Customer Reviews4.0 / 5.0168 ReviewsDurability4.1 / 5Reliability4.1 / 5Performance3.9 / 5Ease Of Use4.2 / 5Value4.1 / 5Would You Recommend?Yes (17)No (2)Durability4 / 5Reliability4 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value3 / 5Would You Recommend?YesGood IFR TrainingWorks as expected but I wish it were more smudge resistant. Would recommend.June 27, 2020Purchased
3 weeks agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesGreat IFR training aid.Much better than the old hood I was using in the past. Stows away in plane--convenient!February 10, 2020Purchased
5 months agoDurability4 / 5Reliability4 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use4 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesGood gearI've yet to actually use the glasses, but they seem to be perfect for the need.January 30, 2020Purchased
5 months agoDurability2 / 5Reliability2 / 5Performance2 / 5Ease Of Use2 / 5Value3 / 5Would You Recommend?NoInexpensive and AdequateEvery plane should have a view limiting device on board. These will fit over your glasses, but not comfortably. When you put your headset on, the tips of the bows will dig into the side of your head. I would have been further ahead putting some masking tape onto a pair of safety glasses that are meant to be worn over glasses.July 17, 2019Purchased
1 year agoResponse from Sporty's Pilot ShopThank you for the review. These Training Glasses have adjustable hinges. This allows you to rotate the temple pieces upward and put them on top of the headset ear cup.July 18, 2019Doug RDurability3 / 5Reliability3 / 5Performance3 / 5Ease Of Use1 / 5Value3 / 5Would You Recommend?YesFit problemsNot great. Less than comfortable with my glasses. Looks like I need to buy an old fashioned hood. Without glasses I think they would be great.Thanks,Bruce G.March 19, 2019Purchased
1 year agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance4 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Sufficient for training, but you do get more peripheral view through than i woild like for true IFR. No worse than any others though
They do fit very comfortably.March 10, 2019Purchased
1 year agoDurability3 / 5Reliability4 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value3 / 5Would You Recommend?YesWork just fineThey are comfortable enough. Do the intended job during IFR simulation. No complaints.March 6, 2019Purchased
1 year agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesPerfect. Love them. As always exactly what I wanted from SportysMarch 4, 2019Purchased
1 year agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesIFR Training glassesThey seem to do everything very well. All that I expected.January 26, 2019Purchased
1 year agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesThey work great. They fit over my glasses and block my view well for instrument training.January 23, 2019Purchased
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- Question and Answer
Browse 4 questions Browse 4 questions and 3 answersare they latex free?Is it possible to purchase the Foffles with a reading pane (2x power readers) ?BEST ANSWER: No, The foggles would go over your prescription glasses.Also how does the IFR glasses 1743A compare to ViBAN IFR hood? thxBEST ANSWER: I wear prescription glasses when I fly and found the IFR glasses to be very uncomfortable and not provide complete coverage resulting in seeing outside the cockpit. The hood, on the other hand, is very comfortable even with my glasses. It provides excellent coverage so there is no cheating. I hope this helps.what are the pros -cons of clear vs yellow tint ? thanksBEST ANSWER: The tint acts like sunglasses.
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