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It doesn’t matter whether you’re shooting indoors or out, whether you’re firing one shot while out hunting or a fusillade while you and your buddies plinking away at the range: you need to protect your hearing. The noise from a single gunshot can cause immediate hearing damage, so take reasonable precautions and protect your hearing. Read the Shooter’s Log guide to buying the best hearing protection.
“Today marks an important step in protecting the Second Amendment freedoms of America’s hunters and sportsmen and strengthening our outdoor heritage,” said Chris W. Cox, executive director, NRA-ILA. “The SHARE Act will cut burdensome red tape that restricts millions of hunters and sportsmen.” The SHARE Act also includes the Hearing Protection Act to protect the hearing of hunters and shooters. Read the full story to learn more.
Despite its thin profile, the Razor series is rated for a Noise Reduction Rating (NRR) of 23 dB. That equates to about a 400% sound reduction at the ear. The Razor Patriot is powered by two “AA” batteries to operate the Omni-directional microphones and HD speakers featuring a .02-second reaction time. Like all headphones, a proper fit is necessary, but not all headphones are the same. Read the full review to learn how the Razor performed at the range.
There are two things wrong with hearing protection today. First, the units are too big. How many times have you (personally), or a shooter you were helping, touched off the trigger on a rifle or shotgun only to cringe because the stock of the gun pushed against the muff and broke the seal? Enter Walker’s Game Ear and the Razor Series.
Radians has developed a custom molded earplug for a fraction of the cost and that you can easily mold right at your desk. One of the Shooter’s Log contributors does just that and finds that they are excellent for blocking out not only gunfire, but the boss’s voice, as well.