Originally Posted by Crawldaddy
I see military parachutes are for sale in "Cheaper Than Dirt" catalog. Does anyone know if this type of material is waterproof? Im thinking tarp material.
Maybe I'm showing my ignorance here, but if the material is air tight enough to use as a parachute, wouldn't it hold water also?
Of course, if the material is being sold as surplus, it might be old enough to not be air tight any more either.