Water filters, urine, and beer
Fri, 12 Apr 2002 11:49:18 -0700
WaterWorks =3D MiniWorks + a third stage iodine filter for killing =
+ a transparent main filter case so you can see whether it's time to
I spent about an hour comparing notes on Epinions and outdoorreview.com.
Everyone had a bad experience with each kind of filter at least once (I
for instance, lost an O-ring for my MiniWorks and will now always travel
with spares), but the MSR filters got the consistently best reviews.
Dan Kohn <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>
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From: Rodent of Unusual Size [mailto:Ken.Coar@Golux.Com]=20
Sent: Friday, April 12, 2002 08:41
To: Flatware or Road Kill?
Subject: Re: Water filters, urine, and beer
Dan Kohn wrote:
> [* Sent to MSR customer service - dan *]
> My new Waterworks II just arrived today from REI, and as a test, I
> it on two rather unusual substances: beer and urine. Disappointingly,
> in both cases, the result was clearly not pure water (it looked and
> smelled like diluted urine and then like sudsy, diluted beer).
Did you try this same test on the MiniWorks? And if so, how did
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