The Steripen Sidewinder Purifier is the first battery free, portable UV water purifier. It features an exclusive UV system that destroys waterborne bacteria, viruses and protozoa such as giardia and cryptosporidium. It’s hand powered system is as efficient as it is effective: just 90 seconds to purify one liter of water. Attach it to the filled bottle, flip the assembly and unfold the handle.
Water sensors will ensure that the entire volume is zapped by germicidal UV light. Crank the handle until the flashing red LED indicates optimum speed. Continue cranking until the flashing green LED indicates water purification is complete. The Sidewinder Purification system includes a one-liter Tritan™ BPA free bottle and Steripen Pre Filter for use prior to treatment if the water contains particulates.
Essential in emergency situations when the fresh water supply is disrupted, the Sidewinder lets you crank up safe water anywhere, any time. It’s also economical too. It purifies up to 8,000 liters in at less than two cents per liter, about 5 cents per gallon.Steripen brand sets the standards for fast, light, easy and effective water purification..Size: 8.6″ x 5.5″ x 3.8″ (21.8 cm x 14 cm x 9.7 cm).Weight: 16.6 oz. (471 g)..1 liter bottle included.
Hand-powered, battery and chemical-free ultraviolet water purification system
Comes with Tritan BPA-free water bottle and a SteriPen Pre-Filter for particulate removal
Effectively destroys waterborne microbes from one-liter of water in 90 seconds without chemicals; provides 8,000 treatments
Designed for use with your left or right hand: fill it–crank it–drink it
Recipient of the Water Quality Association (WQA) Gold Seal, certifying that SteriPen purifies water safely and effectivel