MaxiFlex Active Coated Gloves 34-824 (Pack of 12 Pairs)
The MaxiFlex Active Coated Gloves 34-824 (Pack of 12 Pairs) are fantastic all-round manual handling gloves and are especially beneficial for those with dry or irritation prone skin. Featuring an ultra-thin design, they offer exceptional levels of dexterity and touch sensitivity yet have double the mechanical resistance of most standard nitrile foam gloves. To enhance comfort and productivity, the gloves are breathable and release soothing aloe vera and vitamin E.
In your purchase, you'll receive 12 pairs of gloves.
Which Size Do I Need?
The MaxiFlex Gloves are available in three sizes, so most users should be able to find a good fit. To determine which size will fit your best, measure the circumference of your hand around the knuckles (excluding the thumb) with your hand open and your fingers together as shown in the image below.
|Glove size ||Palm Circumference ||Palm Length |
|8 (Medium) ||203mm ||182mm |
|9 (Large) ||229mm ||192mm |
|10 (Extra Large) ||254mm ||204mm |
WHAT MAKES THE MAXIFLEX GLOVES IDEAL FOR HANDLING?
To perform well in handling applications, a pair of work gloves must offer durable protection, tactile sensitivity, dexterity and grip. Designed to meet all of this criteria, the MaxiFlex Gloves feature a number of innovative technologies that make them perfect for all forms of dry component handling.
For example, ERGOtech technology is used to produce a glove 25% thinner than most traditional foam nitrile gloves, yet which offers twice the mechanical resistance. This flexible, lightweight construction bends to a user's natural movements, therefore enabling full dexterity in the hands and fingers. This, combined with the gloves smooth, rounded fingertips allow users to retain a high level of tactile sensitivity so they can really feel and control the items they handle.
How do the Maxiflex Coated Gloves Improve Grip?
For a high level of grip, the nitrile coating of the gloves has a textured micro-cup finish, which stops objects from slipping out of a user's grasp. On top of this, their top EN 388 level of abrasion resistance means they are able to withstand friction created during manual handling applications without becoming damaged.
If these features aren't enough to convince you of their suitability for handling work, the MaxiFlex Active Gloves are also designed to pamper your skin. As you move, aloe vera and vitamin E is released, nourishing your hands and easing irritation for maximum comfort during even the toughest shifts.
WHAT TYPES OF HANDLING ARE THE MAXIFLEX GLOVES SUITABLE FOR?
The MaxiFlex Active Gloves offer high levels of comfort, dexterity and tactile sensitivity, making them ideal for a number of handling applications. Tasks they are well suited to include:
- Light handling
- Heavy-duty handling
- Precision handling
- Tactile handling
- Dry handling
- Outdoor handling
- Handling rough and coarse materials
- Handling smooth materials
- Handling small materials
WHY ARE THE MAXIFLEX GLOVES SO GOOD FOR MY SKIN?
Wearing gloves for long periods can lead to discomfort and irritation, especially in warm conditions or after demanding work sessions. With this in mind, the MaxiFlex Gloves were designed to keep hands dry, cool and comfortable. The patented nitrile they are coated with offers 360 degree breathability to prevent overheating, while a combination of aloe vera and vitamin E soothes the skin for a reduced risk of irritation.
To guarantee safe use for skin, the MaxiGloves also adhere to ATG's HandCare Programme. They are laundered before being packaged and are not exposed to any SVHC products or products that may be harmful to skin during manufacture. The Skin Health Alliance affirms their skin safe status, having rated the full ATG range 'dermatologically safe'.
What Industries and Applications Are the MaxiFlex Gloves For?
Lightweight and flexible, the MaxiFlex Active Gloves are suitable for a range of dry handling applications. Some industries and environments they are recommended for include:
- Airport Security
- Baggage handling
- Car mechanics
- Component handling
- Materials handling
Please note that this is not a definitive list of uses. The MaxiFlex Gloves can be used for almost any dry handling task, especially if users require an added level of comfort or irritation prevention.
How Do the MaxiFlex Active Gloves Protect Your Hands?
These MaxiFlex Gloves feature ERGOtech technology, which enhances durability without adding excess mass. Their ability to protect against physical risks can be demonstrated by their EN 388 scores, which is broken down into cut, abrasion, tear and puncture resistance. The EN 388 rating of the MaxiFlex Gloves is as follows:
|Hazard ||Level of Resistance |
|Abrasion Resistance ||Level 4 |
|Cut Resistance ||Level 1 |
|Tear Resistance ||Level 3 |
|Puncture Resistance ||Level 1 |
|Blade Cut Resistance ||Level A |
What Does This Mean?
