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Old 09-27-2013, 02:50 AM #177
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How valuable are eyes to you?

$150 is nothing compared to priceless eyesight you cannot replace.

Why I need OD8?
Short answer: You don't.

Most goggles with high OD's have low VLT's.
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Riddle me this"

The guy was wearing his laser glasses at all times- but he took a reflected his into his eye anyway--how could this happen?
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Riddle me this"

The guy was wearing his laser glasses at all times- but he took a reflected his into his eye anyway--how could this happen?
Simple enough... poor coverage from the sides, top or bottom of the goggles.

Solution... wear goggles that surround your eyes completely
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Almost a 100% correct answer-'G'

my next clue would have been another Q==when a laser strikes the correct eyeware where does the beam go?. That's easy its REFLECTED

- so- if you take what I call an 'over-the-ear-shot' from behind- it can hit the other(INSIDE) side of your glasses and if the angle is wrong it can reflect back into your eye. so just keeping your back to the beams may not be enough 100% of the time,..unless your glasses have side shields. ( and most do)

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Default Re: A Plea for EYE Safety!!

Now now Professor Hak... my answer is 100% correct. If the goggle edges are flush with the skin, there is nowhere for the beam to enter under/around the goggles in the first place

Bigger mistake that I have made, is forgetting to swap goggles, between using 445 and 650 sets

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I will admit to having made that mistake too Infin. I felt like the worlds biggest idiot and admit it here to warn others.

Resize those pics please! Should not have to side scroll a 25" monitor. Bigger is not better here anyways as I'm not interested in counting the individual grain spots in the pic
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Almost a 100% correct answer-'G'

my next clue would have been another Q==when a laser strikes the correct eyeware where does the beam go?. That's easy its REFLECTED
I think you mean absorbed.
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Now now Professor Hak... my answer is 100% correct. If the goggle edges are flush with the skin, there is nowhere for the beam to enter under/around the goggles in the first place

Bigger mistake that I have made, is forgetting to swap goggles, between using 445 and 650 sets
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