These PU palm coated gloves are made with cut resistant HPPE yarn, providing great dexterity and cut and tear strength. 4Works HX1303 provide CE cut level 3 protection based on EN 388.
Ultra high molecular weight polyethylene (sometimes abbreviated as HPPE or UHMWPE) material used for making the shells of these cut resistant gloves gives them their high cut and tear resistance, while also offering comfort due to its natural "cool" feel when at room temperature.
Ratings of 4Works HX1303 based on EN 388:
- Abrasion resistance - 4
- Blade cut resistance - 3
- Tear strength resistance - 4
- Puncture resistance - 1