Polyco Polychem Heavyweight Chemical-Resistant Red PVC Gauntlets

  • Pair of chemical-resistant red PVC gauntlets
  • Chemical-resistant gauntlets that protect against a range of chemicals
  • Highly resilient and durable, the gloves will be long lasting
  • A choice of four different arm lengths for added forearm protection
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Our Price:  £5.88
Excl. VAT. (£7.06 Inc. 20% VAT)

Polyco Polychem Heavyweight Chemical-Resistant Red PVC Gauntlets

The Polyco Polychem Heavyweight Chemical-Resistant Red PVC Gauntlets are flexible gauntlet gloves that protect against a range of chemicals, including concentrated acids, alkalis, oils and greases. The gauntlets keep hands cool and comfortable, while high abrasion resistance ensures that these gloves are a durable and long-lasting choice. 

Key Information

  • Glove Codes:
    • P43
    • P44
    • P45
    • P46
  • EN 374 - 1:2003
  • EN 374 - 2:2003
  • EN 374 - 3:2003
  • EN 388:2003: Rating: 4121
  • EN 420:2003
  • Size Range 9 - 11
  • Supplied as a pair

Resistance of the Polyco Heavyweight Red PVC Gauntlet

The Polyco Heavyweight PVC Gauntlets have been tested in accordance with EU standards to ensure high levels of performance. Please find the results below: 

EN 774

Chemical Breakthrough time in mins
Acetic Acid >120 mins
n - Heptane >60 mins
Hydrochloric acid (conc.) >480 mins
Hydrofluoric acid  48% >480 mins
Methanol  >30 mins
Nitric Acid 70% >240 mins
Sodium Hydroxide 40% >480 mins
Sulphuric Acid 30% >480 mins 
Sulphuric Acid 96% >120 mins
Sulphuric Acid 98%  >120 mins
Trichloroethylene >10 mins
Xylene >60 mins

EN 388

Property Resistance Level
Abrasion Resistance Level 4
Cut Resistance Level 1
Tear Resistance Level 2
Puncture Resistance Level 1

Uses of the Chemical-Resistant Red PVC Gauntlet 

The Polyco PVC Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets  are red PVC gauntlets that protects against a variety of chemicals including concentrated acids, alkalis, oils and greases. They feature high abrasion resistance, meaning that the gauntlets can be used across a range of industries. These industries include:

  • Chemical handling
  • Petro-chemical operations
  • Plating
  • Metal treatment
  • Oil refining
  • Waste management
  • Utility
  • Local authority
  • Engineering
  • Oil and gas
  • Chemical manufacture
  • Chemical use
  • Janitorial
  • Metal treatment

Key Features of the Polychem Heavyweight Chemical-Resistant Red PVC Gauntlets

  • Provides chemical resistance against a range of chemicals, including concentrated acids, alkalis, oils and greases
  • Fitted with a cotton interlock knitted liner to increase comfort
  • Gauntlets available with the option of four different lengths on the forearm, which gives added protection to the user
  • Excellent abrasion resistance for safety and longevity
  • Anatomical shape helps to minimise hand fatigue
  • Specially designed to keep hands cool and comfortable during use
  • Mechanical protection and durability ensured through pressure testing 
  • Available in three different hand sizes that will suit most people

Sizing of the Polyco Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets

The Polyco Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets are available in three sizes that should suit the hands of most users. Uses can also choose between four different glove lengths. 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.

Indications of Where to Measure Your Hand

Size Circumference (mm) Length (mm)
Size 9 229mm 192mm
Size 10 241mm 198mm
Size 11 254mm 204mm

As well as being available in three hand sizes, the Polychem Gauntlets are available in four lengths: 35cm, 40cm, 45cm, and 56cm. The gloves are designed to be close fitting which allows for more control in delicate or intricate situations. The gloves can also be reused, and are machine washable. 

Documentation for the Polychem Gloves

Conformity Statement Instructions for Use
Download the Conformity Statement for the Polychem Gloves Download the Instruction Manual for the Polychem Gloves

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