SHELBY FLEX-TUFF HS STRUCTURAL FIRE FIGHTING GLOVES - 5294
SHELL FEATURES: Shell is multi-dimensional (2D & 3D) pattern encompassing 2, 3 and 4 point, pinched finger construction. Snag resistant 3M reflective nail guards with underlying Kevlar Simplex. Flexor grain cow tapered Trigger Finger with Arashield grip at base. G-BLOC wrist blocking system that prevents unnecessary glove creep/shift during usage, providing a secure and responsive fit. Thumb back is Kevlar Simplex with high profile HybridShield Thermal Arrays.
LINING FEATURES: A 2 component system (driven by first responder feedback) designed and wear tested to relay excellent don and doff in both wet and dry conditions.
SHELL MATERIALS: Glove back (upper) is 3.5 oz. black split cow and DuPont Kevlar Simplex knit (lower) with high profile HybridShield Thermal Arrays on underside of the Kevlar knit. Forchetts are DuPont Kevlar Simplex knit with low profile HybridShield Thermal Arrays on underside of the Kevlar knit. Palm is 3.5 oz. Koala Gold split cow. Palm side index finger is 3.5 oz. black Flexor grain cow.
THERMAL LINING: Glove back lining is a 6.0 oz./yd., 186g/m Kevlar and Lenzing non- woven Tech Fleece with 8.0gsm web adhesive laminated to fabric. Glove palm lining is 12.5 oz. cotton Simplex.
PROTECTIVE BARRIER: GORE Crosstech Film Technology Insert with three layer Thermal Protection Zones (TPZ) applied to finger backs and back of hand compression areas. The barrier and lining system has permanent attachments that eliminate excess space between shell and linings at fingertips enhancing finger tactility and securing lining, barrier and shell.
WRIST PULL: Black cowhide 2” wide tapering to 1 ¼” and 4” in length. At the end of leather pull a carabineer loop extending ½” beyond wristlet. Model 5293 only.
THREAD: Kevlar 30/5, 12 stitches per inch.
INTERFACE DEBRIS BLOCKER: Black Split Cow, 1” width, circumferentially around glove opening. Model 5294 only.
HANGER LOOP: ¼” fire retardant leather
LABEL: Label shall be permanently attached to each glove and certifies gloves meet or exceeds the requirements of the latest edition of the NFPA 1971 Standard.
ORIGIN: Made in the U.S.A. SIZES: XXS, XS, S, M, L, XL, J