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Festival Tents
Festival Tent Direct from BCT Outdoors Bradford
The BCT Festival Tent is an extremely hard wearing ridge tent with many features designed to withstand heavy use and the rigors of the wet British summer weather.

Based on a classic ‘A’ frame with no center poles, the festival tent offers a spacious sleeping area for 2 adults with a front porch area to dry off cloths and store luggage etc…

A key design feature of the BCT Festival Tent is the internal guy support strap system which eliminates the need for external guy lines with nothing to trip over.

The BCT festival tent was first officially commissioned and produced for the Glastonbury Music Festival by BCT Outdoors.

BCT Outdoors Glastonbury festival tent can be purchased direct from the factory.
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BCT Outdoors Ltd: Festival Tent Features and Specification
- Outer cover of the festival tent is manufactured from Ten Cate ‘ All Season ‘ fabric which is 100% polyester with a PVA coating. It is breathable and waterproof and should last at least 10 years under normal usage.

- Colours available are Blue, Red, Orange, Green, Grey and Beige.

- The outer cover of the festival tent has a Bell end back and front with a heavy duty zip in the door. All points of strain are heavily reinforced and all seams are lap seams. The ground fastenings are adjustable by the use of side release buckles. There are NO external guyropes.

- The inner tent of the festival tent is manufactured from high tenacity polyester which is Fire Retardant. It has 2 vents at the front placed at the top of the door with a heavy duty ‘T’ zip for the opening.
Overall size of the inner tent is 2300mm x 1900mm x 1700nhigh with 500mm bell end extension.

- Inner Tent ground sheet is Fire Retardant PVC Coated Polyester 560gsm. All seams and corners are high frequency welded to prevent any water penetration.

- The poles of the festival tent are aluminium sectional poles comprising of 3 ‘A’ poles and a sectional ridge. The frame is supported by ‘ Storm Set ‘ guy ropes which attach to the front and back ‘ A ‘ frames. They are a pre set size and do not need further adjustment. When the festival tent is fully erected the guy ropes remain in position between the Outer Fly sheet and the Inner tent.

- All necessary pegs are included.

- Full erecting instructions are included with the festival tent and advise on maintenance of your tent.
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Festival Tent Features and Specification
Festival Tent Specification
Bell Tent
Bell Tent Direct from BCT Outdoors Bradford

What can be more relaxing and rejuvenating than camping in a canvas Bell Tent, in the peace of the English countryside, the smell of wood smoke and maybe the odd glass of wine.

If this doesn’t re-kindle your love of camping nothing will.

British Bell Tents at their very best. Made in England, in house, in Bradford Yorkshire by Britain’s number 1 tent maker.

Bell Tents have made a remarkable resurgence in the last year or two. What can be better than proper cotton canvas and a tent made in England. "Ask for a fabric sample – you won’t be disappointed"

Whether you are on a family holiday, visiting a pop festival or just chilling out in the country a BCT Bell Tent is ideal.

Bell Tents can be purchased direct from the factory at BCT Outdoors Bradford premises.
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BCT Outdoors Ltd: Bell Tent Features and Specification
The Bell Tent is still manufactured in the traditional way with double sewn seams, ventilation in the roof with outside rain cowls, ventilation windows in the walls with outside storm/privacy covers and all points of strain heavily reinforced. This tent is also available with a wood centre pole at an additional cost!

The doorway is 1.7 mtrs high so no need to crawl into the tent. The doorway has a steel sectional frame surrounding it that doesn’t intrude into the doorway opening area. This frame is held in place by a tape and ring.

BCT Bell Tents now have the option of a zipped in groundsheet. Not only does our zipped in groundsheet offer both bug and weather protection it has a sleeve which allows the pole to sit on the ground and not on the groundsheet. It has a Velcro strip to the centre so that the groundsheet can be turned back at the entrance – avoids the muddy boots during the day – or it can be removed totally without the need to take out the centre pole to allow the ground to breath.

All pegging and anchor points have strong webbing reinforcement and nylon rings to secure guy ropes.

As usual the tent comes complete with hand cleft hardwood pegs, good strong guy ropes, hardwood runners and a hardwood mallet. All packed in a strong breathable valice. Separate pole bag and peg bag.

Bell Tent is now available in 2 sizes 4 meter diameter and 5 meter diameter. Both Bell Tents are made to our usual exacting standards and both are available with separate or sewn in groundsheet.

All our Bell Tents are Fire retardant to BS7837(1996) – some people even put a wood burning stove in them, take a look on our ‘Glamping’ website - all tents are water and rot proofed as usual.

4 mtr diameter Bell Tents are 323 gsm fabric whereas 5 mtr diameter Bell Tents are 393 gsm fabric. Both Fire retardant to BS7837(1996). Even our groundsheets are Fire retardant!

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  • British made for British weather.
• 2 size options:
     - 4mtr diameter 2.4mtr high in center.
     - 5mtr diameter 2.9mtr high in the center.
• Walls 0.5mtr on both sizes.
• Fire retardant fabric.
• 300mm deep mudwalling.
• 3 ventilators in the roof and in the walls.
• High doorway with shaped frame and heavy duty zip.
• Taped edges on all points of strain.
• Tapes and rings to roll the doors back
• 7mm rope guys.
• Two points of brailing, rubbers and rings.
• Hardwood 6” runners/sliders and mallet.
• All wood pegs, 9” for brailing and 12” for guy ropes.
• Packed in heavy duty valise and pole bag.
• Basic lightweight groundsheet included.
• Heavy duty groundsheet available as an extra.
• Deluxe zipped in groundsheet with unique features available as an extra.
• Flue kit and stoves available.
Bell Tent Features and Specification
Bell Tent Specification
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Bell Tent Tradition
The traditional Bell Tent is possibly the original Scout and Guide tent design used in many of the early Jamborees and by the Army in the 19th Century. The Bell tent is still popular with Boys Brigades throughout the U.K. BCT Outdoors manufacture their own Bell Tents from our factory in Bradford to ensure a solid, high quality build with every component “heavy duty” creating a Bell Tent designed for durability and long life.

The Bell Tent Tradition must be the original of all tents. This particular bell tent is made exactly the same as it was hundreds of years ago. BCT made the replica camp on Brownsea Island from original photographs taken at the time of Lord Baden Powells 1st camp.

BCT Outdoors Bell Tent Tradition can be purchased direct from the factory.
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BCT Outdoors Ltd: Bell Tent Tradition Features and Specification

• Heavy duty throughout
• 3 Ventilators in roof with cowls
• 3 Ventilators in wall with roll down storm flaps
• Heavy duty PVC mudwall all round
• Dutch laced doorway with tiebacks and brass eyelets
• Double eyelet and rope brailing points
• Eyelet guy rope attachments
• 393gsm 100% 'A' grade cotton
• Fire retardant
• Wood centre pole
• Dutch laced door
• Wooden pegs
• Heavy duty PVC mudwall
• Guy ropes with wood runners
• Outer cover
• Centre pole
• Guys with wood runners
• Wooden pegs – Valise

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 Bell Tent Tradition Specification
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