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#12311749 - 06/26/17 10:27 AM OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES
Bassalong Offline
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Registered: 02/08/05
Posts: 837
Loc: Iowa
I'm needing a good pair of polarized sunglasses that will fit over my prescription bifocals. I have a cheap polarized pair purchased from Walmart, but my son and I were bed fishing and he was watching the fish pick up my lure whereas I could barely see the fish on the beds. I prefer not to have prescription sunglasses made due to cost, and think that a pair that would fit over my glasses would work. Can anyone recommend one ? Also, is there any way to look at a description in a catalog and have any idea of the degree of polarization? I have not tried clip ons thinking that they might mess up my regular glasses during an active, possibly rough riding bass fishing trip.

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#12311766 - 06/26/17 10:35 AM Re: OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES [Re: Bassalong]
Champion 221 Elite Online   happy
Extreme Angler

Registered: 10/12/09
Posts: 1062
Loc: Grand Saline, Texas
Cocoon Sunglasses.I have a pair and they work great over my prescription glasses.I purchased mine at Bass Pro Shop,but are probaby available at other places also.Their website is;cocooneyewear.com


Edited by Champion 221 Elite (06/26/17 10:41 AM)
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#12311834 - 06/26/17 11:07 AM Re: OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES [Re: Bassalong]
structure man(Guide on RC) Offline
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Registered: 10/09/06
Posts: 1028
Loc: Corsicana Texas
I have a nearly new pair in the case that have the amber lens. I don't use them and will sell for 20.00 plus shipping. I can take a pic and txt to you this afternoon. They are in like new condition only worn a few times.


Edited by structure man(Guide on RC) (06/26/17 11:07 AM)

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#12311861 - 06/26/17 11:26 AM Re: OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES [Re: Bassalong]
bronco71 Offline
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Registered: 02/05/06
Posts: 1545
Loc: Farmers Branch/Sulphur Bluff
Cocoon also, Bass Pro has different sizes (important to fit over your glasses) and shades and they have a 'test' poster to see how they work.

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#12311884 - 06/26/17 11:35 AM Re: OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES [Re: Bassalong]
aggieangler03 Online   content
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Registered: 01/02/09
Posts: 526
Loc: Mineral Wells, Texas
I know you are cost conscious and so was I but I got a pair of Oakley polarized prescription glasses and I absolutely love them. They were about $300 off glasses.com during a lense sale. Just keep watching their site and they run specials all the time. I wear them every single day.

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#12312048 - 06/26/17 01:15 PM Re: OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES [Re: Champion 221 Elite]
Marooned Offline
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Registered: 08/16/05
Posts: 1509
Loc: Fort Worth, Texas
Originally Posted By: Champion 221 Elite
Cocoon Sunglasses.I have a pair and they work great over my prescription glasses.I purchased mine at Bass Pro Shop,but are probaby available at other places also.Their website is;cocooneyewear.com

Same here; have been using the same pair for several years.
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#12312377 - 06/26/17 04:50 PM Re: OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES [Re: Bassalong]
Bryanmc57 Offline
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Registered: 05/29/12
Posts: 543
Loc: Mineola, TX
My wife has a pair of these and loves them. They are spring loaded and fit on securely and no need to wear 2 pairs of glasses.

http://cocoonseyewear.com/product-category/cocoons/clip-ons/cocoons-clip-ons/


Edited by Bryanmc57 (06/26/17 04:52 PM)

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#12312389 - 06/26/17 04:58 PM Re: OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES [Re: Bassalong]
reeltexan Offline
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Registered: 03/03/06
Posts: 2550
Loc: Ovilla, TEXAS

Likewise.
I've been using Cocoons for years now. Excellent product.

...and the lifetime warranty is real....I broke one pair - my fault - sent them in, here comes the new ones.

Great service too.
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Cut with her golden oars the silver stream,
And greedily devour the treacherous bait.
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#12312647 - 06/26/17 08:02 PM Re: OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES [Re: Bassalong]
Rayzor Offline
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Registered: 05/13/08
Posts: 5289
Loc: Magnolia, Texas
Jonathan Paul makes some good ones, too.
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#12312875 - 06/26/17 10:02 PM Re: OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES [Re: Bassalong]
Bassalong Offline
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Registered: 02/08/05
Posts: 837
Loc: Iowa
I'll probably give the Cocoons a try. Any color suggestions? I was thinking amber.

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#12312926 - 06/26/17 11:02 PM Re: OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES [Re: Bassalong]
Champion 221 Elite Online   happy
Extreme Angler

Registered: 10/12/09
Posts: 1062
Loc: Grand Saline, Texas
Mirror Green for freshwater fishing!They have a shade of amber made into this color.I think you will be very pleased.Amber lense are good,but I like the mirror green better.I have both colors.


Edited by Champion 221 Elite (06/26/17 11:04 PM)
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#12313507 - 06/27/17 12:16 PM Re: OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES [Re: Bassalong]
reeltexan Offline
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Registered: 03/03/06
Posts: 2550
Loc: Ovilla, TEXAS

I use the dark amber.

I just noticed that Academy has these too. Go there to find the ones that fit your frames.
They make many sizes.
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Cut with her golden oars the silver stream,
And greedily devour the treacherous bait.
Bill Shakespeare






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#12314103 - 06/27/17 07:31 PM Re: OVER THE GLASSES SUNGLASSES [Re: Bassalong]
Rayzor Offline
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Registered: 05/13/08
Posts: 5289
Loc: Magnolia, Texas
I have three pairs of fit-overs. One yellow pair for low light, one amber to see through water and one blue for very bright days.
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