• Why Digital Hearing Protection is Advantageous

    Hunters, as well as gun range, backyard and target shooters can suffer serious and permanent damage to their inner ear drums when exposed to gunshots without wearing ear protection. Nevertheless, individuals will often neglect to use this protection, either because they are unaware of how significant the damage can be, or when their options consist […]

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  • Ways to Prevent Hearing Loss

    No one wants hearing loss. Imagine getting older and not being able to hear the birds chirping, the waves crashing against the shore, or grandkids laughing.   Hearing loss is caused by your ears being exposed to extremely loud noises over time. If you spent most of your days on a shooting range, airport runway, […]

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  • What Can You Do If You Have Tinnitus?

    If you ask around, chances are you’ll discover a friend or relative has chronic tinnitus, which is a persistent “ringing in the ears” or “sound in the head” with no external source. Those with tinnitus may experience any number of auditory sounds, like whistling, buzzing, chirping, hissing, or humming. The sounds may come and go […]

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  • What is a Noise Reduction Rating (NRR)?

    A Noise Reduction Rating or NRR is a system used to measure the amount a hearing protection device is capable of reducing sound exposure in decibels. The higher the NRR of a hearing protector, the more effective it will be at reducing noise. The amount of exposure to sound when wearing a shooting hearing protection […]

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  • How Sound is Measured in Decibels

    When you hear a loud noise, you most likely flinch as a reaction. If you have an excessively loud noise, you may even cover your ears. It’s a reflex action that results from both shock and irritation from such a loud noise invading your hearing. If you’re prepared for the oncoming loud noise, such as […]

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  • 5 Ways to Stay Safe When Shooting a Firearm

    Too many people accidentally get injured or even worse when others are not safe with their firearms. There are many reasons to always be thinking about firearm safety, five of which can help you and others have a good experience with guns, rather than end up in an unfortunate situation.   First, the most important […]

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