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Apr 10, 2005

Phillips Gladhand Seal with Integrated Dust Flap Protects Against Contaminants In Air System


Phillips Gladhand Seal with Integrated Dust Flap Protects Against Contaminants In Air System

Santa Fe Springs, CA (April 11, 2005) Phillips Industries has designed a new seal with an integrated dust flap for use with their gladhands, which eliminates the need for a shutoff when trailers are stored. When not in use, a trailer’s air system can be contaminated with dust and debris entering through an unprotected gladhand. To replace the need for a shutoff, Phillips Industries worked with a major North American fleet to develop a more economical solution. The black polyurethane dust flap integrated in the gladhand seal is used with a filter screen creating a barrier which catches the debris before it enters the system. The dust flaps and filter screens are available from an authorized Phillips distributor. Please call 1-800-423-4512 to locate an authorized distributor.

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Phillips Industries is a leading supplier, innovator and manufacturer of advanced electrical and air brake interface equipment for the commercial vehicle industry. The company is a supplier to virtually every major tractor and trailer manufacturer in the U.S. and a leader in the North American parts aftermarket. Based in Santa Fe Springs, CA, Phillips Industries is QS9000 certified and has manufacturing and distribution facilities throughout the U.S. and Canada.

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