The SteriPEN is a remarkably simple and clever little device. It is a small, portable UV water purifier. Dip the light into a glass of water, turn it on for 90 seconds, and you’ve just killed upwards of 99.9% of bacteria and viruses in your water. There is an immediate appeal to such a simple, […]
Backpacker Magazine’s Gear Editor, Kristin Hostetter, tested SteriPEN Classic 3 during a two-week adventure in Nepal. After treating up to 8-liters per day for two weeks, Kristin concludes SteriPEN Classic 3 is a bargain for treating water in the backcountry or questionable water in urban settings. Download PDF version.
Australian Research Scientist, Roger Caffin, has been hitting the trails throughout his life and in recent years, searching for the best light-weight gear to add to his pack. After field testing SteriPEN Classic 3, Caffin shared his experience with the Backpacking Light community. SteriPEN Classic 3: Spotlite Review SteriPEN has heeded our pleas and […]
ActiveGearReview.com tests and reviews products they would be interested in purchasing to provide outdoor and athletic enthusiasts useful information on the gear they are considering for future outings. SteriPEN Ultra Review SteriPEN Ultra Overview The SteriPEN Ultra is a fantastic water purification device that works easily, effectively, and is compact enough to fit in any pack. Thanks to […]
When hiking or camping with a rechargeable SteriPEN, our customers often ask which charging solution will be most effective for their devices. We sent Active Gear Review a Power Practical PowerPot 5 and they put it to the test with a SteriPEN Ultra. Power Practical PowerPot 5 Review Charging Effectiveness Depending on the device being charged, […]
Eight Reasons to Like SteriPEN Ultra Antonio Cala and Amanda Zeisset, The Adventure Junkies, have been exploring The Americas by bicycle for over two years. Two months after receiving a gift of a SteriPEN Ultra they believe it is the most useful travel tool they carry. SteriPEN: The Magic Wand That Makes Safe Drinking Water Aside from the expense, […]
SteriPEN Ultraviolet Water Filter Video Review During their water filtration week, Living Survival does a video review and demonstration of SteriPEN’s newest model, SteriPEN Classic 3 UV Water Purifier with Pre-Filter. Focusing on water purification methods that are effective in cold weather conditions, Living Survival recommends SteriPEN Classic 3 UV Water Purifier for survival kits […]
The verdict: SteriPEN Classic 3 is a great device Each year, Dan Gladden of ActiveGearReview.com travels to Rwanda, where he works as a director for a summer camp for orphans and vulnerable children. From past experience (apparently quite negative), Dan knows the importance of being prepared to treat the water in both his hotel and […]
The guys from Trekking Gear Review take SteriPEN Ultra handheld UV water purifier into the woods for a test drive and gear review.
Practical Travel Gear blog is a popular travel-gear-only content site, posting a new detailed review each weekday. Recently, editor Tim Leffel they tested our newest model, SteriPEN Classic 3. Here’s what he had to say. SteriPEN Classic 3 AA-powered Water Purifier We’ve reviewed several versions of the SteriPEN over the years and I’m a huge fan. It’s the […]