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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #50 on: April 12, 2015, 12:24:14 PM »
These are very nice tents



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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #51 on: April 12, 2015, 02:05:08 PM »
These are very nice tents



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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #52 on: April 12, 2015, 02:13:39 PM »
I need to get mine out of the old non-functioning chest-type freezer that I use to protect equipment from  ravanous mice out at the farm and set it up again.  I love those old canvas wall tents......just seems more like the old-style camping that I remember as a Boy Scout at Camp Cedars.  :)

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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #53 on: April 12, 2015, 03:25:44 PM »
Like how you snuck that in creek...lol  :cheers:
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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #54 on: April 12, 2015, 03:44:49 PM »
I would just what to live it that tent full time..

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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #55 on: April 12, 2015, 03:50:16 PM »
Neat ridge-pole idea, too.....no obstructions to get in the way on either end. :thumbsup:     These tents are designed to enable the user to roll the doors & walls up, so they can be secured in that position by the attached twill tie-tapes during the heat of the day.......or when you just want a sunshade or an unobstructed view of your surroundings, while lounging in your Adirondack chairs during a refreshing Spring rain shower.  ;D

Creek, you've given me the incentive to build a small platform-floor for our identicle wall tent, too.....not in a tree, though.  I've got some old used lumber that would work quite well for the project and I see no other projects on the horizon, so why not?   Wouldn't cost nuthin' :shrug:
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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #56 on: April 12, 2015, 07:37:22 PM »



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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #57 on: April 12, 2015, 08:24:36 PM »
Yeah.......like that! 8) :thumbsup:

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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #58 on: April 13, 2015, 07:59:36 PM »
love the way you did that ridge-pole.
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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #59 on: April 13, 2015, 08:14:17 PM »
Outstanding UTC!
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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #60 on: November 09, 2016, 08:34:22 PM »

Nice tents. I hope to have a couple at my doorstep in a couple of weeks.

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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #61 on: November 10, 2016, 07:02:48 PM »
They are nice tents. I'm going to set mine back up after Thanksgiving. I plan to get the stove jack installed and the stove up and running once/if the weather gets cold.

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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #62 on: November 10, 2016, 08:44:59 PM »
Cool. Where do you plan on cutting in the jack? I am hoping to use mine as a hammock hot tent.

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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #63 on: November 11, 2016, 04:16:57 AM »
I'm not exactly sure yet. I'm going to do a little searching as to how others have done it then decide based on how I think my sleeping arrangements will be and safety.

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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #64 on: November 11, 2016, 04:30:55 AM »
I think most go through the top of the doors. No cutting. I've seen the hot tent.  This scout tent is 7' long and my hammock is 11'. I don't think Enough diagonal hang can be done to make it fit.

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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #65 on: September 06, 2018, 04:00:04 PM »
Selling my Used Scout tent. No major issues, a few soot marks a small hole here and there. Setting up in the rain will close all the pores. I used it for winter camping last winter -11 with a Kni-co medium stove, plenty warm. Stove jack out the back door, no modifications to tent. Angle kit for 1" EMT included. You cut your own tubing or closet rod, internal frame. If interested, I will post some pictures.
$195 plus shipping. Paypal.
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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #66 on: September 06, 2018, 05:05:09 PM »
Interested in pictures. And the tent.
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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #67 on: September 06, 2018, 07:01:44 PM »
Cool I will set it up tomorrow and take some pictures. Where are you located so I can get an estimate on shipping?

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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #68 on: September 06, 2018, 07:37:11 PM »
A re read revealed the fact + shipping. NE OK USA. PM if needed
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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #69 on: September 06, 2018, 07:48:35 PM »
Put it in Classifieds and with a photo. 
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Re: Scout Canvas Wall Tent
« Reply #70 on: September 12, 2018, 06:55:19 PM »
I guess I need to up my posting count so I can post in classifieds.