The Best Inflatable Water Camping Gear and Toys
One of the most important factors in tent camping is storage space and weight. Inflatable water gear and toys will save space by simply inflating when at your tent camping location and deflating when ready for your return trip. The multi-ply materials are very light weight and durable and can last for many years.
What are Inflatable Camping Gear and Toys Made From
Technology in air inflated water gear and toys has increased significantly do to new innovations in materials. There are several newer man made materials being used to build inflatable camping gear and toys.
Vinyl is used in creating several inflatable items. The vinyl used in inflatable water gear and toys is high molecular PVC. Vinyl is unaffected by oil, gasoline, or saltwater and is very durable. Polyurethane is another one of the material you can choose from. Polyurethane used on inflatable gear and water toys is a flexible durable plastic that is used on many toys. Polykrylar is a polyester fabric that is coated with special polymers that makes an air tight seal. Polykrylar is very resistant to salt water, abrasion, UV damage, and many chemicals.
Types of Inflatable Water Gear and Camping Toys
Inflatable raft is one type of inflatable water gear. These range in size from one person up to group sizes. Then you have inflatable canoes, kayaks, and inner tubes. If you want to lie down and float on the water you can find many different air mattresses you can choose from. These inflatable toys get you right in the water to keep you cool and can be inflated or deflated depending on how much of your body you want submerged.