Smittybilt Overlander
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Tepui Autana 3
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Tepui Kukenam 3
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Yakima SkyRise Medium
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Front Runner Roof Top Tent
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Price $1,017.04 at Amazon$2,199.95 at Backcountry
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Pros Wide/Sturdy ladder, boot bag, LED light strip, spaciousVery comfortable, durable, has entrance awning, weather protection, included annexDurable canopy, telescoping ladder, versatility, quick conversionTool-free mounting system, locks to rack, lightLightweight
Cons Ladder may require drilling, Velcro cover not the most efficient cover system, heavyLongest conversion time (though not by much), side window awnings don't roll up, priceNo entrance awning, no added extrasMounting system limited, large gap between tent and rackMay require drill to adjust ladder, thin mattress, only two pockets, poor durability
Bottom Line A reasonably priced rooftop tent that offers outstanding performanceAn impressively comfortable rooftop tent that can handle any type of weatherIn the world of rooftop tents, this is the standardAn easy to install tent that requires minimal knowledge or use of toolsThe lightest tent out there, but at a sacrifice in durability
Rating Categories Smittybilt Overlander Tepui Autana 3 Tepui Kukenam 3 Yakima SkyRise Medium Front Runner Roof Top Tent
Space And Comfort (30%)
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7
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5
Durability (25%)
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Ease Of Conversion (20%)
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Ease Of Assembly And Installation (15%)
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Cover Convenience (10%)
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Specs Smittybilt... Tepui Autana 3 Tepui Kukenam 3 Yakima SkyRise... Front Runner Roof...
Seasons 3 4 4 3 3
Weight (in lbs) 144 lbs 130 lbs 130 lbs 115 lbs 93 lbs
Windows 2 side, 2 roof 2 side, 2 roof 2 side, 2 roof 2 side, 2 roof 2 side, 1 roof
Pockets 5 4 4 4 2
Number of Doors 2 2 2 2 2
Max Inside Height 51in 52in 52in 48in 55in
Floor Dimension 56in x 96in 56in x 96in 56in x 96in 56in x 96in 52in x 98in
Floor Area 38 sq ft 38 sq ft 38 sq ft 38 sq ft 35 sq ft
Room Divider No No No No No
Vestibules No Yes No No No
Vestibule Area n/a 26in x 56in n/a n/a n/a
Packed Size 12in x 48in x 56in 12in x 48in x 56in 12in x 48in x 56in 12in x 48in x 56in 12in x 48in x 53in
Floor Materials Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum
Main Tent Materials 600 D poly 600 D ripstop 600 D ripstop 210 D nylon 400 D PVC
Rainfly Materials 420 D 420 D 420 D 210 D 200 D
Number of Poles 8 6 8 8 6
Pole Material aluminum/spring steel aluminum/spring steel aluminum/spring steel aluminum/spring steel aluminum/spring steel
Pole Diameter 1/4 in 1/4 in 1/4 in 1/4 in 1/4 in
Design type Fold-out Fold-out Fold-out Fold-out Fold-out
Extras Interior LED, extension cords, boot bag Awning over ladder n/a Locks, quick release, clear sky windows in rain fly Velcro loops on roof for hanging gear
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