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  1. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I bought a Katadyn Vario off of Amazon on March 30th, 2011 for $73.84. Today that same unit is $89.90. The Hiker Pro has gone up just about the same amount over the last few days. For those that don't have one, I think it would be wise to pick one or two up while there are still some available.
  2. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    So, like most I've been trying to get my ducks in a row, also like most a plan for water is included in that. I'm going to share where I'm at and where I want to be as well how I'm going to get there. Please share your thoughts on the below. My initial plan is to Bug In. I live in a small...
  3. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Hi Guys I have been humming and hawing over which water filter to buy. I think that a serious "delux" travel model is the "Katadyn Pocket" The specs states that it filters down to 0.2 microns and will filter 13,000 gal (50,000 L) which is very impressive. It's price is around $300 and it...
  4. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I've been searching here with the sites search feature and I also did a google search of the site to find some info on the top units out there but didn't find what I was looking for or anything relatively current. So please feel free to shoot me some links. I want something for SHTF, I have a...
  5. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    This is the one that I keep in the wife’s car. There is one in my truck, & one my car. My son has one in his car also since he is always on the road with college and working. We also have a bag at the house to grab is needed at any time. These are photos from when we were starting to put...
  6. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    My question is simple. If you have and use a water filter in the outdoors, how do you know when the filter life is up???? I've been using them for a while know but realisticly I only guess when it's time to switch the filter. I s there a better way to gauge when to change the filter?????
  7. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Amazon has it on sale for $205.70 + free shipping. This is the best price I have ever seen on the king of microfilters. It's a no brainer for the 13,000 gallons of filtration capacity and a 20-year warranty for a fine Swiss made product. The picture shows black but it's actually blue...
  8. Urban Survival
    Alright, we all know to have a water filter and iodine tabs in our bobs to make water safe to drink...but something struck me last night and was hoping to get your input. Water in an urban area is VERY different than water you would find on the trail or in the bush. Depending on the source...
  9. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Why is everybody hung up on the Katadyn Pocket when the LifeSaver... is significantly cheaper weighs not much more filters particles MUCH smaller in size (200 nanometers for the Pocket vs. 15 nanometers on the LifeSaver) comes standard with a carbon filter filters pretty much all viruses...
  10. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I really like this model, this is so much better then the hiker models. Yes this cost more BUT you get what you pay for. Lifetime warranty, silver impregnated ceramic cartridge that last up to 13,000 gallons...
  11. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    What is the best portable water filter in your opinion?
  12. Reviews & Questions For Vendors
    I've been googling all the water filters on the web and had a hard time deciding which one is best. I ended up getting two of them! One is a gravity fed filter that filters out most of the usual stuff, giardia et al, and has a 1500 liter capacity on one filter. It doesn't involve pumping, but...
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