Oakley will offer the new Jawbreaker in seven different colorways to start – although given all the small pieces used, fully custom versions are virtually guaranteed to be coming soon.Oakley worked with Mark Cavendish to develop the new Jawbreaker sunglasses.Oakley Sunglasses.The new Oakley Jawbreaker is arguably the company’s boldest design in years.Althought the physical width isn’t much bigger than Oakley’s Radarlock XL, the new Jawbreaker looks positively enormous with the additional coverage up top and the full-framed design.Oakley Sunglasses Outlet.Each pair of Oakley Jawbreakers comprise 27 separate pieces.Compared with the Radarlock and Jawbone, the new Oakley Jawbreaker wraps further around the sides of your head.
Instead of use snap-together plastic parts to secure the lens as with Jawbone, Jawbreaker uses a proper cam mechanism that’s partially made of metal and built into the nosepiece.Oakleys On Sale. It makes for a more secure connection and helps the Jawbreaker feel impressively sturdy overall Once the nosepiece cam is opened up, the entire lower frame pivots downward, releasing the lens.Cheap Oakley Sunglasses.The lower frame rotates on spherical hinges.As on other recent Oakley interchangeable-lens models, the new Jawbreaker frame is lined with small rubber pads to help protect the lens edges from damage.Oakley Womens Sunglasses.
The earpieces can be adjusted to three different lengths. Instead of using a simple snap-together toggled setup, Oakley instead uses a more complex hinged arrangement.The new Oakley Jawbreaker (bottom) doesn’t actually measure much differently than the Radarlock XL model (top) but on your face, they certainly appear way bigger.Fake Oakleys.Oakley’s new Prizm lens tints are very impressive.Oakley Sunglasses Sale. On the road, it’s slightly easier to read surface textures and markings than usual but it’s a dramatic difference off-road with the Trail version.Oakley today debuted its brand-new Jawbreaker sunglasses – designed in cooperation with superstar sprinter Mark Cavendish and arguably the company’s most audacious eyewear design in over a decade.
Jawbreaker is notably bigger than the Radarlock XL, its aesthetic is more polarizing than the Hincapie-era Racing Jackets, and the mechanical Switchlock gadgetry of the current Jawbone gets turned up a few notches to yield a set of decidedly over-the-top shades that’s sure to generate some heated discussion.First and foremost, the new Jawbreaker lens is big.Oakley Outlet. The width is roughly the same as the already-generous Radarlock XL but instead of dipping down in middle, the top of the lens now features an upward curve to provide a bigger field of view, particularly when riding in a low and aggressive position.Oakley Sunglasses For Men. The lower edge is now scalloped to provide a little more room around your cheeks but even so, the only way these look even remotely normal is when paired with a helmet.
The new Oakley Jawbreakers look massive on their own but they’re actually quite agreeable when paired with a helmet“For the cyclist it’s always been a tradeoff [to] get field of view and maximum protection but sacrifice ventilation,” said Oakley concept development director Ryan Calilung. “The size is intentional to give the user all three – an increased upward field of view with ventilation and protection.Cheap Oakleys. This is important for the ‘eyes-up/head-down’ body position for cycling. Jawbreaker has a level of vision and protection without compromise, beyond what the consumer has seen before.Discount Oakley. It’s a statement piece with real performance benefits.”While the Jawbreaker’s looks are unquestionably polarizing, they’re to a large extent dictated by the design’s dizzying array of moving parts and gadgets. In fact, 27 separate pieces go into just one pair of glasses.