Provides impact protection. Manufactured from of Material4X® synthetic leather. The material is fiber core wrapped in polyester combined with spandex fibers. The dual-layer internal fingertip construction reinforces each finger to handle extreme abrasion, while the embossed and textured index and thumb deliver grip where you need it most. Flexible Thermoplastic Rubber (TPR) creates an exoskeleton protecting the back of the hand from impact and abrasion injuries, while D3O® palm padding reacts on impact to absorb and dissipate energy through the palm of your hand.