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Parallel Max sunglasses employ the same performance-driven frame and fit as the Parallel, but with an enlarged lens profile for added coverage while still maintaining their minimalist look and feel.


Smith Parallel Max sunglasses give you full coverage advanced-optics lenses in a streamlined, lightweight frame for ultimate outdoor adventure performance. Smith Carbonic TLT (Tapered Lens Technology) lenses are engineered to be the most impact resistant lenses in the world. TLT lenses are optically corrected to maximize visual clarity and object definition. Tough and light Evolve(TM) frames are constructed with over 50% bio-based materials. Polarized lenses reduce the effects of the sun's glare on water and snow, making these shades great for paddling, fishing, skiing and snowboarding. Hydrophilic Megol nose and temple pads gently grip your skin to help keep your Smith frames in place. The gripping power increases when introduced to moisture. Hydroleophobic lens coating repels moisture, grease and grime. 100% UVA/B/C protection shields your eyes from harmful rays. Brown frames feature Polarized Brown lenses. Black frames feature Polarized Gray lenses. Medium fit / Large coverage.


Free Shipping. Smith Parallel D-Max Polarized Sunglasses FEATURES of the Smith Parallel D-Max Polarized Sunglasses Medium Fit / X-Large coverage Carbonic TLT Lenses Evolve Frame Material Hydroleophobic Lens Coating Hydrophilic Megol Nose and Temple Pads 9 Base Lens Curvature Frame Measurements 71-15-125

- Moosejaw

Perform your best whether training for a tri or prepping for a road race - just like one of Todd Carmichael's athletes - with Smith's Parallel Max sunglasses - the official eyewear of Carmichael Training Systems. Slide them on and never readjust the light, injection-molded nylon frames that have grippy megol nose and temple pads to keep them in place while tough Carbonic TLT lenses provide sport-ready impact resistance with tapered lens construction and polarization for optical precision and cutting glare.

- Mountain Gear