to secure in multiple positions.

STRAIGHT DROP CRANK

The most versatile blind we have, suited for larger expanses or windy areas. This system can be mounted between posts/walls, on the face of a beam or to the underside of a ceiling and comes with stainless steel snap locks to secure and tension.

WIRE GUIDE

Ideal for scenarios where there are no posts or walls to secure the base rail to, the pre-tensioned wires on the sides act as a guide for the base-rail, This means the blind can be stopped at any height.

TWIST LOCK CHANNEL

Suited to smaller openings not in high wind areas.

 

The side channels cover the gap between the post/wall and the fabric.The Twist Lock is easy to use and can be secured at any height, by simply pulling the base-rail down and twisting to lock.

HEAVY DUTY CHANNEL

Ideal for larger expanses or in windy areas, the side channels cover the gap between the inside of the post/wall and the fabric.

 

The Heavy Duty Channel can be secured at any position and tensioned to withstand windy conditions.

ZIPLOCK

The unique side retention system keeps the fabric locked in on the sides while allowing it to guide at every position.

 

This creates a complete inset/weather proof barrier and is rated to withstand winds of up to 70km/h.


FABRIC SELECTION

When choosing a fabric for your new outdoor blinds the amount and type of protection will dictate

which material is best. We offer two types designed to suit any application.

 

Our fabrics are are made to world leading standards designed to tackle the harsh Australian climate 

and best of all they are backed by our 10-year warranty.

 

SUNSCREEN 95

The Sunscreen range is by far the most popular choice, it is a good all year round fabric and blocks 95% of Sun, Wind and Rain.

 

It allows you to keep your view whilst reducing glare and creates some privacy from the outside looking in.

 

Available in 10 Designer Colours.

 

SYSTEMS AVAILABLE IN THIS FABRIC:

AUTO LOCK ARM, HEAVY DUTY CHANNEL, STRAIGHT DROP CRANK, THE RETRACTABLE, TWIST LOCK CHANNEL, WIRE GUIDE & ZIPLOCK

 

PRIVACY 99

The Privacy range as the name would suggest is designed for those who need a little bit more privacy, it blocks 99% of Sun, Wind and Rain.

 

A little bit harder to see out, the tighter weave gives that little bit more privacy from the outside looking in.

 

Available in 6 Designer Colours.

 

SYSTEMS AVAILABLE IN THIS FABRIC:

AUTO LOCK ARM, HEAVY DUTY CHANNEL, STRAIGHT DROP CRANK, WIRE GUIDE & ZIPLOCK

 

 

POWDER COATED HARD WARE COLOURS

Available powder coated hardware and frame colours.