Vuarnet 003 Sunglasses Information
Created in the 60s, the 03 model entered into legend with the film The Big Lebowski from the Coen brothers, where they were worn by Jeff Bridges, alias “The Dude”.
Nylon frame material
Eyesize: 56/19 TL: 140 (see "More Help" tab for eyesize information)
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One year warranty.
Vuarnet Prescription Information (Sold in store only)
Authentic prescription lenses made by Vuarnet in France. Same features as the plano (non-rx) Vuarnet lenses including the highest clarity mineral glass lenses, integral tint (no fading), 100% UV, Infrared and nocive blue light filtration. Distortion free, scratch resistant mineral glass with mirror coatings on certain lens colors. Prices quoted are for single vision lenses only. Progressives lenses utilize Free Form Digital HD technology maximizing distance vision for outdoor lifestyles (available by special order only. See prescription information page for progressive lens fitting procedure.) Vuarnet prescription lenses are chemically tempered and come with backside AR (anti-reflective) coating. The PX-1000, SX-1000, PX-2000 Plus and PX-3000 Plus lenses come with hydrophobic and oleo-phobic coatings.
The "RX Plus" lenses in 1.6 refractive index ensures the tint is even throughout the lens, no matter what the lens thickness is. RX Plus is basically built with 2 different mineral glass wafers that are glued together. The 1mm front wafer incorporates the lens tint while the back wafer corresponds to a clear blank for prescription grinding. Avoids peripheral tint aberration.Vuarnet RX Plus technology are made of 1.6 refractive index mineral glass is 10% thinner and utilizes Digital Free Form HD technology guaranteeing a 1/100 of a diopter accuracy.
Prescription ranges from +2.00 to -5.00 with up to 2.00 cylinder in 1.5 standard lens thickness and +2.50 to -6.50 with up to 3.00 cylinder in 1.6 "RX Plus" technology. RX Plus 1.6 lenses can be selected for any power, but powers about the +2.00 to -5.00 (2.00 cylinder) range MUST be made with the RX Plus 1.6 lens technology. Some lens combinations may not be available based on full prescription and PD measurement. We will notify you if there are any issues after we process the order.
Estimated processing time 4 to 6 weeks (made in France only).
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