Light Berkey Water Filter System Includes 2 Black Berkey Filters

  • 2.75
  • 22 in. Height - 9 in. Diameter
  • BPA-free, food-safe, copolyester container
  • 2-6 People
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The Berkey Light® System is a lightweight unit designed for use during outdoor activities such as camping, hunting, traveling, and during unexpected emergencies.

  • This Berkey Light® System comes standard with 2 Black Berkey® Purification Elements
  • Constructed of a non-BPA/BPS co-polyester, which does not retain or leach any foul odors into your water
  • Storage capacity of about 2.75 gallons (10.4 liters)
  • Maximum filters: 4 Black Berkey® Purification Elements (in upper chamber)
  • System includes upper and lower chambers, a base, 2 Black Berkey® Purification Elements , 4 washers, 4 wingnuts, 1 priming button, 1 spigot, 1 cloth lid
  • Height when in use: 21" (when used without base); 26.5" (with base)
  • Weight: 8lbs empty
  • Diameter: 9"
  • For normal, everyday use, this system easily serves: 1-5 people
  • Fully configured, this system can serve up to 100-200 people a day, during an emergency
  • Maximum Filtration Flow Rate:
    • Configured with 2 Black Berkey® Purification Elements, the Berkey Light® System can produce up to 4 gallons ( 15.2 liters) of purified water per hour
    • Configured with 4 Black Berkey® Purification Elements, the Berkey Light® System can produce up to 7 gallons (26.5 liters) of purified water per hour
  • Up to 4 Berkey PF-2™ Fluoride and Arsenic Reduction Elements may be installed in the lower chamber of this system if desired
  • Flow rate calculated with upper chamber full to top. Flow rate decreases as water level declines.

Berkey Light® systems are made and assembled in the USA.


Specifications for the Berkey Light® System The 2.75 gallon Berkey Light® System comes standard with 2 Black Berkey® Purification Elements, and is ideal for 1-5 people for everyday use. * Holds up to 2.75 gallons of purified water * Includes 2 Black Berkey® Purification Elements standard * Expandable to 4 Black Berkey® Purification Elements total * System is 9" in diameter x 21" in height (when used without base), 26.5" height (with base) * Shipping weight: approximately 7 lbs. * Constructed of a non-BPA/BPS co-polyester, which does not retain or leach any foul odors into your water Included in the box: * Upper and lower chambers * Base * 2 Black Berkey® Purification Elements * 1 cloth lid * 1 spigot * 2 wing nuts, 2 washers * 1 priming button * 2 blocking plugs Berkey Light® Systems are made and assembled in the USA. Multi-use systems not available in CA or IA.

The portable Berkey Light Purification System effortlessly purifies water for about 1-5 people each day. Add additional Black Berkey Purification Elements (the Berkey Light System can hold a maximum of 4) to increase the flow rate. The system is just 21” tall (when used without base, 26.5" tall with base) and 9” in diameter.

A pair of Black Berkey Purification Elements lasts for up to 6,000 gallons before needing replacement. Each additional pair of elements (sold separately) adds an additional 6,000 gallons of purification power to your system. Black Berkey Purification Elements average just 2 cents per gallon of purified water.

 Berkey systems equipped with Black Berkey Purification Elements purify water—not just filter it—by removing greater than 99.999% of viruses and greater than 99.9999% of pathogenic bacteria, while also removing or dramatically reducing protozoa (such as giardia and cryptosporidium), trihalomethanes, inorganic minerals, heavy metals (including arsenic, lead, mercury, chromium), pharmaceutical drugs (including caffeine, Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen, Progesterone, Triclosan),

Berkey by NMCL uses several independent third-party labs to test a broad range of potential contaminants and conducts Extreme Testing for lead and PFCs in order to show the effectiveness of our Black Berkey Purification Elements.

No electricity, tools or plumbing required. Travel the world, prepare for emergencies, and take control of your family’s everyday drinking water with your Berkey gravity-fed water filtration system with Black Berkey purification elements. Enjoy delicious, nourishing water from the leader in gravity-fed water solutions.


Berkey Light

  • Capacity:


  • Height:

    22 in.

  • Diameter:

    9 in.

  • Weight:

    6 lb.

  • Material:

    BPA-free, food-safe, copolyester container

  • Max Flow Rate:

    Up To 3.75 Gallons Per Hour With 2 Elements, Up To 7 Gallons Per Hour With 4 Elements

  • Weight - Filled:

    30 lb.

  • Spigot Material:

    BPA-free high-impact FDA-grade black polypropylene plastic.

  • Storage Dimensions:

    Splits in half

2 Black Berkey Purification Elements

  • Capacity:

    Purification of 3000 gallons per unit

  • Height:

    9.25 in.

  • Diameter:

    2.25 in.

Included in the box

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