Shield GI/R603 Rubber Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets

  • Pair of chemical-resistant gauntlets
  • Offers exceptional abrasion resistance
  • Suitable for use in high risk situations
  • Perform well when manufacturing food


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Shield GI/R603 Rubber Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets

When you're working on high-risk tasks, it's important that you use sufficient protection. While it's common to wear protective gloves, the lower arms are often left exposed. The Shield GI/R603 Rubber Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets are designed with a long cuff for excellent arm protection.

Key Information

  • Gauntlet Code: GI/R603
  • EN 388: 2003 Rating: 4131
  • EN 374-2
  • EN 374-3 Rating: 365 (AKL)
  • EC 1935: 2004
  • Available Size: Size 9.5
  • Supplied as a pair

Resistance of the Rubber Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets

The Shield GI/R603 Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets 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 1
Tear Resistance Level 3
Puncture Resistance Level 1

EN 374-3

Code Letter Chemical Resistance Level
A Methanol 3
K Sodium Hydroxide 40% 6
L Sulphuric Acid 5

EC 1935

The Rubber Gauntlets have been evaluated to gauge how suitable they are for coming into contact with food. The gauntlets have passed this test and are therefore suitable for this purpose.

Uses of the Shield GI/R603 Gauntlets

Designed to protect you against high-risk applications, the Shield GI/R603 Rubber Gauntlets are the ideal solution for a wide range of applications. This includes:

  • Assembly
  • Automotive
  • Catering
  • Chemical use
  • Construction
  • Domestic waste handling
  • Food service
  • Food handling
  • Food packaging
  • Food preparation
  • Food retailing
  • Janitor work
  • Lab work
  • Recycling work
  • Refuse collection
  • Refuse handling
  • Waste handling
  • Window cleaning

The GI/R603 Gauntlets are designated Category III gauntlets, meaning that they should be suitable for most heavy-duty tasks. They are designed to protect against detergents, oils and grease, making them ideal for a range of different hazards.

Key Features of the Rubber Chemical-Resistant Gauntlets

  • Gauntlets are made of high-quality rubber
  • Complex design for high-risk applications
  • Coated in PVC for added protection
  • Designed with a smooth finish for extra touch sensitivity
  • Cotton flock lining for increased comfort and reduced perspiration
  • Ergonomic in shape to reduce hand fatigue
  • Long cuff helps protect your arms from hazards
  • Protects against detergents, oils and grease

Sizing Information

The Shield Gauntlets are available in one size. To find out if the gauntlets will fit you, please measure the circumference of your hand around the knuckles (excluding the thumb) with your hand open and your fingers together. Next, measure 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) Minimum Length (mm)
Size 9.5 241.5mm 300mm

Safety Warning

Please note this product contains natural rubber latex, which may cause allergic reactions. This includes anaphylactic response.

Please note that, although only one gauntlet is pictured, these gauntlets are supplied as a pair.

Instructions for the GI/R603 Gauntlets

Download the Instruction Manual for the GI/R603 Gloves

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