MSR Aquatabs

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The MSR Aquatabs water purification tablets are a fast and effective treatment against viruses, bacteria and Giardia cysts so you can enjoy safe drinking water on backcountry trips.


Stow MSR's Aquatabs Purification Tablets safely in your pack or ammo can before embarking on an extended backcountry trip or travels to the far corners of the globe. Water is always a priority, but if improperly treated it can quickly become your enemy. The Aquatabs Purification Tablets help keep you safe even in the most remote locations.


Digital 3-antenna device focusing on the essentials. The ELEMENT BarryvoxA(R) stands out thanks to its ease-of-use and clear instructions. Its one-button operation and clearly laid out display make the device very user friendly. Guaranteeing fast and precise location. Signal analysis, listing of victims and a marking function are additional details to quickly and reliably tackle even complex situations involving multiple buried victims. The extremely robust housing offers good resistance to impact or breakage. Sending frequency: 457 kHz W-Link frequency:USA/CAN 916-926 MHz Height: 27 mm Width: 75 mm Length: 113 mm Maximum range: 60 m Digital search strip width: 50 m Buried subject marking: true Battery type: Alkaline 3 x AAA 1.5 volt Battery life: 250 Warranty: 5 y Digital 3-antenna device 3 antennas for simple pinpointing in close range and for deeply buried victims Digital signal processing in the event of several buried victims Acoustic search guidance Intuitive and easy operation Overview of distance and direction of victims, as well as the number of victims Reverse direction function Marking located victims (mark) Intelligent group test Automatic self-test on start up Automatic switching without user intervention from search to send mode (after 8 minutes) One-button operation Suitable for use with gloves 457 kHz (transceiver frequency) Search strip width: 50 m (digital) Operation with alkaline batteries (LR03/AAA) Battery life: Alkaline: typically 250 hours SEND, at least 200 hours SEND, followed by 1 hour SEARCH W-Link: Additional communication channel for improved search performance Scalable software platform; easy updating, configuration and testing via the W-Link High resistance to impact and breakage 100% Swiss made, developed and produced in Switzerland


MSR Aquatabs Purifier Tablets FEATURES of the MSR Aquatabs Water Purification Tablets US EPA approved and effective against viruses, bacteria and Giardia cysts Fast-acting design provides safe drinking water in just 30 minutes Ideal for ultralight backcountry trips, traveling internationally, and emergency safety kits A safe and effective back-up for your microfilters 30 individually packaged tablets allow for easier packing and transport, and can treat up to 60 liters total NOTE - Aquatabs are NOT effective against Cryptosporidium. Sorry for yelling about it. This product can only be shipped within the United States. Please don't hate us.

- Moosejaw

Fast, Easy, And Effective Water Purification. From the high mountain passes of Peru's Cordillera Blanca, to high-traffic wilderness areas closer to home, MSR Aquatabs water purification tablets quickly and reliably purify drinking water on-demand. They're effective against viruses, bacteria and Giardia cysts, providing safe drinking water in just 30 minutes. Ideal for ultralight backcountry travel, they're also great for international travel and domestic emergency use. And because they're individually packaged, they travel well, making the ideal emergency back-up to any microfilter. Effective: US EPA approved; effective against viruses, bacteria and Giardia cysts. (*Aquatabs are not effective against Cryptosporidium.). Fast: 30-minute treatment time. Ideal For: Ultralight backcountry travel, international travel, emergency kits. Contents: 30 individually packaged tablets per box. Treats up to 60 Liters

- Tahoe Mountain Sports