For use with the Tuuci Hexagon Shade Platform, Tuuci Razor Shade Platform or Mid-Century Sunshade, the concrete-filled Mobile Stand has Tuff-Wheels™ for easy mobility. Not recommended for use through the opening of a table (see the stationary stand options for through-table usage), the 95-pound Mobile Stand is contract quality. As with any umbrella, it's advisable to keep our Tuuci and Mid-Century Shade products in a Tuuci Stand. Made in U.S.A.
Concrete-filled aluminum with Tuff-Wheel™ extension.
Born and raised in Coral Gables, Florida, Dougan Clarke's upbringing by the ocean has informed his approach to design. "Nature," says Clarke, "in all its wondrous forms and raw beauty, has inspired me through the years and brought me endless joy." Self-taught, Clarke spent 10 years in the marine manufacturing industry, where he gained an expert's understanding of the materials and engineering needed to withstand the corrosive effects of the sea, salt and sun. He combined that with his experience in leisure furnishings to launch Tuuci ("The Ultimate Umbrella Company, Inc.") in 1998.
Clarke says that the goal of Tuuci is to "complement the comfort and accessibility of natural environments through shade architecture." His aim was nothing less than to "redefine what was previously known as an 'umbrella."... Read more >