Phillips Shut-Off Gladhands

Trailers | November 08, 2011

Phillips Shut-Off Gladhands for double trailers are designed to keep debris out of the air system with integrated shut-off valves and have flat seals and filter screens for added protection. The zinc die-cast surface and a bulkhead mount protect against damage from magnesium chloride, road salts and chemicals. The Shut-Off Gladhand products are color-coded: blue for service and red for emergency.

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