A Reflectorized Tarpaulin is a protective sheet used for temporary shelter.
- It is a specialized form of Tarpaulin.
A reflectorized tarpaulin is a large reinforced aluminized sheet which reduces incoming radiation by reflection
- A standard reflectorized tarpaulin measures 5x10 meters.
- There are grommets around the edges to serve as tie-down or anchor points.
A reflectorized tarpaulin is most commonly used to construct or protect temporary shelters, or to protect vehicles, equipment and supplies. A reflectorized tarpaulin is relatively light and flimsy compared to a standard tarpaulin manufactured from a heavy fabric but covers a far larger area.
A reflectorized tarpaulin has a shiny, highly visible surface.
A reflectorized tarpaulin offers little protection against Laser Weapons.
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