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Klein Tools

ELECTRICIAN'S GLOVES

Klein Tools Electrician's Gloves are made of breathable spandex with a reinforced, slip-resistant material on the palms, fingers, and base of thumb for pulling wire and cable. Extended cuffs make the gloves easy to take on and off. Machine washable. Sizes L and XL.
¦ Price: $17. 800-553-4676. www.kleintools.com.

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Georgia Boots

FLEXIBLE BOOTS

Georgia Boot's new FLX Point leather work boots have a composite safety toe and removable soles for cushioning and flexibility. According to the maker, the boots' midsole design helps reduce wearer fatigue and stress. A waterproof version and women's sizes are also available.
¦ Price: $114. 877-795-2410. www.georgiaboot.com.

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Impacto

VIBRATION-DAMPENING GLOVES

Impacto's Blackmaxx nylon and cotton gloves feature foam and encapsulated air pockets that dampen vibration from impact and pneumatic tools without hindering flexibility, says the company. Sizes M-XL.
¦ Price: $20. 888-232-0031. www.impacto.ca.

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GearKeeper

TOOL TETHER

GearKeeper's TL1-4001 low-profile retracting tool tether provides drop protection for tools up to 25 pounds. Made of nylon webbing with a self-retracting inner coil, the tether has a retracted length of 37 to 45 inches and an extended length of 124 inches, and comes with stainless steel or aluminum carabiners.
¦ Price: $54 with stainless carabiners and $50 with aluminum. 888-588-9981. www.gearkeeper.com.

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Howard Leight

COMFORTABLE EARPLUGS

Howard Leight's Pilot earplugs insert easily and provide comfortable protection for low to medium noise ranges of 95 dB or less. According to the company, the NRR 26-rated polyurethane foam earplugs are easy to clean for reuse.
¦ Price: $1.84 each/$12.20 for 10. 800-430-5490. www.howardleight.com.

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Moab Sports

WORK GLOVES

Mad Grip Pro Palm Formula 200 gloves feature seamless cushioning to prevent blistering while providing heat and oil resistance. They have a breathable knit back and a tough material on the palms that the maker says is unusually durable. Machine washable. Unisex sizes XS-XXL.
¦ Price: $12. 800-467-3464. www.moabsports.com.

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Wolverine

WORK BOOTS

Wolverine Contour Welt 6-inch nonsafety-toe work boots have leather uppers, a mesh lining, and removable full-cushion insoles. The rubber lug outsole is slip-, oil-, and abrasion-resistant, says the company. The boots also come in a steel-toe model. ¦ Price: $135. 866-699-7369. www.wolverine.com.

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Miller

SAFETY HARNESS

Miller's new Titan-B Compliant Roof Kit full-body harness adjusts for quick fitting. Shock-absorbing lanyard and rope-grab features reduce impact on falling workers. The harness comes with a reusable stainless steel roof anchor bracket and D-ring, and a waterproof container.
¦ Price: $157 with 25-foot lifeline and $166 with 50-foot lifeline. 800-873-5242. www.millerfallprotection.com.

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Milwaukee

HEATED JACKET

Milwaukee's new heated work jacket is powered by the company's 12-volt M12 battery and features carbon-fiber heating zones in three key body areas. The four heat settings run eight hours per charge. The jacket is made of multilayered water- and wind-resistant fabric. Sizes M-;XXL.
¦ Price: $149 with battery/charger, $99 jacket only. 800-638-9582. www.milwaukeetool.com.

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TommyCo

LIGHTWEIGHT KNEEPADS

TommyCo's new lightweight GEL307 kneepads protect not only your knees but also the finished surfaces you may be working on. They're made with a gel that the company says weighs 50 percent less than most other gels. The nylon straps and webbing fasten easily with quick-release clips.
¦ Price: $15. 800-563-3723. www.kneepads.com.