Big Berkey

Big Berkey Water Filter System


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Product Description

  • H e i g h t   w h e n   i n   u s e:  1 9.25″  48 c m
  •  D i a m e t e r:  8.5″    21.6 c m
  • W e i g h t:  7  l b s    3.18 k g   e  m  p  t  y
  • H o l d s  2 .2 5  g a l l o n s      8.5  l i t r e s
  • F o r   n o r m a l  e v e r y d a y   u s e ,  t h i s   s y s t e m   e a s i l y  s e r v es :  1 – 4  p e o p l e                 
  • Use depends on ages, demands such as cooking. pets System takes up to 4 filters for heavier use if needed
  • The Big Bekey® System comes standard with 2 Black Berkey® Purification Elements, but can be expanded up to 4 elements
  • The versatile Big Berkey® System is ideal for small to medium families, and for use during travel, outdoor activities, or unexpected emergencies
  • Constructed of highly polished AISI 304 stainless steel
  • Storage capacity of about 2.25 gallons (8.5 liters)
  • Upper chamber nests within the lower chamber for transport and stands only 13″ in height
  • Maximum Filters: 4 Black Berkey® Purification Elements (in upper chamber) 
  • System includes upper and lower stainless steel chambers, 2 Black Berkey® Purification Elements (expandable up to 4), 1 stainless steel lid,1 spigot, rubber gasket to protect the base, 2 wingnuts, 2 washers, 1 priming button, and 2 blocking plugs
  • Height when in use: 19.25″
  • Diameter: 8.5″
  • Weight: 70. lbs empty
  • For normal everyday use, this system easily serves: 1-4 people
  • Fully configured, this system can serve up to 85-170 people a day, during an emergency
  • 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 Berkey PF-2™ Fluoride and Arsenic Reduction Filters may be installed in the lower chamber of this system if desired
  • Flow rate calculated with upper chamber full to top. Flow rate decreases as water level declines
 The Berkey® stainless steel chambers are assembled in the USA from US and imported parts. The Black Berkey® Purification Elements are made and assembled in the USA.