National Wildfire Coordinating Group

Fly – Tent, Type II, 9’ x 10’

NFES Number: 
Storage and Shelf Life Checks: 

Initial Inspection/Disposal Criteria

  1. Visually inspect for rips and tears to body of fabric larger than pinholes. Inspect borders for seam damage and missing or loose grommets
  2. Return to stock if item is clean and appears to be in unused condition.
  3. Refurbish item if it is easily and economical done.
  4. Dispose if item is not to specification, or is not economically feasible to refurbish.

Refurbishing Procedures

A. Cleaning

  1. Unfold and look for defects.
  2. Sweep or brush off with stiff broom or brush.
  3. Wash with water and mild degreaser detergent.
  4. Rinse to remove all soap residues.
  5. Air dry.
  6. If items are taken to vendor laundry facilities for refurbishment; ensure that they receive a copy of this refurbishment standard. The laundry facility must satisfy both--the requirements as set by the manufacturer specification and the agreement made with the local agency.

B. Repair

  • none

C. Testing for performance

  • none

D. Repackaging

  • Package 20 each in NFES #002006 carton (23” x 19” x 10”).


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