Category Archives: Welding Safety Products

Can I Use Welding Glasses to Look at the Sun?

welding-sun

People usually avoid looking directly at the sun. Beyond the fact that it’s painful, it can cause severe vision impairment and partial blindness. However, there are many good reasons for viewing the sun — such as during a solar eclipse. Although it occurs about twice a year on the earth, an eclipse is a rare…

An Introduction to Safety Eye Wear for Welding and Torching

Model-55-Torching-Welding-Safety-Glasses

You don’t have to be a professional welder to know that whenever you are welding or torching, your eyes need protection. It’s just common sense. So if you are a welder in need of some updated safety eye wear or you are beginning a welding project for the first-time and need a high quality safety…

Phillips Safety on Welding Safety: Sodium Flare Reduction

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Welding has always been considered something of a dangerous occupation due to the high percentage of eye and face related work injuries reported to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. It goes without saying that safety equipment is a must in the industry, but not all products are created equal. With the proper use of today’s most…

Fix Your Goggles or Hood with High Quality Glass Welding Lenses

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While many types of safety gear use plastic for critical components, this is not true of welding glasses, goggles, and hoods. That’s because welding produces hot sparks that would create melt marks in plastic lenses and render them unusable. In fact, if something hot enough hits a plastic lens, it’ll melt all the way through….

Clip-On, Flip-Up Furnace Observation Glasses

hard-hat-foundry

Molten metal is both extremely bright and extremely hot, so it isn’t safe to look at it without special eyewear. Yet, many people whose jobs entail furnace observation also have to do plenty of things where such eyewear isn’t appropriate. This can lead to a lax attitude when it comes to putting glasses on, especially…

Welding Lenses: Gold vs. Green

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A welder’s most important instrument is inarguably the eyes, so choosing the right welding lens should be a safety priority. Welding goggles, helmets, and masks all rely on a well-constructed, glass safety lens to protect the face and eyes. Along with optimum protection the safety lens should also be able to provide a clear view of the task at hand. Because the welding lens is…

The History of AO Safety Cool Blue Welding Lenses and AlloWeld Safety Glasses and Super Magenta Drop-In Lenses

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Welding without proper protection poses many dangers to your eyes. That’s why welders need to always wear safety glasses or goggles or a safety hood that guard their vision. Many wear glasses underneath their hoods. In the history of welding safety lenses, one brand name has become legendary in the profession: American Optics Safety Weld…

Welders: Use the Correct Safety Eye-wear

welder

Attention to worker safety is an integral part of good business practices. Personal protective includes tools, barriers, signs, and much more. And, while it may seem to be just one aspect of overall safety in the workplace, the importance of occupation safety eyewear cannot be overemphasized. Many professionals, doctors, glass workers, construction workers, perform daily functions that…

Ten benefits of Passive Welding filters

welding

Welding is a dangerous profession. The heat of the torch could seriously harm the welder. Welders need serious protective gear. One essential piece of protection equipment for any welder are the protective lens. You need a lens that protects your eyes while still allowing you to see well. There are two types of protective lens,…

Welding lenses colors

Welding Magnifier

At Phillips-Safety we offer a variety of different Welding Lenses Colors to suit different needs. We use the most up-to-date technology and offer the best quality for all your welding application needs. Athermal® Green: Shades Available: 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 or 14 Available in a circular 50mm lens, Small 2 x…

Category Archives: Welding Safety Products

Can I Use Welding Glasses to Look at the Sun?

welding-sun

People usually avoid looking directly at the sun. Beyond the fact that it’s painful, it can cause severe vision impairment and partial blindness. However, there are many good reasons for viewing the sun — such as during a solar eclipse. Although it occurs about twice a year on the earth, an eclipse is a rare…

An Introduction to Safety Eye Wear for Welding and Torching

Model-55-Torching-Welding-Safety-Glasses

You don’t have to be a professional welder to know that whenever you are welding or torching, your eyes need protection. It’s just common sense. So if you are a welder in need of some updated safety eye wear or you are beginning a welding project for the first-time and need a high quality safety…

Phillips Safety on Welding Safety: Sodium Flare Reduction

welding1

Welding has always been considered something of a dangerous occupation due to the high percentage of eye and face related work injuries reported to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. It goes without saying that safety equipment is a must in the industry, but not all products are created equal. With the proper use of today’s most…

Fix Your Goggles or Hood with High Quality Glass Welding Lenses

welding_lens-13

While many types of safety gear use plastic for critical components, this is not true of welding glasses, goggles, and hoods. That’s because welding produces hot sparks that would create melt marks in plastic lenses and render them unusable. In fact, if something hot enough hits a plastic lens, it’ll melt all the way through….

Clip-On, Flip-Up Furnace Observation Glasses

hard-hat-foundry

Molten metal is both extremely bright and extremely hot, so it isn’t safe to look at it without special eyewear. Yet, many people whose jobs entail furnace observation also have to do plenty of things where such eyewear isn’t appropriate. This can lead to a lax attitude when it comes to putting glasses on, especially…

Welding Lenses: Gold vs. Green

welding_lens_-_large_4.5_x_5.25_green_

A welder’s most important instrument is inarguably the eyes, so choosing the right welding lens should be a safety priority. Welding goggles, helmets, and masks all rely on a well-constructed, glass safety lens to protect the face and eyes. Along with optimum protection the safety lens should also be able to provide a clear view of the task at hand. Because the welding lens is…

The History of AO Safety Cool Blue Welding Lenses and AlloWeld Safety Glasses and Super Magenta Drop-In Lenses

welding-30

Welding without proper protection poses many dangers to your eyes. That’s why welders need to always wear safety glasses or goggles or a safety hood that guard their vision. Many wear glasses underneath their hoods. In the history of welding safety lenses, one brand name has become legendary in the profession: American Optics Safety Weld…

Welders: Use the Correct Safety Eye-wear

welder

Attention to worker safety is an integral part of good business practices. Personal protective includes tools, barriers, signs, and much more. And, while it may seem to be just one aspect of overall safety in the workplace, the importance of occupation safety eyewear cannot be overemphasized. Many professionals, doctors, glass workers, construction workers, perform daily functions that…

Ten benefits of Passive Welding filters

welding

Welding is a dangerous profession. The heat of the torch could seriously harm the welder. Welders need serious protective gear. One essential piece of protection equipment for any welder are the protective lens. You need a lens that protects your eyes while still allowing you to see well. There are two types of protective lens,…

Welding lenses colors

Welding Magnifier

At Phillips-Safety we offer a variety of different Welding Lenses Colors to suit different needs. We use the most up-to-date technology and offer the best quality for all your welding application needs. Athermal® Green: Shades Available: 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 or 14 Available in a circular 50mm lens, Small 2 x…