|Which type would be better for my RV?
Sunshade Material - Protex & Suntex - Which?
- Suntex 90% is
ideally suited for high end, luxury coaches and RV's. It is designed to
last for years and is a better choice for those who are full-time RVer's
who use their awning drapes often and value quality. We consider it the
logical choice for most RV's since it is by far one of the best quality
materials that can be used for awning drapes, shades, & covers.
They come with a 5-10 year warranty for a reason.
- Protex 85%
is ideal for campers and RV enthusiasts who are looking for an
economical sun shade / drape material that will block the sun's strong
rays and keep them cooler as they enjoy the outdoors.
These are high quality drape and sunshade materials that are designed to last and endure the elements. They are made of woven fabrics that are easy to maintain and that resist water and tears. (Although it isn't Kevlar, granted.) Even though we had the option of other materials to use for our custom cut & sewn RV sun shade products, we've chosen Suntex & Protex because they were the only ones we felt we could back.
We've been in the RV accessory business for a long time. We've seen which materials weather well and which ones have proven to be a joke. We are confident we can make durable sunshades & covers for RV's with these high quality fabrics that our customers will be proud of. And did we mention they have a 5 - 10 year warranty?
What makes Protex & Suntex fabrics better for sun shade materials?
Quality: The materials that we make them out of are durable, tear-resistant, and come with a 5-10 year warranty depending on your choice. You'll find that this a better guarantee than many other manufacturer's of RV awning shades, drapes, & solar blockers. Material choices include Protex 85% and Suntex 90%.
What is the difference between your Suntex 90 & Protex 85 sun shade fabrics?
- Protex 85% - High quality PVC mesh material that resists tearing and cracking. 5 year warranty. Comes in many colors and can be cut to many sizes. Allows you to have privacy while allowing you to see out. It blocks out about 85% of the sun's light helping to give you shade and cooler temperatures. It can be used to completely enclose an area to even give some protection against mosquitos!
- Suntex 90% -SunTex is a unique woven mesh that can
block about 90% of the sunís hot rays before they enter your windows.
SunTex is ideal for use as a shading fabric on windows, doors and
porches and offers good ventilation. This heavy-duty fabric made of
strong vinyl-coated polyester is resistant to pet damage. Developed
originally for use in outdoor furniture, SunTex is mildew and fade
resistant and needs only an occasional cleaning with mild soap and
Comes with a 10
year warranty. This special fabric is designed to endure
the sun's strong rays for years. They allow you to have privacy while
enjoying the outdoors and still let you see out! These screens come in
any size needed to fit your motorhome, travel trailer, fifth-wheel, RV,
or even home patio. They can be used for any application that Protex 85% can be used for.
Enjoy the outdoors, save money, and buy quality with Sunpro brand shade & cover products from Sunpro Mfg!
- What does the Percentage mean? The percentage indicates
how much UV light it blocks out. 90% UV indicates that 90% of the sun
is kept out, only allowing 10% in. We do not inflate our UV ratings,
they are lab tested and accurate. Some companies inflate the numbers to
give the perception of added value, when in fact, it clould have a
(And by the way . . . if you haven't noticed already . . . you can get them right here at Arizona RV Parts Center's online store or by calling us directly at 800-789-5588.)