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Old 02-13-2012, 08:57 PM   #1
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With all the driving that is done on this forum, I was wondering what kind of sunglasses everyone uses for those bright sunny cruising days - like there would be any other kind of day to take out your vette??

I personally prefer my Oakley FLAK JACKET XLJ.
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I have Oakley Gascans that are prescription.
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Flexon magnetic clip on sunglasses by Marcheon.
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I was using my Flak Jackets but wanted something different for the Vette. I got a pair of Persols that I wear now, similar to Steve McQueens in LeMans.
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Best driving glasses?

Would this not be subjective? Not sure there is a "right" answer.
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Polarized anything with good optics.
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Polarized anything with good optics.
I have some non-polarized serengettis, but stopped using them years ago. The only sunglasses I use are polarized and usually the best optics I can find.
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Old 02-13-2012, 09:13 PM   #8
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Doesn't polarized diminish the HUD?
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maui jims banyas all the way!
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I have prescription Oakley crosshair's.
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maui jim makes the best sunglasses period. i have the maui jim voyager sunglasses and the maui jim classic aviator
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Maui Jim or Costa del Mar. Both have superior lense technology.
Costa's if I'm going fishing, though
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I have black Ray Ban's.
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maui jim makes the best sunglasses period.
Can you post a link to the competition in which they were awarded that honor?
Thanks in advance.
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I have a pair of Maui Jims that are almost 20 years old that I keep in the Vette now.
I also have a pair of Ray Bans that I keep in the Daily Driver that are an excellent less expensive alternative.
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Maui Jim Ho'okipa Readers for me...have a 1.50 reading lens so I don't have to carry my reading glasses while I am out and about.
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Doesn't polarized diminish the HUD?
Not for me. Polarized Zeiss progressive bifocals.
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Maui Jims and you never pay over $80 at Costco. I like the metal, spring loaded frames with amber glass lenses.
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Maui Jim or Costa del Mar. Both have superior lense technology.
Costa's if I'm going fishing, though
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Ray Bans progressive bifocals, have a pair for driving and a pair for driving the golf ball.
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