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Fantail 270 Car Rooftop Awning – Gen 2

Fantail 270 Car Rooftop Awning – Gen 2

Regular price $1,249.00 NZD
Regular price Sale price $1,249.00 NZD
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Take comfort in the shade with your ice cold beer or wine, or shelter from the rain with a hot cuppa – our new and improved Gen 2 Fantail 270 awning is built for New Zealand’s climates. It is one of the only awnings to claim a 100% waterproof rating in New Zealand.

Assembled here in New Zealand, there have been no shortcuts taken while producing our awnings – every single component is made to the highest standards.

The retractable Fantail awning opens in less than 30 seconds and the 2.4m arms provide a generous 11m2 of shade and shelter from the sun and rain. It’s the perfect solution for extending your camping living area.

Features and Benefits of our Retractable Car Tent Awning

  • Black powder coated aluminum truss arms – provides extra strength while still keeping light weight and corrosion free
  • Fabric: Grey Heavy Duty ripstop polyester canvas – not prone to mold and mildew like poly/cotton awnings. 
  • Fabric: UV 50+ rating – providing you with a UV 50+ rating from the sun’s harmful rays
  • Fabric: waterproof PU coating and is fully seam sealed to provide 100% waterproof protection from the rain 
  • Free standing – strong aluminum truss arms and stainless steel hinges withstand winds up to 25kph. One pole is provided and extra poles can be purchased if using in strong wind conditions or in combination with our wall kits.
  • Adjustable straps hold everything closed
  • Portable and lightweight – this convenient 270 degree awning opens and closes in less than 30 seconds and weighs a mere 22kgs including the brackets the strongest and lightest in its class. 
  • Partially assembled with right here in New Zealand
  • Size packed 2.6m long x 18cm high x 15cm wide
  • Compact stowed dimensions: 250 L x 18 H x 14 Wide
  • 4 x Rain valley tie points to allow water run off in very wet conditions. 

Comes with: 

  • 2 x Stainless Steel Powder coated Mounting brackets and hardware.
  • 1 x guy rope and peg
  • 4 x Rain valley ropes and pegs
  • 1 pole is included and can be guy roped down in high winds
  • Unique rope ratchet to tie back the awning
  • Travel bag made of 900D tough PVC

We have 2 mounting options, left hand side, or right hand side. This is determined by how your rear vehicle doors open. Ask a question below if you’re unsure which one is best suited and we’ll advise you.

Maximise your Car Tent Awning 

To make your camping adventures even more luxurious, we have: 

Full 4 piece wall kits, waterproof shade walls and extra pole kits

You can also install our bar light kits permanently on the truss arms.

And we have our NZ made awning mounting brackets designed to fit your Fantail  to our Explorack ute tub racks

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