Distributors / Implementing Organizations
Units are produced to order. The 5 x 5' shipping container transforms into the floor of the tent to offer a hard, raised platform from the ground. It is made of ABS plastic and can be airdropped from an airplane, or placed on a standard trailer or bed of a pickup truck.
Intellectural Property Type
User Provision Model
Users can purchase directly from Life Cube or organizations can obtain the tents from Life Cube to distribute in post-disaster and refugee camp situations.
Distributions to Date Status
Intended number of occupants (#)
Speed of assembly (h)
5 min (0.08 h)
Footprint area (m²)
Internal volume (m³)
Flammable flash point temperature (ºC)
The canopy and beam material is made of fire retardant thermoplastic material. However, the flammable flash point temperature is unknown.
Maximum snow load (kg/m²)
Maximum wind speed (km/h)
The Life Cube comes with the following components:
- Shipping Container/Hard Surface Raised Floor
- Inflatable Canopy
- Two Position Table (Optional)
- Power Module (Optional)
- Tie Down Kit
Life Cube offers instructions for how to patch the fabric and a one year limited warranty on all components.
Manufacturer Specified Performance Parameters
Manufacturer specified performance targets include durability, off-grid functionality, portability, and programmatic flexibility.
Vetted Performance Status
Fabric is waterproof and fire retardant.
Complementary Technical Systems
The Life Cube has an integrated power system that is powered by solar panels on the roof.
Academic Research and References
Compliance with regulations