Current lead time : End of September 2020


Aston UL
Aston N
Aston R
Rainfly
Silpoly 15D grey-green (2.500mm)
Silpoly 20D grey-green (2.500mm)
Silnylon 40D dark green (3.500mm)
Inner fabric
Netting
Solid inner + netting
Solid inner + netting
Groundsheet
Silpoly 20D PU (4.000mm)
Nylon PU 40D (10.000mm)
Nylon PU 70D (10.000mm)
Ground attachments

Lineloc + cord

Lineloc + cord

Webbing + stainless rings

Zippers
YKK #5 (standard)

YKK #5 (standard)

YKK #8 (strong)
Guylines
x7 adjustable

x7 adjustable

x7 adjustable

Volume (diam x length)
15 x 30 cm
15 x 35 cm
15 x 42 cm
Weight :
Rainfly + Innertent
485 g + 395 g = 880 g
565 g + 530 g = 1095 g
810 g + 680 g = 1490 g

Weight : Set of 15 pegs

180 g
180 g
180 g
Weight : optionnal pole
(you can use your trekking poles instead)
300 g
300 g
300 g

MAX weight :
Rainfly + inner + pegs + pole

1360 g
1575 g
1970 g

Weight hike with trekking poles :
Rainfly + inner + pegs

1060 g
1275 g
1670 g

Due to slight differences in fabric coating, announced weights may vary around +/-5% : More information about the different fabrics.


Units : centimetres


Versions :

You can choose between three versions : "UL", "N" and "R". All have the same dimensions, but different fabrics and ground attachments are used.

  • "Aston UL" is the ultralight version, when each gram is important : handle with care ! Weight between 0.9 and 1.4kg
  • "Aston N" is the normal version, for hikers and travelers. A good choice for most. Weight between 1.2 and 1.6kg
  • "Aston R" is the reinforced version, for long term travelers or expeditions. Weight between 1.5 and 2.0kg

See Specifications tab for more informations.


Pegs : 180g

A set of 15 pegs is available : we chose high quality aluminium pegs made in the Netherlands :
  • 8 Rockpin pegs to anchor your tipi on the hardest grounds
  • 7 UL duraluminium pegs for guylines when the weather turns bad.



Central pole : 300g

An Adjustable pole "Mostert" is available. Light, rigid and strong, it will hold against the worst weathers. Parts nest inside each other, making it very compact for carrying (length : 45cm).


You can also use your own trekking poles as pole and thus limit the carried weight. They can be tied together by an appropriate strap (included, see pitching instructions for more informations).


Seam sealing :
Seams sealing is included by default, but you can also do it yourself with a silicone sealant : it reduces our manufacturing time and therefore the price


Custom color :

Following colours are currently in stock :

  • Version UL : "Foliage" (grey-green)
  • Version N : "Foliage" (grey-green)
  • Version R : Green

If you wish an other colour, please tick the "custom colour" option.


2 separate carrying bags :

A carrying bag is included with your tipi Aston, to make one package for both rainfly and innertent. (see specification tab for volume)

This option allows you to choose 2 separate bags instead of a single one, one for the rainfly and one for the innertent.

Wind resistance :



Pitching instructions : pdf link

Assembly of two trekking poles together : pdf link


2 persons - from 880 to 1970g 

                                           

The Aston tipi has been conceived to protect two person from bad weather while keeping weight to a minimum. It comfortably accommodates two people with the innertent, and three people without it. For people taller than 1m85 (6'1"), it is recommended to use the bigger model Aston XL.

The Aston tipi has 8 anchor points to the ground, as well as 7 guylines points, for excellent wind resistance. Unlike most tipis, the central pole is shifted forward, outside of the inner tent. This allows for a pleasant living space between sleepers.


Details :
  • Large vestibule
  • Polyester fabric doesn't expand when exposed to moisture
  • Adjustable attachments
  • Sealed seams
  • Quick and easy pitching by one person
  • Rainfly pitches first
  • Rainfly and inner tent can be pitched independently
  • Large vent above the vestibule to manage condensation
  • The door can be opened without wetting the inner tent

Versions :

You can choose between three versions of this tent, UL, N et R. All three have the same dimensions, but use different fabrics, ground attachments and zippers.

  • Aston UL is the ultralight version. The inner tent is walls are made with mosquito net only, and ground attachments are linelocs. Due to the lightness of fabrics, this version needs to be treated carefully.
  • Aston N is the normal version, a good choice for most hikers and travellers. The inner tent walls are made with windbreak fabric and mosquito net. Ground attachments are linelocs.
  • Aston R is the reinforced version, for long-distance trips and rough terrain. The inner tent walls are made with windbreak fabric and mosquito net. Ground attachments are made of adjustable webbing loops, and zippers are stronger.

See Specifications tab for more informations.


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Tipi Aston

  • Product Code: Tipi Aston
  • Availability: made on order
  • 515.00€


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