[vcf-midatlantic] OT: Solar Eclipse sunglasses -- legit, better and still cheap

Dan Roganti ragooman at gmail.com
Thu Aug 17 08:22:42 EDT 2017


On Thu, Aug 17, 2017 at 7:52 AM, Dan Roganti <ragooman at gmail.com> wrote:

> This is a better option and it doesn't cost much, only $6​
> ​its not the gimmicky stuff that you see sold in stores,
> and its the same material specified for welding masks to filter the solar
> light.
> It's the same specification used by astronomers for their telescope
> equipment
> but these are welding goggles, so it's light weight and costs less,
> These are found at Harbor Freight and other places with tools
> pass it on
> https://www.harborfreight.com/welding/welding-helmets/2-
> piece-welding-goggles-set-35712.html
> <https://www.google.com/url?q=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.harborfreight.com%2Fwelding%2Fwelding-helmets%2F2-piece-welding-goggles-set-35712.html&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFQjCNFPbNNUpb5KMLVsW65ZYez-XMLOuQ>
>>
>
>
​FYI,
The ANSI Z87.1.1989 spec [American] and the ISO 12312-2​ spec
[International] are basically the same eye-wear safety spec
They both specify the same requirements for the solar filters


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