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Robens Arrow Head Tent (2019)

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The Robens Arrow Head Tent is a new, lightweight backpacking tent for 2019, offering a superb small, pack size tent with a durable 75 denier polyester fabric. Utilising alloy poles, the Arrow Head remains lightweight at just, whilst also being very stable in the elements.

The Robens Arrow Head Tent is part of the new collection of Route tents from Robens, offering an entry-level technical tent at an excellent price point. The Arrow Head is a one-berth tent, with alloy poles, a 75 Denier polyester fabric and a 3000mm waterproofing level. The Arrow Head is fast-pitching, stable tent for solo use, with a side entry door, enhanced height, small pack size and a low weight. Furthermore, the Arrow Head has vents at each end of the tent, to aid airflow and minimise the condensation suffered within the tent.

  • Alloy Poles 8.0mm Anodized
  • Hydrotex 75 Denier Polyester
  • 3000mm Waterproofing.
  • Small Pack Size: 48 * 13cm
More Information
Tent CollectionRobens Route Collection
Year of Manufacture2019
Berth1 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.

Hydrostatic Head (mm)3000

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.

ColourMagma Orange
Doors1 Side Door, with Mesh Panel
Flysheet FabricHydrotex Core, 75 Denier 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.

Fabric Denier75 Denier (Polyester)

Denier - a measurement used to determine the thickness of the tent flysheet. It relates to the fibre thickness, or thread counts used. The thicker the fabric, generally the stronger, and more durable the fabric will be. The denier really reflects the lifetime to be expected of the tent, and how quickly, it will be affected by UV Degradation.

Groundsheet Fabric75 Denier Polyester Groundsheet, Taffeta 185T, 6000mm
Inner Fabric68 Denier Polyester 190T, Breathable
Fire RetardantYes

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.

Height (cm)95 Tallest / 60 Lowest
Length (cm)270
Width (cm)80 Widest / 65 Narrowest
Pack Size (cm)48 * 13
Weight (kg)1.5

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. Bedrooms1 Bedroom
Bedroom Dimensions (cm)215 * 65
Floor Dimensions270 * 80
Pitching OrderColour coded poles, to create a tunnel style structure.
Poles or AirAlloy

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 / Beams2 Alloy Poles
Pitching Time10 Minutes
Pitching Area (cm)300 * 100
Recommended UsePerfect for the solo camper, with a small pack size and a low weight, ideal for Scouts, or lightweight backpackers.
  • Hydrotex Core Polyester Flysheet
  • 3000mm Hydrostatic Head
  • 6005 T6 Aluminium Alloy
  • Mesh Panel in Inner - insect door mesh
  • Large Inner door
  • Storage pocket
  • Rainproof Ventilation
  • Colour Coded Pole Sleeves
  • Adjustable Pegging Point and Loops

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