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asked in category: General Last Updated: 8th May, 2020

What is the diameter of a patio umbrella pole?

The most common size umbrella pole is 1.5” in diameter, but can range anywhere from 1 1/8 to 3” depending on the type and size you order.

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Then, how do I know what size patio umbrella I need?

How to Measure a Patio Umbrella

  1. Open the patio umbrella so that its shade canopy is fully extended.
  2. Using a tape measure, measure along one of the rib arms on the top of the patio umbrella from the center to the outside edge.
  3. Multiply that number by two and this will give you the correct size of the patio umbrella.

Additionally, what is a standard size umbrella? Time was that the regular-size umbrella, 40 inches to 48 inches in diameter, ruled the market.

Keeping this in view, how heavy should a base be for a 9 foot umbrella?

A good way to determine the minimum weight for your umbrella stand is to multiply the width of your umbrella canopy by 10. For example, for a 7.5' umbrella we recommend using a 75 lb. umbrella stand; a 9' umbrella will require at least an 90 lb.

Can you use a patio umbrella without a table?

Outdoor Umbrella Stand Weights 100+ lbs will support any free standing umbrella. Heavier stands are recommended when using an umbrella without a table, in very windy areas, or with a tilt option. There are several kinds of material to choose from such as granite, resin, and cast iron.

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