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Old 11-09-2017, 06:12 AM
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What are camping tents made of?
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Most camping tents are made out of some sort of nylon or its side products. In order to make nylon completely waterproof, materials such as silicone, acrylic or polyurethane are added.
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The tent usually made out of some sort of nylon and something related to it. If they want to make it a waterproof tent then they use silicone and polythene.
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Tent fabric may be made of many materials including cotton (canvas), nylon, felt and polyester. Cotton absorbs water, so it can become very heavy when wet, but the associated swelling tends to block any minute holes so that wet cotton is more waterproof than dry cotton.

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Tents are made out of waterproof material and generally its nylon with other bits and pieces. Concrete Driveway Wollongong
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Most camping tents are made out of some sort of nylon or its side products. In order to make nylon completely waterproof, materials such as silicone, acrylic or polyurethane are added.
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Larger frame tents and many trailer tents will be made from cotton canvas but will have a heavy Poly Vinyl Chloride (PVC) coating on the roof to make them strong and waterproof. The only drawback of this is the added weight and a slight tendency for condensation for form on the plastic coated fabric.

The vast majority of tents are water-resistant, which means they will resist or slow down the penetration of the rain but this is not the same as waterproof. While some tents are waterproof, water-resistant tents will need waterproofer added to become “waterproof”.

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