If you do a lot of knife work, a cut resistant glove is an excellent way to protect your hands and fingers.
Made with 13GPE/glass fiber cores, the Kaffyad (Ansi 5) Cut Resistant Gloves are extremely light and, like most, ambidextrous. The elastic cuff provides a snug fit snugly and helps prevent buckling, puckering and bulging. Available in S/M and M/L sizes. Hand and machine washable. Drip dry. Sold individually, not in pairs.
Protection and Performance
Back-of-hand protection – No penetration
Cut protection in palm area – No penetration
Finger protection – No penetration
Puncture protection – No penetration or marking
Durability – Thin, yet they will survive heavy use
Wet – Very good
Greasy – Still good solid grip
Consistency – Wet or dry holds a good grip
Overall comfort – Very comfortable
Overall fit – Comfortable and properly snug
Dexterity – Great flexibility
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