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Potable Aqua Water Purification Tablets with P.A. Plus

rated 4.5 of 5 stars
photo: Potable Aqua Water Purification Tablets with P.A. Plus chemical water treatment

Less weight than a filter, and won't plug up.

Pros

  • Small
  • Weight
  • Effective

Cons

  • A short wait

I took these along on a backcountry elk hunt in 2010 as a backup to a filter water bottle. I am sure glad I did. The filter bottle was a disappointment.

The two-part tablets delivered good tasting water with no ill effects. I would fill my Camelbak and water bottles from a small creek, place in the appropriate number of tablets, and wait about 1/2 an hour or more then put the neutralizer tablet in. The taste of the water was good, and after 7-days had no ill effects from the water.

I am planning another trip this year and bought another set yesterday. I don't take the filter bottle anymore.

Source: bought it new
Price Paid: $5.99

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Price MSRP: $12.99
Current Retail: $12.95-$14.99
Historic Range: $3.97-$14.99
Reviewers Paid: $5.99
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