This rugged, durable latex glove has a unique design with thicker fingertips, to prevent snags, rips and tears. With its secure grip, Microflex® Diamond Grip® stands up to challenging jobs such as working with slippery and oily objects.
• Prevents rips and tears due to thicker fingertips than most standard latex gloves
• Delivers a secure and dependable grip for rugged work settings especially in oily environments
• Allows easy donning and a cooler, drier and more comfortable fit
• Provides excellent protection for automotive industry applications
• Analytical testing/measurements
• Assembly and inspection of oil-coated pieces
• Crime scene evaluation
• Filtration Processes
• Food and dairy processing
• Handling small parts
• Janitorial and maintenance work
• Paint and spray shops
• Picking and assembling wet or dry parts
• Protection from blood and other bodily fluids
100 gloves per box
10 boxes per carton/case
The Microflex Diamond Grip disposable, chlorinated, powder-free, standard length latex glove has textured fingers and is thicker at the fingertips. It has a palm thickness of 6.3 mils and a finger thickness of 7.9 mils, and is 9.6″ long from the tip of the middle finger to the edge of the beaded wrist cuff, which is 5.1 mils thick. It is suitable for automotive, emergency medical services, healthcare, industrial safety, laboratory, and law enforcement applications. Latex provides better elasticity than nitrile, chloroprene, or vinyl, and better puncture resistance than vinyl. The glove is textured along the length of the fingers for improved grip compared to a glove with textured fingertips. It has been washed in a diluted chlorine-based solution to help reduce tackiness, providing lower surface friction than a non-chlorinated glove and allowing quick donning in wet environments. This powder-free glove leaves no residue, helping to reduce the likelihood of spreading latex allergens and bacteria compared to a powdered glove. The color of this ambidextrous glove is off-white.
Tensile strength, measured in megapascals (MPa), is the amount of force required to rip a glove; the higher the number, the stronger the glove material. This glove has a tensile strength of 27 MPa before aging and 23 MPa after aging. Elongation measures how much a glove can be stretched before it breaks. It is expressed as a percent of the original length of the glove at the moment of breakage, and the higher the percent, the more the glove can stretch. This glove has an elongation of 750% before aging and 600% after aging. Acceptable Quality Level (AQL) is a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) quality specification for the defect rate in surgical and exam gloves. The FDA requires an AQL of 1.5 for surgical gloves and 2.5 for exam gloves. This glove has an AQL of 1.5, which means the defect level from a large sample of the gloves will not exceed 1.5%. Microflex examination gloves meet or exceed applicable standards imposed by ASTM International, formerly known as the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), and the FDA.
Disposable and limited-use gloves are used in medical, forensic, scientific, art, and industrial applications. Gloves are commonly made from flexible materials such as latex, nitrile, chloroprene, and vinyl. While most disposable gloves are designed for either hand, some can be purchased in hand-specific models. They are offered powdered or powder-free; silicone or silicone-free; chlorinated or non-chlorinated; coated or uncoated; with a standard- or extended-length cuff; sterile or non-sterile; and with textured or smooth fingers, fingertips, and palms. A glove’s abrasion, cut, and puncture resistance is defined by glove material and thickness, and may be improved with the use of certain exterior coatings. Abrasion resistance means the glove helps protect the hand from contact with rough objects. Cut resistance means the glove helps protect the hand from blades and sharp instruments. Puncture resistance means the glove helps protect the hand from pointed objects such as pins and needles. Chemical resistance means the glove helps protect the hand from certain chemicals. Chemical resistance is defined by glove material, thickness, and length, as well as the work environment and chemicals likely to be encountered. For information on the chemical resistance of this glove, consult the manufacturer’s chemical resistance guide.