Uvex Super Fit Chemical Resistant Glasses 9178-500

  • Chemical-resistant safety glasses with hinged side arms
  • Ideal for protection in clinical, laboratory environments
  • Autoclavable, allowing for multiple sterilisations
  • Offers reliable UV 400 protection for advanced protection


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Uvex Super Fit Chemical Resistant Glasses 9178-500

The Uvex Super Fit Chemical Resistant Glasses 9178-500 combine all the features of contemporary glasses with the benefits of cutting-edge materials. The ultra thin wraparound lens with a 6.5 base curvature provides excellent protection against mechanical hazards, as well as maximum optical clarity.

Key Specifications

  • Frame Marking: W 166 FT DIN CE
  • Lens Marking: 2C-1.2 W 1 FTKN DIN CE
  • Frame Strength: F, T
  • Lens Radiation Protection: 2C
  • Lens Light Transmission: 1.2
  • Optical Quality: 1
  • Lens Property: F, T, K, N
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EN Compliance of the Uvex Super Fit Safety Glasses

The Uvex Super Fit Safety Glasses are tested to EN standards to ensure the highest levels of performance. The standards to which these glasses comply are as follows:

  • EN 166 – Personal Eye Protection
  • EN 170 – Personal Eye Protection with Ultraviolet Filters

Why Choose Uvex Super Fit Glasses?

It's important to ensure that you have glasses that have a comfortable and practical design that is suited to your needs. The Uvex 9178-500 have a number of features that make them an ideal choice, including:

  • Chemical Resistance: The Uvex Super Fit lenses are the ultimate laboratory spectacles. With advanced chemical resistance, the safety spectacles are autoclavable, allowing for multiple sterilisations before and after usage.
  • Ease and Comfort: Everything about the Uvex 9178-500 glasses is streamlined for highly active work. Not only are their lenses aero-dynamically designed with side vents for cooling airflow, but their hinged side arms allow for easy storage.
  • Optimal Vision: The 9178-500 are fitted with ultra-thin wraparound lenses with a base curvature of 6.5. These ensure perfect peripheral vision for when it counts, whilst offering reliable UV 400 resistance where needed.

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Who Can Use the Uvex 9178-500 Glasses?

Extremely protective, comfortable and versatile, the Uvex Super Fit 9178-500 Glasses are suitable for a range of applications, especially those involving sterile work environments. Most often you will find them in:

  • Clean rooms
  • Food production
  • Hospitals
  • Laboratories

Key Features of the Uvex Super Fit Safety Spectacles

  • Lightweight safety glasses with hinged side arms
  • Extremely thin wraparound lenses ensure maximum optical clarity
  • Sporty design with Uvex X-Stream technology
  • Supplied with a white-blue frame and clear PC lenses
  • Autoclavable, chemical-resistant and anti-fog interior
  • Exceptionally scratch-resistant exterior for added protection
  • Offer reliable UV 400 protection

Wraparound Lenses

The Uvex Super Fit Safety Glasses are fitted with ultra-thin wraparound lenses with a base curvature of 6.5. Aerodynamically optimised, these lenses are angled forwards in order to provide optimum ventilation around the eyes, whilst providing excellent mechanical protection, with a small object impact rating of 45m/s.

Sizing Information

The Uvex Super Fit Safety Glasses are supplied in a single universal size that will be suitable for most users. Please note that you may return your glasses if you find them unsuitable, as long as they are in a resellable condition with all original documentation.

Conformity Statement

Conformity Statement
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