Machine Shop

Machine Shops

Common Machine Shops Hazards

Find the right MCR Safety product that protects you against these common hazards.


Chemicals and Liquids

Cleaning, wiping off, and degreasing machines expose workers to harsh chemicals.  In addition, machine and metalworking fluids affect workers hands.

Common Applications

  • Finisher polishing metal
  • Laborer cleaning machines after use

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MG9648

PredaStretch™ Glove 18 Gauge Seamless Nylon Shell PVC / Nitrile Coated with Sandy Finish
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MG9756

13-Gauge Seamless Cotton / Polyester Shell MicroFinish® Nitrile Coating 12 Inch Gauntlet Cuff

5319

Nitri-Chem®,Green Nitrile, 13" Length, Flock Lined, 15 mil

Computer Controlled Panels

We’ve got featherweight and touchscreen gloves to help you operate control panels.

Common Applications

  • Operators working around electronic metalworking equipment

N9696

Ninja® Lite 18 Gauge Blue Nylon Shell PU Coated Palm and Fingertips

9178NFO

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 13 Gauge Orange Kevlar® Nitrile foam coated palm

MO100

ForceFlex™ Mechanics Gloves, Shadow Grass® Blades® pattern Breathable back, Palm reinforced with...

Cutting Oils

Keep those hands safe from cutting oils and keep your grip with Grippaz technology.

Common Applications

  • Laborers cleaning up work areas
  • Maintenance Worker around metalworking fluids

6016O

NitriShield® with Grippaz™ Technology 6 mil Orange Nitrile 9.5 Inch Length

6016B

NitriShield® with Grippaz™ Technology 6 mil Black Nitrile 9.5 Inch Length

6018

NitriShield® with Grippaz™ Technology 8 mil Blue Nitrile 12 Inch Length

Heat, Burns and Hot Objects

Machine parts and work pieces get a little hot!  You will some nice heat protection when touching that hot drill bit next time.

Common Applications

  • Handling hot metal work pieces 

FTKV350

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 10 Gauge Kevlar® Nitrile palm and fingertips

6944

Black Jack® Gloves 14 Inch Multi-Dipped Neoprene with Foam Liner Etched Rough Finish for Better Grip

4600

MCR Safety Blue Beast® Leather Welding Work Gloves Jersey Lined Select Side Split...

PD2904

Predator™ mechanics gloves with synthetic leather palm Tire tread pattern TPR back of hand...

Impaired Vision

Working around metal exposes you to flying fragments, particles and projectiles.

Common Applications

  • Machinist machining metal
  • Milling Operator installing metal work pieces

HK310PF

HK3 Series Clear MAX6™ Anti-Fog Foam Lined Lenses Frameless Safety Glasses with Clear Non-Slip...

UD210PF

UD2 Series Safety Glasses Clear Lenses with Black Frame MAX6™ Anti-Fog Coating Fixed Closed Cell...

RP210DC

RP2 Series Black Safety Glasses with Clear Lenses MAX36™ Anti-Fog / Anti-Scratch Coating Foam...

Indoor Outdoor Transition

Going inside and outside is a nightmare for those needing clear vision inside, then dealing with outdoor glare while retrieving materials.  Max 36 Indoor/Outdoor glasses are here!

Learn More About Indoor Outdoor Transition Protection

Common Applications

  • Laborers moving materials

RP219DC

RP2 Series Black Safety Glasses with Clear Mirror Lenses MAX36™ Anti-Fog / Anti-Scratch...

RP219AF

RP2 Series Black Safety Glasses with Indoor / Outdoor Lenses AV-AF™ Anti-Fog Coated Lenses Foam...

SR119AF

Swagger® SR1 Series Black Safety Glasses with Indoor Outdoor Clear Mirror Lenses UV-AF™ Anti-Fog...

UD119

UD1 Series Safety Glasses Indoor Outdoor Clear Mirror Lenses Gun Metal Frame Color Co-Injected...

