The flexible sleeve made of Twaron® (Aramid) and polyethylene 50/50% serves as protection of the forearms against blade cuts (class 4 according to EN 388). Using HPPE fibre, the sleeve acquires better protective properties against mechanical risks (blade fall).
Variants: the sleeve is made of various lengths of 10 cm, 20 cm, 35 cm, 55 cm etc., or at the customer’s request.
The sleeve can be complemented with a thumb hole and/or Velcro fastening.
Comparison of values according to EN 388
|Abrasion resistance:||Class 1 (max. 4)|
|Resistance to cutting:||Class 4 (max. 5)|
|Resistance to further tearing:||Class 3 (max. 4)|
|Puncture resistance:||Class X (max. 4)|
|Resistance to cutting TDM test:||Class C (max. F)|
Comparison of values according to EN 407
|Thermal contact resistance:||Class 1 (max. 4)|