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A louvered awning used over windows; the metal blades are angled to permit good vision downward and horizontally while preventing the sun, at higher elevations, from striking the window.
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SKIA GmbH is a manufacturer and distributor of high quality sunblind systems based in Cologne, Germany.
It is based upon an UV sensor operating in the sunblind area and controlled by probably the first operational neural-net software solution in the world.
For instance, outer passengers in the second row have drop down trays and little personal reading lights, mesh sunblinds that unfurl from the door to cover their side windows and ventilation controls that adjust for direction and fan speed.
A sunblind is drawn up on the window, the first day at your new villa.
It is also available as a new Executive model for 2014 that provides 4.7 inches of extra rear-seat legroom, ventilated seats and an electronic roll-up sunblind.
The mini family hatchback has plenty of appeal, both inside and out, with its smart alloys, tinted windows and massive panoramic roof complete with electric sunblind.
However, for those days when the sun is low in the sky, a sliding sunblind incorporating two sun visors, can easily be pulled forward to obscure some of the glass.
However, for those days when the sun is low in the sky, a sliding sunblind incorporating two sun visors can easily be pulled forward to obscure some of the glass.
There is also a Thatcham category 1 alarm, Carminat TomTom, climate control, electrically heated and folding door mirrors, beige leather upholstery, metallic paint, rear parking sensors and Storage Pack, which is a sunglasses holder, rear sunblind and under parcel-shelf garment carrier.
There is also a very effective electric sunblind. Handily, the motor for this is controlled by a switch located on the centre console near the hand brake, making it accessible to both the front and back-seat occupants.
There is also a new electrically controlled sunblind that offers better shading than the previous one.
Window SOX is a new type of sunblind that is custom made to fit snugly over the frame of the rear doors of your car, like a sock!