When it comes to hiking it is important that you are prepared for a wide range of surprises. However, at the same time you want to be sure that you don’t unnecessarily weigh down your pack with too much stuff. This DIY article was designed to introduce the reader to a way to make your own waterproof tarp while reducing the overall weight of your pack.
This “how to” article was written, posted and shared for all to read on Survival Sherpa. The article describes in great detail what it takes to make your own oilskin tarp in order to save a whole lot of money. Everything necessary can easily be picked at almost any supply or hardware store. The information is presented in a way that makes it super easy for anyone to do it themselves.
Benefits of reading and following the information in the Repurpose a King Sheet into an Oilskin Tarp
Learn how simple it really is to make your own ultra versatile oilskin tarp.
The project includes a complete list of all of the necessary materials, supplies and tools.
It also includes an easy to follow step by step instructional guide to make it easier to make it.
You will find several full color images that help to provide a nice visual of some steps.
Raised in rural Montana and educated in Mechanical Engineering and Sustainable Development, Paige Raymond combines a practical mindset with a passion for self-reliance and sustainability. With expertise ranging from mechanical solutions and food preservation to emergency preparedness and renewable energy, Paige is a proud author with more than 5000 published articles.
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