Portwest A690YE 45cm Cut-Resistant HPPE Yellow Sleeve

  • Single cut- and contact heat-resistant sleeve
  • Suitable for use in dry, wet, hot and dirty conditions
  • Fitted with a thumb hole that provides a safe and secure fit
  • Slightly longer 45cm design protects larger area of the arm


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Portwest A690YE 45cm Cut-Resistant HPPE Yellow Sleeve

Using a 45cm super tough HPPE liner, the Portwest A690YE 45cm Cut-Resistant HPPE Yellow Sleeve offers exceptional level 5 cut resistance over the majority of the forearm. Its resistance to contact heat temperatures of 100°C and comfortable but dexterous fit mean that the sleeve is well suited to industries such as fabrication, foundry and glass manufacturing.

Key Information

  • Sleeve Code: A690YE
  • EN 388:2003 Rating: 454X
  • EN 407:2004 Rating: X1XXXX
  • EN 420
  • Size Range: One universal size
  • Supplied as a single sleeve

Resistance of the Portwest A690YE 45cm Sleeve

The Portwest A690YE HPPE Yellow Sleeve 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 4
Cut Resistance Level 5
Tear Resistance Level 4
Puncture Resistance N/A

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 Met N/A

Uses of the Portwest A690YE Cut-Resistant HPPE Sleeve

Best suited to use in heavy-duty industrial environments, the Portwest 45cm Cut-Resistant Yellow Sleeve can withstand oils, dirt and fire. It is also suitable for use inside and outside, in dry and wet conditions and in clean environments. Some applications it is recommended for include:

  • Assembly
  • Automotive
  • Building
  • Can handling
  • Ceramics
  • Construction
  • Electronics
  • Engineering
  • Fabrication
  • Food handling
  • Food manufacture
  • General handling
  • Glass handling
  • Glass manufacturing
  • Industrial work
  • Local authorities
  • Machinist
  • Mechanics
  • Maintenance
  • Materials handling
  • Metal handling
  • Oil and gas
  • Outdoor work
  • Railway maintenance
  • Sheet metal handling
  • Sheet steel handling
  • Transportation
  • Utilities
  • Welding

Features of the Portwest A690YE Cut-Resistant Sleeve

  • Fitted with a 13-gauge liner that ensures the arm can move
  • Special thumb hole feature prevents movement and keeps sleeve secure
  • Fitted with an HPPE liner that offers the total level 5 cut resistance
  • Outstanding abrasion resistance means the sleeve is long-lasting
  • Designed to withstand contact temperatures of up to 100°C
  • Mid-length 45cm liner protects the majority of the arm
  • Approved as suitable for contact with food
  • Please note that the Portwest Sleeve is sold as a single sleeve

Sizing of the Portwest A690YE 45cm Cut-Resistant HPPE Yellow Sleeve

The Portwest 45cm Yellow Sleeve is available in one size that should suit most users. The length is 45cm which should protect the entire arm. However, if you require a different length, or would prefer a different colour, a full range is available on our website:

Documentation for the Portwest A690YE Sleeve

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This item will be dispatched by 1st Class Royal Mail, DPD courier or UPS courier.

The estimated delivery time for this item is usually 1-3 working days after dispatch when ordered before 14:00, Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays).

Please contact our Customer Care Team on 020 7501 0598 for an up to the minute delivery expectation for this product.

UK Delivery Charges

Certain orders delivered to the UK are subject to a delivery charge; refer to the table below for more information. Please note that all values are listed exclusive of VAT.

Order Value UK Delivery Charge
Up to £39.99 £4.95
£40.00 and over FREE

Coronavirus Update

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