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by gcby30
Tue Aug 23, 2016 7:06 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Tarps vs. Shade cloth for flat roof structure
Replies: 75
Views: 9851

Re: Tarps vs. Shade cloth for flat roof structure

I'm doing the same thing, virgin and giving it all a good whack by reading the many helpful replies here. I'm going with 8ft height because it will give me over a foot of clearance between top shade cloth and top of Kodiak tent. Cheers to the golden suggestion of two guy lines per corner, didn't kno...
by gcby30
Wed Aug 10, 2016 2:08 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: structural integrity of compact emt shade structure
Replies: 20
Views: 3018

Re: structural integrity of compact emt shade structure

Dude, we are doing nearly the EXACT same thing right down to the Kodiak. This thread was exactly what I needed. I'm a virgin so this is one big crapshoot for me. Thanks to eldergeek for that picture, I'm planning on using the tee connectors and a middle leg like that. Really appreciate the diagram. ...
by gcby30
Thu Jul 14, 2016 3:30 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Tarps vs. Shade cloth for flat roof structure
Replies: 75
Views: 9851

Re: Tarps vs. Shade cloth for flat roof structure

Super helpful! I think next step is to draw a mockup design and share for critique. You've definitely convinced me to do angled side walls, and that opens up some new possibilities.
by gcby30
Thu Jul 14, 2016 11:48 am
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Tarps vs. Shade cloth for flat roof structure
Replies: 75
Views: 9851

Re: Tarps vs. Shade cloth for flat roof structure

This is an incredibly helpful thread for virgins like me planning their first conduit structure. I am planning a 10x10 conduit cube around my tent and was thinking of using grommeted aluminet panels for the walls. The thinking was if I use aluminet my walls could be vertical as the material will let...
by gcby30
Fri Jul 08, 2016 7:18 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Anyone have feedback on a Kodiak 10x10 ft tent?
Replies: 55
Views: 12522

Re: Anyone have feedback on a Kodiak 10x10 ft tent?

Holy cow those replies are helpful, thank you all.
by gcby30
Thu Jun 30, 2016 12:20 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Anyone have feedback on a Kodiak 10x10 ft tent?
Replies: 55
Views: 12522

Re: Anyone have feedback on a Kodiak 10x10 ft tent?

First burn this year so can't comment on playa durability but I did test mine at Joshua tree this weekend and it was very nice. I'm tall and could stand comfortably. Suggest getting the one that has the gear organizer as it's a nice feature. Thanks to others who clarified that the included stakes ar...

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