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Tarptent, Inc.
CityNevada City
StateCA
CountryUSA
My Website URLhttp://www.tarptent.com

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All Forum Posts by Henry Shires

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Re: Tarptent Moment modifications
John, try tightening those floor elastic strap a little--unknot and retie with a little more tension. That will give you more bathtub at the ends. Also, use the existing pocket clip and interior ...

In GEAR » Tarptent Moment modifications
March 07, 9:33am

Re: Question about year of Contrail that I purchased
That's a generation or two prior, circa '08 or so. -H

In GEAR » Question about year of Contrail that I purchased
March 05, 8:55am

Re: Hogback
David Styers, Just so there's no confusion, the 4-person Hogback is a full double wall at 4 lbs. -H

In Gear Swap » FS: Tarptent Hogback
March 03, 9:31am

Re: narrow sleeping area?
Nigel, Everything is a tradeoff and there's no such thing as a perfect shelter. Not to be rude but the Notch is what it is and it's probably not the right shelter for you. -H

In Gear Deals » Tarptent Notch
February 23, 7:05am

Re: Re: Tarptent Notch Solid Inner
> I assume the ordering online will be like for the Scarp you can buy mesh / solid / both inners? Yes. > what is happening at the ends obscured in the photo? Are the ends solid, mesh or...

In Gear Deals » Tarptent Notch
February 22, 8:15pm

Re: Tarptent Notch Solid Inner
Yes, shipping by mid March. Actual weight difference is/will be just about 1 ounce/30g. This sample interior weight is skewed because we used standard 1-ounce mesh not the 0.7-mesh we will use fo...

In Gear Deals » Tarptent Notch
February 22, 6:31pm

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

All Reader Reviews by Henry Shires

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TarpTent
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