Using the supplied stakes it creates a spacious canopy around the head that gives you breathing room and some space to move around unlke normal bivvi's. There are 2 screens that allow air to circulate in the Stratosphere.The first on the exterior at the top end has mesh ventilation and a rain cover to allow air to circulate whilst keeping the rain out. The other screen is above your face as you lay down and enables you to completely zip the bag up but still allow for further air circulation.
Alternatively you can roll this screen away and completely zip up the bag to keep the rain out if not using a tarp. Both these ventilation panels will keep mosquitos and midges out.
The Stratosphere has a 3/4 length side zip on the right hand side and utilises waterproof taped seams. Comes with it's own compression sack which allows the bivvy and poles/pegs to be packed away in one small pack size of approx. Overall the weight of the complete pack is approx 1.13kg. Fabric Outer: 50D Nylon Rip stop (5000mm HH). Highly Breathable (5000g/ m2 Moisture Permeability).
Fabric Bottom: 70D Nylon Taffeta with PU coating (8000mm HH). Poles: 8.5 mm Aluminium (Outside diameter) with screw lock tip.
Seams are waterproof and taped. Seasons: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter.
Dimensions: 230cm(L) x 106cm(W) x 49cm(H). Small Pack size 31cm(L) x 14cm(W). The item "Snugpak Stratosphere Bivvy Bag Shelter Lightweight Waterproof One Man Tent Olive" is in sale since Wednesday, January 21, 2015. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Camping & Hiking\Tents & Canopies\Tents".The seller is "forceskitdirect" and is located in Manchester, United Kingdom. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.