Gardening gloves have been made over the years using leather. Leather gloves, however, have many drawbacks. Grip strength for instance often drops by 20%, lack of padding and physical changes due to storage have always been a pain to the gardener. Bionic garden gloves on the other hand boast of cutting edge technology to relieve the gardener’s pains.
Bionic garden gloves are heavily reliant on orthopedics, a fact that leather gloves often overlook. The manufacturer claims it improves the grip of arthritis patients while only reducing grip for the regular person by 10%. Worthy of note is that, reduced grip often results in fatigue of the wearer compared to gloves with a better grip like bionic. It is against this backdrop that they have seen a remarkable rise in sales volume and use.
Bionic gloves are designed to offer both comfort and efficiency to the user. The human hand structure has contours and articulating joints used in gripping. However, the contours on the palm of the hand, easily bruise and form blisters when gripping without a glove.
Heavy Anatomical padding
To solve this, the bionic glove is designed with heavy padding making the hand surface become uniformly flat, fete leather gloves cant. Flatness helps in ensuring zero blistering or bruising caused by contours. Patented anatomical padding helps in increasing comfort giving the (mattress on your hand feeling)to the hand and increasing its lifetime.
The human hand has rotation points which facilitate movements. You may be familiar with the discomfort of an inner leather glove surface rubbing against your knuckles as you clench your fist. Joints in the fingers and at knuckles are such examples. Given the movement, Bionic gloves have motion zones which offer adequate room for bending of digits and improved dexterity.
Any gardener is familiar with the sweating of palms when donning gardening gloves. This is often attributed to lack of air supply to the hand. Bionic gloves have web zones between the fingers which allow air circulation drying your hands.
Silicone Reinforced Tips
Most gloves wear out from the tips owing to its continuous use. Silicon-reinforced fingertips offer the perfect reinforcement for the glove. Being hard, it allows you to use the glove in various hard surfaces without tearing its tip.
There is no doubt that bionic gloves are slowly replacing the existing designs. In part, owing to the cutting edge technology they employ to achieve user comfort, improved grip, dexterity and being ergonomic. All these being key features to consider before purchasing a glove, Bionic gloves definitely offer value for money.