Talk about a classic tent, Vango Force 10 tents have always been on the list. Known for their minimalist classy design, stability and strength are the most popular traits of these tents. It has been decades since the very first Force 10 tents were introduced. The vango force 10 mk3 is the 3 person version of the Force 10 series.
This 3 man tent is suitable for a small family or a small group. When the Force 10 tents were initially introduced, these were popular choices of the participants of Duke of Edinburg, The British Army as well as the Scout Association. This is because the tent performs great even in rugged terrains offering a secure and comfortable stay. The Vango force 10 mk3 3 man tent is small when packed and comes in handy for a small group of hikers or campers.
Here are the dimensions of the classic standard mk3 tents:
Force 10 tents have been known for their simple yet strong construction. This is what makes them popular among those who camp in savage terrains. The A-frame design of these tents adds to their stability. The Protex DWR cotton used to make the tent is both breathable and strong. There are however no ventilation systems or windows to let in extra air on warmer nights. The tent, in terms of the bad weather resistance, can be given a score of 4 on the scale of 5.
The vango force ten mk3 3-person tent is made of patented Protex DWR cotton which is a heavy duty material that is responsible for the long life of Force 10 tents. The tent poles are made of PowerLite 7001-T6 alloy. This makes them durable besides being lightweight.
The inner or flysheet first style of pitching offers versatility and ease of pitching. The tent can be set up in hardly a few minutes as it doesn’t come with any complex structures to assemble. This gives the tent another 5 on the scale of 5 in terms of the ease of pitching the tent.
If you are looking for a roomy tent which can be used for a family camping trip, this might not be the best choice. It doesn’t come with separate rooms and storage spaces, or with space to accommodate extra people.This, however, might not be the requirement if you setting a camp on a mountaineering expedition. So for such situations and for camping in extreme conditions, the Force 10 tents are great choices.