HexArmor Helix 2082 Cut Level D Arc Flash Safety Gloves (60614)
Arc flashes are incredibly dangerous events. Although rare, if you're not wearing the correct protection, they can be fatal. When electrostatic discharge strikes, HexArmor Helix 2082 Cut Level D Arc Flash Safety Gloves (60614) ensure that your hands stay protected against the fallout. Complete with a range of other protective ratings, HexArmor Arc Flash Gloves are a complete pair of safety gloves designed for electricians, maintenance professionals and offshore application scenarios.
- 1 x Pair of HexArmor Gloves
KEY FEATURES AND BENEFITS
- Arc Flash Protection: Aramid and wool combine for protection against arc flash energy outputs of up to 7.7 cal/cm2
- Heat and Burn Proof: 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: Coated with a neoprene/nitrile blend dip, which greatly enhances wearer grip in oily and greasy conditions
SIZING INFORMATION FOR HEXARMOR ARC FLASH GLOVES
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 (Small) ||178mm ||171mm |
|Size 8 (Medium) ||203mm ||182mm |
|Size 9 (Large) ||229mm ||192mm |
|Size 10 (Extra Large) ||254mm ||204mm |
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:
Physical Resistance of the HexArmor Arc Gloves
|Property ||Resistance Level |
|Abrasion Resistance ||Level 3 |
|Cut Resistance ||N/A |
|Tear Resistance ||Level 4 |
|Puncture Resistance ||Level 3 |
|ISO 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 ||N/A |
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.
What Is an Arc Flash Event?
An arc flash event is an electrical explosion event that occurs when a connection moves through the air, to the ground or another voltage phase in an electrical system. The fallout from this explosion can reach temperatures in excess of 20,000°C.
How Do HexArmor Arc Flash Gloves Protect You?
In the event of an arc flash, serious heat is dispersed in an instant. When worn in conjunction with a correctly coordinated arc-flash workwear outfit, HexArmor Arc Flash Gloves form a valuable piece of electrostatic discharge protective workwear. They guard against the flame, contact heat and sudden electrostatic discharge thrown out during an electrostatic discharge event.
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
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.
Impressive Cut Protection
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
Materials of the HexArmor Helix 2082 Gloves
- Material: 13 Gauge Aramid and Wool
- Coating Material: Neoprene Nitrile Blend