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DETROIT XL

DETROIT XL

Frame Color 8 colors
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  • Review by CAPPIE (USA)

    January 9, 2014

    Hands down best FRAME and LENS on the market. I am always hearing compliments and selling electrics when I wear these. I ordered mine with glass polarized lens and I am so glad I did. I LIVE at the beach and have sensitive eyes so i am picky about my glasses. I have switched all my friends and family to wearing these things. Detroit XLs are great looking on females and males! .... [Read more]

  • Review by Keleen (USA)

    February 9, 2013

    The best everyday shade I've ever owned. Perfect for the beach and on the mountain. Especially ltd edition TROUBLE ANDREW series! with the loveless emblem on one arm and a dagger on the other. So dope.. .... [Read more]

A Closer Look


Electric’s ode to the iconic design aesthetics of the 60’s, the Detroit XL is the epitome of style, groove and sophistication. A blend of James Dean, Bob Dylan and JFK translated through refined swooping lines and bold accents; this frame is a mix of timeless style and quality.
  • FRAME: 6 base Mazzucchelli Acetate frame with 5 barrel hinge and heat tempered wire temple inserts.
  • OPTICS: 6 base OHM CR39 Lenses. 100% UV protection. Up to 98% Blue Light protection.
  • MEASUREMENT: 51h - 144w - 160l
  • WEIGHT: 41grams
  • California Design. Hand Crafted In Italy.
  • Optics of OHM
  • Handmade Italian Acetate
  • Polarization
  • Shipping

Optics of OHM


STANDARD IN ALL ELECTRIC SUNGLASSES

IMPROVED PROTECTION FOR EYES AND SKIN

INCREASED CLARITY, CONTRAST AND DEPTH

RELAXED, SOOTHING FEELING FOR YOUR EYES

  • STANDARD IN ALL ELECTRIC SUNGLASSES

  • IMPROVED PROTECTION FOR EYES AND SKIN

  • INCREASED CLARITY, CONTRAST AND DEPTH

  • RELAXED, SOOTHING FEELING FOR YOUR EYES

THE OPTICS OF OHM

Electric’s Optics of OHM focus primarily on clarity and protection of the eye. However, their benefits go beyond the eye itself, protecting the sensitive skin around the eye from damaging HEV rays and can help to prevent crow’s-feet.

What is Melanin?

PROTECTION

  • Acts like SPF 140 for your eyes
  • Prolongs retinal health
  • Helps to prevent crow’s-feet

COMFORT

With increased protection come less strain and a relaxed, soothing feeling for your eyes.

ENHANCED VISON

Not to be confused with a “color enhancing tint”, our standard issue OHM lenses provide vibrant images with clarity, contrast, and depth.

PROTECTION

  • Acts like SPF 140 for your eyes
  • Prolongs retinal health
  • Helps to prevent crow’s-feet

COMFORT

With increased protection come less strain and a relaxed, soothing feeling for your eyes.

ENHANCED VISON

Not to be confused with a “color enhancing tint”, our standard issue OHM lenses provide vibrant images with clarity, contrast, and depth.

What is Melanin?

WITHOUT MELANIN PROTECTION

  • Increased exposure to harmful UV & HEV blue light which has been linked to retinal damage and crow’s-feet

  • Decreased visual clarity

  • Eye strain and squinting

WITH MELANIN PROTECTION

  • Up to 98% protection against harmful UV & HEV blue light helping preserve your visual health

  • Enhanced visual clarity, contrast, and depth

  • Relaxed and soothing feeling for the eyes

WITHOUT MELANIN PROTECTION

  • Increased exposure to harmful UV & HEV blue light which has been linked to retinal damage and crow’s-feet

  • Decreased visual clarity

  • Eye strain and squinting

WITH MELANIN PROTECTION

  • Up to 98% protection against harmful UV & HEV blue light helping preserve your visual health

  • Enhanced visual clarity, contrast, and depth

  • Relaxed and soothing feeling for the eyes


Handmade Italian Acetate

ELECTRIC HANDMADE ITALIAN ACETATE COLLECTION


The Electric Handmade Italian Acetate sunglass collection features premium Mazzucchelli Acetate material and our innovative Melanin Infused CR39 lenses. Established in 1849, Mazzucchelli is the number one producer of acetate for the fashion industry and is one of the most innovative companies in the plastics market. Our strategically engineered Melanin Infused CR39 lenses provide you with the added protection and comfort only Melanin can.

