A high level of flexibility, variability, and a range of cast shadow sizes make our MDT-tex sidearm umbrellas the perfect type for dynamic living spaces. Due to its unique design it provides a great deal of space under the canopy and maximum freedom of movement. It skillfully combines functionality with design: Small or large, rectangular or square – every single MDT-tex free-arm cantilever umbrella features weather-resistant materials, easy-to-replace parts, individual design and furnishing options, and aluminum and steel elements providing high mechanical strength with low weight. The maintenance-free gear mechanism is operated by a simple-to-use hand crank, making the umbrella easy to open and close above table level. The greater wind susceptibility of external pole umbrellas is no problem. The rotating pole positioned at the outer edge can bear loads of up to 200 kilograms. At the same time its oval or round profile and high-quality workmanship always ensure maximum stability.