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Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2
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Price $261.71 at Backcountry$399.95 at REI
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Pros Roomy for its weight, inexpensiveExcellent balance between weight and features, many storage pockets, large vestibulesTwo large double doors, good headroom, excellent balance of space and weightLightweight, good lateral headroom, large side doors, large overhead pocketGenerous dimensions, large vestibules, good balance between weight and durability
Cons Difficult to tension fly properly, asymmetrical fly with small vestibule, cheaper-feeling materialsTapered foot, pockets are high upDelicate fabrics require special treatment, expensivesmall vestibules, tapered footprint reduces interior spaceSmall doors, expensive, zippers don't always open smoothly
Bottom Line This tent is a solid, relatively inexpensive option for camping when wind and rain won't be an issue.A exceptional choice for both front and backcountry adventures.This tent balances the key aspects of a backpacking tent better than all other models.This tent offers enough room for three, without weighing you down.A tent that offers comfort and quality at a good weight.
Rating Categories Marmot Tungsten UL2 NEMO Dragonfly 2 Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2 Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL3 NEMO Dagger 2
Comfort (25%)
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8
Weight (25%)
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Weather Resistance (20%)
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8
Ease Of Set Up (10%)
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8
Durability (10%)
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Packed Size (10%)
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Specs Marmot Tungsten UL2 NEMO Dragonfly 2 Big Agnes Copper... Big Agnes Copper... NEMO Dagger 2
Packaged Weight 3.70 lbs 3.16 lbs 3.06 lbs 3.81 lbs 3.76 lbs
Floor Area 32 sq ft 29 sq ft 29 sq ft 41 sq ft 31 sq ft
Packed Size 18 x 7 in 19.5 x 4.5 in 19.5 x 4 in 20 x 4.5 in 19.5 x 6.5 in
Dimensions 88 x 54 x 42 in 88 x 50 x 41 in 88 x 52 x 42 in 90 x 70 x 43 in 90 x 50 x 42 in
Vestibule Area (Total) 9.8 + 5.2 sq ft 20 sq ft 18 sq ft 18 sq ft 22.8 sq ft
Peak Height 42 in 41 in 42 in 43 in 42 in
Number of Doors 2 2 2 2 2
Number of Poles 3 3 2 3 2
Pole Diameter Not provided 8.7 mm 8.7 mm 8.7mm 8.5/9/9.6 millimeters
Number of Pockets 2 + small light pocket 3 2 5 2
Gear Loft No No Sold separately Sold separately Sold separately
Pole Material DAC Pressfit DAC Featherlite NFL DAC Featherlite NFL and NSL Aluminum DAC featherlight NSL
Guy Points 4 5 9 6 10
Rain Fly Material 20D Ripstop nylon 20D Nylon Ripstop Silicone-treated patterned double ripstop nylon with waterproof polyurethane coating proprietary patterned random rip-stop nylon with 1200mm waterproof polyurethane coating 15D Sil / PU Nylon Ripstop (1200mm)
Inner Tent Material 15D Nylon ripstop mesh, 20D Nylon ripstop 15D Nylon Ripstop [Body] Patterned double ripstop nylon/polyester mesh
[Floor] Silicone-treated patterned double ripstop nylon with waterproof polyurethane coating
proprietary patterned random rip-stop nylon with 1200mm waterproof polyurethane coating [Body] 15D Nylon Ripstop / No see um mesh
[Floor] 30D PU Nylon Ripstop (3000mm)
Type Two Door freestanding Two Door freestanding Two Door Two Door Two Door freestanding
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