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Offline Shooter4

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Wall tent thoughts?
« on: October 01, 2020, 01:12:59 PM »
First year camping out of a wall tent what’s everyone’s opinions on them it’s a 14x16 with a stove we’re putting osb sheets down then thin carpet over it what does everyone do for lighting situations

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Re: Wall tent thoughts?
« Reply #1 on: October 01, 2020, 01:14:48 PM »
First year camping out of a wall tent what’s everyone’s opinions on them it’s a 14x16 with a stove we’re putting osb sheets down then thin carpet over it what does everyone do for lighting situations

Propane lanterns.

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Re: Wall tent thoughts?
« Reply #2 on: October 01, 2020, 01:15:59 PM »
First year camping out of a wall tent what’s everyone’s opinions on them it’s a 14x16 with a stove we’re putting osb sheets down then thin carpet over it what does everyone do for lighting situations

Propane lanterns.
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Re: Wall tent thoughts?
« Reply #3 on: October 01, 2020, 01:16:15 PM »
I have a propane lantern but have been using LED battery lights more and more and at some point won't bother with the mantles and propane.

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Re: Wall tent thoughts?
« Reply #4 on: October 01, 2020, 01:40:17 PM »
small LED lights are more than enough to light a tent. We have a few of those little little switch looking lights that we put in a few spots and they work well. Used to run a propane lantern and still have it but those little lights are dang bright
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Re: Wall tent thoughts?
« Reply #5 on: October 01, 2020, 01:45:26 PM »
LED lights, battery powered.
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Re: Wall tent thoughts?
« Reply #6 on: October 01, 2020, 03:01:44 PM »
Use LEDs bit still run a propane just for the hiss for nostalgia sake.


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Re: Wall tent thoughts?
« Reply #7 on: October 01, 2020, 03:22:29 PM »
Same as all the above. Run a mix of a few propane lights off a “tree” on a 5 gallon tank and have several hoses, keeps the cook shack bright. Then have a few leds in the sleeping tent and outside. If going with propane be sure to pack extra mantels and I mean like half a dozen or so. Never brought a flooring situation with us other than some painters canvas tarps, nice and light and can easily carry outside to shake off if needed.

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Re: Wall tent thoughts?
« Reply #8 on: October 01, 2020, 06:21:16 PM »
Used to use propane lanterns then found a LED lantern that puts out 1750 lumens at the dollar store
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Re: Wall tent thoughts?
« Reply #9 on: October 01, 2020, 06:47:30 PM »
Check out some goal zero products...pretty nice to flip a switch and have lighting

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Re: Wall tent thoughts?
« Reply #10 on: October 01, 2020, 07:28:09 PM »
We use led light bars run to a switch then to a 12v battery. Way better lighting then a propane lantern and silent. We lay down plastic then carpet for sleeping tent, gravel only for cook tent

 


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