Where to get safety glasses for solar eclipse

The importance of solar eclipse glasses

Solar eclipses are rare and thrilling occurrences that no one wants to miss. This natural event offers its watchers a wonderful and unique experience. However, observing the phenomenon requires proper eye protection.

Safety measures for solar eclipse watching involve safeguarding your eyes from ultraviolet light, infrared radiation, and intense visible light emitted by the sun. If in direct contact with your eyes, you risk having serious damage that could even lead to blindness.

Our solar eclipse glasses

With the goal of providing the safety you need to witness this amazing event, RX Safety recommends wearing solar eclipse glasses. Safety glasses for solar eclipse come in various shapes and forms, so you can easily choose the one that best accommodates your wants and needs.

At RX Safety we offer two kinds of solar eclipse glasses for your protection: paper eclipse frames and shade 14 welding glasses. No matter which one you choose, you are guaranteed eye protection for an incredible view of this amazing spectacle.

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Eclipse paper frames

Paper frames for solar eclipse watching are practical and ultra-affordable. They are made of a  “Black Polymer” material that filters out 100% of harmful ultraviolet, 100% of harmful infrared, and 99.99% of intense visible light.

The main advantages of these glasses, apart from the safety they provide, is their prices. Since the frame itself is made of paper, costs are lower and the customer has access to a very affordable product. Nevertheless, it comes with the disadvantage of not being as durable as plastic frames.

Shade 14 welding glasses for solar eclipse

Originally designed for torching and brazing, welding glasses are also very effective at protecting your eyes from direct sunlight. In that sense, welding glasses with shade 14 lenses are ideal in the event of solar eclipses, as they provide the exact amount of safety and protection your eyes need.

Solar eclipse welding glasses have the advantage of being available in different shapes, such as square frames like the Solar Eclipse Glasses, Shade 14 Welding Lenses or goggles like the Solar Eclipse Glasses, Shade 14 Welding Glass Lenses. In addition, they are made of high-quality plastic frames, which makes them durable, long-lasting products. When compared to paper frames, their disadvantage is that they cost more. Still, they are available at great affordable prices, starting at $29.99.

Which solar eclipse glasses should I choose?

In the end, both paper frames for solar eclipses or shade 14 welding glasses will provide the safety you need to be able to enjoy such a beautiful event without worrying or damaging your eyes. It is important to note that regular sunglasses are not safe for this occasion, since they are not dark enough for direct sunlight.

Whether you prefer our paper or plastic solar eclipse glasses, the choice is yours. As long as you wear safety glasses for watching a solar eclipse, we’ll do the work of providing the eye protection you need, while you enjoy watching the wonder above you.

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