Eyesight / glasses/ this job

Discussion in 'Chit Chat & Introductions' started by boarcity, Feb 7, 2015.

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  1. boarcity

    boarcity Guest

    just been chattin with friends about eyesight and this job. iv never seen a windie with glasses , have you?

    im thinking that you need to be able to focus on the glass surface [and not look thru it] to check for cleanliness. by doing this focussing you use you eye muscles a lot more than what is usual, hence it makes your eye vision better than average. what dyou reckon ?
     
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  2. Diwrnach

    Diwrnach Grand Master
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    I wear glasses, I have better than 20/20 vision with them on.
     
  3. Tuffers

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    My eyes have shot over the last 12 months. I have to wear readers to read owt.
     
  4. SPCleaning

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    I have just been prescribed reading glasses at 0.25 (I think) but I forget to wear them as I can see to read without them. They said as time goes on I will find myself reaching for them more often. Personally I don't like them. I can see the computer with them on but if anyone speaks to me and I look up I can't see a thing.
     
  5. boarcity

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    do you wear them out cleaning, in the job though? one of my ex employees had a pair but couldnt wear them when working, couldnt focus if my memories correct
     
  6. RyanL

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    I wear glasses but got them before I became a windy, too many years in customer service sitting infront of a monitor. I do wear them when cleaning but my lenses are anti glare which is a big help over specs that aren't.
     
  7. cheapncheerful

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    funny you should post this boar as thursday was the first day I can ever remember wearing my specs...I have always been as blind as the proverbial bat and always hate wearing my beer goggles...not bothered at home obviously but...

    I ER...lost my glasses in the wicked witches hedge last year and so I had to get some new ones..

    I HATE shopping or any thing which removes me from the comfort zone of my chair but after the worst six hours of my life I have new contacts and two pairs of new glasses and I paid extra for the thinnest lense and so thursday ..a 6am start I carried on in my specs all day....of course no one saw me ...as you know I am a sneaky windy ...actually the last two did catch me but didnt notice.

    I must admit I prefer my contacts as glasses can get knocked off but I worked okay in them..after awhile I just forgot I was wearing them and looking at the glass didnt bother me at all..
     
  8. Diwrnach

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    Worn glasses since I was maybe 6? only leave my face for bed pretty much.
     
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    I'm blind as a bat but it dont stop me driving :D
     
  10. Eclipse

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    I wear glasses, I have better than 20/20 vision with them on.
     
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