I sewed up this Bilgy two man tent from plans. Weighs 2 lb 6 oz INCLUDING stakes and Tyvek footprint. It has a bathtub floor and is very light and airy. Quite an experience and I was glad to let go of my 4 lb. Hubba Hubba.Plans and materials were had from Quest Outfitters for around $100.Photos:
Edited by herman666 on 07/12/2008 13:35:14 MDT.
What fabric did you use for the tent body? How long did it take you?
1.1 oz. silnylonI'm guessing between 30 & 40 hours. Not having a lot of experience with sewing slowed me down a bit.The designer will answer questions via email.
Edited by herman666 on 07/14/2008 06:41:31 MDT.
Nicely done. Rain and bug protection, what a great combination. I like that the netting sidewalls rise as high as they do; it should help minimize contact with the fly, condensation concerns if they arise.
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