Schrade SCHF9

Schrade SCHF9 Knife

There is one thing you can say without a doubt about the Schrade SCHF9, and that is that they are a tough, rugged, awesome looking and one hell of a workhorse when you need it. Just pull it from its sheath, and start to splitting, chopping, or cutting with it. Feel how versatile this survival knife is for the toughest job in the wilderness. It is a full tang knife and a beautiful piece of work in its class.

The Schrade SCHF9 has a 12.1-inch overall fixed blade and is all strength with no fluff. It made of 1095 high carbon steel blade with a drop point, which is a useful survival blade style that can handle the toughest tasks that will come in any survival situation.

The Schrade SCHF9 has a Kraton made handle, which is a very tough and long-lasting rubber material. It should never happen, but if the handle gets destroy, remove the broken pieces, and wrap the handle around with Paracord 550.

The SCH9’s included a sheath made of heavy ballistic nylon; this sheath is good enough to protect the blade and has a perfect fit for it. For extra durability, there is a molded plastic that holds the knife and fits the blade quite securely.
For those who want multiple carry options, the sheath also has lots of adjustable velcro attachments, which are perfect for the belt and leg.
It comes with a detachable pouch for a small item, such as a whetstone or other sharpening tool.

Specifications

  • Overall Length: 12.1 (30.7 cm)
  • Handle Length: 5.7″ (14.5 cm)
  • Blade Length: 6.4″ (16.2 cm)
  • Weight: 15.9 oz.
  • Blade Steel: 1095 High Carbon Steel
  • Handle Material: Kraton
  • Sheath: Nylon

Snugpak Ionosphere

Snugpak Ionosphere tent

The Ionosphere by Snugpak is an extremely small and compact one-person tent. The Ionosphere has a very low profile and is excellent for those looking for a one-person tent to keep out of the elements. The Ionosphere also has a 5000mm PU Coated Fly. The Ionosphere has a single entry point, No-See-Um-Mesh and all seams are seam taped. A very impressive small compact tent by anyone’s standard.

Compact One Person Tent

Designed with a two pole support system that forms a hooped shelter, the Ionosphere tent provides a spacious, low profile shelter that is easy to pitch and pack down small.

No-See-Um Mesh Mosquito Net

The Ionosphere is constructed with a No-See-Um Mesh inner tent to protect you from insects while you sleep and provide increased airflow.

Waterproof PU Coated Fly Sheet

The Ionosphere’s Fly Sheet is created with lightweight RipStop polyester with a 5000mm waterproof PU coating to keep you and your gear dry.

Specification

  • Pack Weight: 1520g / 54oz
  • Trail Weight: 1200g / 42oz (Fly, Poles & Inner Tent)
  • Packsize: 48cm x 14cm / 19″ x 6″
  • Pitch type: Inner first
  • Doors: Single-point front entry with ample porch
  • Vents: 3 Vents
  • Flysheet: 210t 100% polyester ripstop with (5000mm HH) waterproof polyurethane coating
  • Inner tent: 190t 100% nylon inner fabric, with a 50D polyester No-See-Um-Mesh
  • No-see-um netting 1600 holes per square inch
  • Groundsheet: 190t 100% nylon with (5000mm HH) waterproof polyurethane coating
  • DAC® Featherlite NSL® Anodised Aluminium Poles with pressfit connectors, 100% aluminium
  • Waterproof Taped Seams
  • Ten Mesh Internal Pockets for equipment and head-end hanging loop (Five on each side)
  • Supplied with 16 Lightweight Alloy Cross-Stakes, with two-spares (14 + 2 Spare Stakes)
  • Flame Retardant
  • Supplied with a compression stuff sack
  • Origin: Imported
  • Supplied with a basic repair kit

Full Description

The Ionosphere ™ by Snugpak ® is a two-pole, one-door compact tent; expertly designed for planned overnight ventures, wild camping and adventure races, where more robust protection from the weather elements is required. A tried and tested favourite of Hill and Moorland Leaders, Mountain Leaders and Military Personnel, the Ionosphere has an impressive floor space, measuring 2.4m long and 0.9m wide, creating ample room for a single person with their equipment; in an emergency, the Ionosphere™ can accommodate two people.

This low profile easily pitched tent packs down small and has a mere trail weight of 1.2kg. Using tried and tested DAC ® Aluminium Poles, so it doesn’t take up valuable space in your pack. Ideal for extended ventures and multiple days.

The perfect one-person tent, the Ionosphere™ will shelter you from all but the worst inclement weather, with a 5000mm Hydrostatic Head PU Coated Fly sheet, with taped seams and a No-See-Um Mesh Mosquito Net, to keep out the bugs in summer months and warmer climates. For wild summer camping, the Ionosphere is the perfect green, allowing you to pitch your tent with minimal environmental impact to the surrounding areas, as well as being able to pitch and adjust should wind direction change, using a two- pole system to form a hooped shelter that keeps condensation build up to a minimum.

Hydrostatic Head (HH) is a waterproof measurement of a Shelter’s material’s coating; most commonly a thin film of polyurethane finish is added to a material to create polyurethane laminate (PUL) referred to as a PU Coating. It is this coating that gives Snugpak® Shelters their waterproof & windproof properties.

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