AIR-DEFENSE™ Swinger System With Quick-Change Cartridge

Air line filtration system and swinger gladhand combined

AIR-DEFENSE™ System with Quick-Change Cartridge

  • Debris is trapped in the Quick-Change Cartridge of the AIR-DEFENSE™ System, reducing debris entering the trailer air lines and brake valves
  • The Quick-Change Cartridge features a bypass mode which ensures full airflow at all times, even when the filter is full
  • Visual service indication: Red indicator (non-resettable) notifies mechanic or operator that it’s time to replace a dirty air filter cartridge
  • The AIR-DEFENSE™ Swinger System combines a trailer air line filtration system and gladhand into one, offering the best protection for your air lines
  • Swinger gladhands swivel 180°, keeping air lines open and kink-free during use (AIR-DEFENSE™ Swinger System)
  • When not in use, the gladhand is automatically returned to the seal, protecting the air lines (AIR-DEFENSE­™ Swinger System)
  • The AIR-DEFENSE™ Swinger System is available with the following gladhand options: straight blue/service, straight red/emergency, QWIK-E® or without a gladhand for customization.
  • Patent pending

Products

Part #
Description
12-8540
AIR-DEFENSE™ Swinger System with swinger arm, without gladhand
12-8542
AIR-DEFENSE™ Swinger System with QWIK-E®
12-8546
AIR-DEFENSE™ Swinger System with straight service/blue gladhand
12-8548
AIR-DEFENSE™ Swinger System with straight emergency/red gladhand
12-854689
AIR-DEFENSE™ Swinger System with straight anodized service/blue gladhand
12-854889
AIR-DEFENSE™ Swinger System with straight anodized emergency/red gladhand

Featured Technology

Featured Technology

WEATHER-TITE™ M2

WEATHER-TITE™ M2

The industry's only dual pole plug connection with superior corrosion protection.

Features
  • Weather-proof, unbreakable housing completely molded to the electrical cable to combat against corrosion.
  • Additional corrosion prevention with the WEATHER-TITE seal.
  • Interchangeable with any standard J3082 liftgate dual pole socket.
Why WEATHER-TITE M2?
  • Prevents moisture and contaminants from entering the socket cavity.

QCP™

QCP™

The industry's only replaceable plug cartridge for 7-Way electrical cables.

Features
  • Designed with a plug interior over-molded to the cable.
  • Glass filled nylon material to withstand tough impacts.
  • Easy to install in minutes.
  • Completely sealed to eliminate moisture intrusion.
Why QCP?
  • Quick and easy maintenance.
  • Prevents corrosion.

STA-DRY® QCMS2™

STA-DRY® QCMS2™

A revolutionary socket and plug hybrid in one, designed to eliminate corrosion.

Features
  • Locks out road contaminants, completely stopping the devastating effects of corrosion.
  • Pairs with the QCS2 boot, replacing the socket, and is rarely removed.
  • Industry’s only corrosion-free, tractor-side electrical connection.
Why STA-DRY QCMS2?
  • Minimal maintenance required on the tractor-side
  • Avoid downtime due to corrosion
Product Resources
Jul 8, 2018

AIR-DEFENSE™ SYSTEM

Jul 8, 2018

AIR-DEFENSE™ SYSTEM FLYSHEET

Mar 6, 2011

A properly sealed air line is extremely important!

Sep 23, 2016

A Properly Sealed Air Line is Extremely Important!

Jul 1, 2021

QWIK TIP VIDEO: AIR DEFENSE™ System – How to change the cartridge