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Nu-Clear Aquarium/Water Canister Filter

Nu-Clear 500 Series Modular Canister Filters provide the ultimate in aquatic life support systems for consumer and commercial fresh and salt water aquariums, fountains, or ponds. With several mechanical, chemical and biological options to choose from, Nu-Clear filters have the flexibility to fit all your aquarium and pond applications. The different models may be used on their own or in combination with other models to provide the ultimate in filtration systems. The Nu-Clear 500 Series Modular Canister Filters are appropriate for aquariums 50 gallons and up for ponds 300 gallons and up.

Nu-Clear filters feature heavy duty molded PVC construction with a stainless steel lid clamp for secure leak free operation and carry a 2 year guarantee. The filter bodies are approximately 13" wide and 12.5" tall (overall width with fittings is 15"). An additional clearance of 8" above the filter is required to remove the cartridge for cleaning. Nu-Clear filters have 1" FNPT inlet and outlet ports allowing for higher flow rates (up to 1,200 gallons/hr) than similar filters with 3/4" ports. All models come with adapters for 3/4" and 1" hose, stainless steel hose clamps, Teflon tape, and a drain valve.
Reef Aquarium
Nu-Clear Canister Filter - Model 522 Model 522 - 18 sq. ft. 100 Micron Mechanical & Carbon Filter

Perfect for ponds and freshwater tanks. This 18 sq. ft. 100 micron poly-screen cartridge does not trap debris in the fibers of the material like other cartridges, so it may be simply rinsed clean and does not require bleaching. This filter will hold 1.5 lbs of activated carbon for absorbing water yellowing compounds and other dissolved organics. Includes pressure gauge and 1.5 lbs of pre-bagged premium Inland Seas Marine and Reef Activated Carbon.
Reef Aquarium
Nu-Clear Canister Filter - Model 530 Model 530 - 30 sq. ft. 25 Micron Mechanical Filter

The 30 sq. ft. 25 micron cartridge has 20% more surface area than other similar filters. The cartridge traps particles larger that 25 microns and polishes the water crystal clear. The cartridge can be cleaned and reused.
Reef Aquarium
Nu-Clear Canister Filter - Model 533 Model 533 - 30 sq. ft. 25 Micron Mechanical & Carbon Filter

The ultimate aquatic filter. The 30 sq. ft. 25 micron cartridge has 20% more surface area than other similar filters. The cartridge traps particles larger that 25 microns and polishes the water crystal clear. The cartridge can be cleaned and reused. This filter will also hold 1.5 lbs of activated carbon for absorbing water yellowing compounds and other dissolved organics. Includes pressure gauge and 1.5 lbs of pre-bagged premium Inland Seas Marine and Reef Activated Carbon.
Reef Aquarium
Nu-Clear Canister Filter - Model 566 Model 566 - Activated Carbon Filter

Perfect for absorbing water yellowing compounds and dissolved organics in aquariums or ponds with a large biological load. Includes seven pounds of pre-bagged premium Inland Seas Marine and Reef Activated Carbon.
Item #DescriptionPrice 
NC0530Nu-Clear 530 Canister Filter - 30 sq. ft. 25 Micron Mechanical Filter$187.49
NC0533Nu-Clear Model 533 - 30 sq. ft. 25 Micron Mechanical & Carbon Filter$205.49
Replacement Cartridges & Filter Media
Item #DescriptionPrice 
NC3113Nu-Clear Model 530 & 533 Replacement Canister Filter Cartridge, 25 Micron, 30 sq. ft.$53.99
NC3115Nu-Clear Model 522 Replacement Canister Filter Cartridge, 100 Micron, 18 sq. ft.$71.99
NC3151Nu-Clear Premium Activated Carbon 1.5 lbs for Nu-Clear 522/533$14.99
NC3171Nu-Clear Canister Filter Replacement Lid$18.99
NC3173Nu-Clear Replacement Lid Gasket$9.99

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