A five man tent, with full standing height, the Outwell Flagstaff 5 tent is ideal for families wanting a steel pole tent, with plenty of living space, and with two inner tents. The Flagstaff 5 is versatile family tent, with front and side entry into the tent. The front canopy is pre-attached, and offers protection for the front door when adverse weather hits, as you can enter the tent without rainwater getting into the living area. The large PVC windows give stunning views of surroundings, and let plenty of light into the tent during the day. Ideal for families of four to five, wanting a solid, reliable and weatherproof tent.
|Year of Manufacture||2018|
Berth – This shows the number of people that the tent can sleep within the inner tents of a model of tent, in line with the industry standard. Normal procedure is to look for a slightly larger tent, for example, a family of four usually purchase a five or six berth tent, to give added room and comfort.
|Hydrostatic Head (mm)||
Hydrostatic Head (Tents) – a waterproof rating for technical fabrics measured in mm. The higher the rating the more waterproof the fabric is. A rating of 1500mm is deemed waterproof, but on a tent, look for a rating of 3000 or higher. Measured by the height of water column a fabric weave can take before it begins to “sweat”. “Polycotton” tents will not have a Hydrostatic Head level, as they are not treated for waterproofing.
|Doors||1 Front Door with Canopy, and 1 Side Door|
Outtex 5000mm, Polyester with 75 Denier Fabric
Polyester – a synthetic fibre, made from polymer units to create a textile fabric. Polyester is the most popular fabric for tent manufacturing, as it is durable, reliable and lighter in weight. Polyester does not breathe though, which creates more condensation.
Polycotton - a blend of polyester and cotton, primarily cotton (usually around 65% cotton / 35% polyester split). Polycotton is a more natural fabric for camping, as it is breathable, far more durable material, reducing the effects of condensation. Offers greater versatility in hot and cold climates.
Ripstop Nylon – a durable material used in tents which is strong and repairable due to its Ripstop properties.
|Groundsheet Fabric||Double-coated polyethylene groundsheet, 10,000mm|
|Inner Fabric||Breathable polyester inner tent|
|Window Fabric||PVC clear windows, with full toggle-up curtains for increased privacy of an evening|
Fire Retardant – all modern tent fabrics are fire-retardant under EN5912 European Safety Laws. Caution with fire must always be used, as flame retardant fabrics, will still catch fire given the right circumstances.
|Pack Size (cm)||Canvas: 83 * 35 / Poles 70 * 15|
|Weight (kg)||24.9 (Canvas 16.5kg / Poles 10kg)|
|Pole Bag Weight (kg)||10|
Double Skin Tent – A tent with an inner bedroom and a flysheet, most family tents are designed as a “Double Skin tent”, as it makes the tent more comfortable, and lessens the effects of condensation.
|No. Bedrooms||1 Bedroom|
|Bedroom Dimensions (cm)||250 * 280 - splits into two bedrooms|
|Bedroom 2 Dimensions (cm)||Compartment 1 - 250 * 160|
|Bedroom 3 Dimensions (cm)||Compartment 2 - 250 * 120|
|Bedroom 4 Dimensions||No|
|Floor Dimensions||520 * 310|
|Pitching Order||Steel Poles, pitch with outer first|
|Poles or Air||
Most tent structure are either Airbeam or Poled in design, both have advantages and disadvantages. Air tents are quicker to pitch, but more expensive when compated to traditional pole style tents. Some tents are hybrids, and combine poles and air technologies.
|Number of Poles / Beams||4 Steel Poles / 1 Fibreglass Pole|
|Pitching Time||25 Minutes|
|Pitching Area (cm)||550 * 350|
|Recommended Use||Ideal for family camping, perfect for the smaller family of three to four, wanting a robust tent, with great Outwell features, and a high waterproofing|
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