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Can Glasses Protect Your Eyes From Birdshot?

By Jeff Johnston

For years we've been told to wear eye protection while shooting. Common sense says it's good policy, but what level of protection can we expect? Disregarding manufacturer claims and forgotten studies, I grabbed a shotgun, a box of shells and an assortment of brand-new-but-soon-to-be-demolished glasses in order to determine:

August 24, 2011