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MLD DuoMid vs. Scarp 1 volume
Here are a couple of scale model comparison views. Olive green shows the SoloMid; Scarp 1 has gray fly and blue interior; Light green simulates a 6'4" body on pad extending up 10". ...

In GEAR » MLD DuoMid vs. Scarp 1 for snow? Need feedback, please.
September 21, 12:52pm

Re: Contrail rear center strut?
Here's a photo taken this afternoon of a Contrail with an 18" carbon fiber strut in a sleeve and a 30" guyline. Weight of the assembly is 0.6 ounces and it does add quite a bit of sta...

In GEAR » Contrail rear center strut?
September 17, 6:33pm

Re: Cottage This Cottage That
>Seriously get over it and move the EF on. is one of the worst websites I've seen online. With a great product and that crappy company image they have there's no good reason...

In GEAR » BPL reviews etc.
May 03, 5:36pm

Re: Sublite Comparison
> Comparing the new Sublite with Moment, do you have any comments on the comparable ventilation. I don't have any comparison data. Both shelters vent along the sides, ends, and apex. The...

In GEAR » 2010 Sublite Sil ???
May 03, 11:02am

Re: functional differences between 2010 Sublite Sil and Moment?
> what are the main functional differences between the Sublite Sil 2010 and the Moment, in terms of wind stability, size of vestibules, usable internal space, etc.? wind stability: hard to qu...

In GEAR » 2010 Sublite Sil ???
May 02, 3:26pm

Re: 2010 Sublite
No plans for the tyvek version. It is what is is: simple, inexpensive, and suited for a narrower range of use than the Sil version.

In GEAR » 2010 Sublite Sil ???
May 02, 1:27pm

Re: Re: 2010 Sublite Sil
> On your website, one of the photos shows two yellow guy lines inside the Tarptent at the head end. Are those for tightening the head-side guyouts from inside the shelter? If so, that's abs...

In GEAR » 2010 Sublite Sil ???
May 02, 9:40am

>All tarptents need a continuous current of air -- and if you block the circulation to any significant degree just because you feel cold -- then you may well be asking for condensation problems....

In GEAR » Tarptent Scarp 1 vs Big Agnes Fly Creek UL1 warmth
April 26, 11:43am

Re: headroom
Yes, the Scarp 2 fly update will be shipping next month. -H

In GEAR » Tarptent Scarp 1 vs Big Agnes Fly Creek UL1 warmth
April 26, 9:03am

Re: The Cold Face
> Wouldn't the UL2 be around the same size as the DR at least at the top of the tent? The UL2 has substantially less headroom and volume (and floor space) than a DR. -H

In GEAR » Tarptent Scarp 1 vs Big Agnes Fly Creek UL1 warmth
April 26, 8:54am

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