Catching the rain ... camping tips?

Catching the rain ... camping tips?

Postby Aushiker » Tue Jul 15, 2014 2:13 pm

Eddie at the Nullabor and Beyond has a idea for modifying one's tent to use it as a rain catcher and it got me wondering about other camping tips that maybe can be shared ...

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Catching the rain ... camping tips?

Postby Wingnut » Wed Jul 16, 2014 12:26 pm

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Re: Catching the rain ... camping tips?

Postby Aushiker » Wed Jul 16, 2014 3:26 pm

Wingnut wrote:http://odditymall.com/hammock-tent-with-rain-catching-tarp

http://www.raincatcherfreewater.com/Photo-Gallery.html


Should have guessed it had been done before :)

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Re: Catching the rain ... camping tips?

Postby Wingnut » Wed Jul 16, 2014 4:38 pm

Lol...I never even considered it until you posted it...
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Re: Catching the rain ... camping tips?

Postby FXST01 » Wed Jul 16, 2014 6:25 pm

It just needs a few more tweaks, luckily it's raining here in Perth. :-)
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Re: Catching the rain ... camping tips?

Postby piledhigher » Wed Jul 16, 2014 10:22 pm

I can't help feeling that where you are most likely to need a source of water are the places with little rain..
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