SUNGLASS

Technical Information

When it comes to protecting your eyes and the sensitive skin around them, Electric’s melanin-infused lenses do it best. Featured in all of our sunglasses, melanin blocks 98% HEV blue light, provides crisp vision and a heightened level of defense, all while delivering 100% UVA/UVB protection.

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SUNGLASS

Frame Materials

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Grilamid

Lightweight and flexible, our featherweight Grilamid® injected frames are impact resistant and maintain high flexibility.

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Mazzucchelli™ Acetate

We work with best-in-class partners like Mazzucchelli™; a centuries old, family-run, Italian-based, industry leader in acetate materials and technologies. Acetate is known for to be durable, flexible and is available in wide variety of rich colors and patterns.

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Wire

Our access to the most experienced Italian-based, premium factory results in finely-honed finishes and detailing. Each of Electric wire frames utilize surgical grade stainless steel, meaning they are non-corrosive, hypo-allergenic, lightweight and durable.

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Pro Line

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Sport Line

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4 Base Curve

Typically found in fashion, lifestyle and optical frames, 4 base is our flattest lens offering.

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6 Base Curve

With just a slight curve, the 6 base offers great coverage for active lifestyles and fashion frames alike.

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8 Base

Ideal for higher activity uses, the 8 base hugs the curves of your face for an optimal fit.

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SUNGLASS

Lens Information

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Polycarbonate Lens

All of our Grilamid frames use Bayer Makrolon® raw Polycarbonate material for our lenses. These lenses are lightweight and impact resistant.

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CR-39 Lens

All of our Acetate and Wire frames use melanin infused CR-39 lenses. CR-39 lenses are like a balance between glass and polycarbonate. 

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Mineral Glass Lens

Electric's glass lenses offer superior optical clarity, are the most scratch-resistant and have been manufactured as light weight as possible. 

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PREMIUM

Polarized Lenses

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Polarized

Electric  polarized lenses block 99.9% of debilitating glare from the water’s surface. HEV blue light is reduced by 98% plus you get 100% UV protection, superior color contrast haze-free vision and reduced eye fatigue with the benefits of polarized.

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Polarized Pro

All the goodness of polarized with the added benefits of hydrophobic coating, oleophobic coating, flash-mirror coating and anti-reflective coating.

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Polarized Mineral Glass

The highest benchmark for polarized. The hand-polished Italian mineral glass is lightweight, scratch resistant and has an anti-reflective coating to reduce reflections off the back of the lens for increased visual contrast. It blocks 99% of the water glare, reduces HEV blue light by 98%, all while providing 100% UV protection.

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TECHNOLOGY

Lens Coatings

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Hard Coating

A double-sided coating that reduces minor scratching. Offered as standard treatment on all lenses.

Hydrophobic Coating

Life on the water or life in the heat often means your glasses get hammered with condensation. Our hydrophobic coating helps repel these elements and fights against water and sweat.

Oleophobic Coating

Oil and dust have met their match. A double-sided coating repels sunscreen and more; smudges clean off easily.