System is the ideal system for use at home with small or medium sized families, travel, outdoor activities or during unexpected emergencies. This powerful system purifies both treated water and untreated raw water from such sources as remote lakes, streams, stagnant ponds and water supplies in foreign countries, where regulations may be substandard at best. Perfect for everyday use, outdoor activities and a must in hostile environments where electricity, water pressure or treated water may not be available. System removes pathogenic bacteria, cysts and parasites entirely and extracts harmful chemicals such as herbicides, pesticides, VOCs, organic solvents, radon 222 and trihalomethanes. It also reduces nitrates, nitrites and unhealthy minerals such as lead and mercury.
This system is so powerful it can remove food coloring from water without removing the beneficial minerals your body needs. Virtually no other system can duplicate this performance. Constructed of highly polished 304 stainless steel, the system comes complete with two purification elements and utilizes the latest technological advances.
This system has a storage capacity of about 2.25 gallons (8.5 liters) and when in use it stands 19.25" in height with a diameter of 8.5". The upper chamber nests within the lower chamber for transport and stands only 13 in height. Configured with two Black Berkey. Purification elements the system will purify up to 3 1/2 Gallons (13.3 liters) per hour. This system can be expanded to use four purification elements and is capable of purifying up to 7 Gallons (26.5 liters) per hour.
Flow rate calculated with upper chamber full to top. Flow rate decreases as water level declines. The Black Berkey Purification Elements are made and assembled in the USA. Purification Elements are the leader in gravity-fed water purification, backed by independent testing.Purification Element formulation has been tested by State and EPA accredited laboratories to exceed NSF/ANSI Standard 53. Purification Elements with 2 washers, 2 wing nuts, and 1 priming button.
Installs in the upper chamber of any Berkey system. Element is designed to purify approximately 3,000 gallons of water before needing replacement; 2 elements in a Berkey system will purify approximately 6,000 gallons of water before replacement is recommended. Re-cleanable and self-sterilizing during the life of the element. Purification elements also remove or reduce viruses, pathogenic cysts, parasites, harmful or unwanted chemicals such as herbicides and pesticides, VOCs, detergents, organic solvents, trihalomethanes, cloudiness, silt, sediment, nitrates, nitrites, heavy metals, foul tastes and odors, yet they leave in the healthful and beneficial minerals that your body needs.
7.5 Water Level View Spigot for BIG Berkey System. Complete w/2 Washers & Nylon Nut.The Water Level View Spigot is a great way to see at a glance how much water your Stainless Steel Berkey System is holding in the bottom chamber, and takes the guess work out of how much and when water should be added to the upper chamber. By replacing the original spigot with the Water Level View Spigot, you can know for sure how much purified water is available. Description Comments Price Quantity Amount. Travel Berkey ® (2 Elements) Travel Size. Big Berkey ® (2 Elements) Family Size - Expandable to 4 Elements.
Royal Berkey ® (2 Elements) Family Size - Expandable to 4 Elements. Imperial Berkey ® (2 Elements) Small to Medium Groups - Expandable to 6 Elements.
Crown Berkey ® (2 Elements) Small to Large Groups - Expandable to 8 Elements. What is the filtration rate per hour for the various Berkey. The chart below shows the gallons per hour for each system, when configured with two Black Berkey. Purification elements and when expanded to accommodate the maximum number of elements. Flow rates calculated with upper chamber full to top.
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