Residential Sun Tunnels


Information for the home owner:

I. There are two types of Sun Tunnels: Rigid Sun Tunnel and the Flexible Sun Tunnel

A. Rigid Sun Tunnel: (Energy Star Zones A B C D)

  • Solid aluminium with a 99.8% reflective surface.
  • Can be installed in almost any circumstance with elbows.
  • Comes in two sizes: 10″ and 14″
  • 10″ light coverage 150 – 200 sq. ft.
  • 14″ light coverage 200 – 325 sq. ft.
  • Advantage over flexible Sun Tunnel: stronger material and up to 60% more light
  • Maximum recommended installation length: 10″ is 14′ & 14″ is 18′
  • B. Flexible Sun Tunnel: (Energy Star Zones A B C D)

  • Easily bends around attic obstruction. (Great for DIY homeowners)
  • Comes in two sizes: 14“ and 21“
  • 14“ light coverage 150 to 200 sq. ft.
  • 21“ light coverage 200 to 325 sq. ft.
  • Disadvantage of flexible: Up to 60% less light than the rigid Sun Tunnel
  • Maximum recommended installation length: 14“ is 8` and 21“ is 12`
  • C. Accessories:

  • Electric light kit
  • Light-block shade
  • Variation of flashings including flat roofs
  • D. Note to our customers:

    Donnelly Skylights does not use the flexible Sun Tunnel since it produces approximately 60% less light than the rigid pipe. We believe the customer should receive maximum value for their dollar.

    Please take a moment to view our Product Guide 2015- Feb 2015