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Night Cat Backpacking tent vs 3F UL Taiji 2

Night Cat Backpacking tent vs 3F UL Taiji 2

The Night Cat Backpacking tent is a lightweight and compact dome tent designed for backpacking, wild-camping and campsites. The Night Cat Backpacking tent looks a lot like the 3F UL Taiji 2 tent so we thought we’d do a quick Night Cat Backpacking tent vs 3F UL Taiji 2 spec comparison to see if there are any key differences. See table below.

Night Cat Backpacking tent vs 3F UL Taiji 2 – spec comparison

3F UL Taiji 2

Night Cat Backpack Tent

Versions

15D Nylon

15D silicone nylon

Colour(s)

Green, Khaki, Grey white

Green

Measured inner dimensions (full dimensions above)

L 200cm x W 130cm x H 100cm 

L220cm x W 130cm x H 120cm

Total weight excluding footprint

1.95kg

2kg

Fabrics

Outer: 15D ripstop nylon silicone/PU coating


Inners: 20D mesh (3 season) or 15D nylon (4 season)


Floor: 20D sil nylon
Footprint: 20D sil nylon

Outer: 15D silicone nylon Inner: 20D nylon bottom and high density mesh

Waterproof rating

Outer: 5000mm HH
Floor: 6000mm HH
Footprint: 4000mm HH

Outer: 5000mm HH

Floor: 8000mm HH

Poles

7001 aluminium alloy 3 pole cross structure

Aluminium

Entrances

2

2

Vestibules

2

2

Pack size

45cm x 16cm (17.7" x 6.3")

45cm x 16cm (17.7" x 6.3")

Seasons

3

3

Pitching

All in one

All in one

What’s included

Tent, poles, footprint, stakes/pegs, guy-lines, storage bag, repair kit

Tent, poles, footprint, stakes/pegs, guy-lines, storage bag, repair kit


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Night Cat Backpacking tent vs 3F UL Taiji 2 – price comparison

Night Cat Backpacking tent – CHECK PRICE on AMAZON.CO.UK

3F UL Taiji 2 – CHECK PRICE on ALIEXPRESS


If you’re interested in another 3F UL Taiji 2 comparison, check out our 3F UL Taiji 2 vs Floating Cloud 2 article. Also, you can see our thoughts on the well respected 3F UL Lanshan trekking pole tents here: 3F UL Lanshan 1 Pro and 3F UL Lanshan 2 Pro – spec comparison. The Wild Country Helm Compact 1 tent is a hugely popular 1 person tent – ideal if you’re looking for that sweet spot between price and quality.


Night Cat Backpacking tent vs 3F UL Taiji 2 – summary

So there you go. There really isn’t a lot in it, is there. Both these tents are from Chinese brands so you should get a good quality tent providing decent value for money. The 3F UL Taiji 2 has more colour options so this may be the thing that you go for. The pricing is pretty similar too, but the 3F UL Taiji 2 is currently cheaper. However, the price of the Night Cat tent is perhaps higher because it is a new tent. The Night Cat backpacking tent appears to be a bit larger than the 3F UL Taiji 2. All in all, it probably come down to price, colour and brand reputation. 3F UL Gear are a little more ‘famous’ because of their Lanshan tents which might influence your decision. Either way, both are great tents for the price. Hopefully this Night Cat Backpacking tent vs 3F UL Taiji 2 comparison has been of use.

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The specs in our articles have been compiled on a best effort basis from research on the manufacturers’ own websites, and on other websites selling the products. We do not guarantee the data we have given is correct and cannot be held responsible for incorrect information. Always do your own spec checks before making a purchase.