Showa 381 Lightweight Microporous Nitrile-Coated Gloves
Taking an innovative approach to safety gloves, the Showa 381 Lightweight Microporous Nitrile-Coated Gloves introduce a highly reliable hand protection option that doesn't compromise on comfort. Despite their high abrasion resistance and durable coated palms, these gloves use thin, breathable materials to maximise your dexterity and productivity when completing delicate or heavy-duty tasks.
Resistance of the Showa Nitrile-Coated Gloves
The 381 Gloves have been tested in accordance with EN 388 to determine their level of protection against physical risks. Please view the table below for the results.
Please read our guide to EN 388 for more information.
Uses of the Lightweight 381 Gloves
Due to their versatile design, these gloves are suitable for a number of applications. These include (but aren't limited to):
- Machine Operation
- General Handling
Key Features and Benefits
- Ultra-thin design with 13-gauge knit enhances dexterity
- Microporous nitrile coating enhances grip and breathability
- 0.84mm finger thickness allows for better precision
- Open-back design promotes airflow for better comfort
- Elasticated cuffs enable freedom of movement
- Anatomical fit helps to reduce hand fatigue
- Versatile construction enables use in many industries
- Ideal for use in warmer environments
- Certified under EN 388 for guaranteed protection
These ultra-thin gloves weigh in at a small 19g, and have a 13-gauge knit which allow for agile and precise hand movements. This lightweight construction is ideal for improving your ease movement, whether completing more delicate tasks or heavy-duty activities.
Additionally, the Showa Nitrile-Coated Gloves have a 0.84mm finger thickness, enabling better precision and accuracy during more tactile applications such as installations and repairs.
Multi-Purpose Palm Coating
Not only do these Microporous Nitrile-Coated Gloves improve your grip and steadiness during tasks, they also promote better breathability for comfort over prolonged periods. This dual design makes the Showa 381 Gloves perfect for strenuous, challenging activities or working in warmer climates.
Designed to Keep Hands Energised
With an anatomical fit, these gloves help to minimise hand fatigue over longer periods by conforming to the shape of your hand. This way, you can work more efficiently without the feeling of the gloves weighing you down.
To find the right size for you, measure the length and circumference of your hand, as shown in the diagram below. Then, consult the table below to choose the correct size for you.
|Palm Circumference (mm)
|Hand Length (mm)
- Microporous Nitrile (coating)
- Engineered Yarn