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Old 07-07-2020, 01:31 PM   #118 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by California98Civic View Post
"Hard Shell Tent" is a cool phrase. Those drapes or nets on the open doors... they good as mosquito proofing? Secured to the interior somehow?

Mosquito netting, yup! Definitely required. Either that or windows must be up, which would be gross when it's warm/humid.



The netting is long enough to tuck under all the cushions/blankets and make an enclosure with an overlapping slit on one side that I twist together and clothes-pin shut.
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