The Vango Iris 500 carpet is a wall to wall carpet, which is designed to fit specifically into the living space of the Vango Iris 500 tent. The purpose of the Iris 500 carpet is to add some comfort, warmth and style to the interior of the tent, as well as some insulation from the cold ground of an evening.
Originally the Isis 500 carpet, but renamed for 2015 to the Iris 500 Carpet
Approximate Dimensions: 310 * 245cm
|Year of Manufacture||2015|
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.
|Pack Size (cm)||L37.0 x H23.0 x W23.0cm|
|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.