Operating Systems

Powerview™ Automation

Powerview™ Automation

The latest innovation that fits perfectly with today’s connected lifestyle. PowerView™ automation by Luxaflex® enables intelligent, automation across our proprietary softshade window coverings with a simple press of a button, tap of a mobile device or by scheduling Scenes that will automatically activate throughout the day. Wireless RF technology features increased range, two-way communication. A PowerView™ App which is intuitive and dynamic providing the ultimate in connectivity with the setting of Scenes.

Suitable for: Duette®, Silhouette®

Powerview™ Remote Control

Powerview™ Remote Control

The PowerView™ remote control module provides control at the touch of a button. Personalised control options. The Remote Control Module allows for shades to be operated in groups or individually through the proprietary RF signal. The Remote Control Module is available in black or white and features an array of functions including six programmable channels, stop buttons, vane open/close buttons and a favourites position which defults to 50% open. The remote control module can be teamed up with either a hand held Pebble® or Surface Wall Mount.

Suitable for: Duette®, Silhouette®

Powerview™ Scene Controller

Powerview™ Scene Controller

In addition to mobile device control, PowerView™ automation provides the next level in control with the option of a Scene Controller Module allowing for instant control of Scenes stored in the PowerView™ Hub. This module can be used in conjunction with a PowerView™ Hub and provides an alternative to mobile device control via the PowerView™ App. The Scene Controller is available in Black or White and can be teamed with seven pebble colours or wall mounted with the PowerView™ surface.

Suitable for: Duette®, Silhouette®

Standard cord lock

Standard cord lock

The most common operating system The shade is raised by pulling a long cord. Shade can be locked in place at the desired height with a sideways pull; another sideways pull releases the cord and lowers the shade to the chosen level.

Suitable for: Aluminium venetians, Wooden venetians, Woodmates® venetians, Duette®, Duette® architella®, Pleated blinds

EasyRise

EasyRise

A continuous looped cord that is pulled in one direction to raise the shade and the other way to lower. Can be installed with a cord tensioner that neatly holds the bottom of the loop in place against the window frame.

Suitable for: Duette®, Duette® architella®

UltraGlide

UltraGlide

A single self-retracting cord to raise or lower. As the cord is pulled it works with a crank inside the head rail to wind the shade upwards in stages, while the cord retracts to its original position after each pull. Pull to the side to release and lower.

Suitable for: Duette®, Duette® architella®

PowerRise Platinum

PowerRise Platinum

Wireless motorised shade automation that raises or lowers with the touch of a button on a remote control. The system is powered by a battery wand fitted with standard AA alkaline batteries or with a power adaptor plugged into a standard plug socket.

Suitable for: Duette®, Duette® architella®, Luminette®

LightRise

LightRise

This system lets you move the shade up or down by hand without cords or visible mechanics. The sprung retraction system inside the head rail is balanced, so the shade stays in position at the height you leave it.

Suitable for: Duette®, Duette® architella®

EasyRise® Cord Loop

EasyRise® Cord Loop

A continuous looped cord that allows for adjustment of the fabric vanes from open to closed and anywhere in between. The degree of maximum vane closure varies slightly from the top to the bottom of the shade.

Suitable for: Silhouette®

Ultraglide® 2 Click and Walk Away

Ultraglide® 2 Click and Walk Away

A retractable cord system, to lower the shade and open vanes, pull cord towards the centre and down in long even strokes. As the cord is pulled it works with a crank inside the head rail to wind the shade upwards in stages, while the cord retracts to its original position after each pull. Pull to the side to release and lower.

Suitable for: Silhouette®

Classic chain drive

Classic chain drive

Easy to operate, chain drive allows you to raise and lower your blinds using a chain from either side and can be face fitted or in-reveal mounted. Chains are available in colours and metal options.

Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens, Roman Blinds, Vertical blinds

Twin brackets

Twin brackets

Twin brackets allow you to combine two different fabrics in one rollershade system, such as sunscreen for daytime and blockout for night-time.

Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens

8 Spring assist operation

8 Spring assist operation

The spring assist mechanism employs a booster system that's fitted directly onto the rollershade chain control. This operation ensures smooth and light operation of larger blind sizes and weights.

Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens

Linked blind system

Linked blind system

The linked roller blind system lets you operate blinds with the one control. It's ideal for wide areas, such as sliding and bi-folding doors.

Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens

EOS track system

EOS track system

The EOS® Tracking System is an extruded aluminium alloy section 45mm deep by 25mm high. A clutch mechanism is incorporated to turn slats and prevent damage to the mechanism. The narrow vane travellers are completely drawn against the end cap when the blind is opened, so that the vane stack is reduced to a minimum. The vane stack can be moved to the opposite side of the track by releasing the end stop.

Suitable for: Vertical blinds

Q-Motion Automation

Q-Motion Automation

Powered by D-sized alkaline batteries - the ones you buy at the supermarket - the Luxaflex Q-motion system operates rollershades quietly and smoothly. The batteries are located within the roller tube, so there's no bulky machinery to disguise. Control is handled by the Q-motion remote or by downloading an app to an iPhone or iPad.
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Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens

1 Channel Remote

1 Channel Remote

A single channel remote control and multiple blinds can be programmed to a single remote for group control.

Suitable for: Rollershades

7 Channel Remote

7 Channel Remote

A multi-channel remote control. Up to 6 individual channels. Channel 7 is an "all" operation.

Suitable for: Rollershades

Timer Remote

Timer Remote

Up to six different event settings. Custom days and time. Simple to programme with any windows PC. Long life convenient CR 2032.3V. Lithium coin cell battery. Use blinds as any alarm clock.

Suitable for: Rollershades

Panel glide track system

Panel glide track system

The Panel Glide track system offers whisper quiet operation and technical features that ensure operation with the lightest touch. The headrail is an extruded aluminium alloy section in powder coated white. The headrail height is 28mm and the depth varies between 45mm and 138mm, depending on the number of channels required.

Suitable for: Panel Glide

Cable Guide System

Cable Guide System

The Cable Guide External Screen system is a great contemporary Straight Drop option ideal for sun and UV protection, air flow and where channels are not suitable. The cables are made of high tensile 2.5mm 316 grade marine stainless steel, making them perfect for coastal applications. Evo Cable Tensioner set has been designed for adjusting at the bottom of the External Screen thereby reducing the need to be up a ladder. Can be installed in face or side fit situations. 

Suitable for: External Sunscreens

Side Tension Channel

Side Tension Channel

The Side Tension Channel is a premium and versatile Straight Drop option ideal for sun and UV protection, insect resistance, windy applications, enclosing a balcony, as well as light and heat control. The fabric is tensioned by utilising a floating channel and is ideal for enclosing courtyards, patios or balconies, essentially adding an extra room to the home as well as eliminating fabric blowouts. 

Suitable for: External Sunscreens

Straight Drop System

Straight Drop System

A Straight Drop External Screen system is a traditional External Screen style that uses no guides making it ideal for sun and UV protection, air flow and where channels are not suitable. The External Screen is strapped down to a railing or floor. The absence of side channels or cable guides means it is priced as an entry level product for the Luxaflex® Evo External Screen System.

Suitable for: External Sunscreens

Locking Bolts

Locking Bolts

Locking bolts can be used to secure the External Screen at the ends of the bottom rail. With the Straight Drop External Screen, you can use locking bolts to either insert into a reveal/post situation or alternatively use a breeching staple on the ground or balcony for the bolt to slide under.

Suitable for: External Sunscreens

Hold Down Strap

Hold Down Strap

Hold down straps can be used to hold the External Screen down to a railing or floor at various points across the width of the Screen giving maximum flexibility for installation.

Suitable for: External Sunscreens

Automated tilt/raise and auto-tilt

Automated tilt/raise and auto-tilt

The blind is operated by a built in electric motor. There is a choice of switches, group operation, infrared remote, radio remote or solar control. 50mm blinds are operated by 240V motors. Auto Tilt option allows you to adjust the operation of the slat only with a battery operated motor and remote.

