Women's Gannet 580P Polarized Sunglasses
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Women's Gannet 580P Polarized Sunglasses

Name Value
Best Use Bright Light
Everyday Use
Bridge Length 18.6mm
Features Polarized
UV Protection
Impact Resistant
Scratch Resistant
Lens Height 44.2mm
Lens Width 57.9mm
Lens Material Costa 580 Plastic
Style Square
Temple Length 130mm

Product Overview

These sunglasses are equally at home if you're on the deck of a fishing boat or on shore wishing you were on the deck of a fishing boat.

Gannets are large, striking seabirds that regularly fly over 1,800 miles from New Zealand to Australia and dive with half-closed wings into the sea to catch fish. You'll probably want to adopt a more conventional way of fishing, yet spend as much time on the water as possible. Costa's Gannet Sunglasses are highly durable with medium-fit TR-90 nylon frames that are made with resin from the castor plant. This bio-based resin offers a 70% reduction in emissions over petroleum-based resin, helping to reduce the overall carbon footprint. Reflective glare and eye strain is minimized or eliminated altogether with their 100% polarized, scratch-resistant 580P polycarbonate lenses. Hydrolite nose pads and water drop-shaped epoxy fill at the temple tips will keep them securely on your face. Although, if you want to be extra sure they don't end up diving like a gannet into the sea, a neoprene retainer or leash (sold separately) is inexpensive insurance.

580P Polycarbonate Lenses

  • Polarized to eliminate reflective glare and reduce eye strain
  • Lightweight, yet durable
  • Impact resistant
  • C-Wall® scratch-resistant, smudge-free barrier
  • 100% protection from UV light
  • Absorbs harmful high-energy blue light (HEV)
  • Cuts haze and blur for greater clarity
  • Filters out harsh yellow light
  • Enhances reds, greens and blues
  • Sharp contrast with high definition

TR-90 Nylon Frames

  • Castor oil is used to make the bio-based plastic resin
  • Bio-based resin offers a 70% reduction in emissions over petroleum-based resin
  • Reduced overall carbon footprint
  • Flexible, yet tough and durable
  • Lightweight
  • Hold their shape under harsh conditions
  • Resistant to heat and cold
  • Hydrolite hypoallergenic rubber nose pads prevent slipping
  • Water drop-shaped epoxy fill at the temple tips provide a secure fit
  • Corrosion-resistant, stainless steel hinges keep their shape

Key Features

  • Women's medium fit
  • 580P polycarbonate polarized lenses
  • Heavy-duty TR-90 nylon frames
  • Includes hard case and cleaning cloth
  • Prescription ready
  • Limited lifetime warranty
 WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including nickel, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer, and bisphenol A (BPA), which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

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