Katadyn Hiker Pro Portable Water Mircofilter
Why Treat Water?
A crystal-clear stream or lake usually contains microorganisms that can make you sick. Water contaminants like protozoa, bacteria and viruses, can cause serious illness. Stay hydrated the smarter way with the Katadyn Hiker Pro Portable Water Filter, conveniently compact, the Katadyn Hiker Pro is easy to bring along to all kinds of outdoor activities—from hiking to biking—without weighing you down.
- Effective against microorganisms, bad taste, chemicals
- For solo use, and small groups up to 3 people
- Suitable for clear, cloudy and extremely dirty water
- Perfect for daily or very frequent use
- Lightweight and portable
The best-selling Katadyn Hiker just got better with the Hiker Pro Microfilter. The lightweight and easy-to-use design make the Hiker/Hiker Pro the best choice for all-around use. The unique, pleated cartridge design provides fast and easy pumping, and it's convenient and handy for 1-2 persons while hiking or trekking. The Hiker Pro adds the following features to the original Hiker:
- Removable filter protector extends cartridge life in challenging conditions
- Quick connect fittings make installation and removal of input and output hoses easy
- Allows direct attachment to drink tube (1/4" ID) of hydration
- Additional hydration connector fitting for quick filling of hydration packs
- Long lasting AntiClog pleated cartridge requires no maintenance or cleaning
- Very large filter surface for fast output
- Easy to use because of minimal resistance whilst pumping
- Active carbon core reduces unpleasant tastes and odors from the water
- Small pre-filter on in-hose protects filter cartridge life in turbid water
- Compact design and easy operation--fits in any backpack or travel bag
- Easy Fill Bottle Adaptor attaches directly to a drinking bottle
Activated carbon is used for its ability to reduce harmful organic and inorganic substances in the water. It removes unpleasant tastes, odors, chlorine, pesticides (lindane, DDT) and trihalomethanes (THMs). These substances adhere to the large surface area of the activated carbon. Activated carbon granulate cannot be regenerated.
Quick-connect fittings make the filter easy to install, which also making it easier to change different hoses when necessary for convenience and user-friendliness. Small prefilter on input hose protects filter cartridge life in turbid water. This water ilter also connect directly to hydration pack with 1/4" drink tubes (i.e. Camelbak)
Perfect for 1 or 2 persons.
How Does It Work
What's In The Box
- Katadyn Hiker Pro Water Mircofilter
- Filter protector
- Quick connect fittings
- Hydration connector
- Universal bottle adapter
- Zippered carrying case
|Dimensions||3 x 6.5 x 2.4" inches|
|Capacity||Up to 300 gallons (1150 liters)|
|Output||Approx. 1 quart (1 liter)/min|
AntiClog pleated cartridge made with 0.3 micron glassfiber. Includes activated carbon granules.
|Effect||Removes bacteria, protozoa, cysts, algae, spores, sediments|