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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #480 on: July 22, 2019, 11:56:51 AM »
Thanks for the update
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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #481 on: July 23, 2019, 08:08:48 AM »
These lux pro lights are pretty amazing.  They are small and compact, they put out a ton of light and they hang with magnets to the tent frame.  I will be purchasing 6 more for camp life.   :tup: :tup:

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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #482 on: July 23, 2019, 08:24:22 PM »
These lux pro lights are pretty amazing.  They are small and compact, they put out a ton of light and they hang with magnets to the tent frame.  I will be purchasing 6 more for camp life.   :tup: :tup:

Those are real nice.

I am a sucker for lights. My wife says when I am gone she will have to have sale of just lights. I love lights :tup:
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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #483 on: July 23, 2019, 08:38:21 PM »
We are using these hung from carabiners on Ridge.
Three packs from Costco. Very bright.
Also have red setting and blink too.

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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #484 on: July 23, 2019, 08:58:42 PM »
We are using these hung from carabiners on Ridge.
Three packs from Costco. Very bright.
Also have red setting and blink too.

What kind of battery do those take?  I went and bought three more packs of the lux pro tonight while they are still on sale.  Now I have 10 lights.  I am thinking of getting one of their 1000 lumen lanterns too.  If I had one or two of the lanterns I could leave all the propane lanters at home.  I also like lights.......I love the idea of not worrying about the glass globes of the lanterns......I have broken my fair share. 

https://www.amazon.com/LUX-PRO-LP371-Variable-Broadbeam-Lantern/dp/B06XKBDX8C/ref=sr_1_3?keywords=lux+pro+1000+lumen+lantern&qid=1563940678&s=gateway&sr=8-3

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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #485 on: July 23, 2019, 10:02:06 PM »
We are using these hung from carabiners on Ridge.
Three packs from Costco. Very bright.
Also have red setting and blink too.

What kind of battery do those take?  I went and bought three more packs of the lux pro tonight while they are still on sale.  Now I have 10 lights.  I am thinking of getting one of their 1000 lumen lanterns too.  If I had one or two of the lanterns I could leave all the propane lanters at home.  I also like lights.......I love the idea of not worrying about the glass globes of the lanterns......I have broken my fair share. 

https://www.amazon.com/LUX-PRO-LP371-Variable-Broadbeam-Lantern/dp/B06XKBDX8C/ref=sr_1_3?keywords=lux+pro+1000+lumen+lantern&qid=1563940678&s=gateway&sr=8-3

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And they come with them .Three per lantern.
Iran them for two weeks at night.
Left one on for three weeks outside tent for nature calls on red.
Costco,Burlington had them 20.00 at first than had them 8.00 off two weeks ago.
Bought three more packs.

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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #486 on: August 22, 2019, 05:59:14 PM »
Iím starting to read the whole thread over, again. Does anybody have a list that they can post up that people could print off if we were so inclined?

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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #487 on: August 22, 2019, 06:15:33 PM »
Iím starting to read the whole thread over, again. Does anybody have a list that they can post up that people could print off if we were so inclined?

List of what?
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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #488 on: August 22, 2019, 06:58:38 PM »
Iím starting to read the whole thread over, again. Does anybody have a list that they can post up that people could print off if we were so inclined?

List of what?
Everything you bring with you for the tent.
A lot of my gear needs to be taken from either my camper or my backpacking tote. Iíd hate to forget my coffee pot, or Johnny Pee.

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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #489 on: August 22, 2019, 07:26:13 PM »
Iím starting to read the whole thread over, again. Does anybody have a list that they can post up that people could print off if we were so inclined?

List of what?
Everything you bring with you for the tent.
A lot of my gear needs to be taken from either my camper or my backpacking tote. Iíd hate to forget my coffee pot, or Johnny Pee.

Wood stove
Firestarter
Tent
Fly
Tent stakes
Frame
Tent floor
Table
Cot
Chair
Cook kit
Cook stove
Battery lanterns
Stakes
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Flashlight
Potty
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Water
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Bale of seedless straw
Ground tarp
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Propane torch

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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #490 on: August 22, 2019, 08:09:31 PM »
Thanks, thatís a great start.

Has anyone tried one of those sun screens you put in a car window to deflect the heat on the tent wall? I typically use a piece of corigated roofing tin, but Iím trying to lighten and uncluttered what I take.

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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #491 on: August 26, 2019, 12:10:06 PM »
Thanks, thatís a great start.

Has anyone tried one of those sun screens you put in a car window to deflect the heat on the tent wall? I typically use a piece of corigated roofing tin, but Iím trying to lighten and uncluttered what I take.

I guess you are talking behind the wood stove?
I use to worry about it but now that I  have logged 100 plus days in the tent. I don't put any thing behind the store.

Some folks have used welding blankets and survival blankets.

Under the stove I use a oil drip tray like you use in your garage. I record every where the tent is set up each year on the drip tray. I also marked where the tray goes on the floor to cut down on set up time.
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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #492 on: August 26, 2019, 01:00:12 PM »

Under the stove I use a oil drip tray like you use in your garage. I record every where the tent is set up each year on the drip tray. I also marked where the tray goes on the floor to cut down on set up time.

Help my stupid out here.. what is the purpose of setting them in there, to keep off the floor? Aren't they usually plastic, no concern there?

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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #493 on: August 26, 2019, 01:05:29 PM »

Under the stove I use a oil drip tray like you use in your garage. I record every where the tent is set up each year on the drip tray. I also marked where the tray goes on the floor to cut down on set up time.

Help my stupid out here.. what is the purpose of setting them in there, to keep off the floor? Aren't they usually plastic, no concern there?
They are made of metal, not plastic..
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Re: Wall Tents Tips and Tricks
« Reply #494 on: August 26, 2019, 05:39:30 PM »

Under the stove I use a oil drip tray like you use in your garage. I record every where the tent is set up each year on the drip tray. I also marked where the tray goes on the floor to cut down on set up time.

Help my stupid out here.. what is the purpose of setting them in there, to keep off the floor? Aren't they usually plastic, no concern there?
They are made of metal, not plastic..

Yep metal
I crowd the stove to the back edge so when you open the door any hot stuff falls on the metal.
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