In a crowded field of lightweight one-person single wall tents, the Big Sky Revolution 1P's distinction is that it is the lightest freestanding breathable fabric tent available. Notice the adjectives. There are lighter and roomier solo tents available, but they are not made of breathable fabric. So, what are the notable features of the Summit Revolution 1P that might persuade you to choose it over the others? Read on.
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Single Wall Tents and Condensation
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Will Rietveld Ph.D, Senior Editor for Gear and Apparel, joined the BPL staff in April 2004. In his former career, Will was a research scientist, project manager, and R&D program administrator. Now retired, he lives in southern Colorado where he takes up a new career of backpacking year-round in the mountains and canyon country of the Southwest. During the summer months Will and his wife Janet are volunteer wilderness rangers in the Weminuche Wilderness. He has been a lightweight backpacker for 52 years and an ultralight backpacker for 13 years.
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