The Katadyn Base Camp Water Filter

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Clean water is a vital resource and the easier you can get it in a survival situation, the better off you are.

Enter the Katadyn Base Camp Water Filter system.

Katydyn has hit a home run in terms of portability, ease of use and quantity of water generated with this water purification system. Just fill it, hang it and get clean, drinkable water.

Gravity does all the work for you – forcing the water through the filtration system built into the bag and then delivering clean water through the hose at the bottom of the bag – ready to drink as is or store in a canteen for later use.

Let’s look at the features and specifications of the system:

No pumping required
Uses cleanable Hiker PRO cartridge
Specifications of the Katadyn Base Camp Water Filter Micro Filtration Method: Antic log Technology: 129 square inches of pleated 0.3 micron glass fiber media Activated Carbon Core: reduces unpleasant tastes and odor from water Output: 16 oz / 0.5 liters/minute
Cartridge Capacity: 200 gallons (750 liters), depending on water quality – use of filter protector will extend cartridge life
Weight: 13 oz Height: 6″ Includes: 2.6 Gallon Water bag, Removable Filter Protector, 48″ Outlet Hose and On/Off Output Hose Valve
Lightweight, portable and able to produce large volumes of clean water. What more could you want for a great camping accessory or bug out bag.

To give you a good idea of how the system works, let’s take a look at it in action:

As you can see, it is so simple that anyone can use and maintain it.

Find a great deal on the Katydyn Base Camp water filter at Amazon.