“what does this # mean : ANSI rated Z87.1”

Asked by Carpevino from tn on 3/19/2015 6:18:14 AM
  • It is a measure of impact resistance. Think safety glasses.
    Answered on 3/19/2015 6:29:16 AM by jmmysms from ATL
  • This indicates that the item has been rated by the American National Standards Institute.

    "ANSI is a private non-profit organization that oversees the development of voluntary consensus standards for products, services, processes, systems, and personnel in the United States." (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_National_Standards_Institute)
    Answered on 3/19/2015 7:03:45 AM by Product Specialist Greg from Company Headquarters
  • not positive-think it is a safety rating for lens
    Answered on 3/19/2015 7:24:48 AM by thixotropy from mosquito lagoon
  • ANSI rated Z87.1 means that these glasses have gone threw a series of tests to be rated as Z871. These aren't your average sunglasses, these are glasses that will protect your eyes in many ways. You can search, ANSI rate Z87.1 on line for more info.

    I use my Coyote Eye's every day. I love them.

    Answered on 3/19/2015 9:08:41 AM by ~Steele~ from Kodiak AK
  • I have no idea, sorry. I did not write that.
    Answered on 3/19/2015 10:57:18 AM by Mtngirl from Vermont
  • ANSI /ISEA Z87.1-2010 is the product of Accredited Standards Committee Z87, recognized by the American National Standards Institute. ISEA has held the secretariat of this committee since June 2004.

    Click on this site for complete details:

    https://www.safetyequipment.org/c/stdz871-2010.cfm
    Answered on 3/25/2015 12:29:06 AM by Anonymous from Colorado