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Randolph Engineering Aviator Sunglasses Bayonet Temples

Bayonet temples are those side fold out pieces that go back over your ears and hug the side of your head. It's interesting to hear people when they call me and ask about those "straight back side thingies"! Most people don't really understand the nomenclature of the parts of a pair of sunglasses. Mostly they talk about the lenses - which are important, of course - however, if the frame falls apart then the lenses are of little use. So it pays to understand a bit about temples in general, and bayonet temples in particular. What Do Bayonet Temples Look...