The NXG® series offers users with options that can increase tactile sensitivity, dexterity, and abrasion resistance. This series offers a variety of palm coatings over a durable nylon or poly / cotton shells to fit your needs. The VP9696 features a 13 gauge gray nylon shell and gray polyurethane coating on the palm and fingertips. (Non-Vending Packaged option available = 9696). Offers good gripping power in wet or dry applications.