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RFI: Good wind-blocking sunglasses

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by SkaredShtles, Apr 25, 2005.

  1. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    Well,

    I'm considering retiring my Smith Moab shields and am considering my options. Requirements:

    1) Interchangable lenses (smoke, amber, clear)
    2) Very good wind blocking
    3) <$50

    Anybody have favorites? I know it's always possible to find clearance deals on glasses, so what do people like?

    -S.S.-
     
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    Pau11y Turbo Monkey

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    You'll love this: Brikos :blah:

    Got mine on closeout, but only one set of lightly smoked lenses, and the totally road weenie bug-eyed look is completely free :D
     
  3. Morryjg

    Morryjg Mr. Ho Jangles

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    Another pair of Smiths on sale. Or break the >$50 rule and get the new Specialized glasses, you will only need one set of lenses. They are photo-cromatic so there's no need for an amber, smoke, clear, etc.
     
  4. golgiaparatus

    golgiaparatus Out of my element

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    Mine are similar to... Bought with wind protection in mind.
    http://www.performancebike.com/shop/profile.cfm?SKU=15253&estore_ID=334

    Looks like they are having a sale.
     
  5. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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  6. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    The $50 rule cannot be broken. Unless they're gift sunglasses for my wife. :think:

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  7. Morryjg

    Morryjg Mr. Ho Jangles

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    So, buy them the Mrs. SS and then 'borrow' them on ride days!
     
  8. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    Naw - she's really protective of her sunglasses........... NOT. :D

    -S.S.-

    Edit: Besides - I already pulled that with the D70. She might start to catch on......
     
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    Can't you just wear the Glacier glasses???
     
  10. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    No interchangable lenses, numbnutz. :rolleyes: :D

    Oh, and they're glacier glasses.

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  11. LordOpie

    LordOpie MOTHER HEN

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    get your wife a bowling ball with your name on it.
     
  12. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    What's a "bowling ball"? :confused:

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  13. Morryjg

    Morryjg Mr. Ho Jangles

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    You must do lots of driving on glaciers then. Since that's what you always wear when you drive... :rolleyes:
     
  14. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    No - it was the capitalization I was hacking on him for. :p

    They make good sunglasses without the side shields. Although their windblocking goes *way* downhill sans shields.

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    Morryjg Mr. Ho Jangles

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    Damn grammar nazis. :nope:
     
  16. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    You did notice that I ended my sentence with a preposition, did you not? :nope: :D

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