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Portwest A540 Ultra Welding Gauntlet

Portwest A540 Ultra Welding Gauntlet

Portwest

Product Code:  A540
Brand:  Portwest


Designed for professional welders, the Ultra Welding Gauntlet uses only the best quality materials and construction. Full grain leather overlayed with split leather offers improved burn resistance. Fleece lined for protection against heat and cold. Aramid stitching for supreme durability.

  

EN 420, EN 388:2016, EN 407, EN 12477

Protective Gloves : General Requirements

EN420 : 2003 + A1 2009

This standard defines the general requirements for glove design and construction, innocuousness, cleaning instructions, electrostatic properties, sizing, dexterity, water vapour transmission and absorption along with marking and information

EN 388
Gloves giving protection from mechanical risks


Protection against mechanical hazards is expressed by a pictogram followed by four numbers (performance levels), each representing test performance against a specific hazard.

1 Resistance to abrasion
Based on the number of cycles required to abrade through the sample glove (abrasion by sandpaper under a stipulated pressure). The protection factor is then indicated on a scale from 1 to 4 depending on how many revolutions are required to make a hole in the material. The higher the number, the better the glove. See table below.

2 Blade cut resistance
Based on the number of cycles required to cut through the sample at a constant speed. The protection factor is then indicated on a scale from 1 to 4.

3 Tear resistance
Based on the amount of force required to tear the sample. 
The protection factor is then indicated on a scale from 1 to 4.

4 Puncture resistance
Based on the amount of force required to pierce the sample with a standard sized point. The protection factor is then indicated on a scale from 1 to 4.

Protective Gloves For Welders

EN 12477: 2001

This European standard specifies requirements and test methods for protective gloves for use in manual metal welding, cutting and allied processes. According to their performance, protective gloves for Welders are classified into two types.

Type A: lower dexterity (with higher other performance).

Type B: Higher dexterity (with lower other performance).

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Excellent product. Superior material and reinforced knee. Comfortable. Not baggy look like a solid trouser.


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Order came pretty quickly, product was just as advertised, very pleased will definitely be ordering again. Thankyou.


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