If you are looking for more convenient syphon filters then Hario syphon paper filter replacements are a great alternative. It requires a filter adapter to be used. It's a personal preference, some baristas and enthusiasts prefer this type of filter method (paper filters) to the standard cloth filters that are provided with all Hario syphons. These easy-to-use, disposable and maintenance-free, paper filters are very widely used. Each pack contains 100 paper sheets and can be used on Technica TCA-2, TCA-3, TCA-5 and Next NXA-5 syphon devices.