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Shelters The Shelters forum is for the discussion of backpacking shelters (tents, tarps, poncho-tarps, bivy sacks,...).


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Old 12-29-2013, 06:33 PM
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ContainsImages The North Face Eclipse tarp / tent

I noticed this new single wall floorless tarp/tent on the market, just after reading the thread about the BA Fly Creek Platinum 2 tent, and seeing my friend’s MSR Carbon Reflex tent. I had just started thinking about a dome shaped tarp held up with one or two flexible poles so as to achieve some center height without losing floor space to a center pole, and without having to have large openings at on NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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Old 01-10-2014, 11:57 PM
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Backpack: Detours 40L or Bike Panniers
Sleeping Gear: Homemade Synthetic Quilt
Shelter: North Face Mica FL 2
 
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That looks awesome, and the price is attractive. It really does seem like a great compromise betwee NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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Old 01-21-2014, 12:23 AM
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I like the shape, space, and coverage of your shelter, richwads.

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Old 05-07-2014, 12:02 PM
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NF Eclipse tent

I just bought the last one of these that I could find for $100. It doesn't appear that North Face ma NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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