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Old Mar 14, 2011, 08:42 PM
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No but I do have presciption glasses
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Old Mar 15, 2011, 09:10 AM
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Most sunglasses touting an ANSI rating can be used interchangeably with those marketed as safety glasses.That's why the manufacturers go to the trouble of submitting them for rating purposes.
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Old Mar 15, 2011, 09:47 AM
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I have never worn any safety eyewear when flying or setting things up on the bench. BUT, this has got me thinking though. I have several safety glasses in my car and at home since I need to wear them when passing through certain sections of buildings at work. I must have accumalated 20 pairs, so no reason to be a little extra careful at least while spooling up in my workshop to test settings.
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Old Mar 15, 2011, 09:12 PM
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I fly both airplanes and helis and never fly without my Innovation Plus safety glasses from Model Glasses USA.
hey man, thanks for the link for those !!!
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Old Mar 15, 2011, 11:34 PM
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I use msa safety glasses that have a nice pittsburgh steelers logo on them

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Old Mar 16, 2011, 12:30 AM
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I have a full body chainmaille suit I wear, although it's a little heavy.

Just in case!
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Old Mar 16, 2011, 06:34 AM
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I ware sunglasses in the summer bit I have never used safety goggles.
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