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candle lantern vs. condensation?
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Paul Tree
(Paul_Tree) - F

Locale: Wowwww
candle lantern vs. condensation? on 10/15/2007 19:04:07 MDT Print View

Last week, we got in a wet snow storm in a BD Mega Light we were using, raining condensation down on us.

Besides assuring better ventilation, I am belatedly wondering if I should have rigged up a candle lantern to save the tent's rep among my companions. Anybody can speak from experience on this? Would that help a little or alot? I mean, could it dispel the fog and misery in that situation??

Edited by Paul_Tree on 10/16/2007 00:31:29 MDT.

tkkn c
(tkknc) - MLife

Locale: Desert Rat in the Southwest
sponge on 10/27/2007 08:03:20 MDT Print View

Cut a kitchen sponge in half, it will help you mop up the condensation. Setting up in a breeze should also help. I never liked the idea of sleeping with a candle latern going. CO poisoning comes to mind.

A tarp shines in really humid enviroments.