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Don H
01-22-2008, 14:52
Has anyone used a nylon stocking to prefilter water? In the past I've run water through a coffee filter into my hydration bladder to get the chunks out and then treat with Klear Water. I'm wondering if the stocking would replace the dozen or more coffee filters I carry for a week trip.

01-22-2008, 14:57
I tried it after reading about it on this site. Worked great.

01-23-2008, 11:04
Fishnet stockings really don't work well in this application.

01-23-2008, 11:08
I've used a nylon footie before, works great, cheap and weighs nothing