*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.
- The Big Berkey® System comes with 4 Black Berkey® Purification 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, 4 Black Berkey® Purification Elements, 1 stainless steel lid,1 spigot, rubber gasket to protect the base, 2 wingnuts, 2 washers, and 1 priming button
- Height when in use: 19.25"
- Diameter: 8.5"
- Weight: 8 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™ Fluoride and Arsenic Filters may be installed in the lower chamber of this system if desired
Customize your Big Berkey with a Stainless Steel Stand, a Water View Spigot or Stainless Steel Spigot, and Fluoride Filters. Don't forget to grab an extra set of Black Filters to have spares!
Flow rate calculated with upper chamber full to top. Flow rate decreases as water level declines
* Shipping charges are subject to change without notice. Some conditions apply.