Jul 17

Peltor AO Safety 90541 WorkTunes AM/FM Hearingm Protector with Digital Tuning and MP3 Input

This pair of ear defenders is for those who treasure their hearing but still love music – presenting the AO Safety 90541 ear defenders/earmuffs by Peltor, part of its WorkTunes series of ear defenders. This pair of ear defenders allows the user to protect his/her ears from noisy, dangerous sounds (think power equipment) while enjoying music …

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Jul 14

Peltor 97070 Junior Earmuff, Black

                            It’s yet another Peltor ear defenders review for kids! This time its the 97070 black ear defenders/earmuff. Like the Peltor Kid’s Earmuff reviewed before, the Junior ear defenders is specifically designed for children, women and smaller head users. The smaller headband provides a …

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Jul 12

Howard Leight R-01526 Impact Sport Electronic Earmuff

                    The more pricier of ear defenders in the market, the electronic R-01526 has additional features which justifies its price. Below are the features of the electronic R-01526 ear defenders: Automatic noise protection – amplification automatically shuts off at 82dB attenuating impulse and continuous noise Sound …

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Jul 09

Peltor Kid’s Earmuff, Blue, Pink

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                      Small it may be, but that is what these ear defenders are for… kids! Despite its size, these ear defenders are still highly effective and are specifically designed to be lightweight and comfortable enough for kids. With a SNR/NRR 22 protection, this model sports …

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Jul 09

Level of Noise Reduction required

The Single Number Rating (SNR) and Noise Reduction Rating (NRR) determines the degree of noise cancellation the ear defenders or earplug provides. When choosing ear defenders, it is important to note its SNR/NRR and ensure that after deduction the noise passing through the ear defenders is below 85dB.  This is to ensure that prolonged exposure …

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Jul 08

Peltor H10A Optime 105 Over-the-Head Earmuff

            One of the most popular ear defenders in the markets, this model sports a dual cup patented Twin Cup which is designed to minimize resonance achieving maximum high and low frequency attuation. This patented design provides the highest noise reduction rating for an earmuff tested in an approved laboratory. The H10A …

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Jul 02

Filtered v.s Non Filtered

Filtered v.s Non filtered Ear Defenders Filtered ear defenders allow essential sounds of lower decibels to be heard through the ear defenders to your ears, such as that of normal speech and ambient sounds such as the telephone ringing. At the same time, filtered ear defenders block out undesirable sounds of higher decibels which are …

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Jul 01

Why use Ear Defenders?

Ear defenders, or acoustic earmuffs,are made up of two cups that surround the ears, with the two cups being connected by a headband (some ear defenders sport a neckband instead). The cups of the ear defenders are lined with acoustic foam that absorbs sound by increasing air resistance for the sound waves and thus protecting the user from excessively loud …

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