Your eyes are one of the most important tools you use on the job. They keep you aware of your surroundings and help you defend yourself. You can’t afford to lose their effectiveness to particles, light, wind or heat, so protect them.
Bobster Eyewear’s Ballistics Tactical Eyewear was developed to eliminate discomfort while exceeding military-grade requirements for ballistic protection. Key features include military-grade nylon construction and foam-lined frames, ensuring a comfortable, lightweight fit—critical for those patrolling shifts that extend for hours in harsh climates. They also feature scratch-resistant, interchangeable anti-fogging lenses that are easily adjusted in changing light. All lenses provide 100% UVA and UVB distortion-free protection. All Bobster Ballistics eyewear offerings exceed the Personal Protective Eyewear Standard (ANSI Z87.1-2003) and the Military’s Vo Ballistic Test requirements. Foam-lined frames create an active seal against wind and debris. Flame retardant, anti-reflective sleeves provide safety and protection. The new line features six styles, ranging from goggles to sunglasses to shooting glasses. Bobster Eyewear: 800/603-2662; www.bobster.com.
Eye Safety Systems
Eye Safety Systems’ Crossbow ballistic eyeshield offers maximum comfort and zero pressure points. The ClearZone FlowCoat technology keeps the lenses from fogging inside and prevents scratches outside. When you’re ready to switch tints, the innovative DedBolt Lens Lock pivots up for easy release, then clamps down for rock-solid retention under impact. The glasses are compliant with U.S. Federal OSHA, ANSI Z87.1, CE EN 166 and U.S. MIL-PRF-31013. The Crossbow 2X US Retail version features two complete eyeshields—one with clear lenses and one with smoke-gray lenses. The Crossbow 3LS International Retail version features one Crossbow frame with three lenses—clear, smoke gray and hi-def yellow. Eye Safety Systems: 877/726-4072; www.esseyepro.com.
5.11 Tactical’s Shear eyewear features comfortable, gloss-black frames the exceed ANSI Z87.1 safety and ANSi Z80.3 optical standards. The style was designed, manufactured and tested by Wiley X. The distortion-free lenses provide 100% UVA and UVB protection. Smoke lenses provide maximum glare reduction and work well in bright/glare conditions. T-Shell coating provides scratch resistance and also resists against cracking and crazing. The frames are built with Grilamid TR-90, a homo polyamide nylon characterized by an extremely high alternative bending-strength, low-density and high resistance to chemical and UV damage. Included with the glasses is a 5.11 SlickStick carrying case, cleaning bag and strap. 5.11 Tactical: 866/451-1726; www.511tactical.com.
Revision’s Wolfspider Tactical Goggle System streamlines size, weight and design for superior comfort, equipment compatibility and ballistic protection. Dual-material frame-technology provides high-impact protection and flexibility for comfortable, extended wearability. High-performance OcuMax coating protects against fogging and scratching. Easily interchangeable lenses are perfect for various light conditions and provide 100% UV-A-B-C protection. Revision: 800/383-6049; www.revisioneyewear.com.