5m x 5m HIP Tent




A military style tent with 4x detachable overlapping mosquito side walls. Due to overlap on side walls the doorway or main entrance can be situated as required and could be changed at any stage. This feature furthermore allow for emergency escape at 3x alternative positions at all times.


The main purpose of this tent is for mass and temporary housing. The HIP Tent can also be used for normal camping, as messing facility or recreational area.




Height of Apex

Height of side wall
Carry Bag

:between 4 – 6 people (larger groups can be accommodated pending the type of beds, stretchers etc)


: 5m
: 5m
: 25 square meters

: 3.6m
: 1.8m
: ±67kg
: No single carry bag is possible due to the bulky nature of this tent. 

The roof, 4x side walls and anchor ropes are seperately packed in 3x choke bags for protection and easier handling.


  • Electroplated 1x 50mmx1.6mm center- and 12x 25mmx0.9mm side wall poles
  • 3x Poly-ethlene choke bags
  • 20x side wall pegs (5x pegs per wall) and 16x 6mm Spring steel anchor pegs
  • 16x Anchor ropes (7mm braided ski rope with rope slider)
  • accessories to military specification are available on request – wall poles (swedged), steel cable and chain bracing lines 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 of accessories to be to military specification (Cable and chain bracing lines, swedges on side poles, longer anchor pegs etc) 
  • The option of a double flysheet (Shade netting, canvas or PVC)
  • The option of a PVC groundsheet is available (550 to 710GMS) 



Double Flysheet

: the Center pole is 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 up to 500GMS Olive Green Ripstop Canvas to specification or choice are used
: available only on request.
: available only on request.