the hugely successful FX5, FX6 is Fluvals next generation filter workhorse,
with all the power and reliability that Fluval FX filters are known for plus
more. FX6 has an amazing range of advanced features, all designed to make
fishkeeping so much easier and more convenient.
FX6 is a
super capacity yet compact canister filter that pumps out 3500 liters (925 US
Gallons) of water an hour and has an astounding media capacity that produces
cleaner and healthier results than most competitive filters. Filtering material
can easily be placed in a removable stack of media baskets, which is at the
heart of Fluvals multistage filtration.
are precision-engineered to eliminate water by-pass, making filtration more
efficient. The baskets can hold a total of 5.9 litres of media and can be
stacked in the precise combination of layers that will work best for your
aquarium. Each one is lined with a foam insert for effective mechanical
pre-filtering. Instant-release T-handles let you lift and separate the baskets
quickly and easily, making routine maintenance simpler.
also features Smart Pump Technology, which provides optimal filter performance.
This advanced technological feature employs an electronic circuit board that
continually monitors the pump. Impeller speed and force are constantly measured
to ensure powerful output and energy efficiency. It also manages the filters self-starting
feature and evacuates air that may enter or build up within the filtration
On a 12-hour
cycle, the pump will pause and allow trapped air to escape, ensuring the best
filtration efficiency at all times.
Only 54 cm
(21) in height, Fluval FX6 fits under most aquariums.