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Hagen Fluval FX5 Canister Aquarium Filter

Hagen Fluval FX5 Canister Aquarium Filter
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The pinnacle of aquarium filtration is here with the Fluval FX5 Canister Filter. This extremely powerful aquarium canister filter is capable of an impressive 925 gph, giving it enough power to filter aquariums up to 400 gallons. This amazing aquarium canister filter has an array of advanced features never before incorporated in an aquarium canister filter. The Fluval FX5 pump is on the bottom of the canister filter, so there is NO need to prime.The input and output connectors to and from the canister filter are angled at 45 degrees for easy positioning. The output nozzle actually has two nozzles so you can direct the flow two different directions. Each can be rotated 360 degrees. The Fluval FX5 high performance canister filter has a Purge Valve, so any debris stuck at the bottom of the canister can be drained. A revolutionary computer chip is installed with the Fluval FX5 pump so that every 24 hours, the aquarium filter shuts off for about 2 minutes; allowing all of the gases that have collected to rise to the top and then escape. Each Fluval FX5 canister filter includes a 3-year warranty, as well as a DVD for simple and easy installation.

The Fluval Fx5 Canister Filter has an incredible flow rate of 607gph w/ filter media. A twin 360 degree directional return is just one of the features that makes the Fluval Fx5 an excellent alternative to a wet/dry filter for large tank filtration. A self-priming instant startsystem & instructional DVD make maintenance easy. Simple to set up and maintain, the Fx5 uses advanced technology to maintain superior filtration, including a computer chip in the pump. This revolutionary component actually shuts down the Fluval Fx5 once a day to allow gases to escape. There is also a purge valve on the bottom to allow for partial discharge of debris without moving the filter or taking it apart. The Fluval Fx5 is truly the aquarium canister filter of the 21st century!

The Fluval FX5 Canister Filter Features:

  • A Self-Prime Instant Start
  • A bottom purge valve for simple cleanings
  • Advanced Smart Pump Technology for gas release
  • An instructional DVD for easy setup
  • Dual 360 degree return
SKU Description Price Order
215445 Fluval FX5 Aquarium Canister Filter - Up to 400 gallons - 16 in. x 17 in. $ 379.99 Add To Cart
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