SBF SHADE NET/SHADE CLOTH the revolutionary ALL WEATHER shade net provides the ultimate in all-weather protection against the harsh elements of sun, rain, hail, snow and wind.

SBF SHADE NET is available in a variety of attractive colours and this stylish and practical fabric will enhance the appearance of your outdoor surroundings, whilst transforming and protecting your valuable assets.

After 10 years of extensive research and testing, SBF SHADE NET was developed as a result of on-going commitment to our Research and Development policy. THE SBF SHADE NET has grown in popularity since its launch and has a niche market in fixed-awning, carport and shade sail structures.


The SBF SHADE NET has many commercial and domestic applications, including:

Industrial and commercial car lots, carports, boat parks, car wash bays, valet parking areas, vehicle, boat and trailer covers.

Rain protection for golf driving ranges, tennis, soccer, rugby, athletic and function venues.

Awnings, shade sails and shade for outdoor restaurants, shopping centres, bars, walkways, bus stops and specialized building enhancement.

Technical Specifications:

The SBF SHADE NET has a 5 year manufacturer’s warranty against UV degradation

Knitted shade fabric of High Density Polyethylene – SATAS Quality approved

Ultraviolet stabilized polyethylene

280 grams per square metre

3.0 metre

33 Metres and 50 Meters (Standard lengths)

Supplied to order

616 N (Warp)

1143 N (Weft)

50kg Warp (min)

120kg Weft (min)

Test method 50mm strips extended to point of failure

250 kPa (min) Test method SABS 1703

2500 kPa    AS 2001.2.4-1990 method B