• Second Gear

    Second Gear is a consignment shop in Asheville, NC specializing in new & used outdoor gear, clothing, footwear and accessories.

  • Inventory

    Our inventory is online. Check back frequently, as it updates in real time.

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  • Your Community Store

    Second Gear is very active in the community. We attend and support many local outdoor-oriented events and strive to be involved with our neighbors here in Asheville.

  • Sell With Us

    Check out our consignment policy in regards to selling your items with Second Gear. Are you involved with a local non-profit that wants to work with us for fundraising? Contact us and let's get the ball rolling.

The Vapur® MicroFilter is a lightweight, chemical-free water filtration system that utilizes the most advanced hollow fiber membrane technology. The Vapur MicroFilter safely removes 99.9999% of waterborne bacteria (such as Salmonella, Cholera and E. coli) and 99.9% of protozoa (including Cryptosporidium and Giardia).

Together, the bottle and MicroFilter weigh just 2.7 ounces, and the filter is capable of purifying up to 500 liters of safe drinking water from lakes, rivers, streams and tap water.