Compare Canister Filters

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In some cases, they are also available in smaller and larger capacities.

Canister Filter Price Ranges & Capacities

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Best For The Price

Cascade CCF3UL Canister Filter, 100 Gallon, 265gph
  • Large capacily stackable media trays allow for multi-stage filtration
  • Quick & easy push-button primer and two independent 360 degree rotating taps
  • Flow rate shut-off valves adjust water flow and provide for easy maintainance.
  • The filter is 110V
  • For Aquariums up to 100 Gallon

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Quietest Canister Filter

Hydor Professional 250 External Canister Filter, 40-75 gal, 225 GPH
  • The hydor professional 250 Aquarium External 225GPH Filter is a complete eco-system in a box
  • All the biological, mechanical and chemical filtration that any requires for a healthy and long-lived Aquatic experience
  • From the easy priming feature to the telescopic intake tubes, everything had been made easy

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Best For Large Tanks

Fluval Canister Filter, FX6 Filter (400 Gal)
  • Multi-Stage Filter that produces healthy aquarium water, freshwater or marine aquariums
  • Features Smart Pump Technology for optimal filter performance, efficiency and management
  • Self-starting filter-just add water and plug in. Head height (maximum): 3.3 m (10.8 feet)
  • Built with a monthly maintenance reminder
  • For aquariums up to 400 gallons

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