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Discussion in 'Recent Oakley Purchases' started by Mikkelf, 8/16/11.

  1. Mikkelf

    Mikkelf

    Went to the optician today to pickup a lot of contactlenses for the next half year.....and came home with contactlenses....AND a new pair of Silver / Clear Black Iridium SOLFX Transitions Jawbones with a 25% discount.

    And then when I came home the mailman had delivered a little fleabay goods in the shape of a red ear- and nosepiece for my Polished Alu Radars.

    Ooops - Unexpected New Bones... - 6050199478_58f29705d9.jpg

    Ooops - Unexpected New Bones... - 6049646451_ffe3584582.jpg


    Not bad for a tuesday.....

    /Mikkel
     

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  2. Oakleynerd

    Oakleynerd Staff Member Premium Member

    this is the right way to go shopping :eek:)
    congrats!
     

  3. SpliceD

    SpliceD

    I've read mixed reviews on those transitions lenses. Some say it doesn't change fast enough/work well in varying light conditions. So if it's a partly cloudy and sunny day and the clouds come in for a few minutes at a time and then the sun comes back out, the lens won't darken fast enough.

    What's your take on it?
     

  4. Mikkelf

    Mikkelf

    I'll let you know when I have tried them mountainbiking in the forest within the next week. I have heard something like it, but mostly about the VR50 Transitions. The most important for the clear/black is to stay clear in the forestshadows nad just take the sting out of any sunny spots :eek:).

    First impressions says that I can't see any difference but is is very low light outside in denmark today (most rainy summer in a lot of years...)
     

  5. echav23

    echav23

    I have some RX transition lenses in my Juliet's and I really like them...I wear them everytime I'm out on the golf course.
     

  6. The Game

    The Game

    It depends on the weather. If you live in a humid area (like I live in FL) they don't change fast enough but up north where it's dry. They change much faster.
     

  7. SpliceD

    SpliceD


  8. Oakleynerd

    Oakleynerd Staff Member Premium Member

    SpliceD
    great link!
     

  9. Mikkelf

    Mikkelf

    Tried out my new Jawbones (although now slightly customized with a set of Retina Burn thrubolts) today on a sunny mountainbikeride at a local trail with lots of both different forestareas and open fields. The forestareas consisted of all kinds of lightsituations both very deep dark forest and younger forest with lights coming through the threes. The clear black iridium transitions worked absolutely flawless. Did not have any issues even going directly from bright light to the darkest areas. The humidity was around 65% in Denmark today.
     

  10. Oakleynerd

    Oakleynerd Staff Member Premium Member

    thank you, for sharing your experience!
     

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