Portwest A501 Grey Ambi-Dex Welding Gauntlet

  • Single highly dexterous welding gauntlet
  • Well suited to welding, fabrication and foundry
  • Ambidextrous design makes welding easy
  • Cow split leather construction ensures durability


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Portwest A501 Grey Ambi-Dex Welding Gauntlet

Dexterity is key when undertaking tactical, high-risk applications such as welding, which means that the Portwest A501 Grey Ambi-Dex Welding Gauntlet provides exceptional performance. Its highly flexible design is supported by strong, all-round mechanical protection and impressive heat resistance, meaning that the gauntlet is ideal for fabrication, foundry and welding.

Key Information

  • Gauntlet Code: A501
  • EN 388:2003 Rating: 2132
  • EN 420:2003
  • EN 12477:2001
  • Size Range: One size fits most (size 10)
  • Supplied as a single gauntlet

Resistance of the Portwest A501 Grey Ambi-Dex Gauntlet

The Portwest Grey Welding Gauntlet has been tested in accordance with EU standards to ensure high levels of performance. Please find the results below:

EN 388

Property Resistance Level
Abrasion Resistance Level 2
Cut Resistance Level 1
Tear Resistance Level 3
Puncture Resistance Level 2

EN 12477

The Portwest Welding Gauntlet has been tested in accordance with EN standard EN 12477 and achieves performance level type A. This means that it provides excellent heat and mechanical resistance, but its flexibility may be compromised in tough environments.

Uses of the Portwest Grey Welding Gauntlet

Well suited to tough, hot and industrial environments, the Portwest Grey Ambi-Dex Gauntlet promises to keep the user safe across many high-risk industries. The gauntlet can also be used inside and outside, in clean and dirty conditions and in dry environments, making it extremely versatile. Some applications where the gauntlet is recommended include:

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

Key Features of the Portwest Grey Gauntlet

  • Designed to withstand high levels of heat
  • Features cow split leather that offers exceptional protection
  • Fitted with an inner cotton liner that enhances comfort
  • Ambidextrous design increases its durability
  • Impressive abrasion resistance increases glove lifespan
  • Designed to be highly flexible, ideal for tactile applications
  • Please note that the gauntlet is sold as a single gauntlet

Sizing of the Portwest A501 Ambi-Dex Welding Gauntlet

The Portwest Gauntlet is available in one size that should suit the hands of most users due to the flexible and large nature of the gauntlet. To ensure a good fit, it is recommended that you 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 before checking the table below.

Indications of Where to Measure Your Hand

Size Circumference (mm) Length (mm)
Size 10 254mm 204mm

Documentation for the Portwest Welding Gauntlet

Download the Conformity Statement for the Portwest A501

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