Q: Are these Eclipse Glasses really safe to look at the sun?
A: There are safe ways to look at the sun. You never look at the sun without special eye protection. Rainbow Symphony Store offers a full range of certified solar viewing devices.
Q: Are your glasses certified? Have they been tested?
A: Our Eclipse Shades® have been tested and meets the original requirements for "CE" scale 12-16 of EN 169/1992. Most recently we were retested to meet 2012 Transmission Requirements of EN 1836:2005 & AS/NZS 1338.1:1992 for eclipse filters. (Queensland Directive)
Q: Can your glasses be used in conjunction with my camera or binoculars?
A: The Eclipse Shades - Safe Solar Viewing Glasses should not be used with any other optical appliances such as cameras, telescopes or binoculars. We do have our line of Solar Filters designed specifically for this application.
Q: Can I get my Eclipse Shades® personalized with our company name and sponsors?
A: Absolutely!! Custom Imprinted Eclipse Shades® are a great way to promote any business, planetarium, museum, school or astronomy clubs. IMPORTANT: Please order early to guarantee delivery of your Eclipse Shades® before total solar eclipse 2017 takes place!!
Q: I have an older pair of Eclipse Shades that I used for a previous eclipse. Will they be Ok to use for Eclipse 2017?
A: They should be fine to use. We would suggest that you examine the lenses for any defects and make sure there are no light leaks between the lenses and the frame as a safety precaution.