Details: The upflow carbon filter is for treating city water and is great for removing chlorine and other contaminants such as lead, copper, heavy metals, gases, pesticides and herbicides. from the water.
10 x 54 Structual mineral tank, 1″ clack upflow valve, appropriate amount of coconut based carbon, 20 pounds of 1/4″ bedding gravel, 1/05″ od pilot tube.
- Requires no electricity and no backwashing.
- Water flows upward thru the carbon constantly turning the carbon over keeping it loose for ultimate filtration.