The Outwell Universal Extension 2 is new to the collection for 2019, designed to fit specific tents in the Outwell collection, adding extra versatility, living space and storage space to any of the below tents. Furthermore, the extension is beautifully made, and will clip onto the matching tents with ease and stability. The extension features steel poles, ensuring it is sturdy, and able to provide adequate protection from the elements. The extension has large, tinted windows, and will fit into the designs, colours and styles of the matching tents, for a seamless transition and fit.
|Year of Manufacture||2019|
Outtex 4000mm, 75 Polyester
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.
|Window Fabric||Large Tinted PVC Windows|
|Pack Size (cm)||73 * 21 * 21|
|Poles||Steel 19mm Poles|
|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.
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.