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How do you measure hand size?

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Measure hand size by determining the length from the tip of the middle finger to the base of the palm. You should measure your dominant hand to get an accurate size.

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  1. Measure hand length

    Place a tape at the tip of the middle finger. Stretch the tape to the end of the palm where the wrist folds. Hand size is the area between the two points of measurement.

  2. Measure hand width

    Place a tape on the fullest portion of the palm to determine hand width. Do not include the thumb when determining hand width.

  3. Convert hand size

    Determine hand size using a chart with measurements taken for width and length. A hand width of 9 inches converts to a large size on a size chart.

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