Carbon Reflex™ 2 Ultralight Tent

Carbon Reflex 2 tent


Advanced, ultralight tent for two with carbon fiber poles.

The MSR® Carbon Reflex 2 is a lightweight backpacking tent that offers interior space comparable to the Hubba Hubba™ 2-person tent but with weight-saving carbon fiber poles that hardcore ounce-counters will appreciate. The carbon fiber poles reduce frame weight by up to 30% while adding significant strength. The ultralight backpacking tent features twin doors and vestibules to make life on the trail more comfortable.

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Carbon Reflex 2, Moss Green/Gray - $499.95 (USD)

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  • Storage & Access: Redesigned rainfly and tent body offer two full vestibules and doors.
  • Hyperlight: Carbon fiber poles and a mesh body make the Carbon Reflex™ 2 tent light and highly packable.
  • Advanced Poles: MSR® Custom Carbon 6.3 tent poles weigh up to 30% less than aluminum with a significant increase in strength.
  • Versatile: Straightforward tent design sets up fast and can pitch with just fly and footprint for added versatility.
  • Additional Features: Ultra light, seam taped, DuraShield™ coated rainfly and bathtub floor; internal mesh storage pockets; large double doors and vestibules.
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ColorMoss Green/Gray
Minimum Weight3 lbs / 1.36 k
Packed Weight3 lbs 6 oz / 1.53 k
Fast & Light® Minimum Weight w/ footprint2 lbs 3 oz / 990 g
Body Weight1 lbs 4 oz / 560 g
Rainfly Weight1 lbs 4 oz / 560 g
Frame Weight8 oz / 220 g
Floor Area27 sq. ft / 2.5 sq. m
Vestibule Area17.5 (8.75 + 8.75) sq. ft / 1.6 (.8 + .8) sq. m
Tent Volume39 cu. ft / 1105 liters
Vestibule Volume19 (9.5 + 9.5) cu. ft / 538 (269 + 269) liters
Interior Peak Height40 in / 102 cm
Packed Size20 x 6 in / 51 x 15 cm
Number of Doors2
Number of Poles2 Easton Carbon 6.3
Number of Stakes6 MSR MiniGroundhog™
Rainfly Fabric20D ripstop nylon 1000mm Durashield™ polyurethane & silicone
Canopy Fabric20D ripstop nylon
Mesh Type20D nylon micromesh
Floor Fabric40D ripstop nylon 3000mm DuraShield polyurethane & DWR
Country of OriginMade in Taiwan
  • Chosen by National Geographic Adventure magazine for a 2009 Best of Adventure Gear Award as determined by the editors and a Retail Advisory Board.

Made in Taiwan

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