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Old 09-30-15, 01:57 AM
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alternative to Performance Bike Orion sunglasses?

Several years ago, Performance Bike discontinued their excellent "Orion" multi-lens sunglasses.
I particularly like these because the frames are fairly complete - you can press the glasses up against your face and they do a much better job than most glasses at blocking out wind and dust. I also really like the clarify of the amber/orange lenses. For the price (I think I paid $25 - $40 for them) they were a really excellent product.
Unfortunately, my two pair of these are wearing out (they lasted nearly ten years!)

Does someone know of a very comparable product - the (nearly) full frames for wind/dust blocking, similarly clear amber/orange lens option, etc, in the <= $50 price range?

thanks,
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Old 09-30-15, 02:13 AM
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bolle safety glasses,only a few bucks
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Originally Posted by pedlar View Post
bolle safety glasses,only a few bucks
Hi Pedlar,
Thanks for the suggestion. There seem to be many Bollé safety spectacles models. Are there particular models that you suggest? (e.g. the Spider seems to have the full-face frames, but there are so many that it would be great to have a more specific recommendation.
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I use Bolles' when riding my motorcycle,,,, very good
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Originally Posted by Fastfingaz View Post
I use Bolles' when riding my motorcycle,,,, very good
Thanks for the second vote for Bollé, Fastfingaz.
Which model of Bollé sunglasses do you use?
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Originally Posted by libove View Post
Thanks for the second vote for Bollé, Fastfingaz.
Which model of Bollé sunglasses do you use?
Worked for a company that gave us these for safety glasses model tracker,,,sku#40088,,,, go to Bolle-safety.com a lot of choices....
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Old 09-30-15, 08:20 AM
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Originally Posted by libove View Post
Several years ago, Performance Bike discontinued their excellent "Orion" multi-lens sunglasses.
I particularly like these because the frames are fairly complete - you can press the glasses up against your face and they do a much better job than most glasses at blocking out wind and dust. I also really like the clarify of the amber/orange lenses. For the price (I think I paid $25 - $40 for them) they were a really excellent product.
Unfortunately, my two pair of these are wearing out (they lasted nearly ten years!)

Does someone know of a very comparable product - the (nearly) full frames for wind/dust blocking, similarly clear amber/orange lens option, etc, in the <= $50 price range?

thanks,
https://www.wileyx.com/EcommSuite/Pr...SeriesCode=559

They have removable face cavity seals and are high impact resistant.
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I think that Tifosi is a brand that Performance is using that is pretty competitively priced.

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Old 11-23-15, 09:12 AM
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I finally decided to go with Scattante Mestre Scattante Mestre Multi-Lens Eyewear
It's the closest thing to the old Orion. It's not quite as snug to the face and I still think the old Orion was better, but the Mestre will do well enough for me.
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