64N, 70N, 70W, 76N, 76W, 82N, 82W
(See Sizing Instructions & Diagraph Below)
The first number is the measurement of the Firefighter's index finger. The second part of the size, the letter, comes from the width of the Firefighter's hand across the knuckles. Please see the below diagraph chart from NFPA 1971-2018, Protective Ensembles for Structural Firefighting and Proximity Fire Fighting, for how to size the Firefighter's hand.
MK-1 Texas Long Cuff Now Available at Dingesfire.com
Cuff extension length 16cm from glove body edge. Cuff opening width 29cm for size 76W (LG) and will vary up/down 6mm accordingly from size to size.
Cuff material 100% Nomex woven fabric lined with 100% cotton woven fabric 300gm/sq mtr weight with flame resistant finish. Nomex belt with metal clip for tightening cuff; 5mm wide reflective tape across cuff where it meets glove body.
SQUAD-1 Extrication Gloves: Inexpensive nylon (aka cordura) vs. legendary Kevlar. SQUAD-1 is the only Extrication/Rescue Glove fully lined with 100% Kevlar - which means Less Bulk with more flexibility + flame resistance - and featuring a Kangaroo skin palm for easily the best grip wet or dry. Better Glove = Better Performance!
MK-1 Original Prototype still being worn by this burn instructor since 2016. Discolored green Kevlar indicates severe thermal exposure.
Vanguard Safety Wear Gloves - Beware of the Brush-off. Had two recent situations where departments were mislead by their existing PPE salesperson stating incorrectly that they could not offer VSW gloves. Were they being lazy, misinformed, politicized? Don't know the answer but if you are literally risking life and limb you damn well should have the opportunity to evaluate any PPE of your choice. Check our web-site for distributor list or send us a message to get in touch. You do the Work, you call the Shots!
MK-1 Cadet sizing now available with 1/2" shorter finger lengths. Accommodates users with thick/bulky hand and fingers. SM-XXXL