FX6 High Performance Canister Filter, up to 400 US Gal (1500 L)
Format: 15.75 L x 20.8 H" (40 L x 53 H cm)


Designed for aquariums up to 400 gallons, FX6 is the high-capacity workhorse of Fluval’s canister lineup, enhanced with all the power and reliability you’ve come to expect from a high-performance filter.


Multi-stage filter pumps out an astounding 925 gallons (3500 L) of water per hour

Improved motor technology provides better performance while consuming 10% less electricity than previous generation

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 (Kit sold separately) and Smart Pump™ does the rest

Removable, stackable media baskets eliminate water bypass and hold a total of 1.5 gallons (5.9 L) 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

Purge Valve with drain hose for easy maintenance and flushing of canister

Rubberized feet help ensure quiet operation

21″ tall design – easily fits under most aquariums

Made in Italy

For use in freshwater and saltwater aquariums


Package Includes:

Rubber 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 other accessories




Fluval FX6