The SteriPen line offers a great new tech for h2o…
Source: bought it new
Price Paid: $70
The SteriPen line offers a great new tech for h2o off piste. After significant time spent researching the line of products I decided on the Ultra for two reasons. One; it is rechargeable (no peculiar batteries to find) and Two; it doesn't have the battery draining "flashlight" like the Freedom.
- Easy to use/clean
- Lightweight (previous filter was PUR)
- H2O needs to be prefiltered
- First use failed (subsequent uses have been flawless)
On a light and fast tour around Summit County Colorado this Memorial Day weekend I had good opportunity to goof around with the Ultra. With the low volume and minimal weight this was added to my fastpack kit with no noticeable interference to load distribution. The time saved at refills added up to over an hour.
As with any electronic device; learned the manual before setting off in to the wilderness. The smiley face is hilarious, but when snowflakes and lightbulbs start appearing on the screen it is helpful to know what they really mean.
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Free Shipping. SteriPen Ultra FEATURES of the SteriPen Ultra Water Purifier High-contrast, user-friendly OLED display Internal battery is USB-rechargeable via computer, outlet or portable solar panel 8,000-treatment lamp delivers years of purification USB-rechargeable internal battery Industry-leading safety features Package contents: SteriPEN Ultra, USB cord and neoprene carrying case Delivers around 50 liters of UV purification before needing to power up SPECIFICATIONS of the SteriPen Ultra Water Purifier Weight: 140 g Dimension: 7.3 x 1.6 x 1.3in. / 18.6 x 4.1 x 3.2 cm Battery Type: Internal Lithium Rechargeable Batteries Included Battery Life: Up to 50 treatments per charge UV Lamp Life: 8,000 Treatments
Meet Ultra, the device that smiles back! Ultra is the most advanced UV water purifer in the world. USB rechargeable for up to 8,000 liters, Ultra will deliver around 50 liters of UV purification before needing to power up. Redesigned firmware and interface deliver the fastest, most seamless user experience ever!
- Ramsey Outdoor
With the SteriPEN Ultra, your water is safe to drink in just 45 seconds! Now youre free to hike and travel wherever you want, without needing to carry or store your own water. SteriPEN is proven to be safe and effective, eliminating over 99.9% of bacteria, viruses, and protozoa that cause water-borne illness. SteriPEN has earned the Water Quality Associations Gold Seal, certifying its effectiveness.
The SteriPEN Ultra Water Purifier System is a quick and effective way to purify water. Wait just 90 seconds for chemical free clean water. The Ultra System includes a prefilter for silty streams and features a rechargeable lithium battery to keep batteries out of the landfill and perform in cold conditions. Ultra-violet (UV) lamp safely sterilizes water, destroys over 99.9% of bacteria, viruses and protozoan cysts, including Giardia, E. Coli and Cryptosporidium without altering the taste or pH of water and without added chemicals Highly portable, easy to use, tapered shapes fits most bottles, including wide mouth Water sensors permit operation only when lamp is immersed in water, UV light cannot permeate the surface of water or pass through containers made of glass, plastic, metal or ceramics Lighter weight and more compact than pumps Intuitive, simple to use, and easy to clean To use: Remove the lamp cover, immerse the quartz-encased UV lamp, stir (auto-timed for 48 seconds), smiley face light indicates when it's safe to drink the water Battery set will purify 50 half-liters of water per charge 8,000 UV usages Includes carry pouch and micro-USB recharging cable Internal Lithium rechargeable battery (included)