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AS 1609-1981



A Withdrawn Standard is one, which is removed from sale, and its unique number can no longer be used. The Standard can be withdrawn and not replaced, or it can be withdrawn and replaced by a Standard with a different number.

Eye protectors for motor cyclists and racing car drivers

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Specifies material, optical quality and mechanical strength. Provision is made for the limited use of tinted lenses. Test methods are in appendices.

This standard specifies requirements for eye protectors for motor cyclists and racing car drivers. It deals with materials, construction, attach ment, optical properties, testing, labelling and marking.The standard incorporates the basic requirements for eye protectors capable of maintaining visibility andproviding protection for the eyes of motor cyclists and racing car drivers.

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