Forclaz QuickHiker Fresh & Black, Waterproof Backpacking Tent, 2 Person
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Weight: 6.8 lbs. Compression cover: 13 liters. 15.7" * 7.5" * 6.7"
3-in-1. 23.6" per person. Bedroom height 42.5". 2 doors, 2 porches, 4 pockets.
Free-standing. Fast to pitch: pre-assembled bedroom and flysheet. Standard poles
Resists 45 mph (Force 8) winds: tested in a wind tunnel on a rotating platform.
Water column (Schmerber): Flysheet > 2000 mm. Groundsheet > 5000 mm.
2 mechanical air vents, mosquito nets and Fresh & Black fabric for sleeping well
Fresh & Black patented exterior fabric: 99% darkness even in broad daylight.
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- 100% Polyester cationic
- 100% Aluminum
- 100% Polyester cationic
Total weight: 6.8 lbs, i.e. 3.4 lbs/person. 3-in-1 = separable elements to provide the configuration you need. Weight of flysheet on its own: 2.8 lbs Bedroom weight only: 2.1 lbs Pole kit weight: 1.3 lbs Peg weight (12 items): 6.3 oz or 0.5 oz each Cover weight: 3.2 oz Repair kit (ferrule, patch): 0.7 oz Cover with compression straps: 13 liters. Cover dimensions: 15.7" * 7.5" * 6.7".
Total height of the tent: 46.1". Dimensions of the bedroom: length 82.7" * width 47.2" * height 42.5" (at its highest). 2 side porches (storage space between the bedroom and flysheet) 23.6" deep can each hold a backpack of around 50 to 70 liters, mountain equipment and a pair of hiking boots. 4 pockets in the bedroom. 1 inside top hook to hang a lamp and an adjustable lengthwise clothesline.
7001 aluminum poles; Ø 8.5 mm. 7001 aluminum top pole; Ø 9.5 mm. Lightness and strength of aluminum. Tent pegs/stakes: Length 6.7"; Ø 6.1 mm. Anodized 7075 aluminum for increased strength and low weight.
3-in-1 self-supporting tent using combined or separate elements - complete tent: bedroom and flysheet - bedroom only: dry and mild weather. Light - flysheet only: tarpaulin - shelter mode; protection from wind and rain. Ultralight. Rapid pitching and striking: preattached, assembled flysheet and bedroom. Slide the poles into the flysheet sleeves. To store the tent in its cover, fold the poles, fold up the tent on itself and roll the whole thing up.
Quechua tents are tested in the laboratory (tent mounted under 200 liters/sqm/hour for 4 hours, the equivalent of a tropical rain storm), as well as in field test missions. 75 denier polyester (PE) flysheet, polyurethane-coated (interior) water-repellent treatment (exterior), PE 75D bedroom floor cover. Seams sealed with thermo-bonded strips. Bedroom in breathable and water-repellent PE 66D and part-mosquito net, to avoid contact with drops of condensation.
We test all our tents in a wind tunnel on a rotating platform where we can expose each side of the tent to the wind. To test its wind-resistance, the tent must be properly pitched, taut but not stretched, with all the guy ropes in position around the tent. It should remain habitable at wind speeds of 45 mph, measured near ground level.
Bedroom with mosquito net sections for ventilation and water-repellent fabric sections to protect from condensation and drafts. Large vent at the front of the tent’s flysheet and ventilation at the bottom. To limit condensation inside your tent, it must be correctly pitched, the canvas stretched out, but not excessively so. The use of ventilation and good air circulation limits humidity inside your tent.
Titanium dioxide (TiO²)-coated flysheet fabric guarantees UPF protection of 50+. Please note: a large amount of UV rays can pass through an open door. Protect your skin.
As designers and users who love our natural playground, we care about the durability of our products, which is why all our tents are designed to be repairable. You will find spare parts (tent pole repairs, etc.) on the shelves or at the workshop of your local Decathlon store, on the website or at the following address: http://spi-atelier.decathlon.fr/atelier/produit/1966778 In case of a problem, get your tent examined in your local Decathlon store.
The waterproofing of Quechua tents is validated, tent mounted, under 200 liters of water/sqm/hr (tropical rain) for 4 hours excluding any water passage through the seams, flaps, openings, zippers, etc. The water column test (= mm Schmerbers) measures the impermeability of the fabric. Wind-resistance: tents pitched in a wind tunnel on a rotating table to expose each side of the tent to the wind. We also carry out numerous field tests in real-life conditions.
Storage: after use or cleaning, store the tent only once perfectly dry to prevent any odor or mold from developing.
2 years. All our tents are repairable. Parts and information in store or on the website.
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