Aluminum is mostly used in the high-end eyewear
market because it creates unique looks. The sleek look of aluminum is easily
recognizable and always tends to look very modern. It is as strong as steel but
is much lighter.
It is lightweight and highly corrosion-resistant and
finally, it is hypoallergenic and tends to keep its shape over time.Handmade Acetate
Hand pressed and molded, In comparison mass-produced injection-molded plastic frames
are uncomfortable, easily broken and must be spray painted to achieve shine or
This type of plastic is made using a mold where the hot
liquefied plastic is placed. Once cooled it solidifies into the frame, to which
colors are added. These types of frames are more flexible and can bend without
damage. These frames cost less than acetate frames as the production is quite
efficient, and therefore, make very affordable eyeglasses
Being a titanium-based alloy, this material has a great
capacity to retain it's shape. These frames are lightweight and very flexible.
As a mixture of a broad range of metals, this is a widely
used cost effective metal.
cost effective selection. This is the best material for explosive color, and
for getting laminated frames that have layered colors. If you are looking for light cost effective eyeglasses frame
this is one to consider.
This is a silver-gray metal that's lightweight, durable, strong
and corrosion-resistant. Here we have
pure titanium and not an alloy.
Stainless steel frames are light weight, low toxicity and
strong; many are hypoallergenic because they are nickel-free. They are a good
cost effective alternative to pure titanium.
Stainless Steel and Ultem Temples
Ultem ,a new material, is a very durable, yet light and flexible
alternative to metals. By using it for
temples these frames utilize the hypoallergenic quality of stainless steel,
with the flexible and super light Ultem.Tr-90
TR-90 is an extremely durable material that is unusually
flexible and lightweight, providing a very comfortable fit. There is great
color depth and much less fading with exposure to sunlight.
Put the extreme durability of tr-90 and add to it more
flexibility. You get a frame that is extremely light weight, and very
flexible.TR-90 flexible is a perfect
solution for kids and active adults along with polycarbonate coating for extra safety.
Wood offers a very ecologically sound choice. Though it is
stiff and not adjustable, it has a natural beauty that is undeniable and usually
handmade and much more expensive.