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Message 1107239 - Posted: 18 May 2011, 9:08:28 UTC

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Message 1107264 - Posted: 18 May 2011, 13:24:57 UTC

Very novel idea. I like it.

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Message 1107282 - Posted: 18 May 2011, 15:14:12 UTC

Could have lots of possibilities in Japan?

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Message 1107471 - Posted: 19 May 2011, 0:01:19 UTC

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Great idea. Only problem is packing it in to your campsite.

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Message 1107489 - Posted: 19 May 2011, 1:11:25 UTC - in response to Message 1107471.

Great idea. Only problem is packing it in to your campsite.

Considering the great British weather... What happens when it gets wet before you're ready to deploy it?...


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Message 1107726 - Posted: 19 May 2011, 18:49:59 UTC - in response to Message 1107282.

I was thinking Haiti.Better than the scraps of plastic and tarpaulin that they are using now.
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Message 1107754 - Posted: 19 May 2011, 20:17:10 UTC

Is there a drawback here? OK, here we have quick and fast emergency shelters, which with heat and light, could withstand quite harsh waether for a long time. But what about the dismantling when the emergency is over. Are you ging to need an army of workmen with pneumatic drills and a convoy of heavy lorries?

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