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Good lense for forest/shady riding

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Most of my dual sport rides consist of riding areas with lots of trees. The thing I hate the most is the sun shining through the trees, so I get sun/shade/sun/shade very rapidly and it feels like I'm going to have a damn seizure. Anybody know of any lenses that would help with this? I have some oakley O frames, scott 83x, and smith - fuel goggles. Any info would be appreciated:thumbsup: :thumbsup:

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Have you tried yellow lenses? they take some of the glare out of sunny spots and seem to add definition in shadey spots. It's basically an improved clear-lens.

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Son needed new gogles the other day, so I boped into Chaparral and just grabbed the first thing I could find. Ended up with Scott 89XI Light Sensitive, $34.99. I was so impressed with these, that I got a pair for myself.

They are light and well ventilated, so they are cool in hot weather (wouldn't recommend them for a desert sandstorm however). Most important, they react to light changes very quickly! In strong sunlight, they have a bluish color that is easy on the eyes and enhances details. In the dark, they turn very clear (important when trail riding), and I have done several night rides with them, no problem.

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I 2nd that Scott Light Sensitive lens. They're sweet.

They loose the ability to change over time, maybe 20ish full riding days.

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I find the gradient lenses don't change fast enough in mottled sun and made it worse than the clear lenses I usually wear. If I go from shade to sun for prolonged periods though they do work great.

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I just picked up the smith light sensitive goggles, they seem sweet on the road so far, havn't had them off road yet. But they work good since I leave for work at 4AM and come home at 2:30PM when its sunny. For when it's real bright or when I'm riding in the desert I got some black iridium lenses so we'll see how those work, and I also got a pair of persimmon lenses for overcast days, we'll see what works. Thanks for the info!

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