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How to build your spectacles

 

Work your way down this page selecting your:

1. Safety frame

2. Lens Type

3. Lens Material

4. Optional extras

5. Prescription details

6. Pupilliary Distance

Then click 

'CONTINUE TO ORDER SUMMARY'

Here you can review your invoice, make any adjustments, enter delivery details & proceed to payment.

 

 

 

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No need to to set up a Paypal account.

 

 
 

  

              PRESCRIPTION SAFETY SPECTACLES ORDER FORM   

          

                                                                                                                

1. First select your safety frame (click images to enlarge)... 

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to complete form

 

CAT Armour prescription safety glasses

CAT Barrier prescription safety glasses

CAT Defender prescription safety glasses

Armour (Semi Rimless)

 

BS EN166 F & CE marked 

durable stainless steel frame

semi rimless 

CAT logo polycarbonate side shields 

semi soft adjustable nose pads

fully adjustable acetate tips

Not for standard plastic lenses 

Barrier

 

 BS EN166 F & CE marked 

durable stainless steel frame

 machinery inspired side design

CAT logo polycarbonate side shields 

semi soft adjustable nose pads

fully adjustable acetate tips

Defender

 

BS EN166 F & CE marked 

robust double bridge 

monobloc sprung hinges

CAT logo polycarbonate side shields 

semi soft adjustable nose pads

fully adjustable acetate tips

Colour :

 Colour :

 Colour :

Select

£58

Select

£56

Select

£60

CAT Resistor prescription safety glasses

CAT Shelter prescription safety glasses

CAT Insulator prescription safety glasses

Resistor

 

BS EN166 F & CE marked  

robust frame construction 

monobloc sprung hinges

CAT logo polycarbonate side shields 

semi soft adjustable nose pads

fully adjustable acetate tips.

Shelter (Semi Rimless)

 

BS EN166 F & CE marked  

semi rimless 

robust frame construction

CAT logo polycarbonate side shields 

semi soft adjustable nose pads

fully adjustable acetate tips

Not for standard plastic lenses

Insulator

 

BS EN166 F & CE marked  

no metalic components

ideal for electricians or MRI operators 

robust frame construction

Integral side shields 

CAT logo

Note: Lens power limited to SPH or (SPH+CYL) no greater than +4.00 or -8.00 in this frame

Colour :

 Colour :

 

 Colour :

Select

£60 

Select

£58

Select

£56

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to complete form

      

   

 2. Now choose the vision type for your safety lenses...

Single Vision

A lens with a single strength. Could be prescribed for general use or specifically for viewing far away or for close work.

 

I want my safety spectacles primarily for viewing...

Bifocal

Saves having separate pairs of spectacles for distance and near. Can prevent the wearer being unprotected whilst swapping between or removing spectacles. 

(over 45yr olds)

Varifocal

The convenience of one pair of spectacles for viewing objects at any distance. 

Only recommended for people who already wear varifocals in their everyday glasses. (Over 45yr olds)

Select

                   

Distance      Near         Both

£ FREE

Select

 

Upgrade £40

Select

Upgrade £80

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to complete form

   

 3. and choose the material for your safety lenses...

Standard plastic (CR39)

Lens conforms to BS EN 166 S

('increased robustness')

Toughened Glass

Lens conforms to BS EN 166 S

('increased robustness')

Polycarbonate

Lens conforms to BS EN 166 F

('high speed particle / low energy impact')

Select 

 Add £0

Not for Armour & Shelter Frames

 

Not available in CAT Range

     Selected as default

Add £10

 (includes scratch resistant coat)

RECOMMENDED

Lower impact resistance than polycarbonate

Tested by dropping a 22mm 43g ball from height of 1.30m

Ideal for use when working within hazardous areas or with machinery which is completely guarded

Not suitable when working close to source of flying particles 

Higher impact resistance

Lightweight and thinner

Tested with 6mm 0.86g ball fired at  the lens at 45m/s

Use when working close to source of flying particles

100% UV protection from both UVA and UVB

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to complete form

   

4. Add optional extras...  

Multi anti-reflection coating

Reduces glare and distracting reflections from the front and rear surface of the lens.

