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Jump to new posts Re: Trekking Pole Tents: What if the Poles Break? by DustinV @ Yesterday at 07:58 PM

There are a lot of one person tents that use one pole. I like the one I use. I had the same concern when I bought it because I hadn't been a pole user before. So far, I haven't broken or bent one, but knowing I have a spare pole is reassuring. It's
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I have never had trek pole problems - but always carry duck tape. So, in answer to the OP - "not very likely." I was interested to see the comments on use of the poles during the day and leaving the tent down. I have done this - and got ca
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Jump to new posts levitating tent by arfa @ 04/17/21 09:25 PM

I am finalising the design of my latest tent. It will be a prototype which, if all goes well, I will rework using dyneema. So, I have a theory about raising (levitating the tent. The design (and calculations) are based on all wall edges coming to t
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Jump to new posts Re: inflatable pillow fabric by arfa @ 04/17/21 08:58 PM

I am experimenting with seam welding plastic film. So far the results are encouraging. I will experiment with glue sprays and figure that adhering fabric will cut down the noise. Did you hear about the paper cowboy? Got arrested for rustling. I wil
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Jump to new posts Colorado Trail by DWJ @ 04/17/21 10:11 AM

Hi, I am new to the site, and I am thinking about hiking on the Colorado Trail and would like to know if anyone knows where I can send a resupply box in the town of Frisco, Co. other than the Post office that would be my last chose. Any information w
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Jump to new posts Scenic place to camp,Tour du Canigou trail,Pyrenee by walkingnatur @ 04/17/21 09:50 AM

Scenic place to camp on Tour du Canigou trail in Pyrenees-Orientales, France - Day 3 Refuge Pinatell, Col de la Cirera, Refuge Batere In this trip report we are sharing our third day of Tour du Canigou trail in Eastern-Pyrenees, France when we hiked
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Settling in well.
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Jump to new posts Re: Paria Outdoors Arches 1p tent by OregonMouse @ 04/16/21 11:12 PM

For a broader view of what's available and what to look for: Ten best 1-person backpacking tents
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Jump to new posts Paria Outdoors Arches 1p tent by dartor @ 04/16/21 05:03 PM

Anybody have any experience with this tent? Although not the lightest, not bad at 3 lbs.
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