Long Glove Design & Materials

Product Announcement from PIERCAN USA, INC.

Long Glove Design & Materials-Image

The basic glove design for standard "long" gloves can be customized with regards to port size, glove material, thickness, length, and hand sizes.

Port Size
The standard port size is 6, 8, or 10". The port size is determined by measuring the circumference and dividing by 3.14. Ports can be round or oval.

Glove Material
Latex Technology manufactures gloves in these materials:

  • Butyl
  • Hypalon
  • Neoprene
  • Hypalon-Lead Loaded Neoprene-Hypalon
  • Polyurethane
  • Polyurethane-Hypalon
  • Hypalon-Viton
  • Natural Rubber

The glove material is chosen based on the chemical, and mechanical properties specific to each material

The standard thickness gloves is either .015" or .030" mil. The thickness of a glove is chosen based on dexterity and level of hazard. Custom thickness is available for specific applications.

The standard length is 32" +/-/ 1". Custom lengths are available depending on material and port size.

Hand Sizes
Hand sizes vary depending on material, port size and style of glove.