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SilNylon Grace Tarp $120.00

Specifications



NOTE: See the MLD Homepage for info on order wait time.


SOLO (Shown in All Pictures)
Weight: 12oz
$120
Ridgeline: 9�
Side: 8.5�
Foot End: 5�
Head End: 7�



DUO
Weight: 16oz
$160
Ridgeline: 9.5�
Side: 9
Foot End: 7.5�
Head End: 9�
TRUE DUO SIZE



Colors: SharkSkin Gray


Features



• 1.35 Silnylon. Strong and Water Proof. Will not rot or mildew. Dries fast and ice can be shaken off.

• Premium Overall Construction

• Ridgeline is triple rolled and triple stitched.

• Speed pitching LineLocs on all perimeter tieouts. Pull the line and they lock in place under tension just like your backpack shoulder straps. Eight LineLocs about 1oz to the tarp and can be cut off if desired with wire snips leaving a 3/4� tieoputs loop for smaller line. 3mm line is supplied to work with the LineLocs.

• 3 inside mini clips (clips removable) along inside ridgeline for hanging bivy, glasses, bug net, bug bivy, sock line, field jerky drying, boss voodoo dolls, etc.

• Shape: Slightly trapezoidal with catenary (curved) cut ridgeline, side, rear and front perimeters. This shape pitches tight and quick. No other light weight tarps haves both the ridge and all outside edges catenary cut for an ultra tight and quick pitch. Only three side tieouts needed for a tight pitch. The baseline (side edge) length is only few inches shorter than the ridgeline for full coverage at the edges. Overly pointed tarps trade full coverge for light weight. It takes more work to build tarps with all side curved, but it pitches faster and tighter for less wind flap. A more pointed tarp is necessary for a tight pitch if the tarps does not have all edges with catenary cuts.

• Ridgeline tieout grommets are sized for our carbon fiber accessory pole locking tips. The webbing loop in front of the grommet is sized for regular trekking poles with the tips pointed up- The loop fits over the tip but not the basket.

• 8 Tieouts




Included



• Stuff Sack
• Guyline
• 1.5oz Tube McNett Silnet seam sealer for the ridgeline


Options



Stakes Package

Eight 6.5\" Vargo Ti Stakes .27oz / 8gms
Hi Visibility Orange Handle / Conically Ground No-Snag Tip



Carbon Fiber Straight Poles
Super Stiff Premium Carbon Fiber Poles
• 28\" Rear .9oz
• 42\" Front 1.65oz
• .355 outside diameter Multi-Ply Multi Direction premium carbon fiber construction
• Grommet locking tips
• 15.5\" long folded lengths for compactness
• Long aluminum internal ferrules with fast connect rounded end guides and tube spacer bumpers to prevent CF to CF abrasion
• The very best CF tarp pole available!



Seam Sealing Instructions



How to a Seam Seal an MLD Pro Silnylon Shelter

(Cuben Fiber Shelters do not need seam sealing.)

1: Pitch and inspect your shelter for any issues. Once it is seam sealed it is non returnable except for significant defects.

2: Use the supplied SilNet and only the SilNet. (If you want to dilute it or use some other silicone sealant it should work OK and is common (research this yourself online) but your are on your own- results may vary and are not covered by warranty - if you go this route it is assumed you know 100% what you are doing and have done it before!!!)

3: Pitch the shelter tightly. Temps should be above 60 F and humidity below 80%. You may do this indoors. You may also do one seam at a time indoors if the seem is stretched slightly. Pinning one seam from each end on the floor between two heavy objects works OK.

4: We use the SilNet straight from the tube. Do not make a big hole in the sealer tube - start small so you can control flow. Multiple small application is a lot better than one big smear.

5: Main Seams: Place a small bead on the seam along the stitching. Work on a 3’- 4’ section at a time. Use a finger to press the sealer into the stitching and the small valley at the edge of the seam where it is rolled under.

ALLOW AT LEAST 24HRS TO FULLY DRY.

NOTE: You only need to seal the OUTSIDE of the shelter ONLY. You do not need to seal the bottom perimeter roller edge stitching. It is OK to add a small bead on the leading edge of the triangle tieouts reinforcement stitching, but it is not required.

SPECIAL AREAS: Add a little sealer to any tieout stitching on the middle of a panel (Mids, Cricket and SuperTarps). Seal the zipper storm flap stitching and tieouts on the Mids. Seal the stitching and apex tieouts areas on the Mids, Crickets and TrailStars.

IMPORTANT: Do no go back and forth over the wet seam too much - after a minute or three it will get gummy and look bad. Better to wait 8 hrs and then OK to add some over any area you missed.


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