230-240V, 50 Hz
2300 L/H (607 U.S. Gal./H)
For aquariums up to 1500 L (400 U.S. Gal.)
Smart Pump technology ensures optimum flow
Self Priming (plug & start)
Automatic water change function
Large, clog-proof strainer
Setup & maintenance guide on DVD
Media supplied - 6 foam filter blocks
Additional filter media sold separately
FRESHWATER PRODUCT OF THE YEAR (2006/2007/2008)
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The Fluval FX5 is a large capacity, multi-stage external canister filter system. 607 U.S. Gal. (2,300 L)/H, enabling precise management of water conditions for aquariums as large as 400 U.S. Gal. (1,500 L).
A self-priming instant-start system that eliminates the need for manual siphoning.
Unique click-fit AquaStop Valves that regulate water flow, rotate at 55 degree angles and allow for fast set-up and leak-proof maintenance.
A purge valve that allows for partial discharge of debris without needing to move the unit
Multi-directional twin output nozzles to create specific water flows
Fluval FX5 Smart Pump Technology (patent pending) ensures quiet, efficient operation. This self-priming system provides plug-in-and-start convenience.
Lift-out stack of media baskets.