First Need XLE®


This portable travel series are portable, light weight and compact, chemical free water purifiers. These purification systems are comprehensively effective against all three classes of contaminants: Chemical, Microbiological and Aesthetic …. foul tastes, odours and colours.

The First Need series are used by the US Army and UN Peace Keeping Forces. Now with adapters “Direct-Connect” to Sigg, Platypus, Camelbak and other popular flexible bottle and hydration packs.


Technical Specifications

Flow Rate: 2.0 Litres/min
Capacity* Avg.: 675 Litres
Particle Retention: 0.1 Micron
Dimension: 12.7 cm (diameter) x 25.4 cm (height)