Sangheili huts are living encampments of Sangheili units, erected on the battleground. They are used the same way as temporary military tents are used. Their shape is that of a polyhedral hexagon in design, with gold, ruby and silver colors.[1] In Halo: First Strike, the huts are shielded, with the perimeter defended by at least six Shade turrets.[2]



  1. Halo: First Strike, page 27: Farther back were the odd polyhedral huts of the Elite units
  2. Halo: First Strike, page 114: Half a kilometer ahead was a stand of hexagonal gold and silver structures: the shielded tents of the Elites. There were half a dozen stationary plasma turrets, "Shades," guarding them