The Markilux 8800 canopy offers a timeless yet modern design. The cassette, guide tracks, posts and front profile complement each other perfectly for maximum elegance in a large shading system. When shade is not needed, the fabric fully retracts into the protection of the cassette.


  • Custom made to the precise dimensions of your project
  • Large scale shading system installed over or under existing structure
  • When extended, the rounded front profile sits flush with the guide tracks for a completely homogeneous appearance
  • Can be used resting on the Pergola 110’s slender support posts
  • Available in 4 standard cassette colors and 162 custom colors
  • Premium High-Tech Fabrics in hundreds of color selections


  • Maximum width per unit is 23’
  • Minimum width is 4.9’
  • Maximum extension is 23’
  • Minimum extension is 4.9’
  • Three units may be coupled for a combined maximum width of 69’
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M8800 Cassette

The M8800 offers large extensions for generous shade with particular stability, even in windy conditions. Flexible bracket options allow installation over or under existing structures such as a sunroom, trellis, arbor or other structure.

Product Features

  • M8850 offers indented guide tracks for bevel-edged canopies
  • High cover tension via two independently operating gas-piston mechanisms
  • Blocks sun’s rays from entering interiors, reducing heat and protecting furnishings
  • Cassette, guide rails and front profile are powder coated for long lasting beauty
  • Brackets with patented clip-on mechanism for ease of installation

Options and Operation

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Shade Plus Valance

Shade Plus Valance drops from front profile (manual operation) up to 8.25’ for completely customized shading, added privacy and protection from sun and wind.

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Tracfix System

Tracfix is an enclosed fabric guide system that eliminates the gap between the guide track and fabric for added stability and enhanced appearance.

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Wall Sealing Profile

A wall sealing profile with a rubber/aluminum strip eliminates the gap between awning and wall for a more finished look and added protection.

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Wind Sensor

Vibrabox wind sensor retracts awning in high wind for maximum safety.

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Operating Options

Hard wired to a switch is standard, operation with radio remote control optional.

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Anti-Corrosion Treatment

Our special anti-corrosion treatment is applied before the powder coating to all components—brackets, arms, rails, cassettes. It is recommended for all installations in harsh environments and within a half-mile of the ocean.

The M8800/8850 is offered in the following standard colors. In addition, the cassette may be custom colored in 162 Dupont RAL colors (delivery times extended).

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  • Traffic White

  • Metallic Aluminum

  • Anthracite Metallic

  • Grey Brown

Markilux offers a complete range of premium, high-tech awning fabrics for the M8800 in an unmatched range of colors. Each of our awning fabrics meets the highest standards for UV Protection, Color Fastness and Weather Resistance. For commercial installations, we can provide awning fabrics that meet the strictest US and Canadian fire codes.