On March 3st 2016, Oakley will step into the prescription safety glasses market with the release of two ANSI approved frames. These two styles will carry the ANSI markings on the frame and will be available in a large selection of safety approved and stamped prescription lenses.
Long the leader in performance eyewear, the safety category has been a notable hole in Oakley Outlet Uk extensive sunglass lineup. Their initial two entries into the market will be the Detcord, which is a more standard “dual lens” style that provides great coverage in a high wrap design, and the Industrial M Frame 2.0, which is a modified version of their workhorse M Frame “shield” design. They will also be adding a third style, tentatively named Tombstone, into the safety category in early February that will feature a unique shield design that is frameless on the top and the bottom.
All three of the ANSI approved styles feature slightly futuristic, industrial design language that appears to be equal parts space age design and 3D printing with a touch of Thunderdome thrown in for good measure.
All kidding aside, Replica Oakley’s entry into the prescription safety eyewear market is possibly the biggest news in the industrial segment in quite a while. The wide variety of tints coupled with their industry leading True Digital Lens technology, will make these a go-to option for anyone looking for best-in-class prescription safety eyewear.
We are excited to see these styles in person and we hope this is just the first offering in a safety collection that continues to grow and, in the future, will also include some of their most popular casual and performance styles.