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[Infographic] Guide to the New ANSI and EN388 Cut Levels

by Joe Geng on February 17, 2016

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Did you hear? ISEA recently announced the arrival the new ANSI/ISEA 105-2016 Hand Protection Classification. Among the many other significant changes to the old cut testing standard, this exciting news means that, in order to increase the accuracy in test results among glove manufacturers, the way in which the level of cut resistance is assigned to a particular glove during cut testing is going to be different. Now, instead of five levels, there are now nine different ANSI cut levels. As well, changes to the old classification of the EN388 levels are also currently under review.

We’ve created the colourful infographic below to make it easier for you to understand the new cut levels for the updated ANSI and EN388 standards and their corresponding applications.

New ANSI and EN388 Cut Levels

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Download Guide to New ANSI and EN388 Cut Levels as a PDF.

 

We also invite you to watch this short video explaining the new cut levels in greater detail:


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vrose@terraprobe.ca'

This was an informative piece of information. Had no idea how everything is taken into consideration for the workers. Thank you

Reply Val Rose - April 13, 2016

    Hi Val, that’s fantastic to hear! We’re so glad to hear that you found it helpful. :) Look out for more infographics in the future!

    Reply Alex - April 14, 2016

randy.norman@amec.com'

I liked the infographic, however the print I hard to read.
It is good to see all the classifications of gloves. This definitely will make it easier to choose the right glove for a specific job.

Reply Randy Norman - April 14, 2016

    Hi Randy, thanks so much for your comment! We’re glad that you found the infographic helpful. Sorry to hear that you’re having trouble reading the font; if you click on the link to the PDF version at the bottom of this post, you have the option to increase the size. Hope this helps!

    Reply Alex - April 14, 2016

Direccion@tiemar.mx'

Hi, a need a quote please 20 par.
Cut level 5, ressist oil & grasses.

Please, fob bordes Texas, sorru my english is not good.

Thanks

Reply Mauro - June 30, 2016

    Hi Mauro, thanks for your comment! For all product inquiries, please contact our Business Development directly, either by phone at (888) 428-1210 or by email at business.development@superiorglove.com. They will be more than happy to help you :)

    Reply Alex - July 4, 2016

giothe1gt@gmail.com'

Hi
Is any of your gloves good to use for spearfishing??

Thanks

Reply George Theodoridis - October 8, 2017

    Hi George, What specifically are you looking to protect against? Is it abrasion mostly or are you more concerned about cut/puncture?

    Reply Joe Geng - October 10, 2017



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