These gloves have the highest possible level of abrasion resistance, and a very high level of tear resistance. They can therefore be used to handle rough or coarse materials without becoming damaged themselves. As a result, they are likely to last a long time after purchase without breaking.
How Much Grip Do These Gloves Provide
For an outstanding level of grip, the palms of these gloves are coated with nitrile material, and have a micro-cup, non-slip finish. This texturing creates traction between the coating and the items being handled, so users can keep a firm hold on them. As the coating also covers the palm side of the fingers, the gloves can also be used for dealing with small tools and components or for completing tricky precision tasks.
How Much Dexterity Will the MaxiFlex Gloves Provide?
These gloves are 25% thinner than most nitrile coated gloves to provide both dexterity and tactile sensitivity. Made from flexible nylon and Spandex, it bends easily with the movements of the hands and fingers so user dexterity is never impeded.
How Much Tactile Sensitivity Will the Active Gloves Provide?
Featuring an extra-thin design that utilises the latest in knitting technology, the gloves allow for an impressive level of touch sensitivity. They have smooth, rounded fingertips and fit closely against the hand so users are able to really feel the items they work with. This construction makes them suitable for fine and precision handling tasks.
How Comfortable Are the MaxiFlex ACTIVE Gloves
The MaxiFlex Gloves are incredibly comfortable to wear in most dry conditions. They are thin and fit snugly against the hand, bending easily with its natural range of movement. This helps prevent hand fatigue during long shifts or repetitive tasks while their ventilated design combats overheating and perspiration. Aloe and vitamin E also nourishes the skin, making them ideal for those who are prone to irritation.
How Snugly Do the MaxiFlex Gloves Fit?
The MaxiFlex Gloves are thin and fit closely against the hand for maximum dexterity and touch sensitivity. To demonstrate how thin they really are, they have a palm thickness of only 1mm, so users have total control over both small and large components. This tight fit also adds some insulating warmth for use in chilly conditions.
Do These Gloves Provide Wrist Protection?
The knitwrist partially covers the wrist to shield it from dirty surfaces. The wrist length varies depending on the size of the gloves, with Size 8 having a 65mm wrist and Size 10 having a 70mm wrist.
Can I Wash the MaxiFlex Gloves?
These gloves can be washed according to the instructions listed below, or in the PDF document provided:
- Use commercial laundry soap (do NOT use dry cleaning solutions)
- Wash in warm to medium hot water (in temperatures up to 40°C or 104°F)
- Wash for 10 minutes
- Rinse in cold water
- Repeat wash and rinse if gloves are especially dirty
- Rinse in cold water
- Tumble dry ( at a maximum temperature 60°C or 140°F)
Please note that the mechanical resistance of these gloves can be affected by washing. It is not recommended that you wash these gloves more than 3 times.
|Washing Instructions |
Key Benefits and Features of the MaxiDry Active Gloves
- AIRtech technology (patented micro-foam nitrile coating) offers 360 degree breathability
- Aloe vera and vitamin E is released to ease skin irritability
- ERGOtech technology produces a thinner than standard nitrile glove with twice the mechanical performance
- Ergonomic Fit enhances dexterity and combats hand fatigue
- Latest knitting technology produces smooth and rounded fingertips for better tactile sensitivity
- Only the soft liner rests against the skin for consistent comfort
- GRIPtech technology platform and dotted grip pattern provide a more controlled grip
- HandCare technology platform - All ingredients used in the manufacturing and construction of this product are compliant with the REACH legislation
- This glove has been laundered prior to final packaging making it clean and safe for use
- Evaluated and certified as skin safe from the second it comes into contact with skin according to the skinOeko-Tex Association
- Awarded professional dermatological accreditation following review of the scientific dossier behind this product by the Skin Health Alliance
What Materials Are These Gloves Made of?
The MaxiFlex Gloves are made of the following materials:
- Liner: Nylon, Spandex
- Coating: NBR (Nitrile Butadiene Rubber)
- Coating Texture: Micro-Foam for Controlled Grip
Can I Buy the MaxiFlex Active Gloves as a Single Pair?
For individual use or if a replacement is needed, these gloves can be purchased as a single pair. They can be found using the link below.
What Documentation Is Available?
|Conformity Statement ||Data Sheet ||Instructions for Use |
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