Tail Slide Polarized Sunglasses
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MAUI JIMTail Slide Polarized Sunglasses

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Tail Slide Polarized Sunglasses

Name Value
Best Use Everyday Use
Bright Light
Bridge Length 18mm
Features Polarized
Scratch Resistant
UV Protection
Frame Color Black
Lens Height 44.5mm
Lens Color Maui Rose
Lens Width 53mm
Lens Material Super Thin Glass
Style Classic
Temple Length 145mm

Product Overview

Not for sale online in California.

This refined wayfarer style takes its name from a surfing trick, so you know it's going to look chill.

A tail slide is part of a surfing maneuver where you purposely make your fins lose their grip and your board slides across the lip of the curl. Maui Jim's Tail Slide Polarized Sunglasses won't help you with that trick, but they will protect your eyes and improve your view on the water or at the beach so you can see someone else pull it off. Their PolarizedPlus2® lens technology goes beyond shielding your eyes from glare and harmful UV to reveal and enhance the colors that define your world. With SuperThin Glass lenses you get Maui Jim's crispest optics and the best scratch and solvent resistance. Lightweight nylon frames with adjustable wire tips are durable, resist corrosion and can be adjusted for a custom fit. Nonslip, embedded rubber nose pads are included for comfort and to help keep them on your face. Although, if you want to be extra sure they don't end up falling off at an inopportune moment (like in the middle of the ocean or in the middle of securing that primo spot next to the pool), a neoprene retainer or leash (sold separately) is inexpensive insurance.

Lens Tint

Maui Rose® – this subtle rose tint is the most comfortable on your eyes and has the highest contrast for everyday variable conditions. Excellent for fast-moving sports. Best in full sunlight to overcast.


SuperThin Glass Lenses

  • Absolute crispest optics available
  • 20% thinner and lighter than standard glass lenses
  • PolarizedPlus2® technology eliminates 99.9% of glare
  • Superior precision with absolute clarity
  • Sharp contrast with great depth perception
  • Bi-Gradient mirror at the top and bottom of the lens squints for you so your eyes can relax
  • Anti-reflective surface blocks bounce-back glare from behind and eliminates eye fatigue
  • Enhance natural light instead of dimming it for exceptional color and clarity
  • Best scratch and solvent resistance
  • Waterproof and oleophobic to shed water and repel grease
  • Block 100% of all harmful UV rays
  • 95% reduction in high-energy blue light (HEV)
  • Enhance red, green and blue light waves

Nylon Frames

  • Lightweight injection-molded nylon
  • Classic wayfarer style
  • Saddle-style bridge
  • Embedded rubber nose pads
  • Adjustable wire tips
  • Spring hinge
  • 6 base curve

Key Features

  • SuperThin Glass lenses
  • Nylon frames
  • Includes case
  • Prescription ready
  • Two-year warranty


All Maui Jim sunglasses have been recommended by The Skin Cancer Foundation as an effective UV filter for the eyes and surrounding skin.


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