The Vango Valencia Air 600xl is the all new inflatable model in this family range. The tent offers the new Durable Polyester (68.2g fabric) with ColourLock for longer lasting durability against fading and sun degradation. The Villa construction provides the family camper with added space and luxury, and the quick easy pitch takes the hassle out of any camping trip.
|Tent Collection||Vango Airbeam Collection|
|Year of Manufacture||2019|
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)||
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.
|Doors||5 Doors - 1 Front, and 2 Side Doors, and rear door|
Sentinel Dura 70 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||Sewn-in polyethylene Groundsheet|
|Inner Fabric||Polyester inner tent, with two toggled dividers|
|Window Fabric||Diamond Clear PVC with toggled windows|
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)||220 Tallest / 205 Front|
|Width (cm)||450 overall / 410 at narrow point|
|Pack Size (cm)||L72 * W44 * H39|
|Pole Bag Weight (kg)||no|
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. Bedrooms||1 Bedroom|
|Bedroom Dimensions (cm)||410 x 220 plus 65cm storage|
|Bedroom 2 Dimensions (cm)||No|
|Bedroom 3 Dimensions (cm)||No|
|Bedroom 4 Dimensions||No|
|Floor Dimensions||450 x 750|
|Pitching Order||Unroll tent, peg four corners, and then inflate beams starting in the middle of the tent.|
|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.
|Number of Poles / Beams||5 Air Tubes|
|Pitching Time||10-20 mins|
|Pitching Area (cm)||450 x 750|
|Recommended Use||Perfect for families wanting great living space, height and an easy to set up tent.|
|Specifications||Villa Construction - upright walls increase height of the tent structure Queen-sized bedrooms provide 60cm sleeping width per person Built-in front awning acts as a wet room, or storage area for muddy boots and wet clothing. High Cable entry points are ideal for hanging lighting Pre-angled beams aid height and airiness of tent Airbeam design allows tent to be pitched in minutes Comes complete with Vango Phantom Pump and Gauge Mesh Door and Windows to front aid ventilation throughout tent Clear Access Bedrooms - a wider opening to bedrooms to prevent tripping and extra storage behind the bedrooms Toggled inner dividers can be hung to provide privacy in sleeping areas. Double section living areas Vango Airzone system allows flow of air into tent TBS II system helps strengthen tent structure in bad weather conditions. Expandable carry bag for easier packing away Front and Rear storm straps aid tent strength|