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Shade Solutions: Rigging, Hardware, and Accessories

Well-known for rigging hardware, Ronstan also offers a comprehensive range of pulley systems for shade solutions. Ronstan hardware is designed and tested to withstand the rigors of extended use in harsh outdoor environments, providing a long and reliable service life.

Who will benefit from using Ronstan rigging hardware?

  • Umbrella and shade sail manufacturers, using Ronstan products to make high-end shade solutions.
  • Homeowners who need a basic pulley system and attachment points for their homemade deck awning, patio umbrella, or backyard shade sail.
  • Structural engineers and architectural firms designing large tensile shade structures for residential areas, playgrounds, and commercial buildings.

Whoever you are, Ronstan can help specify and provide an appropriate solution for your application and budget.

What are relevant products for shade solutions?

Load-rated and made from high quality materials and marine grade stainless steel, Ronstan provides the reliable attachment points, pulley systems, and strong connections required to create an effective, weatherproof, and properly tensioned shade sail.

Feeling the heat? Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered with a ready-made brochure highlighting some of our most popular shading products and accessories.

Shade System Rigging Guide

Best Pulleys for Tensioning Mid-Size Outdoor Shade Systems: Our Series 40 Utility Pulleys offer high working loads, low friction, and require virtually no maintenance. These blocks are the workhorses of our range and will provide many years of trouble-free service.

Versatile Connection Options for Outdoor Shade Systems: Numerous sizes, styles, and configurations of shackles, snap shackles, and sister clips are available. All made from marine grade stainless steel and load rated for peace of mind.

Permanent Attachment Points for Shade Sails and Awnings: Saddles, eyestraps, and padeyes are offered in all sizes and styles to offer the perfect fixing point for your shade system.