Truck Tarp Fabric

High Performance Coated Fabric

Truck-tarp-OPTM2-1.jpgShelter-Rite® fabric, designed and produced by Seaman Corporation, has proven its superior strength and performance in truck tarps the world over. Our proprietary weaving and coating system is unmatched in the industry and ensures that you get the ultimate in tarp performance and cost efficiency. Choose from one of our many standard colors or have one custom-made. Either way your fabric is designed to withstand the rigors of the open road. Plus, every yard of Shelter-Rite fabric is backed by over 60 years of field-tested technology and customer care.

Product Options

Seaman Corporation’s Shelter-Rite fabrics offer the broadest range of performance options in the industry. Choose from our light but durable 10 ounce fabrics, or our heavy-duty 22 ounce styles. All styles come in polyester or nylon and all deliver high performance results. Choose from the following list to receive technical product data for each of our Shelter-Rite truck tarp styles. This data is provided to assist you in deciding which material is right for your needs.

22 oz. Polyester 22 oz. Nylon
18 oz. Polyester 18 oz. Nylon
14 oz. Polyester 14 oz. Nylon
10 oz. Polyester 10 oz. Nylon
7 oz. Polyester MSDS


Retractable Truck Tarp Fabric


Our engineered truck tarp fabric is designed with today's popular retractable system in mind.  Don't settle for a commodity fabric.  Seaman's flexible composite utilizes the latest fabric and chemistry technologies to provide outstanding properties.

  • Available in standard and custom colors.
  • Made & stocked in USA for shorter delivery times.
  • Printable surface.
  • Superior cleanability.
  • Cold flexibility at extreme temperatures.
  • Excellent weldability to ensure seam strength.
  • Handling Ease.

Spec Sheet 3818 GALTC

Spec Sheet 5818 GALTC




Shelter-Rite® Retractable Truck Tarp (pdf)

The February 2017 issue of Specialty Fabrics Review magazine featured an article about increasing demands for truck covers and tarps that offer weather protection and driver convenience. “More Than Covered”, by Maura Keller takes a closer look at the manufacturers and specialty fabric suppliers in this growing industry. The article highlights products from several manufacturers. Learn more.