The Aquariums – Filters – Cascade 1000 – 265 GPH – 100 gals is a heavy-duty external filtration system for aquariums up to 100 gallons. It has a GPH rating of 265 which is filtering 265 gallons per hour. It can be used in fresh or saltwater aquariums. It is a canister aquarium filter.
The Cascade 1000 – 265 GPH delivers powerful mechanical, chemical, and biological filtration, which produces crystal clear water in both fresh and saltwater aquariums.
A floss pad removes fine particulate matter and an activated carbon media removes toxins and impurities from the water which leaves a cleaner and healthier environment for the fish and other aquatic life. A coarse sponge provides an abundant surface area for proper biological filtration by promoting bacterial growth to effectively remove waste, excess food and harmful ammonia and nitrates.
This aquarium filters is quick and easy to start with a push-button self-primer. It has a sturdy tip-proof base with permanently mounted rubber feet. There are extra large capacity, stackable filter medium containers that have lift-up handles. Filter media is included free with each canister filter.
It is equipped with quick-disconnect tubing connectors that can also be used to control the filter’s flow rate. The filter utilizes four locking clamps and a motorhead equipped with an integrated O-ring to ensure a secure and water-tight fit.
It has alignment clamps that lift easily to release vacuum suction. There are two independent directional 360 degree rotating valve clamps. Also included are flow rate control cut-off valves, swimming pool-style hose clamps, a spray bar, and a jet nozzle outlet. There is also a three (3) year warranty.