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  • Quick and convenient—no dangling hoses to contend with, no chemicals, no hold time or back-washing maintenance
  • Safely removes microbiological, chemical and aesthetic contaminants with its unique chemical-free purification process
  • Comfortable ergonomic pump handle with double-action pump supplies more water with less work
  • Easy, pour-through pre-screens remove larger contaminants
  • Particle retention 0.1 micron (normal), 0.4 (absolute); can purify up to 125 gal. of water (dependant on water source)
  • A water-tight cap and padded Cordura® nylon carrying case make this filter easy to carry anywhere
  • Replacement First Need Trav-L-Pure water purifier canisters are sold separately

Made in USA.

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Best Use Backpacking
Weight 1 lb. 4 oz.
Housing Material Polypropylene
Dimensions 6.6 x 4.4 x 3.3 inches
Pump Force 5.4 pounds
Pump Strokes Per Liter 44
Removes/Destroys Protozoa, Bacteria, and Viruses
Output 1.37 liters per minute
Filter Type Pump
Filter Medium Structured Matrix

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