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Message posted by Des33202/6/2020 at 10:45am
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Hi all,

Recently bought a Coleman Rocky Mountain which we love, but at the back of the tent there is three peg fastening points corners and middle, the middle peg is off by at least 15cm making it seemingly impossible to get the rain sheet tight and square at the back is this normal? Iím inclined to think it isnít but Im no tent expert so I thought I would ask here.

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Message posted by seanfdh02/6/2020 at 12:18pm
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Looking at Coleman's website here, it appears that the back pegging point is offset to one side, presumably to align with the 3/2 bedroom split.

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I would imagine the inner tent at the back has a pegging point that needs to be offset and this pegs / clips into a fixing where you peg the offset centre of the flysheet. This is normal on many tents.

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Ahhh that makes sense. Thanks folks

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If you need an extra pegging point at the back you could use clingons


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