Authentic, slightly used, no scratches, Vintage Vuarnet eyewear. Rare and discontinued. Vuarnet sunglasses are made in France by manufacturer Pouilloux Paris. These sunglasses are 100% authentic Vuarnet.
MODEL NUMBER: 4117 (SqAviator with Cable Arms) PX8000
LENS TYPE - COLOR: Vuarnet PX-8000 NAUTILUX- AmberBrown
UNIQUE FEATURE of this style: Unisex square aviator sunglasses. Classic and timeless. And with extendable Cable Hook Arms that goes round the ears thus preventing the sunglasses from falling off. White "VUARNET" wording on the outside of left temple(arm) and a metal "PX" on both temples(arms). The one of the more popular Vuarnet model. Now with CableArms.
MARKINGS: The inside left temple(arm) reads, "FRANCE".
WHO & WHAT is Vuarnet ?: Since the original Cateye, worn by Jean Vuarnet in the 1960 Olympics, performances, style and quality have defined the Vuarnet Classic Collection. These timeless, multi-functional designs are the foundation of Vuarnet, visual equipment that has climbed Mt. Everest and every major peak in the world. These frames have inherent style, sacrificing nothing to performance. the Ecran Vuarnet Shield has been worn by champion cyclists, endurance runners and challenge teams worldwide who know what a difference high quality optics and durable frames make.
Vuarnet nylon frames have superior memory and will keep their shape even after being twisted or bent. The Classic Collection is available in a varity of Vuarnet's world-renowned special purpose, high performance lenses for an unbeatable combination of protection, precise vision and classic style.
Vuarnet sunglasses boast a level of customer loyalty that no amount of marketing can buy. Throughout Europe, Vuarnet sunglasses are renowned for being timeless, sophisticated and 100% effective. All Vuarnet lenses are made from the finest quality glass, ground and polished on both sides to ensure distortion free vision, and they are heat tempered for impact and scratch resistance.
VUARNET LENSES TYPES & DESCRIPTIONS: The best protection under the sun. From the highest mountain top to the bluest of seas, across the heated deserts to the glare of everyday life, Vuarnet sunglasses keep the scenery in true perspective. The best mineral sunglass lens in the world! High performance, balance and visual comfort, Vuarnet lenses are the key to enhancing the quality of your sight. The comfort, the true color transmission and the extreme protection of the Vuarnet lenses, each Vuarnet lens has its own specialty, yet are made with the same passion for quality. Each lens meets the most stringent quality control standards and exceeds all the performance criteria imposed by European, American and Australian consumer legislation.
Vuarnet lenses filter out all harmful UVA, UVB and UVC radiation. Their multi-layered anti-reflective coatings eliminate glare and bounce back light. All Vuarnet lenses are made from the finest quality glass, ground and polished on both sides to ensure distortion free vision, and are heat tempered for impact and scratch resistance.
A tiny trademark "V" is etched into all genuine Vuarnet lenses(top part of the lenses) as a guarantee of authenticity.