when i bought a 40 cal suit, i asked how do they rate the gloves?
Originally Posted by rick5280
burlington safety said what they provide for 40 cal protection
level is a salisbury 17kv class 2 glove with protectors.
i'm sure it'll provide protection from an atomic detonation, but the
problem is, actually *doing* much of anything while wearing them.
for most stuff other than standing there feeling protected from anything
other than chuck norris, i pretty much use 1 kv gloves with protectors.
40 cal gloves without dielectric value seems a bit pointless to me.
why would i be in something that can dispense 40 cal of flash, unless
i was working on it while energized, unless i was switching, and i don't
do that any more.
Last edited by Fulthrotl; 09-12-13 at 09:15 PM.
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