Solar Screens

Anchor-Ventana offers SunTex Phifer solar screens.

This a unique woven mesh that can block 80-90% of the sun’s hot rays before they enter your window.

Solar Screens absorb and dissipate the sun’s heat and glare and are excellent at protecting against annoying insects.

Fire Classification

California Technical Bulletin 117 Sec. E. (CS-191-53), NFPA 101 (Class A Rating), and IBC Section 903.1 (Class A Rating)

Bacteria & Fungal Resistance

ASTM E 2180 and ASTM G21; includes Microban antimicrobial additives

Environmental Certification

Certified to GREENGUARD and GREENGUARD Gold standards for low chemical emissions into indoor air during product usage

Lead Free

RoHS/Directive 2002/95/EC, US Consumer Product Safety Commission Section 101, ANSI/WCMA A 100.1-2007 for lead content and REACH (EC 1907/2006) compliant


10-year exterior

Standard Widths

36" (91.4cm), 48" (121.9cm), 60" (152.4cm), 72" (182.9cm) and 96" (243.8cm)

Standard Roll Length

100 Linear Feet (30.48m)


31% Polyester, 69% Vinyl on Polyester

Mesh Weight


Fabric Thickness


Openness Factor

Approximately 25%

UV Blockage

Approximately 75%

Suntex 80 Solar Optical PropertiesShading Coefficient
Solar TransmittanceSolar ReflectanceSolar Absorption1/8CL1/CL1/4HA1/2CL1CL1HA
Suntex 80 Brown225730.310.310.
Suntex 80 Black244720.330.330.
Suntex 80 Grey2624500.330.320.
Suntex 80 Stucco3139300.360.350.330.310.300.26
Suntex 80 Beige2831410.340.330.310.290.280.25
Suntex 80 Dark Bronze245710.330.330.310.280.270.24

*TS - Solar Transmittance, RS - Solar Reflectance, AS - Solar Absorption, TV - Visual Transmittance *1/8 CL = 1/8" Clear Glass, 1/4 CL = 1/4" Clear Glass, 1/4 HA = 1/4" Heat Absorbing Glass *Installed As Screens, 30-Degree Profile Angle

Give us a call at (512) 645-3157 or for more information, visit our showroom in Round Rock, TX at 1609 Chisholm Trail, Suite 100.