The Lotus parasol is an innovative, easy to use and stylish design. This parasol features a cast aluminium crank - with one simple crank, you can turn the parasol 360 degrees and open/close it with ease. The Lotus can also be tilted backwards and forwards. The base is included weight for this parasol is 50kg when filled.. The parasol's Material Class = 1, meaning that it's 100% Polyester, 220g, UPF 30+ and has a water resistant/dirt repelling coating. Available in grey or taupe.