Maximum, portable worklight

June 1, 2019

Built to outlast portable work light standards and expectations, the Big Ass Light Bar checks in at nearly 5 pounds and 2 feet long, and features a waterproof IP67-rated design, shock-absorbing components and chemical-resistant materials. With six brightness settings reaching a 5,000-lumen maximum output, it’s a tool, not a flashlight. Every piece of the Big …

Climate control for safe tented events

Follow these tips to keep tented events cool and safe in warm months. With 18 holes to play in summer’s desert-like heat, golf tournaments are always looking for ways to keep players and spectators cool. One golf association hosts an annual tournament in Palm Desert, Calif., where temperatures can exceed 95 degrees F. This elite …

Workforce strategies in a tough labor market

Fear of the boogeyman can change organizational behavior. Picture this: It’s bedtime and children are getting their goodnight kisses. The parents wish them sweet dreams, leave the room and close the door behind them. With their defenders gone, the children begin their nightly debate: Is the boogeyman here? And if so, what exactly are they …

Timeless and trendy tented weddings

The latest in tented wedding trends, from floor to ceiling. by Jahna Peloquin Tented weddings have a timeless appeal, combining the open, airy feel of an outdoor wedding with protection from the elements. Design and decor often come down to personal taste and geographical location. And yet, every season brings its own trends in lighting, …

Professional color photo printer

The Impressa® IP60 Digital Color Photo Printer (“IP60”) from Primera Technology Inc. is a professional-grade color photo printer designed for heavy-duty use, such as in photo booths and event photography, photo studios, location-based entertainment venues such as zip lines and ATV rides, nightclubs and bars, and more. The advantages of IP60 over traditional digital photo …

How to patch tent fabric with a heat gun

Follow these steps to make simple repairs to damaged tent tops. The most common types of damage to tent tops that tent rental companies repair on their own are pinholes and simple cuts. Liquid vinyl is appropriate for pinholes—about the size of an eraser head or smaller. The next step up, especially for a repair …

Fire-retardant clear vinyl

The Visilite™ collection of four clear vinyl options includes Visilite FR, a clear vinyl that passes the NFPA-701 Test Method 2 for fire resistance. The collection also includes double polished, extruded and interleaf styles. The vinyl offers lasting visual clarity and durability for a variety of outdoor applications including tents, patio and marine enclosures, car …

College-branded table covers

Fitted vinyl table covers from Kwik-Covers are now available in collegiate licensed designs. Kwik-Covers products feature elastic edging that holds them in place. This easy-to-use “plastic-with-elastic” specialty cover stays tight on tables even in the wind. Collegiate Kwik-Covers are great for tailgating events, team celebrations, alumni events and backyard parties—any event where you would like …

A tented wedding ‘in the clouds’

A vinyl-less tent frame defines the space for a bright and airy wedding design. With a request for over-the-top luxury for an October wedding in Texas, Julian Leaver of Julian Leaver Events, Dallas, Texas, draped chiffon over a vinyl-less tent, creating a dramatic yet delicate space with a monochromatic design. “It felt like you were …

Cosmic wedding trends

As space tourism becomes a reality, the wedding industry won’t be far behind.  I’m going on record with an out-of-this-world prediction: The cover photo of the June 2035 issue of InTents will show a tented wedding on Mars.  Let me explain.  I’ve had two topics floating around my head recently: tented weddings and space exploration. …