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EHEIM classic 250 Canister Filter

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Original price $159.00
Current price $143.00

With EHEIM classic you have everything that makes a good external filter.

You can't go wrong with choosing a classic external filter. Because you are choosing a reliable device that has been tried and tested a million times. All models meet the highest quality standards. First-class components and carefully coordinated functions ensure perfect pump and filter performance. In addition, there is the proverbial EHEIM smooth running, the robust endurance properties and the low power consumption. You will be very satisfied. There are 5 models for aquariums from 50 to 1500 liters - some with different equipment.

Features of EHEIM classic external filter

  • Quiet
  • Value for money
  • Energy efficient
  • Long-lasting flexible silicon sealing ring in pumphead (for easy and safe replacement after cleaning)
  • Can be filled with filter pads and/or loose filter media
  • Comes with spraybar, inlet pipe, hose and installation accessories

Benefits of EHEIM Classic Filters

  • Great for biological filtration media
  • Can use sponge pads for additional mechanical filtration
  • Can be operated with coarse and fine filter pads
  • Virtually no risk of leakage once setup
  • Keeps the aquatic environment stable for your fish and plants



Aquarium size 80L-250L
Pump power 440LPH approx
Pumping head 1.50m approx
Filter volume 3.00 L
Container volume 3.50 L
Height 355 mm
Dimensions Ø 160 mm
Hose Ø suction side (inside) 12 / 16 mm
Hose Ø pressure side (inside) 12 / 16 mm
Freshwater use Yes
Sea water use Yes
Outdoor use No
Power 8w
Voltage 230V