Camping Spares FAQ's

How do I know how old my tent is?
All Force Ten, Vango and Lichfield tents and equipment have a code label. The label is white, approx. 6cm x 4cm, and is generally found inside the i...
Tue, 4 Oct, 2016 at 1:13 PM
Do you have spares for tents older than 2008?
Yes - We can make alloy & fibreglass poles for almost any Force Ten, Vango or Lichfield Tent- just email us with your ex...
Tue, 4 Oct, 2016 at 1:12 PM
Why do poles break?
Pole breakages can happen for many reasons, mainly weather, flysheet tensioning or when pitching/striking the tent. As a precaution: ...
Thu, 17 Dec, 2015 at 9:25 AM
Alloy Pole Repair Instructions
Alloy Pole Repair Instructions   Your pole is made up of set number of sections and an elasticised cord. The cord runs thr...
Tue, 4 Oct, 2016 at 1:14 PM
Poles Terminology
Pole section: Single piece of pole (either alloy, fibreglass or steel) Pole: Comprised of a pole section, joined together by a s...
Tue, 4 Oct, 2016 at 1:14 PM
What services do you offer ?
We offer tent repairs ranging from patches, to resealing tents. We also hold a large quantity of spare beams, poles, sections and parts that are...
Fri, 8 Jan, 2016 at 2:49 PM
Fibreglass Pole Repair Instructions
Fibreglass Pole Repair Instructions   Your pole is made up of sections and an elasticated cord. The cord runs through each sect...
Tue, 12 Jan, 2016 at 10:06 AM
When will my purchase arrive?
We aim to process your order within 5 - 7 working days, (at peak times this may take longer). For items over 1kg we ship via Parcelfor...
Fri, 8 Jan, 2016 at 11:13 AM
How do I assemble/repair the pole sections once I have purchased?
Fibreglass Pole Repair Instructions Fibreglass poles are made up of a number of sections and an elasticated cord. The cord runs through each sec...
Thu, 17 Dec, 2015 at 9:21 AM
The photo of the poles do not match my poles?
Many of our photo's are general images. Please go by the item title. The original specification is shown on the product description, howev...
Fri, 8 Jan, 2016 at 11:14 AM