Ebay - Outdoor Gear worth a look

Discussion in 'Where to buy' started by el manana, Jun 30, 2014.

  1. Chiseller

    Chiseller Summit Camper

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  2. Shewie

    Shewie Administrator Staff Member

  3. Enzo

    Enzo Section Hiker

    Nor mine, didn't need one anyhow :)
  4. Graham

    Graham Thru Hiker

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  5. Chiseller

    Chiseller Summit Camper

  6. Tartanferret

    Tartanferret Section Hiker

    You can borrow mine to try, i'll give you a quick demo to set it up.
    Mines the usual grey colour
  7. Chiseller

    Chiseller Summit Camper

    That would be tiptop mucka... What sort of price do they finish at 2nd hand?
  8. JKM

    JKM Section Hiker

    They often seem to go for silly money on eBay but you can pick them up on the MLD or backpacks club Facebook groups for around £150. Iirc that's what I sold my brown one for on here for not to long ago.
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  9. Shewie

    Shewie Administrator Staff Member

  10. Chiseller

    Chiseller Summit Camper

    Just seen a video of one I have high winds... Not too impressed
  11. Dave Vaughan

    Dave Vaughan Backpacker

    I've used mine in winds around 40mph overnight. As long as it's a tight pitch and it's anchored well it's bomb proof. The panels may flap a little bit but allot less then some other tarps and many tents, it inspires confidence.

    As will any silnylon shelter if it gets damp or wet it will sag a little and need re-tensioning, this is something people often overlook or simply don't bother with and can end up with a line coming loose.
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  12. jack

    jack Trekker

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