Fluval 406 External Filter - A217
The Fluval MSF'06 range of external cannister filters is the latest generation of incredibly successful externals manufactured by Hagen. Over time this range has been refined significantly, ensuring that they are really user friendly for the fishkeeper; and very effective for your livestock.
The new Fluval 406 External Canister Filter replaces the last model the 405. It is suitable for aquariums up to 400 litres and gives multi stage filtration for healthy fresh and saltwater aquariums with a the Aquastop system for easy maintenance. The filter has a powerful motor to maintain the strong flow between scheduled maintenance and is quiet in operation featuring a noise reducing impeller cover and a precision engineered bearing to minimise impeller vibration. The mutli-stage filtration offers a unique filter design separating each filtration stage for maximum versatility and minimal maintenance. The large capacity foam filters absorb more debris and reduce the maintenance frequency. The seperate baskets allow easy and mess free media removal. The Aquastop system stops water flow without disconnecting hoses, eliminating leaks and mess. Lift lock clamps quickly secure the motor in place while the instant prime has been re-engineered in this model for simple and quick start ups after maintenance
• Powerful, Reliable and Whisper Quiet
• Easy to Start
• Instant prime, re-engineered for simple and quick start-ups.
• Easy to maintain
• Aquastop stops water flow without disconnecting hoses, eliminating leaks and messes.
• Easy to Clean
• Quick-change mechanical media foam cartridge is readily accessible for fast removal.
• Whisper Quiet
• Noise-reducing impeller cover Precision-engineered bearing minimises impeller vibration.
• Increased Hydraulic performance = Less frequent maintenance
• Increased water filtration performance = Cleaner water
• Sound dampening impeller design = Quieter operation
• Re-engineered efficient priming system = Easier starting
• Strengthened Lift-lock clamps = Secure closure
• New media format = Improved water quality
The Fluval 406 External Canister Filter has a flow rate of 1450lph and is suitable for fish tanks up to 400lts
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Fluval products are manufactured by Rolf C Hagen.
The Hagen group of companies was founded by Mr. Rolf C. Hagen in 1955 as a one man operation in Montreal. With careful and effective management decisions and the help of his two brothers Dieter and Horst, Mr. Hagen has nurtured the family of companies into the largest and most effective privately run pet manufacturer and distributor in the world. With more than forty years of experience offering quality service, it now directly employs thousands worldwide.
The Fluval range includes a number of external filters, the MSF'06 range - a long established and recently updated range of external powerfilters; and the G-Series - a highly advanced external canister filter which is unique within the market place. The G-Series is fully computerised and uses state of the art filter media to provide the correct water parameters for even the most difficult species. Fluval also manufacture the popular U-Series internal powerfilter, and a number of filter medias that can be used for most applications.
Fluval have recently introduced a number of complete aquariums, ideal for desktops. This includes the Fluval Edge and the Fluval Chi, both of which are extremely popular as desk top aquariums (you've no doubt seen them at your local aquatic outlet/garden centre). To supplement these aquariums, we stock and list all of the accessories and spares associated.
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