The versatile Imperial Berkey system is the ideal system for use with mid to large-sized families, small groups and during unexpected emergencies.
The Imperial Berkey water filter system comes standard with 2 Black Berkey Purification Elements, but can be expanded up to 4 or 6 elements.
Constructed with highly polished AISI stainless steel and has a storage capacity of about 4.5 gallons or 17 litres.
Upper chamber nests within lower chamber for transport and stands only 17″ in height. The system can hold a maximum of 6 Black Berkey Purification Elements (in upper chamber).
System includes upper and lower stainless steel chambers, 2 Black Berkey Purification Elements (expandable to 4 or 6), 1 stainless steel lid, 2 washers, 2 wingnuts, 4 blocking plugs, 1 priming button,1 spigot, 1 rubber gasket to protect the base.
When in use the Height is 26″, Diameter is 10″ and weighs only 10lbs when empty.
For normal everyday use, this system easily serves: 4-8 people
Maximum Filtration Flow Rate:
- Configured with 2 Black Berkey Purification Elements, the Imperial Berkey system can produce up to 5.5 gallons (20.8 liters) of purified water per hour
- Configured with 6 Black Berkey Purification Elements, the Imperial Berkey system can produce up to 16.5 gallons (62.5 liters) of purified water per hour.
Flow rate calculated with upper chamber full to top. Flow rate decreases as water level declines.
Up to 6 PF-2 Fluoride and Arsenic Reduction Filters can be installed in the lower chamber if desired.
Fully configured, this system can serve up to 200-400 people a day, during an emergency.