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Sawyer 3-Way Inline Water Filter

    Sawyer 3-Way Inline Water Filter

    Use the lightweight Sawyer 3-Way Inline water filter to effectively treat water straight from a lake, hydration reservoir or household faucet. See details

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    Use the lightweight Sawyer 3-Way Inline water filter to effectively treat water straight from a lake, hydration reservoir or household faucet.

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    Use the lightweight Sawyer 3-Way Inline water filter to effectively treat water straight from a lake, hydration reservoir or household faucet.

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    Use the lightweight Sawyer 3-Way Inline water filter to effectively treat water straight from a lake, hydration reservoir or household faucet.

    • Insert the filter inline into your hydration pack drink tube (sold separately) and you can simply fill your reservoir with dirty water and drink away
    • Or, create one of the lightest filter systems available by attaching a drink tube (sold separately) to the filter then submerge the filter into dirty water and start sipping
    • When traveling overseas, use the included faucet adapter to filter water as it comes out of the tap
    • Hollow fiber membrane filter physically removes particles, protozoa, and bacteria down to 0.1 micron in size, including giardia, salmonella and cryptosporidium
    • All Sawyer water filters exceed Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recommendations for removal rates
    • Filter is fully field maintainable to ensure a fast flow of water; use the faucet adapter for thorough back washing from a household faucet
    • Includes hollow fiber filter, faucet adapter, hydration pack assembly kit, and cleaning and maintenance instructions

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    Sawyer 3-Way Inline Water Filter Specs
    Specification
    Description
    Best use
    Backpacking
    Gravity
    Hollow fiber membranes
    Protozoa and bacteria
    Not applicable
    Not applicable
    1.7 liters per minute
    ABS Plastic
    Yes
    (Cartridge) 1.75 x 3.5 inches
    2 ounces
    Filter type
    Filter medium
    Removes/Destroys
    Pump force
    Pump strokes per liter
    Output
    Housing material
    Field cleanable
    Dimensions
    Weight

    Sawyer 3-Way Inline Water Filter

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    Sawyer 3-Way Inline Water Filter is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 5.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Possibly the best money I ever spent? I was preparing for a long un-supported 47 mile run through back-country. Anything needed for the run needed to be in my pack. While training, I quickly learned that my 100 ounce hydration pack was really heavy (water is about 2 pounds per liter). So, I took my smallest bladder, marked it at the one liter level and attached the Sawyer filter. With the Sawyer inline filter, I never carried more than 1 liter of water and that was a great way to save weight. I always had fresh, cold, delicious water from mountain steams and the Sawyer filter kept me from getting sick in an area known for serving up Ghiardia. My only con is that it does not fit my Osprey tube. It seems to only fit CamelBack. Don't let it freeze, clean it after each use and it will serve you well. It may be less effective in areas with muddy, silty and dirty water, but in the mountains it is great. I always carry iodine tablets for emergency situation (ie. filter failure).
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from backpacker's delight! I hooked this inline with my platypus bladder and love it for backpacking! It's very lightweight and you can start drinking immediately. The only things you have to think about are: not letting it freeze (I slept with mine in my bivy) and that once you have the connectors in a drinking tube, they won't come out. So that better be the setup you really want. Other than that, I love it!
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect and Easy So simple to use!! I use a 1 liter Platypus bag as the "dirty" bag, fill it up, connect it using the included connections and filter and just let gravity and the filter do its job. I will never use my MSR pump filter again. I put the filter and bag in a summit mesh bag for a super lightweight kit that will go on every backpacking, car camping, hiking or cross country trips I take. Very happy with this and can't recommend it enough.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from avoid this filter Started off loving this product. After several months and only 3 uses it became extremely difficult to suck water through. Sent in for warranty repairs under "lifetime" guarantee. Returned with nothing done. Explanation was that the unit was still within their "acceptable" flow rate. Not a reliable device for me. Have since purchased a pump filter. A bit bulkier, but at least it works great.
    Date published: 2014-04-13
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Never Pump Again! This is such a great little devise! Who would every want to pump again. I have been using my filter for 4 summers and it is still working well. I mostly use it as a gravity filter. I go to a little stream on a backpacking trip and fill my 100 ounce Platypus, which has the filter inline, full of water then go back to camp and let it trickle into a pot or water jug and in a short time I have fresh wonderful tasting mountain water. It trickles a little slow, not like a stream from a faucet, but just let it trickle go do something and fresh water without pumping. I backwash it once a season and it just keeps on working. It is very light weight for my ultralight luxury backpacking only weighing a couple of ounces. I have one of the older models. I believe they have improved it, but mine is still a great product!
    Date published: 2014-03-22

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