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BlackWolf Mantis

BlackWolf Mantis

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3.9
11 reviews
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    Rohan
    Rohan
    • 2 reviews
    • 2 likes

    Well made tent, with large vestibule and

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    Ian
    IanPerth
    • 3 reviews
    • 7 likes

    Great little tent

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    I bought one a couple of years ago, and have taken it overseas, on motorbike trips and out bush.

    Well ventilated, but that does mean that its chilly in cold weather. Ok in hot weather. It fits me at over 6ft ok.

    I have used it in moderate rain with no leaks, haven't used it in a big storm yet..touch wood.

    I would like to upgrade to a lightweight dome style for more room for me to shelter in, but for the price of this I am very happy and will keep it for a while.
    light, well priced, looks cool :p
    A bit low for us tall people to clamber in and out of, especially in rain.

    realmc26
    realmc26

    I'm 2 inches shorter and I had it rubbing on my head and feet. How does it fit a 6ft guy?

    Ian
    Ian

    It is a lightweight tent. It does for me ok, I keep my pack in the vestibule. As I said, not much room, I would want.to upgrade to a fancy dome. The black wolf bivy was too small, the mantis 1 is ok for me.

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    Great little waterproof tent that is good value for money. I am glad I bought it, however I wish the side doors could have also had waterproof sides to help if erecting in the rain.
    This is a very compact well made hiking tent that looks great and is easy to install. When it is packed up it takes up little space.
    The tent pegs bend easily. (it is worth investing in some strong steel tent pegs.
    Because of all of the mesh sides in the tent, expect the inside to get wet if you are unfortunate enough to have to erect it whilst it is raining.

    TripWest2Perth
    TripWest2Perth

    One drawback of a yellow tent is the illusion that it appears to be daylight if you wake up in the middle of the night, The newer ones changed to green.

    dane.knight
    dane.knightAU
    • 3 reviews
    • 3 likes

    Good

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    Questions & Answers

    Jenn T
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    Mantis II

    Would this tent need a footprint?

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    Charles
    Charles

    In my experience I've never needed one. The material is thin but I've always cleared where I'm going to set up as much as possible and its been fine. A footprint might not be a bad idea to keep the general wear down but I haven't found it a problem.

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    BlackWolf Mantis

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    CategoryTentsTents
    Room TypeSingle RoomSingle Room
    Sleeping Capacity12
    Price (RRP)$300$360
    Height0.8m1m
    Width2.55m2.55m
    Depth2.2m2.6m
    Weight2.2kg2.4kg
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