Portwest A688 Cut-Resistant Hi-Vis Gloves

  • Pair of level 4 cut-resistant high visibility gloves
  • Designed to withstand contact temperatures of up to 100°C
  • Breathable construction ensures maximum comfort during use
  • Low-lint design reduces risk of product contamination
Our Price:  £2.60
Excl. VAT. (£3.12 Inc. 20% VAT)

Portwest A688 Cut-Resistant Hi-Vis Gloves

The highly versatile Portwest A688 Cut-Resistant Hi-Vis Gloves offer exceptional cut and heat resistance, making them a top choice across a wide range of high-risk industries. With an impressive level 4 abrasion resistance and a highly dexterous but comfortable fit, these gloves are incredibly comfortable to use over extended periods of time.

Key Information

  • Glove Codes:
    • A688YERM
    • A688YERL
    • A688YERXL
    • A688YERXXL
  • EN 388:2003 Rating: 444XDX
  • EN 407:2004 Rating: X1XXXX
  • EN 420
  • Size Range: 8 - 11
  • Supplied as a pair

Resistance of the Portwest Cut-Resistant Hi-Vis HPPE Gloves

The Portwest Hi-Vis HPPE Gloves A688 have 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 4
Cut Resistance Level 4
Tear Resistance Level 4
Puncture Resistance N/A
ISO Cut Resistance Level D

EN 407

Property Resistance Level
Burning N/A
Contact Heat Level 1
Convective Heat N/A
Radiant Heat N/A
Molten Metal (Splashes) N/A
Molten Metal (Large Splashes) N/A

Uses of the Portwest A688 Cut-Resistant Gloves

The Portwest A688 Cut-Resistant Gloves perform well during highly tactile applications. They are one of the most versatile gloves available, suitable for use inside and outside, in the dark, in dry and wet conditions and in clean and dirty environments. Some applications where the gloves are recommended include:

  • Assembly
  • Automotive
  • Builders
  • Can handling
  • Ceramics
  • Construction
  • DIY
  • Engineering
  • Food handling
  • Food preparation
  • Glass handling
  • Glass manufacturing
  • Industrial
  • Light engineering
  • Local authorities
  • Machinist
  • Maintenance
  • Mechanics
  • Metal handling
  • Outdoor work
  • Packaging
  • Packing
  • Product inspection
  • Public transport
  • Scaffolding
  • Transportation
  • Utilities

Features of the Portwest A688 Gloves

  • Designed to withstand contact temperatures of up to 100°C
  • Fitted with a 13 gauge liner that provides excellent dexterity
  • Tough HPPE liner that ensures level 5 cut resistance
  • Supplied in a hi-vis colour scheme that is ideal for dimly lit environments
  • Breathable construction keeps your hands cool during use
  • Low-lint design reduces risk of product contamination
  • Tight and close fit ensures long-lasting comfort

Sizing of the Portwest A688 Cut-Resistant Hi-Vis Gloves

The Portwest A688 Cut-Resistant Hi-Vis Gloves are available in four sizes that should suit the hands of most users. 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.

Hand Sizing Chart

Size Circumference (mm) Length (mm)
Size 8 203mm 182mm
Size 9 229mm 192mm
Size 10 254mm 204mm
Size 11 279mm 215mm

Documentation for the Portwest A688 Cut-Resistant Gloves

Download the Conformity Statement

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