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Introducing the Ostrich Wing Awning by Big Country 4x4, South Africa. 120 square feet of shade in 30 seconds. Unmatched strength. Designed, tried and tested in the African Savannah since 2008.
Constructed of 12.2 oz rip-block canvas, treated for UV protection and rot proofing. Designed as a sun shade, all seams are sealed to provide reasonable protection from rain. A welded aluminum truss designed is supported on nylon bushes. This cantilevered awning is made for the toughest adventures, this will not break in a breeze and is backed by a 2 year warranty.
The Ostrich Wing is designed to be used without support legs in no wind or mild wind settings. In gusty conditions the single telescopic support pole should be deployed and the frame tied down using the frame-mounted eyelets provided. 2 further support poles are available extras. In adverse conditions it is advised to pack the awning away. At no point should the awning be left unattended open without anchoring.
Mounted weight: 57 lbs
Mounted length: 104"
Mounting: This is a significant awning and it requires a robust roof rack, load bar setup or truck canopy mounting point for safe installation. We provide 2 x M8 channel horizontal mountable T-brackets for two mount points which must be min. 71" apart. If this is not possible plan on adding a 3rd T-bracket. For all welded roof racks a stabilizing rear mounted Z-bracket is supplied. A forward mounted Z-bracket is required for additional stability for roof racks assembled with river nuts and bolts. Not mounting the Z-brackets will result in eventual failure of the roof rack.
For tubular style roof racks a tubular mount strong enough to maintain positional stability is required.
Available in RH and LH configuration.
Side Panels in two heights
LED light kit
Additional support poles
Rain strap kit to avoid pooling