- Accommodates: 1-4 people
- Storage capacity: 2.25 gallons (8.5 Liters)
- Height when in use: 48.9 cm
- Diameter: 21.6 cm
- Constructed of Highly polished AISI 304 stainless steel material
- System Includes: 2 Black Berkey Purification Elements (expandable up to 4), Upper and Lower stainless steel chambers, 1 spigot, 2 blocking plugs, 1 stainless steel lid, 2 wing nuts, 2 washers, 1 priming button, and a rubber gasket to protect the base
- The Big Berkey is gravity based and doesn’t rely on any electricity or water pressure sources
- Compact Height for travel purposes (upper chamber nests in lower): 33 cm
- Please do not use with salt water
- Each Black Berkey filter has a filtration life of 22,000 liters
- Save money with Berkey! Instead of buying water bottles which would cost over $7,500 (44,000 – 500 ML bottles)
- The Big Berkey can support: 4 Black Berkey Purification Elements (in upper chamber)
- Black Berkey elements are self-sterilizing and re-cleanable which makes them cost-effective
- Made from and utilizes the latest engineering and designed technological advances which is backed by scientific research.
- NOTE: Flow rate calculated with upper chamber full to top and decreases as water level declines.
Maximum Filtration Flow Rate:
- Configured with two Black Berkey® Purification Elements, the Big Berkey® System can produce up to 3.5 gallons (13.3 liters) per hour
- Configured with four Black Berkey® Purification Elements, the Big Berkey® System can produce up to 7.0 gallons (26.5 liters) per hour
- Up to 4 PF-2 Fluoride and Arsenic Filters may be installed in the lower chamber of this system if desired, making the Berkey even more powerful.
Filters as follows:
- The Big Berkey does NOT remove the beneficial minerals your body needs
- Removes silt and sediment making your water crystal clear
- Removes viruses MS2 and FR Coliphage by 99.99999%
- Removes Chlorine, Chloramines, Heavy Metals, Pharmaceuticals and more which cause harm to the human body
- Removes disease-causing bacteria including Cholera, Typhoid, Salmonella, E. Coli, Fecal Coliform
- Reduces bad taste & odors which are cause by bad water sources
- Extracts harmful chemicals such as herbicides, pesticides, VOCs, organic solvents, radon 222 and trihalomethanes
- Reduces heavy metals such as aluminum, cadmium, chromium, copper, lead, and mercury by up to 96%
- Removes pathogenic bacteria, cysts, and parasites by 99.99999%,
- Removes Fluoride and Arsenic with the addition of PF-2 fluoride and arsenic reduction elements.
The Big Berkey® stainless steel water filtration unit offered by Berkey Water Filter Canada is an incredible filter system for home, outside, travel, emergency, debacle or other crisis use. It is appropriate for little to medium-sized gatherings or families. Berkey filter systems are among the most grounded and most down to earth water filtration and sanitization filtration system as of now. They are more cost effective than other filters out in the market. This effective filtration system purges and removes both treated water and untreated crude water from such sources as remote lakes, streams, stale lakes and water supplies in outside nations, where controls might be substandard, best case scenario. Ideal for home and open air exercises and an absolute necessity in antagonistic situations where power, water weight or treated water may not be accessible.