Big Berkey (2.25 Gallons / 8.5 Litres)




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The Big Berkey system consists of two stainless steel (highly polished 304) canisters. There is an upper chamber and a lower chamber. The original Black Berkey filters attach to the upper chamber and protrude slightly into the lower chamber. 

The upper canister of the of the Big Berkey holds about 2.25 gallons (8.5 litres) of water and has four holes where up to four Black Berkey filters can attach. 

Product Description

  • This 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
  • 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 or 2 Berkey Earth 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: 7 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  PF-2 or PF-4 Fluoride and Arsenic Filters may be installed in the lower chamber of this system if desired
  • Black Berkey filters
    • Lasts up to 6000 Gallons
    • 2 year pro-rated warranty
    • Fits with PF-2 (not PF-4) filters
    • Requires Priming
    • Up to 4 gallons/hr with 2 filters
  • 9" Berkey Earthy filters  (Click Here for Options)
    • Lasts up to 3000 Gallons (or 3 years)
    • 1 year pro-rated warranty
    • Fits with PF-4 (not PF-2) filters
    • Does not require Priming
    • Up to 1.5 gallons/hr with 2 filters

Flow rate calculated with upper chamber full to top. Flow rate decreases as water level declines.



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