Can you fix semi rimless glasses?

Charlotte Lindop   |   Member since 2016  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Use this guide to repair semi - rimless glasses with a broken or loose retaining thread or lenses that have come out of the spectacles. This is a quick, simple repair. It can be done at home easily with tools like tweezers, fishing thread (as per the glass hole size), nail cutters, and scissors.

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Bryon Spencer   |   Member since 2018  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Likewise, can rimless glasses be repaired?

Your Totally Rimless eyeglassess can be repaired and they'll look and feel like new.

Subsequently, question is, how do you pop lenses out of glasses without breaking them? If there are some screws on the frames, you can use the tiny screwdriver to unscrew them, then you can pop out the lenses easily. If your glasses frame is plastic, then you should directly press the round part of the lenses by force, and then the the lenses can be popped out.

Chuck Cooper   |   Member since 2011  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Subsequently, question is, how do I fix my fish line glasses?


  1. Holding frames in your free hand, insert the fishing line into the small holes near the bridge of the glasses, on the inside.
  2. Thread out, then thread back in.
  3. Take the other end of the line, from the inside, and wrap in the other hole on the other side.
  4. Insert the lens into the built-in groove in the frame.

Wade Flett   |   Member since 2008  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

How do semi rimless glasses work?

As the name suggests, Semi - rimless glasses or half - rim glasses are glasses that just have the rim on the top portion of the front of the frame attaching it to the arms/temples. In these glasses the lenses are mounted between the top rim of the frame and thin silicon wire that holds the lenses together.

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Henry Long   |   Member since 2013  |  ✔ Verified

Can you reuse glasses frames?

It may be possible to re - use your frames, but it depends on their condition, your particular prescription, and the lenses and options you choose. Glasses can take from 3 - 7 days, depending on the prescription, special finishes, etc.

Daria Bryant   |   Member since 2009  |  ✔ Verified

Can lenses be cut to fit another frame?

Contrary to what many chain optical companies may tell you, the answer is yes! If your frame is broken beyond repair, your lenses can be accurately cut down to fit another frame. However, it is important that after any repair, the eyeglasses are realigned to ensure accuracy and comfort.

Boris Trent   |   Member since 2010  |  ✔ Verified

How much does it cost to put lenses in frames at Walmart?

Walmart fills prescriptions for frames purchased elsewhere for $10 plus the cost of the lenses; Costco charges $18.

Sadie Whittle   |   Member since 2009  |  ✔ Verified

Can silhouette eyeglasses be repaired?

Yes, Silhouette eyewear can be repaired and certain parts can be replaced. You don't have to buy a whole new pair of eyewear.

Michaela Baker   |   Member since 2015  |  ✔ Verified

How much does it cost to put old lenses in new frames?

To put new lenses into your existing frames, there is a fee which varies by store but is usually around $10, in addition to the purchase price of the lenses themselves.

Alessandra Farrant   |   Member since 2019  |  ✔ Verified

Can you replace one lens in glasses?

If you do replace only one lens, make sure the anti reflective coating brand and type is duplicated to match the original. If you need an update in prescription, you may as well update both lenses. Just know the average life span of a pair of glasses with full time wear is 23 years.

Hank Eyres   |   Member since 2020  |  ✔ Verified

Can you put prescription lenses in any frames?

Other types of frames still can't be made to hold any type of prescription lens, as the grooves on prescription lenses result in a lot of different kinds of cheaper frames being incompatible with them. Thus, you can only put your prescription lenses in frames that are compatible with them.

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