Material Handling

Transporting material onto the machine shop floor can rough up your hands. You will need gloves when unloading and transporting metal!

Learn More About Material Handling Protection

Common Applications

  • Material movers handling heavy metal parts
  • Lather Operators handling metal parts
  • Machinists handling metal components

4850K

MCR Safety Gloves For Glory Leather Welding Work Gloves, Kevlar® Lined Premium Grain Goatskin...

N9676DT

MCR Safety Cut Pro® Ninja BNF with NFT Coating 15 Gauge Dyneema® Diamond Technology 47% Greater...

90730

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 13 Gauge Dyneema® Diamond Technology Nitrile Palm Coating

92718PU

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 18 Gauge Hypermax™ Shell Polyurethane Coated Palm and Fingertips

Moving Rotary Parts

Gloves, Sleeves, Arm Guards, and Aprons are not recommended when working around moving machines and rotary parts.

Common Applications

  • Machinists operating machines

GCO

Glove / Utility Clip, 12" Nylon Strap with metal clip, Orange

UCDBB

Glove Clip / Utility Clip, Dielectric, Attaches to Belt, Color Black

UCDBO

Glove Clip / Utility Clip, Dielectric, Attaches to Belt, Color Orange

UCDO

Glove Clip, Clips on both ends, Dielectric, Color Orange

Oily Machine Parts

Metalworking fluids, coolants, cutting oils and drilling oils are commonly found around machine parts.

Common Applications

  • Industrial Mechanics working around oily metal parts

N9659

MCR Safety® Ninja FLT, FLT coated palm and fingers, 15-gauge nylon shell

N9676DT

MCR Safety Cut Pro® Ninja BNF with NFT Coating 15 Gauge Dyneema® Diamond Technology 47% Greater...

N96970

Ninja® BNF with NFT® Coating 18 Gauge nylon/spandex Coated palm and fingertips 47% Greater...

N96790

Ninja® BNF with NFT® Coating 15 Gauge Nylon / Spandex Coated Palm and Fingertips 47% Greater...

Pinch Points

Working on gears, chains and pulleys put your hands in immediate harms way.  Check out our high dexterity, high cut resistance and back-of-hand protection.

Learn More About Pinch Points Protection

Common Applications

  • CNC operators installing metalwork pieces
  • Deburring metal
  • Handling rough machined parts

UT2953

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves 13 Gauge Cut Resistant HPPE Nitrile Foam Coated Palm and...

FF2930

MCR Safety® ForceFlex® Mechanics Gloves D3O® Back of Hand and Padded Palm Two-way Spandex...

MC500

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves 10 Gauge HPPE / Synthetic Brushed Nylon Silicone Palm...

Puncture

Metal splinters, small metal chips and burrs are found all over metal.  Might be smart to wear some high rated ANSI puncture gloves. 

Common Applications

  • Grinding operators sharpening edges  
  • Punching operators handling metal burrs
  • Handling metal scrap

9687

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 10 Gauge Kevlar® Latex Palm and Fingertips

92743BP

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 13 Gauge HyperMax™ Shell Bi-polymer Coated Palm and Fingertips

PD2905A

Predator™ Mechanics Gloves Cut Resistant Work Gloves Made with Alycore™ Cut and Puncture...

UT2953

MCR Safety UltraTech® Mechanics Gloves 13 Gauge Cut Resistant HPPE Nitrile Foam Coated Palm and...

Sharp Objects

Machine shop workers deal with sharp edges on work pieces, sharp metal chips, and cutting tools.  ANSI A2 to A9 cut resistant gloves are your answer.

Learn More About Sharp Objects Protection

Common Applications

  • Miller and Milling Operator installing metal work pieces

N9878BNF

Ninja® BNF with NFT® Coating 18 Gauge Kevlar® Stretch Armor Technology 47% Greater Abrasion...
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3611DT

Leather Drivers Work Gloves Premium Grain Goatskin  Lined with DSM Dyneema® Diamond...

