Portwest Fortis Leather Welding Gauntlets A511


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  • Perfect for all welding applications
  • Offers exceptional dexterity and grip
  • Outstanding all round heat protection
  • Price shown is per pair of gauntlets
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Brand:  Portwest
Type of resistance:  Heat
Glove Type:  Reusable
Hazard:  Heat
Level of Cut Resistance:  1

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Portwest Fortis Leather Welding Gauntlets A511

The extra long Portwest Fortis Leather Welding Gauntlets A511 provide exceptional protection for all basic welding needs, ensuring enough dexterity and comfort for tactile use. Their cow split leather design provides strong all round resistance, however outstanding EN 407 properties mean that the gauntlets are ideal in applications such as welding, metal handling and fabrication.

Mechanical Properties of the Portwest Fortis Leather Gauntlet A511

The Portwest Fortis Leather Welding Gauntlets offer excellent protection against a wide range of mechanical risks. They have been tested in accordance with EU standards to ensure a high level of performance. Please find the results below:

EN 388

Hazard Level of Resistance
Abrasion Resistance Level 3
Cut Resistance Level 1
Tear Resistance Level 3
Puncture Resistance Level 4

EN 407

Hazard Level of Resistance
Burning Behaviour Level 4
Contact Heat Level 1
Convective Heat Level 3
Radiant Heat Level 3
Small Splashes of Molten Metal Level 4
Large Splashes of Molten Metal N/A

EN 12477

The Portwest Fortis Gauntlets have been tested in accordance with EN standard EN 12477 and achieves performance level type A. This means that they provide exceptional heat resistance but flexibility may be compromised.

The Ultimate Welding Gauntlet

The Fortis Leather Gauntlets should be a number one choice for all welding applications, as they offer exceptional dexterity, grip, mechanical protection and outstanding heat resistance. They offer all of the things needed for welding but while their extra long arm ensures much needed protection, that makes them useful in other applications such as glass manufacturing and fabrication.

Features of the Portwest Fortis Leather Welding Gauntlets

  • Offers exceptional mechanical protection due to cow split leather construction
  • High all round heat protection makes gauntlets ideal for welding
  • Designed to provide excellent dexterity ideal for tactile environments
  • Extra long design ensures unrivalled protection to lower arm
  • Features outstanding abrasion resistance making gloves durable
  • High levels of grip boosts safety in high risk environments
  • Available in one size that should suit most users

Suitable for a Range of Industries

Highly suitable for a wide range of industries, the Portwest Fortis Welding Gauntlets are best suited to heavy, industrial environments such as welding, fabrication or metal handling. They can be used inside and outside, in dry and wet conditions or in dirty and clean environments. Some applications where the gauntlets are recommended include:

  • Assembly
  • Building
  • Construction
  • Engineering
  • Glass handling
  • Glass manufacture
  • Fabrication
  • Industrial
  • Landscaping
  • Local authorities
  • Machinery use
  • Materials handling
  • Maintenance
  • Metal handling
  • Metal work
  • Transportation
  • Utilities

Product Codes

The code for the Portwest Fortis Gauntlets is:

  • A511

Sizing of the Portwest Welding Gauntlets A511

The Portwest Gauntlets A511 are available in one size that should suit most users thanks to the flexible and anatomical design. However it is recommended that to ensure a perfect fit, you measure the circumference and length of your palm and match the results to the table below.

Glove Size Palm Circumference Palm Length Min. Glove Length
10 (Extra Large) 254mm 204mm 260mm

Documentation for the Portwest Leather Welding Gauntlets

Download the Conformity Statement for the Portwest A511

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