The matching porch door for two Vango tents, the Padstow 500 family tent, and the Avington 500 family tent. The porch door is an accessory, which is designed to securely attach to the front of the front extension, creating an enclosed porch area. The porch also has a door built into it, allowing entry / exit from the tent through the front entrance. Furthermore, the porch has windows in the door to let light into the enclosed porch living space, with toggles for added privacy of an evening.
|Tent Collection||Vango Family Collection|
|Year of Manufacture||2017|
70 Denier - Protex 4000mm
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||Diamond Clear PVC Windows - with toggled curtains|
|Pack Size (cm)||No|
|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.