sili-cōn cō-ting / im-preg-nā-ting
Silicone coatings have become much more standard in the last 10 years in the industry. Usually, silicone is applied to both sides of nylon or polyester (also called impregnation) to waterproof the base woven fabric. There is no significant difference between coatings and impregnation.
Pros of Silicone coatings include:
Cons of Silicone coatings include: