Tarps to cover a jet ski
Let’s be honest. If you own a jet ski, you have made a decent investment in it. They are not especially cheap. Some people think that since the machine is designed for outdoor use in a humid environment, it is not necessary to keep it covered and take special care of it. These are the same people who will be complaining in a year or two when the Jet Ski gets an expensive repair. One of the least expensive and most effective things you can do for your investment and extend its life is to keep it covered when not in use. You can get tight fitting covers or you can buy one of the many Jet Ski covers on the market today.
Tarps are available at various price points and can be budget or top of the line. The important thing is that you get a tarp to cover a Jet Ski and place it on the Jet Ski when not in use so you can protect your expensive investment from damage from the elements. Remember, if you take care of him, he will take care of you. By keeping it covered, you will lessen the chance of something corroding and breaking when you are out on the lake and away from shore.
The least expensive tarp made it the blue tarp. It does a decent job of covering and waterproofing and keeping things out of the rain and sun. However, they tend to wear out faster because they are cheaper. So you need to decide if buying a better quality one is a better option.
White tarps and silver tarps are considered the best available. White tarps are usually much thicker than the other tarps that are made and therefore tend to last longer and offer more protection without being as susceptible to damage from tears. Silver tarps are more reflective and do a great job of reflecting the sun’s rays. Therefore, this might be the best choice for a Jet Ski tarp if your Jet Ski is going to be stored in direct sunlight for long periods of time between uses.
Another thing to keep in mind when looking at banners for whatever reason is that some banners have a reinforced corner in addition to the grommet. That means it can withstand rougher use with bungee cords when strapping it on and around the Jet Ski. The safer you can make the tarp, the better it can do its job.