markilux 1700
markilux 1700 stretch
White urban villa with white awning markilux 1700 with black fabric cover and straight valance.
Folding arm awning markilux 1700 in white with dark fabric as stretch variant

markilux 1700 stretch

With two crossing folding arms for more draw than width.

Shapely details.

Optional gloss chrome elements.

Open awning markilux 1700

Whenever you want to enjoy life outdoors, the open designer awning markilux 1700 conjures up pleasant shade - or light - on your terrace or balcony. Its flowing design looks elegant and timeless. With its sturdy support tube construction and the ability to connect up to three awnings side by side, it can shade even large areas with ease. Let yourself be rewarded for so much openness with a good mood.

Your advantages

Open cassette with visible fabric provides a filigree appearance

Ideal for weather-protected installation under rafters and facade projections

Up to three awnings can be coupled side by side

Optionally with gloss chrome elements for end caps and mirrors

markilux 1700 in profile, anthracite metallic without chrome, with yellow valance

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Features of
the markilux 1700

Times quite openly and delightfully.

As an open folding-arm awning for large terraces and balconies, the markilux 1700 offers you the perfect glare and sun protection even for particularly large areas. If you like design and technology, you will like this awning: The interplay of timeless aesthetics and unique technical sophistication makes this open folding-arm awning, custom-made according to your wishes, a first-class choice for exclusive shading.

In the case of the markilux 1700, it is a large open folding-arm awning where the awning cover is not retracted into a cassette. This creates a filigree look that can be optimally integrated into the design of your facade. The aesthetic demands we place on each of our awnings are further emphasized by the high quality of all product components of the markilux 1700. This gives you a folding-arm awning for large terraces and balconies that can meet all your requirements and wishes. Learn more now.

Technical information
markilux 1700

Awning type

Open folding-arm awning

Maximum width x extension

700 x 400 cm


LED lighting options

optional polished chrome fittings

Area to be shaded

28 sqm

Cassette depth x height

236 x 217 mm

Pitch range

5° – 50°


manual operation

hard-wired motor

radio-controlled motor

smart home

Arm technology

bionic tendon

available fabric covers



smart art

perla FR

Fixture type

face / top / roof

wall sealing profile

Wind resistance class | corresponds to wind force

1-2 | 5 → 28 – 37 km/h

Lighting options

LED Line folding arms






Coupled awnings

coupled awning

frame colours

traffic white, RAL 9016

metallic aluminium, RAL 9006

grey brown, similar to RAL 8019

off-white textured finish, 5233

stone grey metallic, 5215

anthracite metallic, 5204

Havana brown textured finish, 5229

Non-standard RAL colours

Colour options

end caps and end cap inserts in polished chrome


reddot Design Award Winner 2012



markilux 1700 reference gallery.
Successful implementations at customers.

  • Folding arm awning markilux 1700 with dark frame and light fabric coupled in series
  • Folding arm awning markilux 1700 with dark frame and light fabric coupled in series
  • Folding arm awning markilux 1700 with dark frame and light fabric coupled in series on covered terrace

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Use our various markilux awning tools to make the right decision.

Through our years of experience as awning experts, we have developed many useful tools over the years that should make choosing the right awning as easy as possible for you:

  • With the markilux awning comparison you can easily & quickly compare all awning models and find the right one for you.
  • With the markilux awning configurator you individualize the awning, according to your very own wishes and can request it directly from the specialist partner.
  • With the markilux Augmented Reality App you can individualize your desired awning and visualize it live on your house wall using the latest AR technology.
  • With our markilux awning fabric finder you can overview our entire awning fabric range and order fabric samples directly to your home.

about markilux 1700

The markilux 1700 is an open folding-arm awning that provides reliable sun protection for patios and balconies. It is a robust and flexible awning that, like every markilux awning, is made exclusively for you to meet the individual requirements of your patio or balcony area.

The markilux 1700 and 1710 models differ only in a few features. The markilux 1710 is an awning with a cover cassette. The markilux 1700, on the other hand, is an open awning without a cassette. This means that the fabric cover remains open even when retracted and is therefore unprotected from the weather. For this reason, it is particularly recommended that the markilux 1700 be installed in a protected area, such as under a ceiling.

In addition to the frame colour and the cover pattern, you can add glossy chrome elements to the end caps and mirrors of the markilux 1700.

The awning markilux 1700 is one of few models that can be equipped with LED-Line in the folding arms. Depending on the desired brightness, the LED-Line can be dimmed. Thus, the lighting creates an atmospheric ambience on the terrace and sets beautiful light accents.

The markilux 1700 model is available in the stretch variant, which allows awnings with larger draws to be realized with smaller widths at the same time. Due to a special arm technology, in which the folding arms cross each other, a wide extension of the awning is possible despite narrow width. So optimal for niches, narrow balconies or small terraces.

If you want to cover a larger width, it is advisable to couple three markilux 1700 with each other. In this way, a maximum total width of 1950 cm is possible. However, the stretch variant is not available as a coupled awning.

No, it is recommended to retract the markilux 1700 in strong wind or rain to avoid damage to the awning cover or the mechanics. However, the awning can remain extended in light rain and moderate wind.

A wall sealing profile is available for the markilux 1700 model. The gap between the wall and the awning can thus be closed.

The markilux 1700 can be controlled manually or electrically: by winding handle, switch, remote control or app. Integration into your smart home is no problem. In addition to the above-mentioned operating options, there is also the possibility of weather-dependent control of your awning.

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