Best Glass Handling Gloves 2021

2 CommentsMonday, 1 March 2021  |  Sean

Here at SafetyGloves.co.uk, we sell the widest selection of Glass Handling Gloves on the market, with PPE in stock and available which covers your hands against cuts, heat, broken shards and more. We even sell cut-resistant sleeves and specially modified work gloves with extra long wrists for protecting the key areas on your hands.

With such a wide selection of gloves available, it can be difficult to find the right gloves for you. We've taken time to find the Best Glass Handling Gloves available, covering every hazard and job in the glass manufacturing and handling industry.

How to Find the Right Glass Handling Gloves for You

Below, we've separated this guide into different areas. If you know what you want the gloves for, then click on the below bullet and head on down to the perfect gloves for you. If not, scroll down and view each of the gloves in full:


Best All-Round Glass Handling Gloves

Winner: Portwest A622 Level 5 Cut-Resistant PU Coated Gloves 

Portwest A622 Level 5 Cut-Resistant PU Coated Gloves

Why We Love Them...

 Your perfect catch-all glass handling work gloves
 Combine outstanding heat-resistance with level 5 cut resistance
 PU palm provides a strong level of grip
 Impressive dexterity to ensure that you have a proper hold of glass

Perfect For...

 Providing grip while handling glass
 Handling smaller glass parts with confidence
 Working with hot glass in the manufacturing process

Editor's Verdict: The Portwest A622 Level 5 Cut Resistant Gloves use a PU, glass fibre and HPPE lining to provide superior resistance against cuts, while also offering the dexterity and grip to reduce the chances of dropping the glass that you are holding. The gloves are also heat resistance, which is ideal for handling glass in the manufacturing process.  


Best Gloves for Handling Broken Glass

Winner: Sumo Fully Coated Glove X5-FC

Sumo Fully Coated Gloves X5-FC

Why We Love Them...

 Offer outstanding protection against abrasion, cuts, tears and punctures
 Latex coating provides a superior level of grip
 Protect the hands while handling small shards of grass
 Water repellent for working outdoors

Perfect For...

 Handling small shards of glass
 Working outdoors in wetter weather
 Extended use thanks to comfortable inner lining

Editor's View: The Sumo X5-FC Gloves provide outstanding protection against abrasion, cuts, tears and punctures, making them ideal for handling small shards of glass. The gloves are dexterous and are suitable for use in wet weather, ideal for outdoors work.


Best Heat-Resistant Glass Handling Gloves

Winner: UCI Armasafe Cut Level F Heat Proof Waterproof Gloves

UCI Armasafe Cut Level F Heat Proof Waterproof Gloves

Why We Love Them...

 Designed to provide protection against temperatures of 250°C
 High flexibility and outstanding Level F cut resistance
 Longer cuff protects the wrist against sharp materials
 Ideal for use in the glass manufacturing process

Perfect For...

 Handling hot glass in the glass manufacturing process
 High dexterity ideal for handling small glass parts
Working in wet and oily conditions

Editor's Verdict: The UCI Armasafe Cut Level F Gloves are suitable for use in the glass manufacturing process, with their thick lining protection against high temperatures, cuts and water. This means that they provide a wide range of protection while handling glass.


Best Outdoor Glass Handling Gloves

Winner: Portwest AP50 Waterproof Cut-Resistant Nitrile Foam Gloves

Portwest AP50 Waterproof Cut-Resistant Nitrile Foam Gloves

Why We Love Them...

 Waterproof and durable for using in outdoor working conditions
 Level C cut resistance for handling sharp parts of glass
 Grippy nitrile foam coating provides a superior level of grip
Tough and durable gloves designed to last rigorous use

Perfect For...

 Outdoor glass handling work
 At recycling, waste management and other similar sites
 Use in wet working conditions

Editor's Verdict: The Portwest AP50 Waterproof Cut Resistant Nitrile Gloves are waterproof and cut resistant, meaning that you can handle sharp items outdoors in wet weather.  The gloves include an extremely grippy nitrile coating, making them ideal for recycling, waste management and more.


Best Glass Handling Sleeves

Winner: Portwest A689 35cm Cut-Resistant HPPE Grey Sleeves

Portwest A689 35cm Cut-Resistant HPPE Grey Sleeve

Why We Love Them...

Designed to protect your arms against sharps and more
 Use with cut-resistant gloves for complete arm protection
 Use a HPPE lining to provide superb cut protection
 Easy to fit with a simple thumb slot

Perfect For...

 Wearing with a pair of cut-resistant gloves
 Providing complete arm protection
 Ideal for a variety of glass handling tasks

Editor's Verdict: The Portwest A689 35cm Cut-Resistant HPPE Grey Sleeves are designed to provide superior protection against cuts, with your entire arm protected against sharp shards of glass. The sleeves feature a thumb slot for a secure fit, and can be worn with a pair of cut resistant gloves.


Best Glass Handling Gloves with Wrist Protection

Winner: TraffiGlove TG5150 Morphic XP Cut Level 5 Extra Long Gloves

TraffiGlove TG5150 Morphic XP Cut Level 5 Extra Long Gloves

Why We Love Them...

 Extra long cuffs protect the wrists without the need of a sleeve
 Level 5 cut resistance can protect well against cuts
 High dexterity ideal for handling small parts of glass
 Also provide wet grip for working in wet working conditions

Perfect For...

 Protecting against cuts on the wrist
 A variety of glass handling tasks
 Working in wet weather

Editor's Verdict: These TraffiGlove TG5150 Morphic XP Gloves provide level 5 cut resistance up the entire wrist, ensuring that you can handle glass with a lower level of risk. The gloves are designed to resist water, making them suitable for outdoor work.


Best Glass Handling Gloves for Fitting Windows

Winner: Ansell Hyflex 11-840 Abrasion-Resistant Gloves

Ansell HyFlex 11-840 Abrasion-Resistant Gloves

Why We Love Them

Abrasion resistant for exceptional grip outdoors
 High dexterity for precision handling tasks
 Lower cut risk for handling thicker shards of glass
 High sensitivity means an impressive level of control

Perfect For...

 Perfect for fitting windows and large piece of glass
 High dexterity for more precision tasks
 Impressive sensitivity for handling tools

Editor's Verdict: The Ansell Hyflex 11-840 Abrasion-Resistant Gloves are ideal for glass fitting, fitting windows and more, as they use an impressive level of abrasion resistance for tough grip and control, and use high sensitivity for handling tools and more. The impressive level of grip, sensitivity and flexibility, means that you won't have to worry about dropping glass.

View Our Full Glass Handling Range

We hope that this guide has given you an idea of the best glass handling gloves for you. If you haven't made a decision yet, check out our Glass Handling Gloves category for our full range.

If you have any questions or anything to add, please leave a comment below and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.


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Monday, 4 November 2019  |  10:43

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