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CLASSIC SIDEWINDER FADES

$65.00 Several sizes available

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These classic plastic eyeglasses are brand new, mint condition and ready for prescription lenses or sunglasses. The frame in the photos is marked ''52 22'' and the arms read ''SHURON USA SIDEWINDER 6 1/4''. Other sizes are marked accordingly. The plastic has a nice sheen and the silver rivet heads shine bright.

PLASTIC VINTAGE EYEGLASSES ANGLE photo, under 350 kb

PLASTIC VINTAGE EYEGLASSES FRONT photo, under 350 kb

PLASTIC VINTAGE EYEGLASSES DETAIL photo, under 350 kb

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This is the Shuron Sidewinder frame, brand new. The fades are a very cool, recent re-introduction. Very classic design, unchanged since back in the 1950s. Broad temples, keyhole bridge, and silver, double-dot hinge rivets. Great frames, solidly built, classic design, ready to go.

PLASTIC VINTAGE EYEGLASSES SIDE photo, under 350 kb

PLASTIC VINTAGE EYEGLASSES BRIDGE BACK photo, under 350 kb

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 Frame Sizes: 48 - 20* 48 - 22 48 - 24* 50 - 20 50 - 22 50 - 24

Dimensions  

Lens Width:   48 mm
( 1 7/8'' )
48 mm
( 1 7/8'' )
48 mm
( 1 7/8'' )
50 mm
( 1 15/16'' )
50 mm
( 1 15/16'' )
50 mm
( 1 15/16'' )
Bridge:   20 mm
( 13/16'' )
22 mm
( 7/8'' )
24 mm
( 15/16'' )
20 mm
( 13/16'' )
22 mm
( 7/8'' )
24 mm
( 15/16'' )
Temples:  
(You'll choose your length, but the typical length is listed here)
145 mm
( 5 3/4'' )
145 mm
( 5 3/4'' )
145 mm
( 5 3/4'' )
150 mm
( 6 '' )
150 mm
( 6 '' )
150 mm
( 6 '' )
Hinge to Hinge:   124 mm
( 4 7/8'' )
125 mm
( 4 15/16'' )
126 mm
( 4 15/16'' )
127 mm
( 5 '' )
128 mm
( 5 1/16'' )
129 mm
( 5 1/16'' )
Full Front Width:   136 mm
( 5 3/8'' )
137 mm
( 5 3/8'' )
138 mm
( 5 7/16'' )
138 mm
( 5 7/16'' )
140 mm
( 5 1/2'' )
141 mm
( 5 9/16'' )
Lens Height   38 mm
( 1 1/2'' )
38 mm
( 1 1/2'' )
38 mm
( 1 1/2'' )
39 mm
( 1 9/16'' )
39 mm
( 1 9/16'' )
39 mm
( 1 9/16'' )
For measurement basics click here.
Sizes marked (*) are not stocked, but readily available. Please allow an added 4 to 8 business days.

 
Larger Sizes
 Frame Sizes: 52 - 22 54 - 22 54 - 24

Dimensions  

Lens Width:   52 mm
( 2 1/16'' )
54 mm
( 2 1/8'' )
54 mm
( 2 1/8'' )
Bridge:   22 mm
( 7/8'' )
22 mm
( 7/8'' )
24 mm
( 15/16'' )
Temples:  
(You'll choose your length, but the typical length is listed here)
158 mm
( 6 1/4 '' )
158 mm
( 6 1/4 '' )
158 mm
( 6 1/4 '' )
Hinge to Hinge:   131 mm
( 5 3/16'' )
135 mm
( 5 5/16'' )
136 mm
( 5 3/8'' )
Full Front Width:   144 mm
( 5 11/16'' )
147 mm
( 5 13/16'' )
149 mm
( 5 7/8'' )
Lens Height   41 mm
( 1 5/8'' )
43 mm
( 1 11/16'' )
43 mm
( 1 11/16'' )
For measurement basics click here.
Sizes marked (*) are not stocked, but readily available. Please allow an added 4 to 8 business days.

Temples are always measured their full length, hinge to tip, as though they were straightened out. Why? Because they're adjustable, so measurements to the bend vary.  Lens and bridge measurements are from lens edge to lens edge. Hinge to hinge is measured from screw to screw.

The Sidewinders come in all the sizes listed above and there are two different temple lengths: 145 mm (5 3/4'') and 150 mm (6''). The largest sizes can be had with 160 mm (6 1/4''). They also have a cable temple option available in silver or gold. They're what Shuron calls their ''Aztec cable'' and you can see it used on one of their other frames here. Sidewinders also come in ebony and tortoise shell

I'm thorough about condition on all frames I offer, even the new classics, so there aren't any surprises and your Sidewinders will be inspected thoroughly before they ship to you. They make great everyday glasses or very cool sunglasses.

 

PLASTIC VINTAGE EYEGLASSES BACK photo, under 350 kb

PLASTIC VINTAGE EYEGLASSES HINGE photo, under 350 kb

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(Tinted lenses shown as an example only.)

 

Sidewinder Fade  $65
Item Num Frame SizeTemple selection Add to Cart
#8024 48 - 20*
#8025 48 - 22
#8026 48 - 24*
#8027 50 - 20
#8028 50 - 22
#8029 50 - 24
#8030 52 - 22
#8031 54 - 22
#8032 54 - 24
For measurement basics click here.
Sizes marked (*) are not stocked, but readily available. Please allow an added 4 to 8 business days.

If you have any questions about Sidewinders or anything else, please don't hesitate to contact me. I try to answer all questions promptly.

 

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