Australia’s number one glove brand introduces the HyFlex® 11-840 featuring patent pending FORTIX™ technology allowing for increased comfort and durability. The best general purpose glove Ansell has ever produced.

Comfort

  • Form fitting design that moulds to the hand increasing tactility.
  • 20% more breathable than HyFlex® 11-800.

Durability – A longer lasting glove

  • Coating lasting 40 times on average longer than best in class competitor grey foam glove in EN 388 Martindale Abrasion testing.
  • Increased tear resistance vs competitor black and grey glove.
  • Increased puncture resistance vs grey foam competitor.

Protection

  • EN388 Cut Level 2 protection vs best in class competitor grey foam
    glove Cut Level 1.
  • Best in class EN388 – 4231.

Methanol free production

Ansell is proud of its production processes and does not use methanol in the washing of gloves – a practice commonly used by other glove manufacturers.

Using methanol in the washing of gloves puts our environment at risk and can put staff at risk during production.

Industries

  • Mining
  • Construction
  • Automotive
  • Metal fabrication
  • Warehousing and supply
  • Maintenance
  • Manufacturing
  • Transportation

Applications

  • Handling/assembly of dry and light oily parts
  • General material handling nuts and bolts
  • General mechanic
  • Warehousing
  • Maintenance/utility
  • General purpose
  • Packaging areas

* EN388 Martindale Abrasion testing to glove coating conducted by Ansell R&D, Sri Lanka 2012.

Specifications

Test Description

HyFlex
11-840

Grey Foam  Competitor

Comment

Findings

Palm Weight (grams)

21

21

FORTIX™ coating leading to  increased abrasion and fit and feel attributes.

The HyFlex® 11-840 offers tailored fit with patent pending technology FORTIX™.

Palm Thickness (mils)

1.21

1.10

Slightly thicker due to FORTIX™ form fitting.

 

Taber: 1,000 g (revs)
To Liner

3,000

500

Significant increase in
durability. Coating providing better protection.

The HyFlex® 11-840 is more
durable than grey foam
competitor.

Taber: 1,000 g (revs)
To Failure

15,000

7,800

Significant increase in durability.

 

CPPT (grams)

374

322

Slightly better CPPT due to
increased dexterity coating and liner and increased abrasion. Coating and liner advantages leading to increased directional
/\ blade cut resistance.

The HyFlex® 11-840 offers superior directional cut protection. EN388 rating of 2.

EN Blade Cut

2.90

1.90

Cut level 2 based on directional
/\ testing to EN 388-6.2.

 

Clark Stiffness (cm)

6.10

6.40

Increased dexterity and comfort.

The HyFlex® 11-840 offers superior flexibility due to form fitting coating.

EN Abrasion (cycles)
To Liner

4,500

100

FORTIX™, a 40 times more
durable coating.

The HyFlex® 11-840 coating lasts 40 times longer than grey foam competitor.

EN Tear: Horizontal
(newtons)

68

62

Increased durability.

The HyFlex® 11-840 offers higher tear ratings than grey foam competitor.

EN Tear: Vertical
(newtons)

90

72

Increased durability.

 

EN Puncture (newtons)

58

52

Increased puncture protection although still minimal but within GP glove range higher than the average.

The HyFlex® 11-840 offers better puncture protection than grey foam competitor.

More Ansell gloves

The HyFlex range also includes the general handling HyFlex 11-800 work glove with excellent protection, feel and grip for reduced hand fatigue; the HyFlex 11-801 nitrile glove for precision handling of small parts; and the HyFlex 11-624 cut-resistant work glove with abrasion resistance and strong grip.

There’s also the HyFlex 11-518, with cut protection, which has never felt so light and right; and the precision precise HyFlex 11-618 multipurpose hand protection keeping you in touch with the task at hand.

View the full HyFlex range of gloves in Ansell’s online catalogue. Click here.

Submit an enquiry or speak with an Ansell representative. Click here.

Download Ansell’s PDF product catalogue. Click here.

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