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The Mini Water Filter is the lightest and most versatile personal filtration system from Sawyer. It weighs 2 ounces and fits in the palm of your hand. While incredibly small and convenient, this filter was tested to 10 million parts of bacteria and one million parts of protozoa without a single breakthrough, the highest testing level for filtration.
The size, convenience, and performance of the Sawyer Mini filter make it perfect for everything from camping with the kids to traveling abroad where tap and bottle water cannot be trusted.
The Sawyer Mini is one of the most versatile personal filtration systems available and comes with all the accessories you need to use this system in any of the following ways.
With all these options, the Sawyer Mini becomes a great solution for camping, backpacking, hiking, hunting, fishing, international travel, emergency preparedness and more.
The proprietary element of Sawyer’s water filters is comprised of tiny "U" shaped micro-tubes that allow water to enter into their core through tiny micro-pores. The high number of those tiny tubes and their surface area allows the filter to have one of the fastest flow rates in the world. This high flow rate eliminates the need to store water, reducing the possibility of water contamination after the filtration process.
Each filter is certified for absolute microns; that means there is no pore size larger than 0.1 in size. This makes it nearly impossible for harmful bacteria, protozoa, or cysts like E. coli, Giardia, Vibrio cholerae and Salmonella typhi (which cause Cholera and Typhoid) to pass through the Sawyer Mini filter. Sawyer filters have been tested by independent and qualified research laboratories and found to remove 7 log (99.99999%) of bacteria and 6 log (99.9999%) of protozoa, exceeding US EPA standards. The filter does not remove chemicals, dissolved solids, or viruses. However, viruses are very rarely found in North America or when traveling to foreign cities.
Sawyer's revolutionary filter technology is in use by hundreds of groups, including non-profit organizations, relief agencies, and governments in more than 70 countries around the world.
The flow of water will slow down. However, it will never fail. Once the filter starts to slow down simply backwash it and it will be as good as new.
Yes! It is easy and safe. It couldn't be more perfect! Its small, lightweight and priced so that everyone can have their own filter. It doesn't need all the small parts and accessories of first generation filters to move from a hydration pack to a bottle to a pouch. It has it all!
Yes, connectors for your hydration pack hose are built into the filter.
As long as the bottle has a "standard" thread you can. Most soda and disposable water bottles made worldwide use this thread.
For longer filter life, you should backwash and sanitize the filter after every outing.
Sawyer recommends sanitizing the filter before storing it. If you backwash the filter and then use it, bacteria from the city water will not grow.
Even with very high particulate /turbid water you should get 5 to 10 gallons through the filter. If this is not enough water for your trip you should either plan on field backwashing your filter.
(1) Sawyer MINI Water Filter with Tip Cap
(1) 16 oz Reusable Squeeze Pouch
(1) 7" Drinking Straw
(1) Cleaning Plunger (Syringe)
Cleaning and Maintenance Instructions
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Excellent product! Perfect for hiking/camping. Light and very efficientPublished 3 hours ago by A Grunt
Because i have an aquarium ive had to learn about water. I have a tds meter. The tap water in my area (so cal) shows 370ppm. If you don't know what that means. Um it's bad. Read morePublished 6 hours ago by Yashar jahed tabrizi
Love the. But they have a white gasket on the inside of the female connection that if you lose it you are screwed be mindful of thatPublished 1 day ago by jeremy griffeth-talley
Looks great. Bought this on it's reputation and hope to never have to use it! Arrived fast in perfect condition.Published 1 day ago by Dano
Worked excellent in Nepal. I didn't get sick and neither did the person I shared with. I would definitely recommend it. Especially if your trying to pack light. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Rlnn H.
I carry this every time I travel and keep one in my off-road truck at all times as well as then camping. Read morePublished 3 days ago by Michael J. Blitch
this thing is awesome for under $20 that filters thousands of gallons water. Very practical and easy to use. backpacker's dream. This thing WORKS!Published 4 days ago by will
I've gone through a number of water filters over the years, and while some of the others worked great, this has become my go-to filter because of its extreme compactness and light... Read morePublished 4 days ago by Jonathan P