Ashley Massarini Please Read - Re: CABELAS GUIDE SERIES 8 MAN TENT
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- Hello Ashley,
Thank you for your Owner Review. Unfortunately, your review cannot be accepted for
editing. The reviews at BackpackGearTest.org need to be focused on backpacking and it
seems this tent was not used for that purpose. In addition, the review was lacking a
product description. It is not uncommon for new writers to need a bit more help before
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- G'day Ashley
Just a small clarification. We do accept Owner Reviews on car camping gear
and we are looking to get into more testing of this type of gear.
The above notwithstanding, Sheila was quite correct in suggesting you work
with a mentor on this one Ashley so that you get a better idea of what we
are looking for. Your OR at this point is really not at stage an Editor can
get involved. We try to balance the work load between the editors and the
mentors as we are all voluntaries.
I look forward to seeing your update review soon.
All the best.
On 12/04/2008, S <geosheila@...> wrote:
> The reviews at BackpackGearTest.org need to be focused on backpacking and
> seems this tent was not used for that purpose.
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