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ALPS Mountaineering Meramac 2 Person Tent – Fiberglass Poles (5-Feet x 7-Feet 6-Inch)

October 25, 2013 - Comment

The Meramac series tents are all free standing 2-pole designs with shock corded fiberglass poles and aluminum ferrules. The ferrules are the “connectors” that hold the poles together and we use aluminum, rather than steel, because aluminum can never rust. Our fiberglass poles are also normally one size larger than normal to offer you a

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The Meramac series tents are all free standing 2-pole designs with shock corded fiberglass poles and aluminum ferrules. The ferrules are the “connectors” that hold the poles together and we use aluminum, rather than steel, because aluminum can never rust. Our fiberglass poles are also normally one size larger than normal to offer you a sturdier, stronger tent. We use lightweight but strong polyester fabrics. The walls are uncoated so the tent can “breathe” under the urethane coated fly. The fly uses a pole in the top, which gives you an awning over each door for excellent rain protection. Our fly is full length on the sides, not 3/4 length like some others on the market, for better weather protection. We even have our factory seal the seams on the floor and fly for maximum water repellency. Entry and exit are enhanced with 2 doors, which means if you have to get out at night, you don’t need to crawl over the others to get to the only door. The second door is also nice for extra ventilation in hot, muggy weather. Our door zippers are a #8, which is one size larger than most, for extra durability.

Comments

William says:

Great tent I set this tent up with out looking at any instructions and didn’t have any problems. It rained pretty hard for a few hours of the night and not one drop of water came in the tent. It will fit a single airmattress…so I would say this is more like a one person tent!

Philip A Buchholz "Outdoorsintx" says:

Awesome little backpacking tent. It’s light, packs small and it’s very affordable. An excellent value for the money. I really like that the poles do not have to be slid through sleeves but instead hold the tent up by clips. The tent goes up fast and comes down fast.

Daniel J. Pollack "dan" says:

Well Made Well Made. Easy to setup. It repels water pretty well for light use. My only reservation is the material the floor is made out of. This should be made of a more durable material.

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