HexArmor Helix 2082 Cut Resistant Arc Flash Gloves 60614
There are a broad range of dangers and safety risks that workers must be protected against in industrial work environments like oil refineries, transportation and metal working facilities. Fortify your workers with the HexArmor Helix 2082 Cut Resistant Arc Flash Gloves, a pair of highly cut-resistant gloves blended from aramid, wool and nitrile to provide extensive heat protection, as well as some resistance to arc flash energy.
The product code for these gloves is 60614
- 1 x Pair of HexArmor gloves
Physical Resistance of the HexArmor Arc Flash Gloves
The HexArmor Arc Flash Gloves have been tested to EN 388, which is the European standard for gauging how effectively a glove protects your hands against mechanical risks. Please check the table below to find out the results for these gloves.
|Property ||Resistance Level |
|Abrasion Resistance ||Level 3 |
|Cut Resistance ||X |
|Tear Resistance ||Level 4 |
|Puncture Resistance ||Level 3 |
|Blade Cut Resistance ||Level D |
Heat Resistance Of the HexArmor Arc gloves
The HexArmor Arc Gloves have been tested to EN 407, which is the European standard for gauging how effective a glove can protect against thermal risks like heat and fire. Please check the table below to find the results for these gloves.
|Property ||Resistance Level |
|Resistance to Flammability ||Level 4 |
|Contact Heat Resistance ||Level 2 |
|Convective Heat Resistance ||Level 3 |
|Radiant Heat Resistance ||Level 1 |
|Resistance to Small Splashes of Molten Metal ||Level 2 |
|Resistance to Large Splashes of Molten Metal ||X |
What These Ratings Mean
The HexArmor Helix 2082 achieved relatively high scores in all EN 388 ratings, especially their protection against cuts and tears. With regards to their EN 407 scores, the HexArmor Arc Gloves are highly inflammable as they burn for under 2 seconds when subjected to burn tests, while they are capable of protecting against contact heat temperatures of 250°C.
Arc Flash Rating
The HexArmor Helix 2082 have also been tested in a lab to evaluate their effectiveness in protecting wearers from arc flashes. Check below to see the rating the gloves received:
- Arc Flash Level 1 Rating: Lab tested in accordance with HRC ATPV at 7.7 cal/cm2
Key Features and Benefits
- Arc Flash Protection: Aramid and wool combine for a minimal rating of protection against arc flash energy outputs of up to 7.7 cal/cm2
- Heat and Burn Proof: The Helix 2082 are designed to resist extreme contact heat temperatures of up to 250°C with a highly low rate of flammability
- Robust Cut Resistance: High level of protection against lacerations thanks to their innovative seamless construction
- Neoprene Nitrile Grip: These gloves are coated with a neoprene/nitrile blend dip, which greatly enhances wearer grip in oily and greasy conditions
Applications for the HexArmor Helix Arc Gloves
Thanks to the impressive level of industrial protection they offer, the HexArmor Helix 2082 Gloves make for useful hand protection across a broad range of dangerous applications. Some of the industries and tasks the gloves are suitable for are listed here:
- Mechanical engineering
- Automotive work
- Janitorial work
- Construction work
- Forklift drivers
- Manual handling
- Outdoor work
- Warehouse Work
How Grippy Are the HexArmor Arc Flash Gloves?
Industrial work is often completed in oily and dirty conditions, so it's essential your gloves reflect and assist in battling the elements. That's why the HexArmor Helix 2082 are coated with a generous layer of nitrile NBR rubber to provide superior gripping capabilities in wet and oily environments.
How Cut Resistant Are the HexArmor Helix 2082 Gloves?
Scoring a level D in the EN 388 ISO Blade test means that these gloves are built to resist dangerous risks of cuts and lacerations. Whether you work in metal sheet handling or an oil refinery, the Helix 2082 make a perfect fit for superior hand protection.
The HexArmor Helix 2082 Gloves are available in five different sizes. Please measure the circumference of your hand around the knuckles (excluding the thumb) with your hand open and your fingers together and the length of your hand from the tip of your middle finger to your wrist. Next, refer to the table below to find out which size will fit your hands best.
|Size ||Circumference (mm) ||Length (mm) |
|Size 7 ||178mm ||171mm |
|Size 8 ||203mm ||182mm |
|Size 9 ||229mm ||192mm |
|Size 10 ||254mm ||204mm |
Materials of the HexArmor Helix 2082 Gloves
- Material: 13 gauge aramid and wool
- Coating Material: Neoprene nitrile blend
Documentation for the Helix 2082 Arc Gloves
|Conformity Statement ||Product Sheet |
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