• Our featured affiliate vendor of the week is Larimars Luxury Menswear Larimars, based in Ontario, Canada, specializes in handmade and semi-handmade shirts made in their family owned factory, with over 1000 fabrics from which to choose!

    Please check them out and take advantage of their introductory offer for Styleforum. The discount code is in thread!

  • STYLE. COMMUNITY. GREAT CLOTHING.

    Bored of counting likes on social networks? At Styleforum, you’ll find rousing discussions that go beyond strings of emojis.

    Click Here to join Styleforum's thousands of style enthusiasts today!

Some help with rayban aviator models..

kalye

Well-Known Member
Joined
Feb 26, 2012
Messages
93
Reaction score
0
What's the diff between

RB 3026/ L2821 aviator g-15

And..

Rayban 327 294 RB 3025_62_00L GOLD_615

???

Whenever I asked for oversize ( big head) they gave me different models..
 

New Shoes1

Distinguished Member
Joined
Aug 18, 2011
Messages
4,570
Reaction score
3,582
3026 is an oversized lens that is shaped slightly different from the classic aviator. 62 mm in the 3025 is the large size for the classic aviators. FWIW, I have a big head, but found the 62 mm 3025's too big and the 58 mm size much better.
 

kalye

Well-Known Member
Joined
Feb 26, 2012
Messages
93
Reaction score
0
I fit the 62 3025 and it was the best fit for me. I haven't had a chance to compare with smaller models though. Just the 2 I mentioned.

Is there a 60? Or is the next smallest a 58 for the 3025..
 

aj555

Member
Joined
Mar 27, 2012
Messages
24
Reaction score
2
While on the topic of Rayban Aviators.... I don't wear sunglasses much, but my dad was a commercial pilot for 25 years and wore aviators all the time. He says the quality of Rayban is garbage, and they break fairly easily. He recommended getting a pair of Serengeti aviators. I don't think they make aviators anymore, you can still find them online. The look of his is very close to a lot of Raybans I have seen, and he has had them for 8 years. Just figured I would throw that out there.
 

kalye

Well-Known Member
Joined
Feb 26, 2012
Messages
93
Reaction score
0
Serengetis don't fit my AZN face very well. But yeah they're nice. Never seen the aviator models tho.

When fitting.. How do u know it fits well when the nose pads haven't been adjusted?

I tried another 3025 62 today from another store. The fit was abit off but I think it was the same model just a different color way. It was a cheaper too by around $30.
 

kalye

Well-Known Member
Joined
Feb 26, 2012
Messages
93
Reaction score
0

3026 is an oversized lens that is shaped slightly different from the classic aviator.  62 mm in the 3025 is the large size for the classic aviators.  FWIW, I have a big head, but found the 62 mm 3025's too big and the 58 mm size much better.

My dad has the 3025 58mm. It's too small for the both of us.
 

Featured Sponsor

Corduroy…who wore it best?

  • @khughes44

    Votes: 9 12.7%
  • @duke santos

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • @DavidLane

    Votes: 19 26.8%
  • @Old Red

    Votes: 3 4.2%
  • @Chadclass

    Votes: 15 21.1%
  • @An Acute Style (first post)

    Votes: 5 7.0%
  • @Digital Native

    Votes: 3 4.2%
  • @DapperPhilly

    Votes: 5 7.0%
  • @YankeeWithNoBrim

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • @Eli Curt

    Votes: 2 2.8%
  • @psb

    Votes: 10 14.1%

Forum statistics

Threads
486,082
Messages
10,331,151
Members
217,220
Latest member
jacksongrey3596

New Poll Test

.
Top