Make sure and have all proper fittings and connectors before heading out into the wild!
Fill (new!) pressure tank with water.
Attach the pressure tank to the ceramic filter.
Pump up the pressure tank.
Open valve to ceramic water filter.
Waa laa! Purified water streams out into bucket . (About a gallon a minute!)
Take down and move to next camp sight.
NOTE: Can also be used to provide pressure for a shower by removing from the filter and attaching to a shower head!!!!! And can even provide a heated shower to surprise the wife!!!!
Boiling water over a fire, or stove, will mean that you will end up drinking a lot of hot water.
This gravity fed, counter top style can be hand made much cheaper than purchased, BUT...if there are more than two people in the family, plan on spending your day, licking dry parched lips as you wait for each drop to slowly filter through!