Skylight 2 FlexShade

Product Description

Skylight 2 FlexShade offers motorized solar control for very large skylight applications. This window shade protects against solar heat gain and controls glare, protecting staff and furnishings from overhead sunlight, while creating a comfortable work environment.

Product Specs

  • Available in sizes up to 13' wide x 20' high (396 cm x 610 cm), depending on fabric selection.
  • Install at any angle, as long as rollers are level and parallel to the floor.
  • Light gap 2-7/8" (73 mm) on three sides-variable gap due to fabric bundle diameter on roller end.
  • Draw-cable/guide-cable brackets provided with pulley assemblies.
  • Nylon coated cables are low-stretch, high-fatigue.
  • Built-in pulley assemblies for routing of draw cable.
  • Guide cables 3/16" (5 mm).
  • Draw cables 1/16" (2 mm).
  • Horizontal spring steel stays to withstand reasonable air pressure differentials and gravity.
  • Adapter bracket white powder coat finish.
  • Endcaps 5-13/16" x 5-13/16" (130 cm x 130 cm).
  • Spline attached fabric.
  • Product designed for interior use.

ANSI/WCMA A100.1 Compliance

If clutch-operated roller shades are installed in an environment where it's possible that young children will be present, they should comply with ANSI/WCMA A100.1, the Standard for Safety of Window Coverings.

If the shades that you purchase need to comply with this standard, it is your responsibility to inform Draper and opt-in to receive compliant products at time of order.

Compliant window shades will include:

  • Pre-installed spring-loaded chain tension device with bead chain threaded through it
  • Approved permanent warning label attached
  • Approved mechanical fasteners for the tension device included

If the tension device is not installed properly, or becomes unattached from the mounting surface, the shade will be rendered partially inoperable. If installed properly, the tension device will prevent the creation of a hazardous loop and will maintain tension on the bead chain. The tension device and label require tools to be removed.


The testing required by the WCMA for products to comply with safety standard A100.1 includes:

  • UV stability testing - AATCC Test Method 16 for UV Stability
  • Impact testing - ASTM D5420
  • Bead chain durability testing
  • Operation cycle testing - 3,000 cycles per the standard

Draper's spring loaded tension device passed the requirements of these tests.

WCMA compliant hangtag warning label

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