Oakley shades

Are they worth the price ?

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24/03/2011 at 14:02
Just got some of those for my dad, but he's not used them yet as he's away working for a while.

I like the way that the lenses have the air holes to prevent misting.

Edit: Did you get the Livestrong ones to go with your kit ??
Edited: 24/03/2011 at 14:06
24/03/2011 at 14:10

cheap oakleys

OH swears by Oakleys. I have never bought from this place, but I kept the link for future use cos someone on here recommended them a while ago...so might be worth a look, there seem to be some good discounts

cougie    pirate
24/03/2011 at 17:20

Nope - not a philistine - more of a spammer. You've plugged that site on all your last 5 posts ?

 Oakleys rule. Simples.

<inserts gratuitous pic of me in oakleys but decides not to so as not to scare people>

24/03/2011 at 18:01
Devoted2Distance wrote (see)

Of course the latter, Richard!


Ahh, the sarcastic drooling, I understand totally
24/03/2011 at 20:38
26/03/2011 at 10:19
Oh well, if you insist.............
29/03/2011 at 22:07
I love Oakley sunglasses - best care tip is to not leave them at an ATM beside the keypad, as they'll not be there when you go back a minute later...
01/04/2011 at 13:45

I got some of these last week - They aren't mega dark but a bit darker than they look in the pic

http://www.eyewearoutlet.co.uk/oakley-c1/oakley-sunglasses-c4/oakley-active-sunglasses-c11/oakley-bottlecap-polished-black-with-g30-iridium-lens-12-692-p2978

BARGAIN !!!!!

01/04/2011 at 14:35

Hi, folks

Sincere thanks for all the advice and comments,

I have just ordered a pair of straight jackets on the interworld webnet

Looking forward to trying them out, I'll let you know how I get on.

Thanks again

XL-man

IronCat5    pirate
01/04/2011 at 20:18

I had my first pair of Oakley Fives in 1998, and replaced them last year when I couldn't see through the lenses due to scratches etc. They did a cracking 12 year service, and stood up to everything that was thrown at them. I'm pretty sure I had the frame replaced FOC at one point too, but it was a long time ago.

I now have a newer pair (Fives 3.0), with the same black iridium lenses. A tad too dark for cycling (11% light transmission), but perfect for running and flying.

Money well spent. Less than 4p per day so far, and they get worn almost daily.

02/04/2011 at 21:28
@ B - thanks for that Oakley link - just bought a set of Half jackets - excellent price, cheaper than even bidding on eBay!

Here is the one I mean:

http://www.eyewearoutlet.co.uk/oakley-c1/oakley-sunglasses-c4/oakley-sport-sunglasses-c10/oakley-half-jacket-xlj-jet-black-with-g30-lens-03-659-p181?utm_source=froogle&utm_medium=ppc&utm_term=731&utm_campaign=froogle#731

Brian
Edited: 02/04/2011 at 21:30
09/04/2011 at 13:48

Just checking in, to report that this morning, resplendent in my new shades, I set a new PB at 5k, breaking 22 mins for the first time.

Thank you all once again for your comments and advice.

( Less than £100 a day, so far Chris, but I'm certain that figure will come down considerably )

 

IronCat5    pirate
09/04/2011 at 19:58

Good stuff XL. Buy another pair and reduce your PB again!

I obviously have some work to do to remove 20s from my 5k PB.


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