Arguably the best synthetic for a tent, polyester is hard wearing and requires less immediate care – although the tent should still be stored clean and dry. Its light weight and low bulk are perfect for when transport and storage space are limited and make pitching much easier. User friendly properties coupled with relatively low economic price tag make polyester a good fabric for family use.
This guide was developed with Outwell, experts in tents and other camping equipment. You can find more information in our other guides, or by visiting their website.
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