Fluval FX6 Canister Filter

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Recognized as the “workhorse of canisters” for their legendary strength and durability, high output FX Series filters sweep the tank harder and faster to retain a greater amount of debris. Combining patented SMART PUMP™ performance-optimizing technology with auto start/stop operation and intricate multi-stage cleaning featuring an expansive basket-in-basket media tray design, FX owners will spend more time enjoying their aquarium, and less time maintaining it.

Features

  • Multi-stage filter pumps out an astounding 925 gallons (3500 L) of water per hour
  • Smart Pump™ – advanced microchip technology continuously monitors and optimizes pump performance
  • Self-starting – just add water, plug in and Smart Pump™ will take over. Trapped air auto-evacuated every 12 hours to ensure maximum efficiency
  • Easy water changes eliminate need to lift heavy buckets. Simply attach hosing to output (Kit sold separately) and Smart Pump™ does the rest
  • Removable, stackable media baskets eliminate water bypass and hold a total of 1.5 gallons (5.9 L) of media
  • All filter media included – mechanical, chemical and biological
  • Aqua-Stop valves with leak-proof Click-Fit attachment system
  • Valves positioned at convenient 45-degree angle for easy installation and rotation
  • Anti-clog, telescopic strainer ensures continuous water flow
  • Multi-Directional Output nozzles can be fully adjusted to create customized water flows
  • Utility Valve with drain hose for easy maintenance and flushing of canister
  • Rubberized feet help ensure quiet operation
  • 21″ tall design – easily fits under most aquariums
  • Made in Italy
  • For use in freshwater and saltwater aquariums

What’s Included

  • Ribbed hosing
  • Rim connectors, clips and suction cups
  • Intake stem
  • Output nozzle
  • Lid fasteners
  • Filter canister
  • Utility valve and hosing
  • Drain cap
  • Pump unit (motor) and power cord
  • Rubber feet
  • Media baskets
  • 1/2 media baskets
  • Filter lid and accessories