Thick full-grain leather second palm extends over the palm and to the second joint of your fingers to provide added protection from the heat and friction generated when fast roping. Index finger is separated for trigger finger dexterity. Also excellent for tactical and helirappel use. Carabiner hole in wrist for attaching to harness. Order one size larger if user intends to wear over a flight glove, gloves fit true to size for dextarity. Entire glove is ewn with heat resistant KEVLAR thread.