Tents with built in ground sheets

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What are tents with built in ground sheets?

Tents with built in ground sheets are tents made of a slightly heavier fabric for increased abrasion resistance.  Its flysheets and ground sheet protectors on the other hand are made of either lightweight nylon fabric or  lightweight polyester for added durability.  The reinforcement of the rip stop nylon is done with the use of a fibrous mesh for tear prevention.

 

What are the features of tents with built in ground sheets?

Tents with built in ground sheets are completely waterproof with its non-breathable coated flysheets and ground sheets .  The most common coating used is polyurethane although an alternative coating that can be used is silicone elastomer, a lighter weight nylon that does not result to any strength sacrifice.

Because of this  non-breathable coating, though, the flysheet may form condensation from the inside. This condensation, in turn, can be reduced with a good ventilation system. The use of ground sheet protectors or footprints can be added for rip or dirt protection of the tent with built in ground sheets.

 

Two excellent tents with built in ground sheets on the markettents with built in ground sheets

1.  Coleman Instant 14-by-10-Foot 8-Person Two Room Tent

The Coleman Instant 14-by-10-Foot 8-Person Two Room Tent is an easy to set-up tent with built in ground sheets. It is durable and resistant to weather conditions. It is large enough to prevent any claustrophobia from the 6 persons that it can accommodate. It offers windows for morning sunshine to reach your eyelids.

 

2. Coleman Montana 8 TentColeman Montana 8 Tent

The Coleman Montana 8 Tent is a tent with built in ground sheets that is known for its affordable price, good design, roominess, rugged floor and hinged door. Some negative comments to the Coleman Montana 8 Tent included its hardness to fit in its bag during storage, its lack of a practical vestibule, its sagging when used for beach camping and its tent corner water leakage.

 

 

Which Tents with built in ground sheets to go for? And why?

The Coleman Instant 14-by-10-Foot 8-Person Two Room Tent although receiving only a slightly higher rating than the Coleman Montana 8 Tent, its number of users is 8 times that of the Coleman Montana 8 Tent. This just shows how popular this tent is. Add to this fact, that there seems to be a lot of negative comments being hurled at the Coleman Montana 8 Tent. Based on these facts, our pick for tents with built in ground sheets are the Coleman Instant 14-by-10-Foot 8-Person Two Room Tents.

 

Our Pick : Coleman Instant 14-by-10-Foot 8-Person Two Room Tent

 

 


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