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    Footprint included

MSR Elixir 3

$350.00 CAD
  • Product Number: 3361745


New for 2014, the Elixir offers first time (and long-time) backpackers surprisingly livable space in a lightweight, easy to assemble package.  The freestanding design is perfect for pitching in a variety of terrains.  Features two large doors and two vestibues, plus enough floorspace for three full-sized adults and their mats, making the Elixir an great value choice for a 3-person team looking to save weight.

Breathable mesh is balanced with solid canopy fabric to provide the best balance of ventilation, warmth and privacy.  The included footprint maximizes your setup options, including the minimalist freestanding "fast & light" pitch.  Whether you're planning your first backpacking trip, or looking for an upgrade that provides unbeatable value for dollar, the Elixar provides.

Features:

  • Lightweight: Minimum weight is just 2.53 kg (5 lb 10 oz), or set up in Fast & Light® mode for 1.92 kg (4 lb 4 oz).
  • Livable: Unique pole geometry optimizes headroom and fits two mats; adaptable rainfly allows for excellent views.
  • Easy Access: Two large StayDry doors and two vestibules with optimized zipper orientation.
  • Fast Setup: Freestanding system features color-coded poles, clips and webbing for fast and easy setup.
  • MSR® Footprint included
  • Star-patterned skylight allows for excellent views
  • Two large, easy-entry StayDry doors and vestibules
  • Light gray rainfly color (neutral light)
  • Dual rainfly vents for cross ventilation
  • Mesh and solid canopy fabric for venting, warmth and privacy
  • Color-coded poles, clips and webbing for easy setup
  • Waterproof, taped-seam rainfly and bathtub-style floor
  • Lightweight guy-outs
  • Bar tack reinforced stress points
  • Multiple pockets for easy organization

Specifications:

Capacity 3
Minimum Weight 5 lbs 10 oz / 2.53 k
Packed Weight 6 lbs 13 oz / 3.1 k
Fast & Light® Minimum Weight w/ footprint 4 lbs 4 oz / 1.92 k
Vestibule Volume 18 (9 + 9) cu. ft / 510 (255 + 255) liters
Floor Area 39.5 sq. ft / 3.67 sq. m
Tent Volume 63 cu. ft / 1784 liters
Vestibule Area 17.5 (8.75 + 8.75) sq. ft / 1.63 (.82 + .82) sq. m
Body Weight 2 lbs 2 oz
Frame Weight 1 lbs 10 oz / 730 g
Interior Peak Height 41 in / 104 cm
Rainfly Weight 2 lbs 2 oz / 872 g
Packed Size 20 x 8 in / 51 x 20 cm
Number of Doors 2
Freestanding yes
Number of Poles 2 7000 series aluminum
Number of Stakes 6 Aluminum
Rainfly Fabric 68D ripstop polyester 1500mm Polyurethane & DWR
Canopy Fabric 40D ripstop nylon
Mesh Type 20D nylon micromesh
Floor Fabric 70 taffeta nylon 3000mm Durashield polyurethane & DWR