FX4 High Performance Canister Filter

15.75 L x 15.75 W x 16.5 H in (40 L x 40 W x 42 H cm)

Item # : A214
UPC : 015561102148
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Building on the mighty FX performance and reliability platform, the all-new FX4 high performance canister filter is a compact 'little brother' to the FX6. The FX4 bridges the gap between the Fluval 406 and the FX6 canister filter, making it an ideal choice for aquariums up to 1000 L (250 US Gal).

key features

    • Multi-stage filter pumps out 2650 L (700 US Gal) 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 and Smart Pump™ does the rest
    • Removable, stackable media baskets eliminate water bypass and hold a total of 3.9 L (1 US Gal) 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 
    • Compact 41.9 cm (16.5 in) tall design - easily fits under most aquariums
    • Made in Italy 
    • For use in freshwater and saltwater aquariums

Tech specs

AQUARIUM CAPACITY  |   Up to 1000 L (250 US Gal)

Item # : A214

UPC : 015561102148

Aquarium Capacity: 1000 L (250 US Gal)

Pump Output: 2650 L/H (700 US Gal)

Mechanical Area (foam): 1400 cm (217 in)

Biological Volume: 3.9 L (1 US Gal)

Filtration Volume: 14 L (3.7 US Gal)

Head Height (max): 2.1 m (6.9 ft)

Wattages 120V/60Hz: 30 W

Wattages 230-240V/50Hz: 30 W

What's Included

    • Ribber hosing
    • Rim connectors, clips and suction cups
    • Inake stem
    • Output nozzle
    • Lid fasteners
    • Filter canister
    • Utility valve and hosing
    • Drain cap
    • Pump unit (motor) and power cord
    • Rubbert feet
    • Media baskets
    • 1/2 media baskets
    • Filter lid and accessories
3 Year Limited Warranty

3 Year Limited Warranty

The Fluval FX4/FX6 High Performance Canister Filter is guaranteed against defects in material and workmanship under normal aquarium usage and service for 3 years from date of purchase. Non-replaceable and non-serviceable parts will be repaired or replaced at Rolf C. Hagen Inc.’s discretion, free of charge, when the complete filter is returned with all components along with a valid proof of purchase and postage paid. This warranty does not apply to any filter that has been subject to misuse, negligence or tampering. It does not apply to filters which have been incorrectly assembled or unsuitably maintained or where installation and maintenance instructions have not been followed correctly. The warranty does not apply to wear and tear parts such as the impeller, impeller cover or motor seal. No liability is assumed with respect to loss or damage to livestock or personal property irrespective of the cause thereof. Before returning the filter under warranty terms, please ensure that all setup and maintenance instructions have been followed. If you are in doubt, please contact your local aquatic specialist retailer for further advice before returning the product. THIS DOES NOT AFFECT YOUR STATUTORY RIGHTS.
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