Ejendals Tegera 8162 Chemical and Contact Heat Protective Safety Gloves
Designed and manufactured to protect against mechanical, chemical and hot hazards, Ejendals Tegera 8162 Chemical and Contact Heat Protective Safety Gloves are some of the most diverse safety gloves on the market. Resistant to five different chemicals and the entire range of EN 388 workplace hazards, Tegera 8162 Gloves are also safe when handling material of up to 250°C.
These gloves are also available in an orange design.
- 1 x Pair of Tegera Gloves
Which Size Tegera 8162 Safety Gloves Are Right for Me?
To find your perfect size, simply measure the circumference of your palm (ignoring the thumb area) and the length of your hand as indicated in the image below. Once you have your measurements, please consult the sizing chart below to find the correct size for your hand.
|Size ||Circumference of Palm (mm) ||Length of Palm (mm) |
|Size 7 ||178mm ||171mm |
|Size 8 ||203mm ||182mm |
|Size 9 ||229mm ||192mm |
|Size 10 ||254mm ||204mm |
|Size 11 ||279mm ||215mm |
Protection Ratings and Standards for the 8162 Safety Gloves
EN 388 is a European regulation governing the sale of gloves used for safety and protection. It determines the gloves' performance when used whilst working in and around mechanical machinery by measuring abrasion, cut, tear and puncture resistance.
The EN 388 cut resistance test uses a single sharp implement to repeatedly pressure a glove in order to determine the amount of force required to cause visible and functional damage.
|Standard ||Resistance Rating |
|Abrasion Resistance ||Level 3 |
|Cut Resistance ||Level 1 |
|Tear Resistance ||Level 3 |
|Puncture Resistance ||Level 1 |
|ISO Cut Resistance ||N/A |
EN 374 is the European safety regulation that determines the chemical resistance of garments and gloves. The ratings seen below are determined by exposing the fabric to various amounts of each chemical to assess the level damage done to the fibres. Please see below for the chemicals that Ejendals Tegera 8162 Gloves are resistant to:
EN 407 covers products that are sold as flame or heat resistant. There are a wide range of tests involved to determine whether or not a product provides a suitable level of protection in high temperature situations.
|Standard ||Resistance Rating |
|Burning Resistance ||N/A |
|Contact Heat Resistance ||Level 2 (250°C) |
|Convective Heat Resistance ||N/A |
|Radiant Heat Resistance ||N/A |
|Small Splash of Molten Metal Resistance ||N/A |
|Large Splash of Molten Metal Resistance ||N/A |
Suitable Environments and Applications for Use
Please view the list below to see which environments and workplaces suit Ejendals Tegera 8162 Safety Gloves best:
Key Features and Benefits
- Contact heat resistant to material with a temperature up to 250°C
- Pre-curved fingers enhance dexterity and handling ability
- Extended cuff guards more of the arm against splashing
- Full EN 388 mechanical workplace hazard protection
- Food, food, oil and chemical resistant
- Chemically resistant to five common chemicals
- Available in four different sizes for a guaranteed perfect fit every time
How Do Ejendals Chemical and Contact Heat Resistant Gloves Protect My Hands?
Using a three-fold combination of heat, mechanical and chemical resistant, Ejendals Tegera 8162 Safety Gloves allow the user to handle harmful substances and tools without causing damage to the hand. With an extended cuff and a foundation fabric that is repellent to water and oil, these gloves are an excellent addition to any workplace wardrobe.
Water and Oil Repellent Design
Whether you work in chemical manufacturing or automotive handling, you want your gloves to be resistant to sticky, nasty substances. This is how gloves get ruined. Ejendals Tegera 8162 Chemical Safety Gloves are designed to resist sticking, making them resistant to clingy oils, food waste, dirt, chemicals and fats.
Extended Cuff Design
Designed to prevent chemical splashing damaging the skin, Ejendals Tegera 8162 Safety Gloves use an extended cuff to further shield the user against harm. Extending up the forearm, this cuff works to do what other safety gloves cannot and protect the user all the way up to their forearm.
Latex Coating Benefits
Latex is an incredibly durable, cost-efficient coating. Because of its widespread use and subsequently inexpensive nature, gloves manufactured with it are inexpensive whilst remaining high quality. Latex coated gloves tend to have a higher puncture and tear resistance than their nitrile counterparts.
Food Safe Foundation Fabric
Ejendals 8162 Safety Gloves are 100% food safe and can be used in food manufacturing and handling environments.