Recommendations for Eye Protection

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Looking for recommendations of good eye protection. Preferably something under which I can still wear prescription glasses, so maybe a shield.
 
Looking for recommendations of good eye protection. Preferably something under which I can still wear prescription glasses, so maybe a shield.

I have two different shields in my shop. The first has integrated ear muffs, and I use it for grinding:

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01N8R5UIM?tag=wranglerorg-20

The second has a flip-down tinted shield and I use it for flame and plasma cutting:

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01CQTSXJC?tag=wranglerorg-20

I really like the first one. The second one is okay, but the tinted shield and my bifocals (actually progressives) are a bad match. To see close-up, I have to look below the tinted shield. I switch to reading glasses if I'm using it.
 
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I've been very happy with my Uvex by Honeywell Bionic Face Shield.

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001VXXUWK/?tag=wranglerorg-20

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I also use a pair of safety glasses that fit over my glasses that I'll update when I go over to the shop.
 
Have you considered prescription safety glasses?

Interesting. No. Sounds expensive though, for how little time I actually spend in the garage. Also I don't always wear my glasses—the prescription isn't very strong.

But post your thoughts here for anyone else who comes along this thread.
 
Looking for recommendations of good eye protection. Preferably something under which I can still wear prescription glasses, so maybe a shield.

I have a few safety glasses with generic prescriptions like these on Amazon for about $8.00. I really like them when I am. doing layout worksnd when using the drill press.
 
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