We show you a quick tutorial on how to use a solar sail for balcony or terrace sew myself, and can build up.
Solar sail for balcony and terrace sew myself materials
So you have a solar sail for balcony or terrace able to sew, you must first the dimensions determine, depending on the available surface area is also matching the selected shape – rectangular or triangular. We recommend for the beginner a triangular Form, which is easier to sew and Stringing.
Only then you should take the necessary materials to buy:
Awning fabric – do you always buy approx. 8% less material than the dimensions from the balcony/ terrace. Example – they have a terrace with dimensions 4 metres X 2 metres wide, then you need a solar panel dimensions approx. 3,70 X 1.80 M.
3 D-rings, 3 Carabiner chop, 3 cable tensioner/Optional strap or stainless steel spring/, 3 shackles with a bolt for the Cover Mechanism. In this regard, you can look at the hardware store to advise you in detail, so you find the Fitting. At best, but if you choose accessories from stainless steel.
You also need to sewing machine, scissors, pins, yardstick, ruler.
Fold the fabric in the shape of a triangle and test for security site, the dimensions are correct and that the Cover Mechanism will work. Cut the fabric in the Form of a triangle, sew a hem, attach the D-rings on the three clamping points and the 3 shackles with a bolt on the house Facade/ optional post/. It only remains the solar sail for balcony and terrace to cover this task must be of at least 2 persons to be done.