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McNett Aquamira Water Bottle andd filters are available at Traditional Angler Aquamira Water Bottle and Filter KitAquamira Water Bottle and Carbon Filter Kit

 

 The Aquamira Water Bottle and Filter Kit provides a safe and effective way to enjoy clear, clean tasting water anywhere, while offering the user the ultimate in convenience for personal water filtration.

 

Utilizing an activated carbon filter, the Aquamira can remove 99.9% of harmful Giardia and Cryptosporidium pathogens.  The filter also reduces many waterborne chemicals, such as lead and chlorine. The Bottle features a easy open flip cap that keeps untreated water and debris from contaminating or clogging the spout.

 

The Aquamira bottle is the ideal technology for fishing, hiking, camping, foreign travel and even work.  No more lugging in water, when you can safely filter available stream water.  

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Aquamira Water Bottle and Filter Kit

 

Aquamira Water Bottle and Carbon Filter KitIncludes:

  • 22 oz. Nalgene® squeeze water bottle with protective cap that weighs only 3.8 oz. dry.

  • Activated carbon block filter that weighs only 1.3 oz. dry.

  • good for up to 200 refills* (see precautions, below).

  • Directions for use:

    • Fill bottle with water 1½ inches (4cm) from top.

    • Insert Aquamira filter and FIRMLY tighten cap.

    • To drink water, lift spout and squeeze bottle.

    • Before using new filter, flush with 1 bottle of water to remove carbon dust.

    • Storage: Remove filter and allow bottle and filter to air dry completely.

    • Place dry filter into plastic bag for storage.

    • Flush filter with 1 bottle of water before use.

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Product Information

Filling Aquamira Water Bottle and Carbon Filter KitUnlike conventional backpacker’s filters, which have hoses and pump mechanisms, the Aquamira filter bottle is easy and intuitive to use.

The Aquamira filter uses advanced carbon block technology. The activated carbon core of the filter creates a "tortuous path" to strain out harmful pathogens such as Giardia and Cryptosporidium, and larger bacteria. Unlike thin membrane filters, the thicker carbon block prevents pathogens like Giardia from "blowing through" the filter under pressure from the water stream.

In independent testing the Aquamira filter removed 99.9% of pathogens 2 microns and larger (most protozoans, including Giardia and Cryptosporidium, are larger than 3 microns. The filter also effectively removes chlorine and other chemical flavors. This makes it ideal for use in conjunction with chemical water treatments.

Chemical treatments are recommended when viruses may be present in the water, as when traveling in developing countries or popular natural areas (viruses are too small to be removed by filtration alone). Used in conjuction with chemical treatment, the Aquamira filter provides the benefit of removing organisms that may be too large to be inactivated by chemical treatment; i.e. mosquito larvae.

The Aquamira filter treats up to 200 refills of the bottle, depending on initial water clarity.

Note: portable backpackers and travelers filters, such as the Aquamira filter bottle, are not effective against industrial, agricultural or residential pollutants and are not recommended for use where they may be present.

 

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