Revision is a company that is dedicated to excellence, makes protective eye wear specifically for use in combat. Their mission is to, "Protect Warrior's eyes by designing, developing, and delivering the best purpose-built military eye protection solutions, worldwide.
The Bullet Ant Goggle (Tan/CLR) is a low profile, high speed mobility goggle. These goggles are sturdy but pliable for a solid and comfortable fit around the face. The elastic straps are adjustable and around the straps and goggles there is a protective lens bag that can be used to clean the lenses and keep them from being scratched during storage, and since it's fixated around the straps it won't get lost.
Model: Bullet Ant
Color: Black with clear lenses
Pliable but Tough Frame Feels Comfortable
Polycarbonate Lenses are Scratch and Fog Resistant
High-Impact Protection Certified to Military Requirements
Adjustable Strap is Equally Comfortable Over or Under Helmet
Hexo-Vent Full Frame Ventilation for Air Flow Minimizes Fogging
The Revision Bullet Ant Goggles are very high quality. They are very light weigh and fit well to your face. Also, they are very hard to fog after you take out the foam around the vents.
Difficult to Fog
Fit to face well
Come with cleaning/protection sleeve
2013-12-02 15:12:00 M. SLIDER verified buyer
For: Revision Bullet Ant Goggles (Tan/Clear)
i got a set of bullet ants so i could have some serious high quality eye pro.ithey have a rubber "gasket" that seals around your face and hexagonal vent holes along the top and bottom, under the vents is a layer of foam to keep out debris. i live in central florida and from sitting INSIDE my house in 75 degree AC just playing around with my gear i had mild fog. i removed the foam to give it even better air flow and it helped a little, but if youre in a humid area (thick woods next to a canal after it rained in 75-80 degree weather) youre going to get A CRAP LOAD of fog, the anti fog wipes help a little bit
also, i am pretty skinny and my face is pretty boney. there is a BIG gap from the inside of my cheek bones all the way up to the very top of the bridge of my nose. big enough that i can slide my pinky finger in the gap without touching the goggles.
can wear with a hat (not backwards)
lower profile than desert locusts
good ventilation unless youre in a super humid and hot place like FL most of the year
kind of expensive
dont fit boney faces well
NO THERMAL LENS (would make these almost perfect)
fogs badly in hot and humid weather
low profile could be a problem if you want to run them with a mesh lower mask
Here at Airsoft GI, one of our main goals is to promote safety. In airsoft, the most important piece of equipment is eye protection. Anyone who is near an airsoft gun must wear eye protection at all times! No exceptions! Even when you are not in an actual game, you must wear eye protection.
As a real steel shooter, the primary factor I look for in shooting glasses is the lens. The lens on all my shooting glasses (including sunglasses) must meet or exceed the A.N.S.I. Z87.1. A.N.S.I. stands for the American National Standards Institute, which establishes standards for products, services, processes, systems and personnel in the United States. A.N.S.I. Z87.1 is the national standard for eye and face protection.
I use a pair of Oakley glasses when I am shooting. Every pair of Oakley glasses exceeds the A.N.S.I. Z87.1 standard. The cool thing about this pair of Oakley glasses is it has clear and dark lenses for indoor and outdoor shooting. Whenever I am handling a firearm (shooting at the range or cleaning it at home), I will put that pair of glasses on. Whenever I am at work handling airsoft guns (shooting or not), I will still wear that pair of glasses.
For airsoft games, obviously there are only a few types of eye protection which airsofters are allowed to use. In fact, airsoft fields require all airsofters who participate in any airsoft games to wear fully sealed eye protection such as goggles and full face masks.
I like using full seal goggles whenever I play airsoft. The benefit is a good portion of my face is protected, and I can still use the optics (or even iron sights) on my airsoft gun. The goggles I use is the Revision Desert Locust Ballistic Goggles.
Revision makes phenomenal products. The Revision Desert Locust Ballistic Goggles are standard issue in the United States Army. The lenses manufactured by Revision Eyewear exceeded the A.N.S.I. Z87.1 standard. Another reason why I chose the Revision Desert Locust Ballistic Goggles are the lenses can be changed easily. If you purchased the Essential Kit, it comes with a clear lens as well as a smoke lens.
Another decent brand of eye protection which meets or exceeded the standards of A.N.S.I. Z87.1 is Bobster. As you can see below, there is a layer of foam around the edge of the glasses, making it sealed shooting glasses. A good majority of airsoft fields actually allow these “sealed” shooting glasses. But I would not recommend it, especially if it is an indoor field.
Last but not least, the full face masks. Airsofters favor the full face masks the most, especially in C.Q.B. (Close Quarter Battles). Full face masks cover the operator’s entire face, from the forehead to the chin. Believe it or not, a lot of full face masks do not meet the A.N.S.I. Z87.1 standards. If you are looking to purchase a full face mask, make sure you do your research before you spend your cash!
One of the brands that does meet or exceeded the A.N.S.I. Z87.1 standards is Save Phace. Save Phace masks also come with the dual panel thermal lens, which means the lenses are anti-fog. Save Phace also has different color lenses (sold separately) and different styles of masks to meet your need.
Having eye protection for airsoft and real steel shooting is extremely important. Just like the deputies at the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department mentioned, “Airsoft is a fun sport, but it is not worth losing your eyes over it.” Even if you are not playing airsoft (or real steel shooting), but you are near an airsoft gun (or firearms), I strongly recommend that you wear your eye protection. I am Andrew, until next time, stay safe, get out and play airsoft, and WEAR YOUR EYE PROTECTION!
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A.N.S.I. Z87.1 Rated?
Are these rated at least A.N.S.I. Z87.1? I'm not seeing anything in the description.
110 days ago
(I have this same question)
Staff Answer: Yes the are ANSI rated
109 days ago
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This product was added to our catalog on Saturday 30 May, 2009.
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