Fluval U Series Underwater Filters provide complete and efficient 3-stage filtration, including BIOMAX biological filtering (U2, U3 and U4 models), to create superior aquarium water quality.
The complete line, consisting of Fluval U1, U2, U3 and U4 Underwater Filters, includes many practical and versatile features that make them ideal for application in fresh, marine and reptile environments.
Fluval U series filters provide the option of setting the flow output in 3 different positions, a key benchmark in underwater filtration. The Adjustable 3-Way Flow Control feature (U2, U3 and U4 models) lets you position the water flow output to meet your specific needs. The Top Output setting provides maximum circulation and oxygenation, the Integrated Spray Bar setting provides a gentle, even flow for planted aquariums, and the Bottom Output setting is for deep water agitation.
Fluval U Filters also include a convenient flip-top lid that allows quick and easy access to the filter cartridge for maintenance or replacement.
In addition, Fluval U Filters offer installation versatility: they can be installed vertically against the aquarium wall to create currents or customized flow patterns; or they can be placed horizontally in shallow water tanks or to create decorative features such as waterfalls.The Fluval U3 Underwater Filter is ideal for use in fresh, marine or reptile environments. It comes complete with the Adjustable 3-Way Flow Control feature, 2 Foam Pads, 2 Poly/Carbon Cartridges, and BIOMAX Biological Rings The U3 is suitable for aquariums from 90 to 150 L (24 to 40 U.S. gal.). Other sizes available: -A465 Fluval U1 Underwater Filter, for aquariums up 55 L (15 U.S. gal.) -A470 Fluval U2 Underwater Filter, for aquariums from 45 to 110 L (12 to 30 U.S. gal.) -A480 Fluval U4 Underwater Filter, for aquariums from 130 to 240 L (34 to 65 U.S. gal.)