Blog/Glove Knowledgebase — Cold Condition Work Gloves

Waterproof Gloves, What You Need to Know

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Waterproof Gloves, What You Need to Know

When it comes to waterproof gloves, we all know how helpful this feature can be when working in conditions where there is a risk of coming on contact with water, ice, snow, or other wet substances. When it comes to purchasing waterproof gloves, we want to make sure you’re well-informed about the type of waterproof glove you’re purchasing. This week, we’re covering the four most common types of waterproofing used in work gloves. The absolute most basic type of glove waterproofing is when the exterior fabric of a work glove is sprayed with a silicone or PVC based treatment solution....

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Save Time and Money Buying Work Gloves in Bulk

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Save Time and Money Buying Work Gloves in Bulk

So many of us shop at Costco, Sam’s Club, or other stores where we can buy groceries in bulk because it saves us time and money when it comes to providing food for our families. Well, the same is true when it comes to purchasing gloves. It is cheaper and more time efficient to purchase gloves in bulk. If you need some convincing, we’ve rounded up a handful of reasons to help change your mind.   Typical Negatives of Purchasing in Bulk Do Not Apply: The main risk that arises when it comes to normal bulk shopping is that there...

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Our Top Four Best Selling Winter Work Gloves

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Our Top Four Best Selling Winter Work Gloves

With winter in full swing, we’ve rounded up some of our most popular winter work gloves for you to take a look at. And who knows, you might just find a new go to work glove! Frogwear 8490 Waterproof Glove: Not only are these gloves waterproof and insulated, but they are also chemical resistant. They are constructed from a seamless triple dipped PVC material and are 12” long. They are completed with a sandpaper grip on the palms and fingers of the glove which enhances your grip when handling slippery objects in wet or dry conditions. The brushed, seamless, terry cloth...

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Insulated Gloves: How It Works in a Glove

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Insulated Gloves: How It Works in a Glove

While there are many types of insulation, this week we’re talking specifically about thermal insulation found in work gloves. Thermal insulation is a type of insulation that helps to reduce the transfer of heat between objects by reflecting thermal radiation or reducing thermal conduction. The true function of insulation is to reduce the transfer of heat, therefore keeping heat in. There are three types of insulation. Conduction is when heat is transferred from a space of higher temperature to an area of lower temperature. Convection happens when has or liquid becomes heated and travels away from the original source. Radiation occurs...

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Our Top 5 Picks for Winter Work Gloves

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Our Top 5 Picks for Winter Work Gloves

With winter well on the way, we’ve got a round up of our favorite work gloves that are perfect for the cold weather months ahead. Take a look and pick your favorite to purchase or add to your wish list for the holidays.   Samurai CR317INT Insulated Cut Resistant Gloves These gloves are constructed to be a triple threat! They are water repellant, insulate, and cut resistant. They feature a 10-gauge terry cloth liner inside the shell of the glove, which helps to keep your hands nice and warm and dry. The shell is engineered from a Tuffalene brand shell...

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