Are Pit Viper Sunglasses Z87



Are polarized pit vipers Z87?

Pit Viper’s polarized lenses feature 1.2mm impact-resistant, high index plastic. This means Pit Vipers are perfect for bright conditions that involve lots of water and snow. All of the Pit Vipers have 100% protection from UV rays. Pit Viper lenses carry a Z87+ rating against impacts, chemicals, and dust.

Do pit vipers count as safety glasses?

Pit Viper Safety Glasses are essential equipment for anyone who works around snakes. They provide protection against snake bites…

What is the difference between Z87 and Z87 +?

For eyewear to pass, the lens and frames must remain intact. But what about if there’s a “+” next to the Z87 marking? Z87+ means that the eyewear meets a higher impact standard and goes through a much tougher set of tests than Z87.

What is the ANSI Z87 1 standard?

ANSI Z87. 1 classifies eye protection as impact- or non-impact-rated. Impact-rated eye protection must pass certain high-mass and high-velocity tests, and provide eye protection from the side. Impact-rated eye protection will have a plus symbol (+). Impact-rated flat lenses, for instance, will be marked “Z87+.”

What is Z87 safety glasses?

Safety glasses and goggles that have passed impact testing required by ANSI Standard Z87. 1 are stamped “Z87.” Make sure your eye protection has this marking! “Z87+” indicates that the eyewear is even more protective, having passed more stringent high-velocity impact testing.

What do polarized sunglasses mean?

Polarized lenses have a special chemical applied to them to filter light. The chemical’s molecules are lined up specifically to block some of the light from passing through the lens. Think of it like a miniblind hanging in front of a window. Only light that passes through the blind’s openings can be seen.

Are pit vipers good for mountain biking?

I primarily use the Pit Viper 2000’s for mountain biking and I love them for that. They keep the wind (and mud and rocks and horse poop) out of my eyes, while still allowing for enough airflow that I’ve never found myself fogging them up on the trail.

Is Z87 OSHA approved?

Financial ANSI Z87. This is another popular option for safety eyewear. They meet the ANSI Z87. 1 standard for use in industrial applications, meaning they are OSHA approved.

Are pit vipers in Army regs?

This is particularly true among younger service members, the zoomer demographic that Pit Viper specifically targets. There’s only one problem with Pit Viper’s glasses: They’re out of regs. Or so every staff noncommissioned officer with a raging high and tight would have you believe.

Are pit vipers bulletproof?

What makes Pit Vipers so badass? Well, they are bulletproof. They are capable of stopping a steel pellet traveling at 7,800 inches per second.