Safety spectacle is comprised of a rimless lens and fixed-length temple arm. An integrated sideshield is included for added protection. Enhanced contrast in low light conditions
3M™ Virtua™ Safety Spectacles
The 3M™ Virtua™ Series safety spectacle is comprised of a rimless lens and fixed-length temple arm. An integrated sideshield is included for added protection. Two product sizes are available: Virtua and Virtua Slim.
71500-00001M: 3M™ Virtua™ PC Clear AS
71500-00002M: 3M™ Virtua™ PC Grey AS
71500-00003M: 3M™ Virtua™ PC Amber AS
71500-00004M: 3M™ Virtua™ PC Blue Mirror AS
71500-00005M: 3M™ Virtua™ PC Orange AS
71500-00008M: 3M™ Virtua™ PC Slim PC Clear
These products are intended for protection against high speed particles at low energy (F) at extreme temperature conditions, -5°C and +55°C, (T) in accordance with EN166:2001. They also protect against UV radiation in accordance with EN170:2002, and sun glare in accordance with EN172:1994 (grey and blue mirror lenses). A number of lens options are available for a variety of different applications:
- Clear: Good colour recognition and excellent UV protection
- Grey and Blue Mirror: Protection from sunglare
- Amber: Enhanced contrast in low light conditions
- Orange: Ideal for applications such as Visual Inspection
Standards and Approval
This protective eyewear has been shown to meet the basic safety requirements under Article 10 of the European Community Directive 89/686/EEC and is thus CE marked.
These products have been examined at the design stage by INSPEC International Ltd., 56 Leslie Hough Way, Salford, Greater Manchester, M6 6AJ, United Kingdom (Notified Body number 0194). These products are tested and CE approved against EN166:2001.
- Optical class 1 lens suitable for prolonged use.
- Design provides excellent coverage and good field of vision
- Offers excellent protection against Ultraviolet (UV) radiation
- Lens coatings provide scratch resistance
- Virtua Slim provides a better fit for those with smaller facial features
- Total weight 25g
These products can be used in a wide range of applications including:
- General assembly
- Light duty maintenance and repair
- Inspection work
The products have demonstrated compliance with the requirements of EN 166:2001 and associated standards and bear the following marks:
Lens: 2C-1.2 3M 1 FT
Frame: CE EN 166-FT Virtua
Explanation of Marking
2C-1.2 (EN 170:2002): UV protection, this product conforms to the requirements of the standard, providing UV protection for the complete specified range (210nm – 365nm). Products marked C provide good colour recognition.
1: Optical class
F: Impact protection against high speed particle at low energy (45m/s)
T: Tested for impact protection at extreme temperature conditions -5°C and +55°C
Temple Arm: Polycarbonate
Temple Pin: Zinc Plated Steel
- Car Workshop
- Artificial Light
Low Energy Impacts - F(t)
- Lens color