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Lightning

$3,800.00

Second generation is now here! Lightning, our first hard shell tent, is better than ever. Lightning features a “best in class” super low profile of 9 inches and the first Rack Ready™ design so you can bring your bikes, kayak or SUP. Keep your equipment secured on top of the roof while the tent is open or closed*. Tepui's Lightning comfortably sleeps 2 people, and easily opens with gas struts, making it an ultra fast setup.

 

Features

  • Made in USA
  • 9" ultra low profile
  • Solar-powered rooftop ventilation fan
  • Ripstop canopy with ZipperGimp™ technology
  • Interchangeable struts
  • 150 lb load capacity of Lightning rack*
  • 2.5" high density luxury mattress
  • Adjustable ladder
  • Fiberglass composite construction
  • External dimensions when opened: 81 x 56 x 44" (LxWxH) 
  • Internal dimensions when opened: 79 x 54 x 38" (LxWxH)

 

 

*Recommended maximum load capacity of the Rack Ready™ side bars is 150 lbs when closed/driving, and 30 lbs when open. Please note that the Lightning weighs 195 lbs, and the additional weight of any loaded gear must remain within your roof rack's weight capacity and vehicle load limits.

U.S. Patent No. 10,077,574

Blue hard shell variant is currently on backorder. Contact us to get on the backorder list for this color option.

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DETAILS
Our roof top tents come with universal mounting brackets that allow easy mounting to most roof racks or after-market roof bars and are made from quality rip-stop ventilate coated material so you will be protected from even the heaviest rain and winds. The tent includes a stock 8ft-6in telescoping ladder eliminating the need to purchase extensions for large or lifted vehicles.
  • Made from high quality rip-stop ventilate coated nylon material with fully taped seams so you will be protected from even the heaviest rain and winds.
  • 2-1/2” high density foam/latex luxury mattress for premium comfort.
  • Includes a stock 8.5 ft telescoping ladder eliminating the need to purchase extensions for large or lifted vehicles.
  • Includes universal mounting brackets that allow easy mounting to most roof racks or after-market roof bars
SPECIFICATIONS
Sleeping Capacity 2
Seasons 4-season
Size (Closed) 81 x 56 x 8" (LxWxH)
Size (Open) 79 x 54 x 40" (LxWxH)
Sleeping Footprint 79 x 54"
Canopy Fabric 70D Nylon ripstop with waterproof ventilate coating; UV and mold resistant
Mosquito screens no-see-um mesh
Rainfly Fabric
Mattress High Density 2.5" foam/latex luxury mattress, with cotton cover
Annex Material
Annex Area
Travel Cover Material
Weight 195 lbs
Internal Frame 6 bar hinge with interchangeable struts
Base Construction Fiberglass composite
Ladder Construction 8ft-6in Telescoping Aluminum Ladder