They are 8' to the top, and the dowl gives another 4".
There is a cabinet maker in my industrial square here that says he can take 4x4s and make them into octogonal poles and can make the ridge pole by rounding one side of a 2x4. With the weight of the tent and the stress from the guide ropes, you will want the poles to be pretty sturdy!
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on Mon Oct 01, 2012 7:29 am, edited 1 time in total.
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