Robens Apache Tipi Tent (2019)
The Robens Apache Tipi pitches very quickly, using three A-Frames to create a huge pole-free living space for maximum occupancy, sleeping up to ten people. Furthermore, the Apache has entrances front and back, making it more versatile to the camper's needs. The Polycotton fabric is perfect for breathability, as it breathes far more effectively than regular polyester. Polycotton is also naturally waterproof, making it ideal for the British seasonal weather conditions. As part of the Outback collection of Robens Tipi also has a zip-out groundsheet, which is perfect for sealing the tent from the elements, and making it easier to clean the groundsheet, as it is removable.
- A-Frame (3 A-Frames for additional living space)
- Polycotton Design: 35% Cotton / 65% Polyester
- Zip-in Groundsheet - 210T Oxford Polyester Groundsheet
- Alloy Poles
|Tent Collection||Robens Outback Collection|
|Year of Manufacture||2019|
|Berth||10+ Man |
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.
|Doors||1 Front Door with Mesh Panel / 1 Rear Door with Mesh Panel|
|Flysheet Fabric||HydroTex Polycotton 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||Zip-in groundsheet, 210T Oxford Polyester|
|Fire Retardant||Yes |
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)||95 * 38|
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.
|Floor Dimensions||460 * 460|
|Poles or Air||Alloy |
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 compared to traditional pole style tents. Some tents are hybrids, and combine poles and air technologies.
|Number of Poles / Beams||3 A-Frame Alloy Poles|
|Pitching Area (cm)||500 * 500|
|Recommended Use||A solid polycotton tipi, offering pole-free living space, designed to sleep up to ten people comfortably.|