July 15th, 2012, 02:31 AM
Sunglasses for shooting?
I have a few good pairs of shades that I have tried to wear on bright days but none have really worked for me.
Anybody have ideas of good shades for shooting? Or is it best not to wear any. Any ideas appreciated!
July 15th, 2012, 03:51 AM
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July 15th, 2012, 03:54 AM
Costa Del Mar 580 green mirror
or Revo crystal in cobalt or bronze.
If good polarized glass is too pricey, then polycarb glasses can be a lot cheaper. Find something that is polarized, has a mirrored front, has an anti reflective coating if you can get it, and has amber / tan color lenses.
July 15th, 2012, 04:00 AM
Oakly makes great shades. I wore the “Minutes" both times in Iraq and they worked out great for me.
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July 15th, 2012, 03:38 PM
Keep em comming ... Anybody suggest other styles of Oakley?
July 15th, 2012, 04:02 PM
I wear Oakley , I tried on a lot of different styles until I found ones that fit really tight to my face and have a curvy lense so it doesn't interfere with my peep , I think it all depends on the style that's the factory photo but those are the ones I shoot with
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July 15th, 2012, 04:33 PM
Make sure you get a lense that dosn't block your view around your nose.
I have a pair of glasses that I have to make sure they are all the way up on my nose before shooting or else it blocks my view through my peep.
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July 15th, 2012, 09:26 PM
Oakley M Frames -- does not block your vision across your nose.
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July 20th, 2012, 02:14 AM
Ordered some m frames ... Looking forward to trying them out thanks!
July 20th, 2012, 08:20 AM
I've never had good luck with framed glasses...be it corrective or sunglasses. Frameless wrap around style give better protection and better line of sight. I came across "Natives" severally years ago while shooting trap. Polarized... full wrap...vented...interchangeabl e lenses to go from bright days to cloudy...i swap between yellow and amber all the time. Best warranty on the market hands down...even if your dog chews them into a milllion pieces...covered. Scratch a lens...covered! I wear the Hardtop xp...give them a look.
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July 20th, 2012, 08:24 AM
X2. I also have costa del mar 580 in the blue. They are too dark in any knid of shade. Stick with green or copper.
Originally Posted by Dan Zawacki
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July 20th, 2012, 08:55 AM
anybody try a set of 'under armor' shades yet?
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July 20th, 2012, 09:03 AM
Good point. Also take your sight when you try sunglasses and check that your pin colors are visible.
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July 20th, 2012, 09:15 AM
ive shot with my gascans and eyepatch 2's
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