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View Poll Results: What Do You Wear For Eye Protection When Riding?
Riding Glasses 430 35.89%
Safety Glasses 165 13.77%
Full Helmet With Shield 412 34.39%
Sunglasses 337 28.13%
Prescription Glasses 173 14.44%
Windshield 144 12.02%
None 10 0.83%
¾ Helmet With Face Shield 28 2.34%
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I do check for a ANSI rating however, I do want to know if I have a accident that those glasses are rated not to bust up and blind me.
Yes, my glasses are rated for safety glasses. I can also wear them at work, too.
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Wear safety rated sunglasses in the day time and a clear shield of my open face helmet. Usually buy my sunglasses at Lowe's and wear them for safety glasses anyway, running power tools, mowing, etc. Whole shelf of safety rated sunglasses at the Lowe's store........ most got the very hard to break frames on them. I have learned that even the very hard to break frames will pop if it is below freezing and you put too much pressure on them.
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Wiley X riding/sunglasses also have a pair of transitions also Wiley X. Great glasses! no probs even wearing contact lenses. been wearing them for years.
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