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Eheim 2217 264G Classic w/ Bio Media Canister Filter.

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BRAND: Eheim
SKU 2217370
UPC 720686221314

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Regular Price: $181.79
Sale Price: $145.43
Compare At: $207.76

The Classic family of canister filters feature carefully tailored external canisters and are equipped with high quality components . Classic filters provide low cost reliable high filtration. You can't go wrong when you choose a Classic model. What's more, they feature EHEIM smooth, quiet operation and sophisticated functionality. This filter style has been on the market for years and have been proven millions of times. Over the years, the Classics have become the basic model of EHEIM external canister filters, they are known as an exceptionally reliable, high filtration unit at an excellent price. With their low power consumption these models have set the standard in their class.

Permo-elastic silicon sealing ring, fixed on the pump head for easy and safe closing after cleaning.

Accessories included with 2217:
Spray Bar, Inlet Pipe, Hose and installation accessories. Comes with valves for North American version.

  • Aquarium size up to approx. US gal: 159
  • Pump output approx. US gal/h: 264. Filter flow rates determined with media loaded. Other manufacturers may supply flow rates with water only.
  • Delivery head approx. Hmax ft: 7'6"
  • Power Consumption W: 20
  • Canister Volume US gal: 1.74
  • Filter Volume: 1.60
  • Filter flow rates determined with media loaded. Other manufacturers may supply flow rates with water only.

Replacement Media (NOT INCLUDED):

  • 2616171 2X coarse filter pads
  • 2616175 3X fine filter pads
  • 2628170 3X activated carbon pads
  • 2616170 Filter Wadding

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  1. Great filter Review by sub
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    This was my first Eheim canister filter. I am happy with this canister. It arrived in good condition, was simple to set up and has good flow. I will purchase from Valuepetsupplies again. (Posted on 12/4/14)

  2. Overall very satisfied minus the instruction in another language! Review by Jordan
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    The product I ordered was great. I did the expedited shipping and it had arrived before I knew it. All the parts were there and nothing was damaged or missing. The only complaint I had was that the instructions were not in English. Fortunately, this is the second Eheim canister filter I've owned so I was familiar with it. I had never set one up so instead of the instructions I had to look it up on YouTube to set it up. It wasn't difficult but the best piece of advice I could give if you've never set one up is this. Once all the media has been washed and put in the canister, close off the tubes and fill it with water. In fact, over fill it. Then open the top tube switch just slightly as you are putting the top on. Try and keep as much water in the filter as possible.

    I would recommend this filter! (Posted on 11/30/14)

  3. Delivered in 3 days! Review by Courtney
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    This was our first time to use Value Pet Supplies, and we will be using them for all future purchases. Ordered on Wednesday evening and received an email on Thursday morning that shipment had already been made, delivered on Saturday! Packaged well, and very happy with my Ehiem 2217, it is whisper quiet. (Posted on 11/29/14)

  4. Best filter out there Review by Michael
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    Throughout the years I have a handful of the Eheim 2217 (and smaller) Canister Filters. I also used newer Eheim Filters and other competitor products and I will go back to the 2217 every time. It is, bar none, the most reliable filter out there. easy to maintain and easy to put up. Once in a while you have to replace the impeller, that's pretty much it. I NEVER had one of these filters leak (in contrast to other products). ValuePet Supplies got the filter shipped to me in 2 days at a very competitive price. Thank you, guys! I'll be back shopping with you!! (Posted on 11/7/14)

  5. THE BEST Review by yankeejoe
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    I've tried all the so called best on the market and always seem to come back to the Eheim's Canister. Simply to use, no problems, very easy to set up. I have the 2217 for a 55 gal tank and it gives me more then I need to keep my tank crystal clear. (Posted on 1/15/14)

  6. Good value Review by Brett
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    The Eheim 2217 is the best valued filter on the market. It has simple construction and is easy set-up. The hardest part is priming it (compared to my Fluval), but it wasn't difficult.
    Delivery was quick. (Posted on 11/3/13)

  7. Excellent Review by Scott
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    I prefer canister filters and have tried Filstar, Sicce and Eheim. Of the 3, Eheim classic filters are the easiest to install, have better design and run the longest with no problems. The Eheim classic has a simpler design than newer models and I find this to be easier to use and it also filters the water more efficiently. (Posted on 11/1/13)

  8. Eheim Excellence Review by Seldovia Mary
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    The best product on the market BAR NONE! if you love your fish, get yourself the best product money can buy....EHEIM.... (Posted on 3/10/11)

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