Welding Eyewear Protection

Welding Filter Shading

MCR Safety filter shade lenses protect against ultraviolet and infrared radiation that is generated when working with molten metal and in welding, cutting, soldering, and brazing operations. Since welding generates some bright light, we light transmission is an important topic. Just click on the filter shade below and we will show you all the styles we offer!

  • Green Lens
  • 30% of Light is Transmitted


  • Green or Gray Lens
  • 12% of Light is Transmitted


  • Green or Gray Lens
  • 2% of Light is Transmitted


Application Shading Guide

Below is a guide to help determining the correct filter shade for the application:

Operation Recommended Filter Shade
Torch Soldering 2.0
Torch Brazing 3.0
Light Cutting up to 1 Inch 3.0
Medium Cutting 1 to 6 Inches 5.0
Heavy Cutting more than 6 Inches 5.0
Gas welding, light, up to 1/8 Inch 5.0
Gas welding, medium, 1/8 to 1/2 Inch 5.0

RP2 Series with Filter 2.0 Green Lens


RP2 Series with Filter 3.0 Green Lens


RP2 Series with Filter 5.0 Green Lens

Styles with Filter Shade Options

When it comes to welding eyewear, stylish options are important. We've got you covered...
UD2 Series
  • Filter 3.0 & 5.0
  • Gray Lens
S21 Series
  • Filter 3.0 & 5.0
  • Green Lens
DL1 Series
  • Filter 3.0 & 5.0
  • Green Lens
Law (LW2) Series
  • Filter 2.0, 3.0, & 5.0
  • Green and Gray Lens
RP2 Series
  • Filter 2.0, 3.0, & 5.0
  • Green Lens
ST1 Series
  • Filter 3.0 & 5.0
  • Green Lens
T1 Series
  • Filter 3.0 & 5.0
  • Green Lens
98 Series
  • Filter 2.0 & 5.0
  • Green Lens


MCR Safety Headgear and Faceshields

MCR Safety’s headgear and face shields offer superior protection from liquid splashes, flying metal, and hot welding sparks that would otherwise be damaging to the face.


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