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What do you guys use for sunglasses?

Old 06-26-11, 11:03 PM
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What do you guys use for sunglasses?

I personally have a pair of Oakley flak jackets, however someone my lenses get scratched up REAL easy (I don't treat them hard either, if they aren't on my face they are in the sleeve) and it is a little pricey to keep replacing 100+ dollar lenses each time because they are made of butter.


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Old 06-26-11, 11:11 PM
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I have a pair of Native's that I use for everything. I have very sensitive eyes, so I need dark AND polarized.
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Old 06-26-11, 11:39 PM
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Serfas

Comfortable, durable, interchangeable lenses, cheap.

Thinking of switching my Aileron to the Sike for polarized lenses.
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Old 06-26-11, 11:48 PM
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Honestly? 5$ walmart aviators
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I run Oakley Jawbones. No other pair of glasses for me have come close.
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Old 06-26-11, 11:51 PM
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$5-10 3M safety sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection. They've held up great for two years and counting now.
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Old 06-26-11, 11:59 PM
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I've got some of these... Oakley Flakjacket XLJs...

I dunno if they're worth the $100, but they stay in place perfectly, and provide 100% coverage, which is a huge pet peeve / requirement of mine.

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Old 06-27-11, 12:59 AM
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Look on ebay for replacement lenses, or if you are buying a pair of glasses make sure there are cheap replacement lenses on Ebay.
I just look on Ebay to find glasses that match my current team kit. Only gone with Specialized Adaptalite stuff so far which is Helix black, Arc-x black, and Helix in team colors
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Old 06-27-11, 01:08 AM
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I have two pairs, some oakley radar paths and a pair of oakley split jackets.
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Old 06-27-11, 03:14 AM
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I've got a set of Polarlens S23's. Their $26 on amazon and include a soft case with 3 lenses. black, orange, and clear. Their no Oakleys, but they were cheap and I figured if i destroy the lenses, just order a whole new set.
 
Old 06-27-11, 03:19 AM
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Tifosi Tyrants (love having the interchangeable lenses)
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I've got Oakley Eye Jackets that I've been wearing every day since purchase in July 2000.
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Old 06-27-11, 05:26 AM
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I have a few pairs of tifosi and natives but since I have bought my oakley radars I don't use anything else.
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I've got Shimano Equinox ... I use the sun and photochromatic lenses all the time and the clear ones for evening rides.
Love 'em
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Ray Ban 4039p are my favorites. However have a pair of Rudy Project Zyons with light and dark lens that are nothing short of fantastic. Lp

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Old 06-27-11, 06:06 AM
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Tifosi Logics with interchangeable lenses.
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I'm in TX. The best sunglasses made (I don't claim this lightly) are Costa del mar with 580 lenses. They cost a fortune but will last me years and years. cost? 240

For the best sunglasses available, ask the guys that fish the gulf coast everyday.
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I use Oakley Jawbones when I ride, normally with vented polarized lenses. They look goofy but feel really comfortable. And they stay in place no matter how hard I ride and sweat.
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Old 06-27-11, 06:38 AM
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Originally Posted by withsriracha View Post
Tifosi Tyrants (love having the interchangeable lenses)

+1 I have the same ones.
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Old 06-27-11, 06:56 AM
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I have a pair of Dewalt polarized safety glasses that I wear, cheap, because I am hell on glasses. Used to wear Oakley M Frames with polarized lenses, but they cost way to much to for the abuse I ditch out.
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Originally Posted by I <3 Robots View Post
I run Oakley Jawbones. No other pair of glasses for me have come close.
I along with several of my friends wear Jawbones. Great vision, fit and the aero definitely deflects/keeps the sweat out of your eyes.
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I'm starting to like the Scattante line at Performance. Interchangeable lenses with good wrap around coverage for $20-40 (depending on sales). I think some of their models are actually made by Optic Nerve but sold for half the price.
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I tend to break or lose sunglasses. $10 safety glasses work for me.
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