It is very strong in wind and it doesn’t stretch when wet. This should help buyers make an informed choice. THANK YOU : ). Features Note: this tent is extremely lightweight and requires special care to increase its longevity; using a footprint (sold separately) is highly recommended to improve durability Wishing you a great season of trekking. Required fields are marked *. Amazon Outdoors. En achetant ce produit vous pouvez gagner jusqu'à 77 points de fidélité. Livraison gratuite en Belgique à partir de 100 € d'achat. I just wish BA offered the option for the Classic floor along with the Carbon fly and poles. For product reviews: unless otherwise noted, products are purchased with my own funds. Your email address will not be published. This multilayer, cross-linked polyolefin film weighs less than 4 oz and is much stronger and more durable than the typical painters plastic sheet you’d get at a hardware store. DCF has been used for years by cottage manufactures for Tarps and Pyramid shelters, and even floors on Bivy Sacks. If you make a purchase after clicking on the these links, a portion of the sale helps support this site at no additional cost to you. I can’t find any other than a $10 increase. Finally, this post expresses my own independent opinion. (Alison and I rarely use ours, so it is a excellent lightweight solution for us.) Tiger Wall 2 Carbon Three season, free standing, crazylight tents featuring Easton® carbon fiber poles and Dyneema® Composite Fabrics. In tent floors and packs the slightly lower abrasion resistance of DCF could (or could not) be an issue in abusive situations. Best, -alan, Your email address will not be published. We need 2 cookies to store this setting. For more on this tent see the writup in my 2019 Gift Guide for Hikers and Backpackers. [the tent pictured is the older silnylon model.]. Tweet Partager Google+ Pinterest. Yes they are a bit heavier and might need a bit of re-tensioning if damp. They learned their lesson with that one. If you make a purchase after clicking on these links, a portion of the sale helps support this site at no additional cost to you. This fabric will likely remain waterproof and undamaged for a number of seasons of use, especially if you use a Big Agnes Footprint or a $9 Gossamer Gear Polycro Footprint under it. Warmest, -alan, Alan, This is great news. As such, I wish them continued success with their new Carbon with Dyneema tents. Hi Caroline, so glad you find the info. Livraison gratuite en France Métropolitaine à partir de 100 € d'achat. Warmest, -alan. As such, I will give them the benefit of the doubt until proven otherwise. The Big Agnes Tiger Wall UL 2 is a double-wall, dome-style tent for two people that’s lightweight enough that it can be also be used as a palace for one, with a canine friend if you have one.