Cut size is the size of the fabric when the fabric is cut and before the final cover or tarpaulin is made. When the hems of fabric are folded and welded and seams are welded, the finished cover or tarpaulin is slightly smaller than the actual cut size. Cut size is one of the tarp industry standard measurement used in this field.
For covers and tarpaulins, finished size is the size of the actual finished cover and tarpaulin. Finished size is one of the tarpaulin industry standard measurement used in this field.