Choosing the best tactical gloves for you doesn’t have to be a daunting experience. They serve many purposes and offer protection from many different hazards, from extreme heat or cold weather, dirt, etc. The best tactical gloves are built for comfort and protection using high strength and flexible materials. Since they are typically needed while shooting, it is required that they provide the best grip for your gun.
A few distinguishing categories must be made to set apart different types of tactical gloves. They are finger dexterity, price, special technology, and fire resistance. If any of these are limiting factors for you, make sure you do your homework and research the capabilities of the gloves.
A few of the larger brands out there have done well in product testing.
The Hunters Specialties spandex-lined gloves are great for cold weather environments. They have waterproof insulation, are made of breathable spandex with 80 grams of Thinsulate lining for extra warmth, dot grip, and extra-long cuffs. It’s also a very affordable glove.
If you’re looking for grip control, Radians Remington Impact/Anti Vibration glove is a great option. It features padded leather knuckle bands for extra protection, reinforced fingertips, terry cloth thumb for sweat absorption, reinforced thumb crotch, and a reinforced, gel-padded palm for extra protection and comfort.
The Blackhawk SOLAG (Special Operation Light Assault Glove) is a great option for fire-resistance. It features a fire resistant model with a dual-layer palm for water repellency and increased abrasion resistance.
There are many other brands and models, but these are just a few to highlight. Feel free to browse our glove selection here. If you need any help finding the best tactical gloves, just let us know and we will help in any way that we can!