So…you’re thinking of using stakes with our stakeless sunshade? Don’t worry, we won’t call you blasphemers or take any offense. The great thing is that you can setup our sunshades pretty much anywhere. On a sunny Florida day that is nearing 4,000° F, we set up our Otentik in the backyard and let the kids loose with hoses. If you’re wondering what the melting point for a sunshade is, I can assure you that 4,000° F might be pushin’ it.
We’ve also seen sunshades attached to trees, the side of a house and even an APC. Not every setup will require the sand bags (or canvas bags, for rocky areas). And sometimes stakes are just quicker and you want to start relaxing and having fun already.
It’s really not rocket science here, but that didn’t stop me from nearly getting impaled once by my garden stake, as it flew past my head at mach 3. OK…I may be exaggerating a bit here. Continue reading