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TrailShot™ Pocket-Sized Water Filter

TrailShot Pocket-Sized Water Filter The smartest solution to clean water on fast-paced adventures. Clean water all day—without the weight. That’s the advantage the TrailShot Microfilter provides. Designed to hide in stash pockets and deploy quickly, this tiny water filter lets you drink directly from sources along the trail for instant hydration, and fill your vessels … Continue reading TrailShot™ Pocket-Sized Water Filter

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Dismantling the Sawyer Mini and the Lifestraw water filters…what’s inside?

The Sawyer Mini water filter is a sealed cartridge with no way of getting to the inside without cutting into it.  I was kinda looking forward to the day my Sawyer Mini water filter expired so I could take it apart and see the guts of it, maybe make some modifications, hah...  After discovering this … Continue reading Dismantling the Sawyer Mini and the Lifestraw water filters…what’s inside?