New, American Optical, AO, Original Pilot Sunglasses, 55 mm Lens, Gold Frames For Sale
New, American Optical, AO, Original Pilot Sunglasses, 55 mm Lens, Gold Frames:
This sale is one (1) pair of new, in the original box, American Optical, Original Pilot, style sunglasses.The manufacture date is August 2022.Made at the American Optical factory in Illinois, USA
Military Specification: Model # AF51611-G 55 mm gray light weight plasticnylon lens140 mm earpiece23k plated gold frames100% UV protection.Lens color: grey-3.These are NOT polarized.Polarized lenses work well with older analog cockpit gauges, but make it difficult to see the newer \"glass cockpit\" style gauges.
Most civilian models curve around the ear, which makes for a secure fit, but makes using them with headsets or flight helmets difficult.These use the straight bayonet style earpiece which can easily be put on or taken off while wearing headgear.The size 55 mm lens are a comfortable, snug fit for most people.Please use the sizing chart shown in the final photo to decide if these are the right size for you.I also have these in 52mm.Please check my other sales.All of the 57mm version have sold.The glasses come with the new for 2022 snap closure carrying case, and lens cleaning cloth which shows a blueprint style drawing of the original glasses.They come in the original box as shown in the photos.
American Optical glasses have been issued to the U.S. military and our allies for decades.The crew of Apollo 11 wore this style glasses during their historic mission to the moon.Free domestic shipping via Priority Mail!I ship within one business day of purchase.Due to shipping costs I will not ship these outside the U.S.My profit margin on these is really low.At this price I cannot offer a discount for multiple purchases.I am not accepting lower offers.Please do not ask!