Best Sunglasses? - Page 2 - Fly Fishing Forum
Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion Talk flyfishing with members around the world!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
  #16  
Old 02-28-2005, 10:23 PM
DEERHAAWK DEERHAAWK is offline
Active Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: EAST/WEST OREGON
Posts: 498
Get Yourself Some Cheap Sunglasses - ZZ Top

B.A.S.S Black frame wrap around.... Polarized
I get them when they go on sale at a local sports store..... about 12-14 bucks.
I get a new pair each spring to start off the season, they can take the abuse, and end up in the glove box in the late fall as a back-up.
Last time I bought a "Spendy" pair of shades, they ended up in 2 pieces after being sat on at a party, $89.- gone with the wind, phftt!

If you gotta fu...dge with your specs. or constantly worry about pinnin them back...
Thats less time fishin, and spendy ones scratch just like cheap ones....
Deerhawk
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #17  
Old 03-01-2005, 10:21 AM
Chris's Avatar
Chris Chris is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Maine and Greater New England
Posts: 536
Send a message via AIM to Chris
I bought a pair of Bolle' amber poly carb lens prescripion glasses about six years ago. My rx hasn't changed much over that period and I've found them to be a very durable pair of glasses. They are a kind of horn rimmed style with amber side shields. I haven't babied them and they have held up extremely well. No serious scratches even though they've taken a pretty good beating over the years. No cracked frame nor lense pooping out problems. I like the amber for the all around versitility they provide. Excellent vision in low light, dawn and dusk. I only need to take them off when it is actually dark when I remember I have them on.

If they break or my rx changes enough I'll replace them with a more wrapped style but for standing up to the punishment I've laid on them I'll probably stay with the Bolle's.
__________________
Chris
sacofly@gmail.com
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Fly Fishing Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sunglasses blindcurvw Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 16 01-25-2009 08:33 AM
Sunglasses bobsold Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 15 11-04-2008 10:30 AM
Need help picking sunglasses Da Weazel Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 12 01-27-2007 02:33 AM
Flats sunglasses? DaisyChain Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 23 01-07-2007 08:44 AM
sunglasses andysweet Getting Started 5 10-11-2005 04:56 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:03 PM.



Copyright Flyfishingforum.com (All Rights Reserved)