What is UV damage and how does it affect your tent?
Sun damage from UV radiation is a silent killer of tent fabrics. Why does it happen, which fabrics hold up best, and how can you make your tent last longer? Our newest blog article answers these questions and so many more.
UV damage is a major factor in a tent's lifespan. For a tent that's well-maintained, sun damage will likely be the factor that determines its usable life. We conducted UV testing on a variety of fabrics to determine their resistance to UV damage. In this article we discuss how fabrics respond to prolonged sun exposure and how to mitigate UV damage to your tent to make it last as long as possible.