Could it be useful to store the Sawyer Squeeze, Sawyer Mini and Sawyer Micro with salt water in it, to prevent mold growth?
To me, it sounds like a good idea. The salt water could also prevent the filter from freezing. And a little dry salt is a light weight to carry.
Could this procedure...
How well does a LifeStraw filter water? Someone on youtube ran dirty water through a LifeStraw to find out.
The end result was surprising as I was expecting "something" to slip through the filter. When it comes to stockpiling low cost water filters the LifeStraw seems the way to go.
Surely everyone has heard of a LifeStraw? It is a simple tube that is a water filter. Place the inlet into the water, then suck the water through the tube. Seems simple enough right? Almost too good to be true?
If something seems to god to be true it usually is, except for the LifeStraw.
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LifeStraw Product Details:
Lets you drink directly from streams and lakes or from a bottle
Sorry if this has been posted before. I couldn't find anything about it in the search feature. Thinking about picking a few of these up on ebay. Supposedly it can filter 1000 liters of water and clean 99.999% of impurities.
Each member if the family has their own BOB so they can be self reliant just in case we get separated.
We all have water but we need a filter system as a back up just in case. Here are my requirements
Simple to use. Want kids to be able to used it own there on under stress.
Light weight again...
Sorry - just found this in another thread, I must have mistyped the search I did before posting.
I just learned about this filter today. It's been in use since 2005, but just began to be sold in US and Canada in July 2011. It looks pretty good. Filters 1000 liters and sells for $19.95, which...
LifeStraw Water Filters
Lifestraw personal water filters, anyone here have access to these? They're made in Denmark and handed out for free in Africa. Drink water out of puddles in third world countries with it. I contacted them a while back and was told they are not available in the US. Maybe...