What to write?
Here are some things to consider when reviewing water treatment products:
Effectiveness: What does this product claim to treat? If filtering, does it affect clarity? Do you use with another method?
Speed & Efficiency: How long does it take to treat water?
Capacity: Does it treat enough water for you as an individual? How about for a group?
Ease of Use: How hard is it to filter or treat water? Do parts and features work as expected? Consistently?
Features: Any noteworthy features, designs, or technology? Do they live up to expectations?
Construction & Durability: Is it well made? How has it held up over time?
Conditions: Where, when, and how long have you used this gear?
Make it a Killer Review
Include yourself Backcountry enthusiasts come in a range of sizes, styles, and experiences. Readers want to know who you are and how you use your gear. Is this your first backpacking tent, or are you a veteran AT thru-hiker? Do you tend toward ultralight trekking, or do you happily hump 50-pound loads of creature comforts? More tips for a killer review »