Large Ball Valve Shield - 5" wide x 3" deep. Snaps to the underside
of ball valves to keep the body and handle cool to the touch. These
clip directly to several areas of 2-piece valves to accomodate either
weldless or welded valve installs.
Please be aware that not all 3-PC ball valve castings are exactly
the same. The ones we supply have a rounded off body between the bolts
and the large clip is able to expand around it. The two bottom bolts
must be temporarily removed before clipping the shield in place.
Afterwards, install one bolt at a time. The second bolt will be tough
to put back in as the clip will provide some resistance. Push the
threaded end of the bolt towards the valve to line it up with the hole
the best you can and tap the bolt in gently with a hammer. If you get
your ball valves from another supplier, we have no idea if the shield