Vintage Tent "The Polish Church"pictures

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Re: Vintage Tent "The Polish Church"pictures

Postby escapefoot » Wed Feb 18, 2015 9:47 am

Awsome tent

I love old canvas tents myself. Last summer I purchased a polish tent like yours, from the local Value Village thrift store.

Due to it being late in the season I only managed to set it up once in the yard. It looked fine.

I will post some pics this summer.

I have a question. It was a bear to set up with the internal frame. Is there a special way to set it up that makes it easier?

Any more pics of your tent in action?
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Re: Vintage Tent "The Polish Church"pictures

Postby logman7777 » Sat Mar 14, 2015 8:22 pm

Loved my older canvas tents..

Unfortunately unless you build a permanent/ semi-permanent frame its a labor intensive job.

Had a 12'x18' bunkhouse that took a couple of hours for setup/breakdown but housed everyone in nostalgia.

Still have a few BSA tents but the motivation to set them up has diminished over the years. Seems the Coleman 2 room and the easy up screenhouse gets the job nowadays. :beer:
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Re: Vintage Tent "The Polish Church"pictures

Postby rebapuck » Sat Mar 21, 2015 12:59 am

I helped put up enough Army tents to know I don't want to do it again.
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