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I am looking into hearing protection for this coming season. I've Seen some on the Forum from Lee Valley.
http://www.leevalley.com/en/wood/pag...=1,42207,42227

I recently saw some at lowes that were simialar. I read the reviews and it had mixed reviews Some love some hate. The ones that hated it ALL had the SAME problems. Has anyone used the Lee Valley ones? I want something good and reliable. I do get tired of listening to the same stuff so radio might be nice for occasional use.
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I am looking into hearing protection for this coming season. I've Seen some on the Forum from Lee Valley.
http://www.leevalley.com/en/wood/pag...=1,42207,42227

I recently saw some at lowes that were simialar. I read the reviews and it had mixed reviews Some love some hate. The ones that hated it ALL had the SAME problems. Has anyone used the Lee Valley ones? I want something good and reliable. I do get tired of listening to the same stuff so radio might be nice for occasional use.
I use these http://www.homedepot.com/h_d1/N-5yc1...atalogId=10053

I love them
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I run with Stihl, tried the cheap ones and i'll never go back....

This is what i wear now, a bit pricey but worth every dime
http://www.stihlusa.com/apparel/headphone-radio.html
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We get the cheap $15 sets and put music headphones inside of them...drowns out noise or u can buy the $50 and still have the same problems....
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These are the very ones I use as well!
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These are what I use and they are fantastic..the price isnt ridiculous and they supress more noise than anything ive tried before.. i have 3 pairs..one for each person in my crew..

they will throw an mp3 into the jack it has too
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which do you use JK
oops sorry about that..coulda sworn i put the link in there

you can get them online or i got mine on sale at menards

even though they are box store..they work amazingly..you can barely hear a voice 5 feet away from you with them on.

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http://stanleypersonalprotection.com...20Input%20Jack
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