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8014931 Katadyn Vario Backcountry Series Microfilter Water Filter

Price $100.99 List Price Price $144.99 Save 30%
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  • Pumps 2 liters of water per minute in fast flow mode and 1 liter per minute in longer life mode. Switches to longer life mode for better filtration of cloudy water with a simple twist of the casing
  • Multi-stage filtration system with a 0.3 micron microfilter removes waterborne cysts and bacteria for safer and better tasting water
  • Dual action pump is easy to operate and provides continuous water flow, adapter base and output hose can be attached directly to your water bottles or larger containers
  • Replaceable carbon core keeps water tasting fresh and reduces chemicals, odors, and toxins throughout the life of the filter cartridge
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The Katadyn Vario Microfilter is a fast, small water pump that is ideal for up to 4 people for backpacking and trekking. The Vario combines efficiency and simple handling with superior filtration and is compatible with most standard outdoor bottles and hydration bladders. Three stage filtration consists of an adjustable ceramic pre-filter, high-performance glass fiber filter, and an activated carbon filter to eliminate odor. Order today!
Package Qty1
Used In BrandsKatadyn
Manufacturer's Id8014931
Actual Size (in)7 1/2 inches (length) x 4 inches (outside diameter)
Actual Size (cm)19.05 x 10.16
MediaGlassfiber, Activated carbon granulate, Ceramic Disc
Primary Filter MediaGranular Activated Carbon
Pre Filter MediaGlassfiber
Post Filter MediaCeramic Disc
Materials of ConstructionHousing: ABS Plastic
Filter Life (gallons)530
Filter Life (liters)2,006.27
Micron Rating (Nominal)0⋅2
Flow Rate (gpm)0.53
Flow Rate (lpm)2.006
Warranty Guarantee2 year warranty
IncludesPump/Housing, Microfilter cartridge, Ceramic prefilter disc, Intake hose with modular pre-filter, Output hose with bottle clip, Deluxe carry bag, Cleaning pad, Reusable silicone lubricant, Operating instructions

Reduced Contaminants

The KAT-PUMP-VARIO reduces the following contaminants:

  • Algae
  • Bacteria 99.99%
  • Bad Taste and Odor
  • Chemicals
  • Cysts 99.90%
  • Protozoa 99.90%
  • Sediment
  • Spores

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