Tarp tape is a fabric weave that is as strong and durable as a tarp. With a super tacky waterproof adhesive that provides maximum bonding between the tape and the tarp surface. Tarp tape is stronger than duct tape, is UV resistant as well as being flexible under all kinds of weather conditions. Tarp tape applied to a tear following the manufacturers instructions will create a almost permanent repair to the tarp and will last you along time. Allowing you to get it to a tarp repair facility for a permanent repair.
This is a much better product than duct tape or gorilla tape and is specifically designed for the demands of tarping and protecting your load.