The Katadyn BeFree Gravity Water Filter is pure simplicity: Fill up the bag, hang it up, then let gravity do the rest of the work. The Ultra Flow Filter Technology purifies your water as you fill up your bottle or cup at a speed of 2 liters per minute with safe, clean water. To clean the membrane, just shake vigorously. It’s that simple. Keeping your camp hydrated doesn't get much easier than this.
- Removes bacteria and cysts such as Giardia & Cryptosporidium.
- Fast flow rate: 2 liters per minute
- The long life filter cleans up to 1,500 liters of water, depending on the water quality; to clean the membrane, just shake vigorously.
- Thanks to the water level indicator window, you'll know when another trip to the water source is necessary.
- The carry strap makes fetching water from a river or spring easier; it also allows the filter to be hung from a tree.
- The outlet hose can be easily removed with a quick-release valve equipped with auto shut off. This feature keeps the hose from coming in contact with contaminated water during refilling.
- The filter kit Includes the following: Waterbag, removable filter protector, 48" outlet hose and on/off output hose valve.
What Size is best for you?
- 10 Liter: Best for small groups of 4 or more (weight: 351g)
- 6 Liter: Best for groups of 2-4 people (weight: 263g)
- 3 Liter: Best for 1-3 people (weight: 92g)
I ordered this after seeing it used during a backpacking trip & it was amazing. I ordered one for my family and we've used it several times while camping. My only regret is that I didn't get one sooner!