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#12319948 - 07/01/17 04:35 PM Costa Reps?
TexasPescado Offline
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Any Costa reps on here that can help me out with an issue I keep having with my glasses?

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#12320093 - 07/01/17 06:52 PM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: TexasPescado]
milkfisher Online   content
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Roger Bacon might be able to help.
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#12320217 - 07/01/17 08:08 PM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: TexasPescado]
5Redman8 Offline
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My rubber ear pieces continually melt off.

I have a pair ready to go in the mail Monday
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#12320485 - 07/01/17 11:30 PM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: 5Redman8]
TexasPescado Offline
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Originally Posted By: 5Redman8
My rubber ear pieces continually melt off.

I have a pair ready to go in the mail Monday


I'm just tired of sending my $250 pair of Jose's in every year to have the rubber trim re-glued. It costs $12 for their warranty processing and about $8 for shipping. I want to see about trading them for a pair of Corbina's that don't have that rubber trim piece.

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#12320725 - 07/02/17 09:29 AM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: TexasPescado]
Ken Starling Offline
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Let me email this to a couple of people.
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#12320730 - 07/02/17 09:33 AM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: TexasPescado]
5Redman8 Offline
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I'd be up for a pair without rubber but the Zanes fit my face well
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#12320774 - 07/02/17 10:14 AM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: TexasPescado]
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A lot of the newer styles do not have the rubberized parts. Reeftons, Blokes, etc.
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#12320942 - 07/02/17 01:04 PM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: Mark Perry]
5Redman8 Offline
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Originally Posted By: Mark Perry
A lot of the newer styles do not have the rubberized parts. Reeftons, Blokes, etc.


You know if any of those are for fatheads?
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#12320959 - 07/02/17 01:18 PM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: 5Redman8]
Mark Perry Offline


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Originally Posted By: 5Redman8
Originally Posted By: Mark Perry
A lot of the newer styles do not have the rubberized parts. Reeftons, Blokes, etc.


You know if any of those are for fatheads?


Reeftons are. I love mine.
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#12320971 - 07/02/17 01:28 PM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: TexasPescado]
getbent956 Offline
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Registered: 01/13/08
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Do you apply sunblock to your nose? It's one of the causes along with leaving your glasses in direct sunlight, in your vehicle on dashboard. Not saying your at fault, but if you were unaware maybe that info will help make them last longer. I recently used super glue gel on my nose piece. Worked but looks like a 2 year old did it.

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#12320979 - 07/02/17 01:34 PM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: TexasPescado]
5Redman8 Offline
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No sunblock....I wear a buff.

Always stored in the case inside my center console while put away in my truck.
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#12320986 - 07/02/17 01:44 PM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: TexasPescado]
Clark3 Offline
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Registered: 01/22/12
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Loc: Lake fork/Fort Worth, TX
You really send them back for a piece of rubber falling off? Just glue them yourself with some thread glue and it'll never fall off again.

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#12321014 - 07/02/17 02:11 PM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: Clark3]
5Redman8 Offline
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Originally Posted By: Clark3
You really send them back for a piece of rubber falling off? Just glue them yourself with some thread glue and it'll never fall off again.


it disappeared before I realized it was falling off.....I assume in the lake or parking lot.

My others have somewhat melted/degraded beyond gluing....maybe I have toxic sweat!
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#12321075 - 07/02/17 03:14 PM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: 5Redman8]
Clark3 Offline
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Registered: 01/22/12
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Loc: Lake fork/Fort Worth, TX
Originally Posted By: 5Redman8
Originally Posted By: Clark3
You really send them back for a piece of rubber falling off? Just glue them yourself with some thread glue and it'll never fall off again.


it disappeared before I realized it was falling off.....I assume in the lake or parking lot.

My others have somewhat melted/degraded beyond gluing....maybe I have toxic sweat!


Ahh yea that's a different story.

I've owned many Costa's over the years and the rubber pieces falling off just happen at times. I will say I used to keep them in my truck when not wearing and I quit doing that and my current pair I've had for 2+ years with. Nothing coming off them.

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#12321116 - 07/02/17 03:41 PM Re: Costa Reps? [Re: TexasPescado]
Bassin Fever Offline
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Loc: Colorado City
The pair of Costas I had the rubber came off but the second pair I bought I've kept in the case when not wearing them. My problem is getting a good band that holds them on my neck when I pull them off or hang them on my cap. Think the last rubber that I put on the frames were Maui or something like that. It has lasted about a year and now the lubber ends are starting to slip. Wish they had a neck strap that was made into the plastic frame ear pieces so I could dangle them around my neck.
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