9178NFO

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 13 Gauge Orange Kevlar® Nitrile foam coated palm

90730

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 13 Gauge Dyneema® Diamond Technology Nitrile Palm Coating

Small and Sharp Metal Part Handling

Not every user requires an ANSI Cut A5 glove. Our Featherweight cut gloves are the answer and will give you ultimate feel and sense of touch!

Learn More About Small and Sharp Metal Part Handling Protection

92718PU

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 18 Gauge Hypermax™ Shell Polyurethane Coated Palm and Fingertips

90780

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 18 Gauge Dyneema® Diamond Technology Sandy Nitrile Palm Coating

9672DT2

MCR Safety Cut Pro® 18 Gauge Dyneema® Diamond Technology PU Palm Coating

N9878BNF

Ninja® BNF with NFT® Coating 18 Gauge Kevlar® Stretch Armor Technology 47% Greater Abrasion...

UV Radiation

Radiation from high-temperature surfaces are always a concern.  Our UV rated face shields and eyewear will keep you protected.

Learn More About UV Radiation Protection

104PF

"XO Skeleton" Headgear Clear 1 piece molded face shield MAX6™ Premium Anti-Fog Coating

LW2150G

Law® LW2 Series Welding Safety Glasses with Gray Lens Filter Shade 5.0 Dark Safety Glasses Soft...

RP2150

RP2 Series Welding Safety Glasses with Green Lenses Filter Shade 5.0 Dark Safety Glasses Foam...

Welding Sharp Objects

Welders are working around sharp metal. The perfect solution is welding and cut protection gloves.

4840K

MCR Safety Red Ram Leather Welding Work Gloves, Kevlar™ Lined Premium Grain Goatskin Leather 6 ...

4850K

MCR Safety Gloves For Glory Leather Welding Work Gloves, Kevlar® Lined Premium Grain Goatskin...

1400K

A Select Shoulder Leather Split Leather Palm Work Gloves DuPont™ Kevlar® Fiber Plaited Liner 2.5...

MU3624K

Mustang Leather Drivers Utility Work Gloves Grain Goat Double Palm Lined and Sewn with DuPont™...

Welding Sparks

Hot sparks are no match for MCR Safety's welding gear.

4850K

MCR Safety Gloves For Glory Leather Welding Work Gloves, Kevlar® Lined Premium Grain Goatskin...

104PF

"XO Skeleton" Headgear Clear 1 piece molded face shield MAX6™ Premium Anti-Fog Coating

39418

Sleeve, Limited Flammibilty 100% Treated 9 oz. Cotton, 18", Elastic Wrist

4950

MCR Safety Mustang Leather Welding Work Gloves Premium Top Grain Cowskin Leather 4.5 Inch Split...

Lack of Safety Knowledge

The saying goes, "You don't know what you don't know". Let our 360 team help you know more abut PPE.

Learn More About Lack of Safety Knowledge Protection

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Thermo Plastic Rubber (TPR)

Superior back of hand protection, the "Forgotten Zone", with Thermo Plastic Rubber (TPR). Full flexibility and range of motion derived from rubber's elasticity.

D3O®

D3O® technology delivers the highest performing impact protection to protect from hazards at work.
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Sealed Eyewear

Flying debris, dirt, dust and flying materials can impair your vision and cause hazards that can be avoided with the proper protection with sealed eyewear.

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  • Global PPE manufacturer, with operations stretching across 5 continents. 
  • Direct manufacturer of over 50% of all product, ensuring the highest level of quality. 
  • In conjunction with quality control measures resulting from direct manufacturing, our ITC Innovations Technology Center ensures another layer of testing glove quality. The ITC Lab is the only ISO 17025 accredited lab to perform ANSI/ISEA 105-2016 cut resistance, abrasion resistance, puncture resistance, and conductive heat resistance testing in North America. We offer no cost testing for users interested in knowing the quality level of current PPE being worn or for potential new products being considered.
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