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What eyewear color lens do you wear?

Old 01-03-07, 02:56 AM
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What eyewear color lens do you wear?

I've been using Oakley M frames for a while. I've been using the yellow and orange iridiums for a while. Just curious what other roadies wear.
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Old 01-03-07, 03:22 AM
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yellow, i love the increase in contrast
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Old 01-03-07, 04:33 AM
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Smith Optical...they come with three lenses, dark, a rose colored set, and clear. I use all three, depending on conditions.

Lifetime warranty as well.
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Old 01-03-07, 08:05 AM
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rose tint
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Depends on the cloud cover and available light.
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Old 01-03-07, 08:12 AM
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If you're not using the other lenses, feel free to send them to the address below...
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Old 01-03-07, 08:19 AM
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I'm using specialized adapetilens they change with light,so I can wear them in any light even a rainy day,a bit$$ but you only need 1 pair.They also look cool.
 
Old 01-03-07, 08:35 AM
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Rudy Project / blue
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Okay OCPs, do you all wear cycle specific eyewear? I have an extremely light pair of Titanium Sport - Polycarbonate by Maui Jim. Are there any added benefits to using cycle specific eyewear?
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Sun= dark grey
Cloud/sun or sunny day on the mtb= orange
rainy, dark or overcast= clear
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Rudy Project's "Racing Red"

I can only use the yellow at night and overcast days.
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Old 01-03-07, 08:45 AM
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Originally Posted by giantcfr1
Rudy Project's "Racing Red"

I can only use the yellow at night and overcast days.
This is my combo as well. Racing Red for day to day, Yellow for overcast riding.

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I use Rudy's "Racing Red" almost exclusively, except for really sunny days when I use the "Laser Black" lens.
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Oakley M frame with a VR28 lens. Prior to those, I used a Maui JIm, but the lens was too small to provide adequate coverage for me.
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Yellow and Rose.
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The Smith "Rose Copper" lens is an amazing all-around tint.
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I wear yellow shooting glasses. I have other lenses for them, but find that I really don't need them.
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rudy project racing red with my Rx in them or clear with my Rx

If someone needs some grey lenses for rudy project ekynox sx shoot me a PM
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i just got the Oakley racing jackets with transition lenses. Only 1 ride so far, but they were great. They change from persimmon to dark brown, and work very well. (1/2 price on ebay makes them sweeter!)
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G30. Very rarely Black Iridiums.
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Yellow (Smith) in the Winter, Spring, Summer & Fall
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Rudy Project Wizzards with the blue lens
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Oakley polarized M frame sweep with black lens for sunny days. VR28 for cloudy days.
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native silencers... reflex polarized blue... 100% of the time
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