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Old 02-19-2013, 03:46 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Yellow and a light orange are the best for low light. I agree with everyone about the versatility of the Sensor Mirror, but it is truly a jack of all master of none. On bright days I prefer a little more shade and in flat light the yellow and orange really work, while I would say that the Sensor Mirror "suffices". Not trying to hate, they are my pair with the most days on em in my bag, but as I get more to choose from....
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Old 02-19-2013, 03:57 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Any chance you have a chart? Where do the red sit?
Well, it depends on the red. Go to http://store.prolens.com/electric-eg...nses-p165.aspx and scroll down. The higher the VLT the better in low light.
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HI yellow or pink iridium for me
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Old 02-19-2013, 04:51 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Yellow and a light orange are the best for low light. I agree with everyone about the versatility of the Sensor Mirror, but it is truly a jack of all master of none. On bright days I prefer a little more shade and in flat light the yellow and orange really work, while I would say that the Sensor Mirror "suffices". Not trying to hate, they are my pair with the most days on em in my bag, but as I get more to choose from....
When we say yellow we are talking yellow/chrome right? The finish doesn't have an effect on the VLT?
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Well, it depends on the red. Go to http://store.prolens.com/electric-eg...nses-p165.aspx and scroll down. The higher the VLT the better in low light.
DAMNIT, tried to buy the yellow and it was out of stock. haha.
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as mentioned before i have smith's and i use my blue sensor at night and snowing, and gold solex for sunny bluebirddays
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DAMNIT, tried to buy the yellow and it was out of stock. haha.
You are probably better off checking around the sales and just buying a second pair of goggles.
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You are probably better off checking around the sales and just buying a second pair of goggles.
That's exactly what I did. My orange lens goggles were $40. I'm more likely to eat shit on a flat light day so if I face plant and wreck them they're not too expensive to replace!
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Looks like my local shop is carrying the yellow's for 40 bucks. So I'm gonna go swoop em tomorrow after work. I already have a back up pair so I'm covered there. I just want a low light dedicated lens because even the new sets ship usually with a bronze lens. Thanks for the assistance guys.
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I have a pair of Oakley Wisdom's with a HI Yellow lens and it works pretty well in flat light conditions. As wrathfuldeity mentions, there are some days where you can't see well no matter what you're wearing.
I use the same setup for almost every day out here in the PNW. I do keep a pair of A-Frames with a sunny day lense, but I use them about twice a season.
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