You could literally set up a base camp with a filter of this kind. A must for large groups.
- Benefits & Description
Benefits & DescriptionTreats Up to 26,417 Gallon | Filters 4 Liters Per Minute | Great for Groups
• Don’t Stress about Your Product
The Katadyn brand is a one the leaders in the water filtration industry and only makes high quality products. The Expedition is built like a tank! • Don’t Be Inconvenienced by Your Preparations
You won't be waiting around for safe drinking water with the Expedition, it puts out 4 liters a minute! • Feel Confident and Secure
The Katadyn Expedition is used by rafting outfitters and extreme preppers around the world and is battle tested over the years with a quality nickel-plated brass and stainless steel construction. • Let the Expedition Quench the Group's Thirst
The Katadyn Expedition is great for groups, with it's fast output your large group of people will not be waiting long for safe drinkable water. • Get Your Money’s Worth
Filter cartridges treat up to 100,000 liters | 26,417 gallon of drinking water and is field serviceable/cleanable. The Katadyn Expedition is ideal for large groups and relief organizations. It is indestructible and easy to use. The Expedition makes the water taste great in the process due to it's utilization of carbon making your water taste great. It is effective against bacteria, protozoa, chemicals and toxins, and particulates and with the addition of purifier tablets (sold separately) you can kill viruses too!
The Expedition is a great option for large groups preparing for an emergency like businesses, C.E.R.T. teams, search & rescue teams, as well as town/city emergency agencies, etc. This filter is not recommended for overnight backpacking trips since it is heavy for a camping water purification system. The filter does need a flat pumping surface and a fair amount of effort to keep the water flowing fast and furious.
Height is adjustable from 24" to 32" and comes with a 78" intake hose.
Recent events like Hurricane Katrina have opened our eyes to the responsibility we have ourselves to ensure our family’s safety and security in the midst of disaster:
- What's In-the-Box?
What's In-the-Box?Water Filter (1 Filter System):
(1) Katadyn Expedition (1) Prefilter (1) Carry Bag
- Features & Specifications
Features & Functions
SKU: WA0053 Supply Duration: Indefinite Estimated Shelf Life: Indefinite Brand: Katadyn Dimensions (LxWxH): 23" x 8" Treatment Type: Bacteria, Chemicals/Toxins, Particulate, Protozoa Cartridge Indicator: Yes Water Treated: 100,000 liters | 26,000 gallons Bottle Attachment: No Redundant Protection: No Field Cleanable: Yes Field Maintainable: Yes Mechanical Advantage: Yes Storage Requirements: Click to Read Storage Requirements
Shelf Life StatementTo achieve maximum shelf life, store in an environment with a temperature of 60F or lower and humidity of 10 percent or less. Shelf life statements are based on manufacturer claims, industry standards and relevant studies from reliable sources. The Ready Store disclaims any liability or warranty as actual shelf life results may vary depending on individual storage conditions.
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