“Bringing our acetate program to Italy has been a key piece in the elevation of our sunglass quality over the last year. From our melanin infused lenses in our mold injected products, through to our new acetates, the entire line utilizes the finest materials and Italian craftsmanship” - Kip Arnette, Chief Design Officer and Co-founder.

HANDMADE ITALIAN ACETATE COLLECTION


The Electric Handmade Italian Acetate sunglass collection features premium Mazzucchelli Acetate material and our innovative Melanin Infused CR39 lenses. Established in 1849, Mazzucchelli is the number one producer of acetate for the fashion industry and is one of the most innovative companies in the plastics market. Our strategically engineered Melanin Infused CR39 lenses provide you with the added protection and comfort only Melanin can.

“Bringing our acetate program to Italy has been a key piece in the elevation of our sunglass quality over the last year. From our melanin infused lenses in our mold injected products, through to our new acetates, the entire line utilizes the finest materials and Italian craftsmanship” - Kip Arnette, Chief Design Officer and Co-founder.

Polarization

ELECTRIC PREMIUM POLARIZED LENSES

ELECTRIC PREMIUM POLARIZED LENSES

Both Electric's OHM and Mineral Glass Polarized lenses eliminate 99.9% of glare, offer 100% UV protection, and provide true color perception. High color contrast and superior glare reduction, fueled with the finest degree of craftsmanship, brings you the highest quality Polarized lenses.


Stops debilitating glare from reflective surfaces while driving or riding


Ability to see through glare on the water’s surface during activities such as fishing


Increased visual comfort and contrast during daily activities

NO GIMMICKS, NO DISTORTION, NO GLARE

When light is reflected off a surface, it becomes condensed, creating glare. Our Premium Polarized lenses cut this glare, offering you the clearest vision possible.


WITH POLARIZED LENS

WITHOUT POLARIZED LENS

OHM POLYCARBONATE POLARIZED




Electric’s OHM Polycarbonate Polarized lenses comes standard with:



OPTICS OF OHM

Synthetic Melanin infused lenses that block harmful UV & HEV blue light, relaxing your eyes and providing vivid, crisp, clear, haze free vision.




INJECTED POLARIZED FILTER

Without the use of glue, Polarized film is encapsulated by the lens providing high color contrast and superior glare reduction.




HARD LENS COATING

A double-sided, high performance lens coating that reduces minor scratching.




OHM+ POLYCARBONATE POLARIZED




Combines the world class OHM Polarized lens with the addition of:



HYDROPHOBIC COATING

A double-sided lens treatment that repels water, sweat and condensation.



OLEOPHOBIC COATING

A double-sided lens treatment that repels oils and dust. Smudges and smears wipe off easily.



ANTI-REFLECTIVE COATING

Reduces reflections off the back surface of the lens, which increases contrast.



FLASH MIRROR

Optional cosmetic coating applied to the exterior of the lens.




MINERAL GLASS POLARIZED




Represents the benchmark for quality, performance, visual clarity, and color brilliance.



HAND POLISHED

Traditional Italian craftsmanship has set the global standard for luxury eyewear quality. Electric’s mineral glass is engineered to be as thin and lightweight as possible. Each lens is hand polished and inspected for unsurpassed optical quality.



SCRATCH RESISTANCE

Mineral glass is naturally the most scratch resistant lens material Electric offers.



ANTI-REFLECTIVE COATING

Reduces reflections off the back surface of the lens, which increases contrast.





Shipping

FREE GROUND SHIPPING AND FREE RETURNS ON ALL US ORDERS(Excluding Alaska and Hawaii)

 

A prepaid return shipping label will be included in all orders shipped FedEx. If you aren’t happy with your purchase, we will happily accept a return for a full refund. Our 365-day return policy has no special catches or exceptions. All we ask is that you send the items back to us in the original packaging, and make sure that the products are in the same condition as when you received them. Send the product back to us and we will take care of everything.

 

48 STATES PRICING:

 

FEDEX GROUND - FREE, LIMITED TIME

$0



FEDEX EXPRESS 2DAY


$15



FEDEX OVERNIGHT


$30


USPS (APO/FPO/PO BOX)


$10




AK, HI, PR, GU PRICING:

 

FEDEX GROUND

$10



FEDEX EXPRESS 2DAY


$35


 

 

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