For the purposes of comfort and safety, awnings can be equipped with various automatics:
1. Wind automatics Somfy Eolis
Operating principle: measures wind speed and shuts the awning if wind strength exceeds a limit set. Used on window and terrace awnings to avoid the breaking of the awnings in the case of a strong wind.
2. Sun and wind automatics Somfy Soliris
Operating principle: measures wind speed and light strength, the awning opens if light strength exceeds a limit set, and shuts if light strength drops or wind strength exceeds a limit set. The sun automatics can be disabled if the awning is used for protection from rain. Used on both window and terrace awnings in case one of the functions of the awning is to cover the window from sunlight.
3. Time-lag relay Somfy Chronis
Operating principle: opening and shutting the awning at times specified. Various programming options.