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roof top tent,how long does it take to disassemble?

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roof top tent,how long does it take to disassemble?

We have always taken a traditional tent,rolled out of our sleeping bags, and started our game drives. This time, we are considering hiring a vehicle with a roof top tent, but are concerned it will take too long and be somewhat inconvenient removing bedding.

We would appreciate opinions from those who have done both.

Thank you

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11. Re: roof top tent,how long does it take to disassemble?

Is it 'safe' not too? When you gotta go, you gotta go!

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12. Re: roof top tent,how long does it take to disassemble?

if its only a pee-pee, then next to the car works fine :)

it is quite save, just use flash light, in the caprivi next ot rivers the hippos come out for grazing, we had one 5m away and he did nothing, just went about eating.

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13. Re: roof top tent,how long does it take to disassemble?

Hi,

As above it is not safe! ( A short list why--- Lions, hippos, snakes etc. )

Next to car {P} is ok last thing before bed or at first light, However a botlle with adequate opening for men and for ladies a portapotty or something similar is what we use.

Gordon

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14. Re: roof top tent,how long does it take to disassemble?

What is a portapotty?

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15. Re: roof top tent,how long does it take to disassemble?

Ah, A PortaPotti is a small toilet often in plastic often seen in Caravans and boats. No plumbing needed. contents dispensed with later.

Personally I would rather face a Hippo than use one in a confined space.

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16. Re: roof top tent,how long does it take to disassemble?

Thanks! Myself I would go for the portapotti! ;)

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17. Re: roof top tent,how long does it take to disassemble?

agree with mfuwe, African bush is realyl not that dangerous, imagine having to drive that thing wiht in your car in the bush, shaking, bumps etc. :)

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