Snugpak Ionosphere 1 Person Tent.
The Snugpak Ionosphere one person tent is a very small and compact piece of kit.It is a 2 pole and easy to pitch style and the tent is a hooped shelter that will keep condensation to a minimum.
The inner is designed with a Mesh Mosquito Net that will keep out snakes ,fly s and midges. This Mosquito net can be use on its own as a shelter from bugs.It can also be used without the fly as a stand-alone mosquito shelter/barrier in the summer months and warmer climates.
The Ionosphere 1 person tent is designed for the worst weather and has a hydrostatic head of 5000mm .It also has a coated fly sheet with sealed seams. The Ionosphere has good floor space that is 240cm/94 inches x 90cm/35” inches. This size gives a lot of room for 1 person and equipment. Note it can hold 2 people in an emergency situation.
This tent packs down to a lightweight size and is ideal for backpacking and weights 42 oz or 1200g. It used lightweight aluminum poles and are compact. This tent is idea when lightweight is required.Make no mistake this is a very well tried and tested tent by the Military and Mountain rescue teams who need good reliable kit.
Care and Cleaning.
Do not leave the tent up for long periods after use. That is do not leave the tent up for months in direct sunlight as this will make the material more brittle.
The tent, if needed, can be washed with gentle soapy water and a sponge and rinsed in clean water. Do not use strong cleaners or chlorine.It can be dries or put flat and dries out completely.
Use Nikwax products.