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Individual Water Purifier (IWP)

United States (1983)
Picture of Individual Water Purifier (IWP) Water Purifying Kit

Water is a best friend to any soldier - hence the importance of such developments as the Individual Water Purifier Kit.

Detailing the development and operational history of the Individual Water Purifier (IWP) Water Purifying Kit.

 Entry last updated on 7/29/2015; Authored by Staff Writer; Content ©

The individual water purification system provides the infantryman the ability to remove or destroy contaminants from all water sources.

Any available statistics for the Individual Water Purifier (IWP) Water Purifying Kit are showcased in the areas immediately below. Categories include basic specifications covering initial year of service, country-of-origin and manufacture(s) involved in bringing the weapon to market. Other qualities showcased are related to physical values such as the internal action, available calibers / chamberings, weight and lengths. Global operators are also presented in A-to-Z format as are any model variants available to the series.
Individual Water Purifier (IWP) Specifications
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United States
Year: 1983
Type: Water Purifying Kit
Manufacturer(s): USA
Supported Mission Types
Frontline Issuance
Special Forces
Close Quarters Battle
Designated Marksman/Sharpshooter
Area Effect/Suppression
Indirect Fire
Airspace Denial
Attachment Weapon
Internal Design, Weight and Dimensions
Firing Action: Not Applicable
Available Caliber(s): NA
Ammunition Count / Feed: NA
Sighting Assist: Not Applicable.

Operating Performance

Operators List
United States

Model Variants
• Individual Water Purifier (IWP) - Base Series Name