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View Poll Results: what do u wear for eye protection?
sunglass's 131 37.43%
actual safety glass's 186 53.14%
some sort of full face mask 5 1.43%
nothing 28 8.00%
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Old 04-01-2009, 11:25 PM
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The huge over the glasses kind that make me look blind. I hate them.
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Old 04-10-2009, 03:09 PM
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Great post! Everyone should wear safety glasses because you only have 2 eyes. I'm all for safety for stuff like that, and even have a couple of pairs smoke and clear, but I usually don't wear them, only because when I sweat and start dripping, they are a real pain. Not to mention the fog. I get so frustrated, I usually go without. Last weekend I got some crap in the eye while weed whackin'... So, it put an emphasis back on me to get something that works, even if I have to pay some real bucks. I just spent the last hour looking at all the safety glasses on a site mentioned a couple times in this thread. So, question I have for everyone is regarding the sweat and fog, is there anything that works? The expensive Oakleys or the cheapos? I'm a Stihl guy myself and like to hear they are popular. Must check them out, but, will they work for sweat and fog?
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Old 04-11-2009, 12:46 PM
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Originally Posted by meicher806 View Post
I wear sthil safety glasses, I have several pairs, different frames and lens colors, and they are only 12.00 a set
Same here...the Stihl glasses are dealer sells them.
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Old 04-11-2009, 09:55 PM
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I definately wear safety glasses. My dealer always has a few nicer ones for sale for around $10. ECHO and Stihl ones are actually pretty nice and are both around $10. I don't wear the expensive ones because I always eventually end up either losing them or breaking them.
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Old 04-12-2009, 04:38 PM
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Cheap safety glasses! WEAR EM! Give old pair to new hands and grab frsh pair for yourself.
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Old 04-12-2009, 06:13 PM
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Inexpensive Stihl brand safety sunglasses.
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Old 05-06-2009, 10:19 PM
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I used to wear oakleys, then I lost them. So I bought a sweet set of safety glasses.
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Old 05-06-2009, 11:13 PM
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I wear treated sunglasses, that are OSHA/ANSI approved for shatter resistance, and they have to have UVA/B protection, and wrap around pretty good, ya only get 2 eyes!
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Old 05-07-2009, 09:36 PM
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what version sthils and uvex?
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Old 05-08-2009, 12:54 AM
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I just go with a pair of good sunglasses. . . safety glasses hurt my head after a while.

What I want to know is who the one guy is who wears a full face mask? lol

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