UL Cuben Fiber Tarp by HammockGear.comPosted by Claire Walters on Sep 26, 2011 in Featured, Gear Reviews, Journal, Shelter / Tarps | 0 comments
Looking to trim some weight off the base weight of your backpack load? HammockGear.com has a solution for you with their cuben fiber tarp!
Aside from their already lightweight down quilts — the newest product in their line-up is a 4 season cuben fiber tarp. On average most people can cut down about a 1lb off the pack weight. With winter coming for many – this will help lighten the load & allow for the extra clothing or gear that might be needed for colder months.
Product desc from their web site
Cuben Fiber, a high-performance base non-woven fabric is quickly gaining popularity in the hiking community. Known for its ultralightweight and durability, the 4-Season Cat Cut Cuben Fiber tarp will pack down to 6.5 ounces for 4 panel pull outs and 10 perimeter tie outs. We use 1/2 inch D-Rings on all tie outs.
SPECS: CT1K.08 material
10′ 10″ ridgeline
8.5 feet wide
Hex tarps are available – Please call for more information – 740-653-6791
~No sewn ridgeline (which means no seam sealing needed)
~All guyline reinforcements are bonded and sewn. for maximum strength.
*All tarps are made to custom order – Please allow 2-4 weeks for tarp orders to be processed.
Here’s a review done by Woooooo Budddy! Shugemery
Get out in the woods & enjoy this quality piece of gear!