Rubber Gloves

Some articles on rubber gloves, gloves, rubber glove, glove, rubber:

Lineman (occupation) - Duties
... Some distribution-level voltages can be worked using rubber gloves ... The limit of how high a voltage can be worked using rubber gloves varies from company to company according to different safety standards (often negotiated in the union contract) and local laws ... Voltages higher than those that can be worked using gloves are worked with special sticks known as hot-line tools or hot sticks, with which power lines can be safely handled ...
Rubber Glove - Household Use
... Household rubber gloves have been used for washing dishes and cleaning in the home since the 1960s ... Many different designs of gloves have been available in a multitude of colors but traditional designs in yellow or pink with long cuffs ... While these still remain the most popular patterns today, gloves can be obtained that range from wrist-length to those that are shoulder-length ...
Rubber Glove
... A rubber glove is a glove made out of rubber ... Rubber gloves can be unsupported (rubber only) or supported (rubber coating of textile glove) ... Rubber gloves are worn during dishwashing to protect the hands from detergent and allow the use of hotter water ...

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