5m x 10m HIP Tent




A military style tent with 6x detachable side walls. Due to overlap on side walls the door way or main entrance can be situated as required. This feature furthermore allow for emergency escape at 5x alternative positions at all times.
Purpose. The main purpose of this tent is for mass and temporary housing. The HIP Tent can be used in the secondary role for normal camping.


Height of Apex
Height of side wall
Carry Bag 
: between 10 – 20 people (pending the type of beds, stretchers etc)
: 10m
: 5m
: 50 square meters
: 3.6m
: 1.8m
: ±87kg
: No single carry bag is possible due to the bulky nature of this tent. 


The roof, 6x side walls and anchor ropes are seperately packed in 3x choke bags for protection and easier handling.


  • Electroplated 2x 50mmx1.6mm center poles and 18x 25mmx0.9mm side wall poles
  • 3x Poly-ethlene choke bags
  • 30x side wall pegs (5x pegs per wall) and 22x 6mm Spring steel anchor pegs
  • 22x Anchor ropes (7mm braided ski rope with rope slider)
  • Accessories to military specification are available on request – wall poles (swedged), steel cable and chain anchor ropes with 900mmx8mm spring steel anchor pegs are then used


Besides the standard features of HIP Tents generally available, CANVALODGE went to great lengths to improve some of these features. Improved features includes the following:

  • Only SABS approved 320 to 500 GMS Ripstop Canvas and manufacturing materials are used
  • Side walls are fitted with mosquito netting and PVC mudguards as standard
  • Clients have the option to fit mosquito netting to the air vents
  • The option to extend the length to 12m(3x Center poles) or more as per picture below
  • The option of accessories to be to military specification
  • The option of a double flysheet (Shade netting, canvas or PVC)
  • The option of two 5mx5m PVC groundsheets is available (550 to 710GMS) 



: the 2x Center poles are manufactured with 50mmx1.6mm cold rolled mild steel and the Side poles with 25mmx0.9mm cold rolled mild steel. Cold rolled mild steel is used for exstra strength and then electroplated for durability. 


: SABS approved 320GMS to 500GMS Green Ripstop Canvas to specification or choice are used

Double Flysheet

: available only on request.


: available only on request. 

  • Netted air vents
  • 5x12m HIP with 3x Centre Poles
  • 5x12m HIP with 3x Centre Poles