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All Forum Posts by Henry Shires

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Re: Re: with you on large footprint
DK, For comparison sake, I did some quick model comparisons and the LH Duo, if you include the stake point distances from canopy edges, has exactly the same footprint as the SS2. I'll leave...

In GEAR » Turned off by large foot print of shelters
February 08, 12:53pm

Re: Why not use a PU coated floor?
>I don't own any shelters with a silnylon floor, but my understanding is that they aren't very waterproof, a groundsheet is usually required to protect against punctures, and they are sl...

In GEAR » Coming Soon: Tarptent StratoSpire
January 11, 4:44pm

Re: Drawbacks
> 1) No inner pockets. Some people will miss these but it does save weight & cost. I'd prefer two. I was never entirely happy with pocket placement or function down low so I opted for...

In GEAR » Coming Soon: Tarptent StratoSpire
January 10, 7:34pm

Re: solid inner?
Don't know yet, honestly. It's an easy thing to do but I'm trying to give my sewers some time to absorb all the new models before throwing even more stuff at them. Feel free to check...

In GEAR » Coming Soon: Tarptent StratoSpire
January 10, 1:41pm

Re: Franco
Franco is still upside down and asleep so I'll answer for him. Those extra pullouts are intended for snow load and high winds. They are not needed just to keep the fly off the mesh. If you wa...

In GEAR » Coming Soon: Tarptent StratoSpire
January 10, 12:11pm

Re: Tarptent Notch
Here's a mockup of what I'm thinking/planning for the Notch partially solid optional interior. . That would stop all wind/splash at sleeping level but still allow venting and views fo...

In Gear Deals » Tarptent Notch
January 10, 10:13am

Re: good so its got the angles right
> The other issue, I think for all/most of the Tarptents is the insulation effect of mesh inner. My immediate need is to solve a "too warm" issue and condensation issue of a tent which...

In Gear Deals » Tarptent Notch
January 09, 10:11pm

Re: Re: holding it to the ground in strong wind
Hi Nigel, Sorry for the delay. This thread is in a strange location and I don't see it without explicitly checking a forum I would not otherwise check. Anyway, with regard to Notch vs Mome...

In Gear Deals » Tarptent Notch
January 09, 7:45pm

Re: Notch pole set
Same folded length (16") as the rest of the Notch. -H

In Gear Deals » Tarptent Notch
January 05, 8:56pm

Re: Tarptent Notch
Bob, Try "compatibility view" in ie9. It should work that way. Or just install Chrome or Firefox -- either one is better than ie9. -H

In Gear Deals » Tarptent Notch
December 15, 9:06pm

All Reader Reviews by Henry Shires

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I have never done this before but in this case I feel that we need to respond publicly to Demetri's complaint. Here is a copy of the letter we sent him today and a link to photos of the destroyed...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 11, 3:54pm