Bell Tent FAQ

Thanks for your order! Whilst these are a leisure stove rather than a domestic stove, we always guide customers to follow building regulation specifications wherever possible. Obviously our stoves are fitted into many different types of fittings such as tents etc, but for your fitting of the log cabin using a heat shield behind we recommend the following guidelines Stove The Shield should be a min 1.5mm thickness galvanised steel and affixed with non combustible fittings ​ Shield should be open top and bottom to allow flow of air There shall be no protrusions above the shield to prevent air flowing behind the shield If these caveats are met then clearance to combustibles can be reduced to 95mm between stove and heat shield or 65mm Single skin flue pipes When the stove is connected to the chimney via a single skin steel pipe, this must be at least three its diameter (4 inch) from combustible materials. 3 x 4 inch = 12 inch from combustible materials.

How do I pick the best tent for me?
When choosing a tent there are a few questions to think about  How many people are going to using the tent?  Are you going to be a 'occasional'...
Thu, 6 May, 2021 at 3:23 PM
What canvas should I choose?
We have 3 styles of canvas – polycotton, 285gsm Cotton and 360gsm Cotton canvas.    Polycotton – 200gsm cotton/polyester blend. This is the lightest weigh...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 11:58 AM
285gsm v's 360gsm
Whilst the size and shape of the bell tents are same on both versions there are two key differences between our regular bell tent and the pro version. ...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 11:57 AM
4m or 5m
Here are the 4 and 5m pitched together for reference
Mon, 30 Sep, 2019 at 12:29 PM
What is a Zig?
It's Zag's friend from The Big Breakfast...  Only Joking!  ZIG simply means 'Zipped in Groundsheet' - all Bell Tent Boutique ten...
Thu, 6 May, 2021 at 3:19 PM
How easy is a Bell Tent to pitch?
A Bell Tent is a pretty easy pitch! With a few practice goes people can generally get a 4m or 5m pitched in 15 minutes (or less if you are feeling speedy!) ...
Thu, 6 May, 2021 at 3:39 PM
Can I pitch my tent as a permanent structure?
Our tents are designed with leisure camping in mind – so they aren’t really suited to be left up all the time.  However, we do have customers who’ll pitch ...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 11:59 AM
What does my tent come with?
Once you have taken the tent out of the box you should find everything you need to get going  Tent Check List:  1 x Tent Canvas 1 x Zipped in Groun...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 10:23 AM
3m Bell Tent - not suitable for stove
Our 3m tent weighs 18kg and has two air vents.  We don't recommend stoves for the 3m size due to the space required.  The stove needs to be aro...
Tue, 25 May, 2021 at 1:47 PM
Wooden Pack - what is it and what do I get?
The Wooden Pack simply means we send along wooden accessories with the tent - these are in addition to the metal you get as standard.  The wooden pack c...
Fri, 7 May, 2021 at 10:31 AM