Suitable for: Aluminium venetians

Cord and wand

Cord and wand

The combined Wand/Cord traverses the fabrics through a cord operation. Twist the wand to rotate the vanes. The Wand/Cord always stays in the same position, unlike the travelling wand.

Suitable for: Panel Glide, Aluminium venetians, Luminette®, Vertical blinds

Somfy® MyLink

Somfy® MyLink

A plug-in interface to receive instruction from your smart phone to control RTS motorised products.

Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens

Somfy® Situo 1 RTS remote

Somfy® Situo 1 RTS remote

A one channel remote control with up, down and stop functions. <<My>> Favourite Position. Available in four colours.

Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens

Somfy® Situo 2 RTS remote

Somfy® Situo 2 RTS remote

A two channel remote control with up, down and stop functions. <<My>> Favourite Position on each channel or group channel. Available in four colours.

Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens

Somfy® Situo 5 RTS remote

Somfy® Situo 5 RTS remote

A five channel remote control with up, down and stop functions. <<My>> Favourite Position on each channel or group channel. Available in four colours.

Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens

Somfy® Tube RTS

Somfy® Tube RTS

A four channel remote control with up, down and stop functions. <<My>> Favourite Position on each channel or group channel.

Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens

Somfy® Wirefree 28 RTS Battery Motor

Somfy® Wirefree 28 RTS Battery Motor

Without any wire, the easy-to-fit motorisation for small and medium roll up applications. The WIREFREE 28 RTS is Powered by batteries, solar pack or power supply. In one click move the blind to your favourite position.

Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens

Somfy® Wirefree 28 RTS with Solar Panel

Somfy® Wirefree 28 RTS with Solar Panel

Without any wire, the easy-to-fit motorisation for small and medium roll up applications. The WIREFREE 28 RTS is Powered by batteries and solar pack. In one click move the blind to your favourite position.

Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens

Somfy® Mains Power

Somfy® Mains Power

12V mains supply power option and direct plug to the motor.

Suitable for: Rollershades, External Sunscreens

Somfy automation

Somfy automation

Hard-wired automation using a 240V motor integrated in the headrail. Controlled by a wall switch or remote control. The cone mechanism ensures that the blinds remain perfectly horizontal at all times while they are being raised and lowered. Can be wired into home automation systems.

Suitable for: Rollershades, Sunscreens, Aluminium venetians, Wooden venetians, Woodmates® venetians

Travelling Wand

Travelling Wand

Cordless system for an uncluttered appearance and enhanced child safety. Simply push or pull the wand to traverse the shade, and twist to rotate the vanes.

Suitable for: Panel Glide, Luminette®, Vertical blinds

Cord lock and pulley

Cord lock and pulley

A cord lock and pulley system mounted on timber headrail allows blinds to be raised and lowered. Larger blinds are fitted with chain control.

Suitable for: Roman Blinds

Standard hinged

Standard hinged

Applicable only to shutters, the standard hinged option is suitable for small to medium window widths, and can consist of one or more rectangular shutter panels hinged in a variety of configurations.

Suitable for: Shutters

Sliding on track

Sliding on track

Sliding applications require the use of a top track and either bottom guides or a bottom track. The panels do not open or bi-fold, but rather slide left to right on either one or two tracks. The sliding system allows you to cover wide widths, and is a wonderful way to treat sliding doors to match the rest of your windows.

Suitable for: Shutters

Hinged bi-fold & bi-fold on track

Hinged bi-fold & bi-fold on track

There are two bi-fold styles, depending on the widths and heights of your window. The first option uses the same frame configurations as the standard hinged style, with one panel bi-folding off another. For larger applications, bi-fold on track options are available.

Suitable for: Shutters

Crank Handle

Crank Handle

Awnings that can be retracted or rolled up can be operated manually with a crank handle. Manufactured from zinc coated steel and available in lengths of 1000mm, 1200mm, 1400mm, and 2000mm

Suitable for: Fabric awnings