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Gear Details: Tents

Flying Diamond 8

Manufacturer: Big Agnes

Product Details:
Product Year2009
Usage:
Shape:dome/hoop
Freestanding:1
Single Wall:
Capacity:4
Number of Poles:4
Pole Material:aluminum
Diameter of Poles (mm):
Floor Space (square feet):112
Tarp:1
Layout:other
Length (inches):175
Width (inches):115
Nonstandard Shape:1
Interior Height (inches):72
Vestibule Type:standard
Vestibule Front Area (square feet):35
Vestibule Back Area (square feet):
Weight (lbs, oz): 22,6
Price:$599.95
-4 season, deluxe car camping/base camp tents -12 mesh pockets -briefcase style carry bag with long shoulder straps and organizational pockets

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This is a well-made large family tent. It's got plenty of ventilation and yet is extremely weather-proof. It goes up quite easily and seems very solid. The fly covers the entire tent and provides a wonderfully large vestibule in front! Our family loves it. The folks at Big Agnes have done an awesome job!
Posted by Paul , Aug 20, 2011 Star Star Star Star Star

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