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Tarps For Africa Rolling Stock - IMG_5727

We sell PVC rollstock and HDPE Rollstock at very competitive prices.

This allows you as a customer to manufacture your own tarps.

The PVC is high frequency and heat weldable (hot air or wedge) and the HDPE is heat weldable (hot air or wedge).
Stitching with industrial grade sewing machines also works very well.

PVC comes in either 1,5m wide or 3m wide, and 50m long rolls and HDPE comes in 2m wide, 100m long rolls.

Rollstock Grades available:

  • 180GSM DHPE
  • 250GSM HDPE
  • 550GSM PVC
  • 700GSM PVC
  • 800GSM PVC
  • Others on request

All PVC is UV stabilised.
Fire retardant PVC is available as well, if specified.
We have speciality PVC for certain applications:
Pool cover PVC (higher anti-UV and anti-Fungal protection).
Grain cover PVC (cooler under tarp than regular grade).
The PVC has a high tenacity polyester base cloth, woven in the warp and weft directions, this gives it it’s tensile and tear strength.
The PVC is knife edge coated onto the base cloth (not laminated). This is a far superior method and ensure the strongest bond.

Material specs are available on request.
A high range of colours are available.Tarps For Africa Rolling Stock - IMG_5734
Amongst many other things, tarpaulins are very useful for the following:
Covering loads i.e. truck / bakkie tarps.
Covering building materails.
Grain covers (agricultural tarps)
Pool covers
Cricket pitch covers
Commodity resource covers (mine tarps)
General purpose covers.
Camping tarps
Outdoor furniture cover – to protect from water and/or dust.



Also view the PVC Information Page for more PVC Tarp specifications