HIDE TRAGOPAN V6
Hide with rapid deployment, for the itinerant photographer, for short to half-short session time.
This Hide is made of a waterproof 150D « oxford » polyester, combining lightness with strength, by using an isotherm PU coating on the fabric the temperature inside the Hide is reduced by several degrees when exposed to the sun. This coating is also light-proof offering a total darkness inside the Hide and so avoiding shadow of the photographer to be seen outside when the Hide is positioned in front of the sun.
The Hide is delivered in a carrying bag which is large enough to place all the accessories mentioned below (additional room, roof-canopy…) in addition to the Hide.
Period of use: all year round
· height: 1m42
· length: 1m30
· width: 1m15
Size (in its carrying bag):
· height: 20 cm
· length: 68 cm
· width: 25 cm
· 3,3 Kg
This new version of the Tragopan Hide has the same innovative opening system as the V5 which greatly reduces the set-up time in comparison to classical “pop up” system his system is also much easier to fold back.
Tragopan has designed a new realistic Camo pattern more suitable for the multi-season use by wildlife photographer, by including green vegetation. his new pattern will the default pattern for all Tragopan Hides and accessories.
All the windows have been redesigned to two weak points on previous models waterproofness and or set up and remove the sleeves
To avoid water leaking along the shooting windows, we’ve added a which entirely the shooting window from outside his is opened two ropes that can be operated silently from inside the Hide.
The various sleeves and mesh are now fixed using small clips which replace the “Velcro” tape and zipper which were too .
The small survey windows which were another source of leaking have been replaced by small sleeves that can be opened and closed with a small rope and a small ( 400 F/5,6) or binoculars. Th window
The Hide has two ventilation windows on the top, which can be close or open from inside.
The Hide 4 pegs to fix it the ground using the webbing strap at the base of each corner, and 4 pegs in case of strong win to reinforce the stability
On each side of the Hide a total of 4 thin cords are stitched outside of the Hide to improve the camouflage by natural elements leaves, branches, grasse
The Hide has a single door that can be opened and closed from inside as well as from outside with a silent zipper.
e of 25 x 18cm.
All of the four sides of the Hide have the same configuration of windows and opening:
- A opening to Hide taking at ground level as well as using a 45° eyepiece scope for digiscoping. This opening is made of a zip with 4 zipper. The 2 zipperin the middle create the opening for the tripod leg he one below creates a inverted T shape window at 15 cm above the ground, and the one on the top a T shape window 45° eyepiece scope
- One main window sleeves and s .
- Every main window has a small window sleeve at eye level to survey outside of the Hide can be operated with a thin rope and a stopper. These sleeves can be fixed open close silently.
The Tragopan V6 is delivered with set of removable windows and sleeves:
- an opaque rectangular sleeve with a small integrated zipped opening a speedlight or. The entire system is fixed by small clips.also separately here
- A mesh rectangular sleeve fixed by small clips alsohere
- 4 mesh s with a slot in the middle which are fixed by small clips
The Hide is delivered with
The Tragopan V6 has several accessories that can be added to improve the comfort or change this Hide into a camping tent or even connecting two Hides together (these accessories have to be purchased separately and are not included with the Hide) :
- a roof canopy to avoid condensation inside the Hide and offers protection against the rain to the front of your telephoto lens, see here
- an additional room including a waterproof ground-floor which cover the entire surface of the tent and the vestibule to allow sleep in the or shooting at ground level, see here
- an awning, an additional storage area behind the tent, or on the ground without being seen his awning can also be used as a canopy for the additional room to avoid condensation , see here
- a mesh sleeve for the door, creating a wider see here
- a connection tunnel, which allows two Hides together, see here
stronger and lighter aluminium pegs are available for sale here