Our fish tank canister filters make aquarium maintenance simple because it is very easy to clean with back flushing. The aquarium filter media can be cleaned in 60 seconds, without taking apart the unit. A highly effective accessory for these canister fish tank filters is the new , which reduces canister filter cleaning by 30%.
The more popular type of water filter for fish which most would attempt to build are the canister fish tank filter. These usually require a lot of assembly and include materials such as pvc piping, twist ties, plastic tubing, a pump, sponge, and ceramic bits as well as drilling and sanding tools. This will both pump and filter.