Portable shower is considered the best gadget for enjoyable camping. The product is usable not only for bathing, but also assist in washing clothes, dishes, pets and many other things. So, now you need not to compromise with all your hygiene and personal cleanliness throughout the camping trip.
In a camping good store, you may find a variety of camping shower models. These models differ from each other in terms of size, weight, price and power source. The decision for buying your product depends extremely on two factors: power source and budget. So, before throwing your money on one of transportable camping item, find out the most suitable option for you.
Photo voltaic solar bag:
The solar bag is a great option for hikers and backpackers who loves to stay comfortable and luxurious as well. It is the most light weighted camp shower consisting of a photo voltaic bag and windshield reflector material to direct sun rays onto the bag. It is powered by solar energy. All you need to do is just fill the bag with water and leave it in sun few hours before the shower. It may not boil the water, but provide lukewarm water. The only disadvantage of solar model is that it works only during sunny days. The capacity of solar bag ranges from 2 gallons to 5 gallons of water. Unit comes with a simplified nozzle, higher insulation level and hanging hook to make it user-friendly. This is the cheapest form of camp shower.
Gas powered shower:
People who love to camp in chilled places, propane gas powered shower is the best option to select. The unit can provide very hot water instantly within a few minutes. The unit consists of an inline portable water heater, battery powered pumps to pull water from water source, outlet hose to flow water outside from shower nozzle and a propane gas bottle which automatically ignites as the water begins to flow. Because the unit is not lightweight, it is suitable only for car campers or campsites, but not for backpackers or walkers. Since, it supplies gallons of water in minutes, it is also called instant hot water supplier.
Battery powered model:
The battery powered model is suitable only when you need only a clean shower and water need not to be hot. The unit is simply a pump that consists of an inlet hose to pull water from any water source like stream, creek or even a bucket of water. The water flows out through the outlet hose for shower portable. To gain more from this cheapest and lightweight product, pre-heat the water in a bucket then use it with the battery powered model.
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