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Product Description

Product Description

The Vario combines individual efficiency with the simplest possible handling.

The technology it uses consists of three filter levels: a high-performance glass fiber filter, a ceramic pre-filter that can be adjusted individually according to the cloudiness of the water, and active charcoal for eliminating odors.

  • Camping, trekking and backpacking.
  • Great for all-around use.
  • Perfect for 1–2 persons.
  • For clear and slightly turbid water.
  • From huts to camp grounds.
  • Are lightweight, compact and the easiest way to make safe water.

Features & Specs


  • First ever water filter to combine the benefits long life and fast flow in one product.
  • Combines Ceramic and Pleated Technology,  Adjustable for different field conditions.
  • Dual Piston Technology, Most efficient, fastest flow available.
  • Replaceable Carbon Core, Keeps water tasting fresh.
  • Multi-Water Adaptor Base, Easiest to fill and water container/ bladder.
  • The Vario is compatible with most standard outdoor bottles and hydration bladders.
  • Anyone who needs up to two liters of drinking water per minute can use the glass fiber and active charcoal filter. If the water is extremely cloudy, the ceramic pre-filter can be fitted in a moment in order to extend the service life of the glass fiber filter.


  • Capacity (gal)

    ~ 530 (glassfiber) ~ 106 (carbon)

    Capacity (L)

    ~ 2'000 (glassfiber) ~ 400 (carbon)

    Dimensions (cm)

    19 x 10

    Dimensions (in)

    7.5 x 4.0

    Output (gal)

    up to 2 quart/min

    Output (L)

    up to 2 L/min


    AntiClog Technology with 0.3 micron glassfiber (no cleaning needed) Activated carbon granulate Ceramic pre-filter

    Weight (grams)


    Weight (oz)