This coating improves vision, allows more light to pass through the lens and renders the lens almost invisible in the frame. 

 

 

Photochromic tint

Add a variable tint for improved visual comfort. Lenses will automatically darken outdoors and lighten indoors.

 

Note: Performance of photochromic 

Transitions VI lenses is poorer in hot climates compared with in the UK.  

Fixed tint

  Add a fixed tint to lenses for improved visual comfort in outdoor applications.

Colour  

Value

Please note....

Yellow/Amber is only available in 60% light transmission  

Polycarbonate lenses are only tintable as dark as 40%

  Only standard plastic lenses can go as dark as 20%

  Add

£35

Add

£100

Add

£16

Ultra-Clarity lens cleaner

Anti fog lens treatment

DEFOGit™ is a 5ml new concentrated formula using nanotechnology to create a moisture absorbing layer on the lens eliminating misting. It is simply applied by wiping one or two drops across each lens surface and then buff dry using the cloth supplied to give fog free wear.

 

See video of Clarity DEFOGit

30ml Polycarbonate safe lens cleaner & cloth. Specifically selected for cleaning our safety glasses of any lens/frame material.

    Add

£3

Freehand engraving

Personalise your safety frames with your initials (max 3) and we will add the date of manufacture

 

Enter initials -

 

(Note : Engraving is done using a freehand engraving pen in a suitable location on the frame which may include a place where the markings are visible whilst being worn)

Neck cord

Keeps your spectacles safely where you need them.

  Add

£5.75

  Add

£2.50

 Add

£3

NB: Hard case, cleaning cloth & 12 month manufacturing guarantee included. 

 

 

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to complete form

   

5. Enter your prescription details...  
Note the highest prescription lenses available in the range are ...

(SPH + CYL) not exceeding  +/- 8.00  and /or  CYL not exceeding +/- 4.00 in either eye 

& the Insulator frame has a different range  of SPH or SPH + CYL not exceeding + 4.00 or - 8.00

 

Dont forget to include the + or - signs for SPH and CYL values.

SPH CYL AXIS PRISM BASE

ADD

(NEAR ADD)

Copy details from your prescription carefully

RIGHT EYE :

(value should be same for both eyes)

LEFT EYE : 

Prescription Help

Tick here if your (SPH + CYL) exceeds 

 +/- 6.00  

and / or  

your CYL exceeds +/- 3.00  in either eye 

Tick here if your prescription has prism  : INTERMEDIATE or INTER ADD

BEFORE YOU PROCEED 

Check the prescription details you have entered, ensure they are correct and have +/- signs where applicable

If you are unsure about entering your prescription, leave the prescription details blank and email or upload a copy of your prescription to us. We will match it up with your order  email@safetyspecs.co.uk

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6. Provide  your Pupillary distance (PD) - Choose and select from just one of the following options...  

I know my PD

You can ask your Optician, but they are not obliged to provide this to you, or you may have already measured it using our simple to follow instructions.

 

I don't know my PD

Click here to learn how to

measure it yourself

or if you don't have your PD we can measure it for you from an image you supply with our FREE e-dispensing ruler. 

I have an image to attach

Click on 'upload image' in the shopping cart to attach your e-dispensing image with this order.

Note: for Varifocal orders the frame of choice must be worn in the photo.

Pre-selected as default choice

Select

Select

My PD measurement (to the nearest millimetre) is... 

 

Send me a free ruler

Proceed to confirm purchase & we will send one out with full instructions.

The camera to ruler 

distance (in cms) was ...

  

  PD Help

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BEFORE YOU PROCEED - COMMON ORDER QUERIES THAT WILL DELAY YOUR ORDER 

 

Please double check any measurements you have taken and any values are entered correctly   

Make sure you have entered +(plus) or - (minus) signs with your SPH & CYL values in Section 5

Ensure you have chosen your PD from the drop down box or selected an alternative PD option in Section 6

  If you get any ***ERROR*** messages when you view  the order summary please click back and correct them.

 

 

 

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