The Katadyn Hiker filter is backpackers' favorite high-output microfilter. Chosen "Best in the bunch by a long shot" in Backpacker Magazine's field test for ease-of-use. The most efficient microfilter — more filtered water with less effort! The outdoor market's best selling microfilter!
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The HIKER & HIKER PRO were chosen "Best in the bunch by a long shot" in major test for ease-of-use
Katadyn Hiker Features:
- Super Compact & Lightweight - Only 11 ounces!
- AntiClog pleated cartridge requires no maintenance
- America's #1 Selling Outdoor Microfilter
- The Katadyn Hiker Microfilter meets industry standards for reduction of Klebsiella terrigena bacteria (99.9999%) and protozoan cysts like Giardia and Cryptosproidium (99.9%).
- The Katadyn Hiker does not eliminate viruses (use with Micropur Tablets or Potable Aqua tablets).
- The easiest & simpliest portable water filter on the market.
- Low maintenance design that requires no cleaning.
- Compatable with most hydration systems.
- Filter media: AntiClog Technology 129 square inches of pleated 0.3 micron glassfiber media
- Ergonomic pumping handle
- Activated Carbon Core Reduces Unpleasant Tastes
- Effective against: Bacteria, protozoa, cysts
- Output: Up to 1 quart (1 liter)/minute (48 strokes per minute)
- Cartridge Service Life: Up to 200 gallons, depending on water quality or when filter becomes hard to pump.
- Filter height: 6.5"
- Hose lengths: 36"
- Warranty: One year from date of purchase against defects in materials and workmanship.
FILTER PACKAGE INCLUDES: Pre-filter, easy-fill bottle adaptor, hydration system connector, and carrying bag.