Traditional 10" Pre-Filter Canister (Canister
Select a Filter Cartridge tailored to your water filtration
Removing some materials from your water that are
not discarded through the Ionization process or removed
by the Biostone Filter, may require installation of a Pre-Filter.
Before installing any Pre-Filter, it is recommended that you
acquire a water condition report from your local authority or a
testing specialist. Not everyone needs a pre-filter, however, every
household's water is different and people react differently to
common conditions for which people use pre-filters:
Hard Water – high content of calcium and/or magnesium can cause
scaling or buildup in pipes. Water Ionizers need to be protected
from scale buildup
Arsenic Removal – removes virtually all arsenic from water
Fluoride - while the Biostone Filter removes approximately 60% or
Fluoride and Chlorine, some people want virtually all these
- Iron -
Iron, at a high level, can inhibit water from becoming alkaline.
Additionally, while considered safe, Iron bacteria can build up in
filters and cause odors
ordering a canister there are three important things to order with
- Counter Top Model or Under Counter Model - The Counter Top Model
has an additional piece to allow the canister to sit flat.
adapters for the canister. Adapters are available for hose
classified as "Low Pressure" (5/16" inner diameter hose) adapters
or "High Pressure" (1/8" inner diameter hose) adapters.
canister DOES NOT come without a filter cartridge, so please select
the one that will suit your situation
High Pressure Fittings are for 1/4" tubing
Used with - Athena, Orion, Aquarius, Melody, and Venus)
Low Pressure Fittings are for 5/16" tubing (Typically Used
with - Technos, Masterpiece, Microlite, Neptune, Alkablue and
PLEASE NOTE: - The cartridges do need to be changed
periodically or they will loose there effectiveness. When
installing a new cartridge, we recommend you write down the type of
cartridge you are using and the date it was installed.