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Old 05-19-14, 11:12 PM
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Originally Posted by antokelly View Post
thanks everyone for the input but i'm not altogether impressed i'm sorry not trying to be a smart arse god forbid,
but last year i came across a guy with this ginormas Tpee tent,it must have weighed a ton but his argument was ,he could walk in and out of it get dressed standing up it was completly bomb proof except for the weight. so it just got me thinking why the hell cant a tent like that be made from the lightest materials and why should it cost the earth to buy.
i had the hilleberg akto tent man i hated it like sleeping in a coffin useless piece of kit and damn expensive,i then still have the Mountain Hardware spear gt2, much better i bought it used for 100 euro like new but its 2.5kg and a pain to pitch also the fly doesn't go all the way to the ground that cracke me up ,sorry i'm a geek i know but look its what i want in a tent,loads room easy pitch light loads of room.
ok so put me up against the wall a shoot me.
unfortunately, with tents, you can't have it all...have to compromise somewhere
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