Welcome to our 6ft (1.83m) Wide Polytunnel configuration page. Simply select the length and you’re good to go. You have a Complete Polytunnel ready for assembly onto a grass/soil base. Click What's In The Kit for details. We even provide a Growing Pack to help you start growing straight away.
A full range of options, are also available and are highly recommended to enable you to customise and enhance your polytunnel, click ‘Help Me Choose’ for further information on each of our options.
The more you spend, the more of a discount we can offer, our Online Reward Calculator will automatically discount your basket as you customise your polytunnel - up to 20%, giving you the opportunity to purchase the really useful items like Base Rails, Sliding Doors, Crop Bars or Staging that will give you a BIGGER SAVING. Not only that but further additions to the basket will also incur the same level of discount.
The best thing about a 6ft wide polytunnel from First Tunnels is that it comes with everything you need to assemble on a grass or soil surface in your garden. Best of all, we have an exciting range of additions so you can customize your polytunnel to your exact growing needs: The more of these additions you purchase to enhance your 8 x 6 polytunnel, the more you can save.
There is nothing more rewarding than growing your own vegetables and as simple as this can be, many hobby gardeners find all their efforts undone by inclement weather conditions and even neighbourhood cats and other critters digging up the soil. Our 6ft wide polytunnel is ideal for small garden spaces and you choose the length. The polytunnel comes as a complete kit so all you need to do is prepare the site and follow the simple instructions to build your own polytunnel that protects the plants inside from bad weather and pesky animals.
If you live in the UK Mainland, delivery of your 6ft wide polytunnel is free. We also offer to ship to many countries within Europe so send us an email at [email protected] with your location details for a shipping quote. Also, use our online tools when you order your polytunnel for additions such as ventilation, irrigation and more.
If you're limited for space, but you love the idea of having a Polytunnel...this is the model for you. It packs all the punch of the bigger models into its 6ft (1.83m) wide frame and still provides a roomy and versatile space for some serious gardening and cultivation.
|Hoop Spacing||4ft (1.21m)|
|Overall Height||6ft 10in (2.08m)|
|Straight Side||4ft (1.21m)|
|Head Room (15cm from side)||5ft 6in (1.67m)|
|Hoop Diameter||1in (25.4mm)|
|Steel Specification||E370 Galv High Tensile|
|Door Opening Width||2ft 3in (0.69m)|
|Door Opening Height||6ft (1.83m)|
|Distance over Hoop||17ft 3in (5.25m)|
|Door Frame||3in x 2in (75mm x 47mm)|
|Inner Door||2in x 2in (50mm x 50mm)|
|Base Rail||3in x 2in (75mm x 47mm)|
We have two construction guides for our 6ft Wide Polytunnel Model.
6TR for polytunnels who require the cover to be buried in a trench. 6BR for polytunnels that have Base Rails eliminating the requirement for digging a trench
If you are experiencing problems with your polytunnel construction, our construction team are available to answer your questions and help in whatever way they can. Simply call 01282 601253 on week days between 9am-5pm...PLUS weekend cover on 07801 601253, between 9am-5pm or contact us. Alternatively, you can visit our construction resources website at polytunnels.co.uk.
We haven’t stopped there, we know many people build their polytunnels at the weekend or over a bank holiday when our office is closed, so we have also produced a series of Polytunnel Construction Videos. This collection of videos can be viewed anytime, on your home computer, and even your phone for when you are in the thick of things constructing your polytunnel.
We supply Timber Hinged Doors at each end, Anti Hot Spot Tape, Timber Base Rails and of course the Framework to support our 200 micron Super Therm Polythene cover. These options are pre-selected below, but can be amended to suit your needs.
You will be required to secure the foundations into concrete, alternative methods of securing the polytunnel can be selected, eliminating the requirement of concrete – see ‘Polytunnel Foundation’ section.