Are ZEAL sunglasses made by Maui Jim?
You know Maui Jim as the #1 premium, polarized brand in the sunglass industry. Well, we want to make sure you know about Zeal Optics, which is a proud part of the Maui Jim family.
Are Zeal Optics good?
Zeal Optics’ Portal is one of those products. Not only are they beautiful goggles, but the lenses provide the best color and clarity of any goggles I’ve ever worn. I enjoyed the lenses so much that I even opted to wear them in lieu of my sunglasses while snowshoeing!
Where are ZEAL sunglasses made?
Based in Boulder, Colorado, Zeal Optics is a boutique brand focusing on high quality eyewear built for life outdoors. Dedicated to reducing its footprint, Zeal’s full sunglass line is petroleum-free, designed, and crafted from renewable plant-based materials.
How long is the Zeal Optics sunglass warranty?
for two years
Warranty. Our sunglasses and goggles are warrantied to the original purchaser for two years from the date of purchase against any defect in materials and workmanship. We will repair or replace, at our option, any ZEAL product deemed defective by our in-house technicians.
Who owns ZEAL sunglasses?
Maui Jim Sunglasses
Zeal Optics, a designer and manufacturer of action-sport polarized goggles and sunglasses in Boulder, Colo. has been acquired by Peoria, Ill. -based Maui Jim Sunglasses, according to several online job postings.
Can I trade in my Maui Jim sunglasses?
Maui Jim Support Team We do not offer an exchange policy. However, you can return your purchase made on our website for a refund within 30 days and then purchase a new color/style.
Why are ski goggles not polarized?
Since not all polarized filters are created equal, our Sports Opticians generally advise staying away from traditional polarized lenses when on the slopes. Standard polarized filters will not allow you to distinguish ice from snow, which poses a safety risk when you’re flying downhill.
What are photochromic ski goggles?
Photochromic adaptive goggle lenses feature a light base tint for dim outdoor lighting conditions and automatically darken and change colors in bright sunlight. They are designed to enhance visual performance during specific outdoor sports and activities, and are color optimized to boost depth perception.
Are ZEAL sunglasses polarized?
PLANT-BASED: Zeal Optics frames and Ellume Polarized lenses are made from Z-Resin, a unique plant-based polymer derived from the castor plant. This durable plant-based material contributes to lighter frames and creates a high-purity lens for cleaner, crisper vision.
What is plant-based Polarised?
Plant-based resin frames made using zero-waste injection process. Polarized lenses cut glare, providing the best optical clarity.
How do you clean Zeal goggles?
How do I care for Zeal Goggles? The best way to clean your goggles is to gently wipe the surface of the lens with the interior of the protective bag provided. DO NOT soak or submerge the lens. Do not use cleaning solutions or chemicals.
Do Maui Jims have lifetime warranty?
Maui Jim sunglasses are warranted to the original purchaser for two full years from the date of purchase against any defect in materials and workmanship when purchased from an authorized Maui Jim reseller. This warranty is void if original lenses or frames are altered.
What happens if my Maui Jims break?
We are happy to offer repair service on accidental damage as well as for warranty repairs. How it works: You can order most nose pads to be shipped directly to you free of charge in the repair form (below). All repairs are inspected for warranty coverage prior to any charges being processed.
Can you ski in polarized sunglasses?
If you are heading to mountains for a day of skiing, protect your eyes from the sun’s harmful UV rays by wearing polarized sunglasses. Polarized lenses will not only provide the much needed UV protection, but will also limit glare — enhancing your vision and performance.
Is polarized good for snow?
The founders, Hugo Taylor and Charlie Morris, told us that it was key to wear polarized lenses when doing any snow or watersports. Light becomes polarized when it bounces off of flat surfaces like water or snow, according to All About Vision.
Are photochromic lenses worth it for skiing?
Photochromic lenses provide a great defense against harsh outdoor elements, including harmful ultraviolet rays from the sun. They also provide you with clearer vision, which can be impacted by the sun’s reflection off the snow. Plus, wearing ski goggles with photochromic lenses means you only need to use one pair.
What is plant based Polarised?
What is the polarized efficiency of Zeal Optics lenses?
All Zeal Optics sunglass lenses are polarized and eliminate 99.9% of glare, block 100% of harmful UV rays and 95% of HEV light (harmful blue light).
Can you touch the inside of ski goggles?
Don’t touch the inside of your lens. If you do this you will end up ruining your goggles for good. No matter how gentle you are the inside is to be never touched (especially when wet). The tissues in the lift line are meant for your nose!