Electrician's / Lineman's Glove Insulation Rating Chart


Source Credit = Western Safety

The chart below defines the test voltage and AC maximum use voltage for various classes of Electricials / Linemans gloves.



Chart of Insulation Ratings for Electrician's / Lineman's Gloves

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CLASS NUMBER TEST VOLTAGE AC MAXIMUM USE VOLTAGE
00 2,500V 500V
0 5,000V 1,000V
1 10,000V 7,500V
2 20,000V 17,000V
3 30,000V 26,500V
4 40,000V 36,000V


Notes:
#1. These values are for educational purposes only.
#2. It is very important that, besides verifying the class of glove used for the application are correct for the voltage exposure, the integrety of the glove insulation must be verified before each use. See manufacturer's instructions for proper applicaiton, testing and use of gloves.
#3. Whenever a manufacturer's recommendations differs from the above information, utilize manufacturer's information.
#4. The author assumes no responsibility for the application of this information.


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