Ear Defenders

Ear defenders are also known as earmuffs are designed to protect your hearing from various levels of hazardous noise pollution. All Ear Defenders carry an SNR rating (Single Number Rating) which is the European industry recognised standard level of protection offered. Using the right kind of ear defender protects your hearing from developing Tinnitus and hearing loss.

Protection
• H – High frequencies between
• M – Medium frequencies between
• L – Low frequencies between

Standards Met
• NSI S3.19 NRR
• CE
• EN 352-1
• EN 352-3

There are 2 types of ear defender, passive and electronic. Passive ear defenders use acoustic foam to absorb sounds and advanced electronic ear defenders only let safe sound through to the ear.

Passive Ear Defenders
• Passive noise reduction relies on a barrier to stop sound reaching your ears
• Use layers of acoustic foam to attenuate incoming sounds.
• Porous structure

Electronic Ear Defenders
• Use a system of microphones and speakers to control what you hear
• Cuts off sound completely when a loud sound happens
• Mainly used by people who need to hear conversations
• Can offer ambient noise amplification to hear distant levels of sound.

Radio Ear Defenders
• Excellent when required to wear ear defenders all day
• Good ear protection
• Listen to radio channels, mobile and MP3 player
• Communicate will fellow workers

Active Ear Defenders
• Active noise reduction techniques
• Noise cancellation
• Using a microphone to take ambient sound turned 180° ·
• Effective with machinery noise

There are various styles of ear defenders available. They can be supplied with a headband enabling the ear defender to be worn on your head. Ear defenders can be supplied with just a neckband for independent wearing or with a safety helmet. Some ear defenders are designed to be attached to a safety helmet and are supplied with connectors. Collapsible or folding ear defenders makes storage easy.

Styles Available
• Headband
• Neckband
• Helmet
• Folding

When should I wear Ear Defenders?
• Factory
• Industrial
• Heavy engineering
• Building and construction

Benefits
• Protects your hearing
• SNR rating
• Industry standards

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Description Price Series Attachment Type Single Number Rating SNR Standards Met Folding Product Weight Colour
RS Stock No. 918-5728
BrandRS PRO
£4.47
Each
Units
- Headband 27dB ANSI S3.19 NRR, CE, EN 352-1 - - Red
RS Stock No. 918-5721
BrandRS PRO
£5.89
Each
Units
- Headband 28dB CE, EN 352-1 - - Yellow
RS Stock No. 918-5719
BrandRS PRO
£8.67
Each
Units
- Helmet 23dB ANSI S3.19 NRR, CE, EN 352-3 - - Red
RS Stock No. 161-1585
BrandRS PRO
£8.67
Each
Units
- Helmet - CE Yes - Yellow
RS Stock No. 171-6812
BrandRS PRO
£7.45
Each
Units
- Headband 22dB CE, EN 352-1 Yes - Red
RS Stock No. 161-1584
BrandRS PRO
£4.47
Each
Units
- Headband - CE - - Yellow
RS Stock No. 161-1188
BrandRS PRO
£9.33
Each
Units
- Headband - - - - -
RS Stock No. 449-6499
Mfr. Part No.H540A-411
Brand3M PELTOR
£18.97
Each
Units
Optime III Headband 35dB CE - 285g Black
RS Stock No. 778-5234
Mfr. Part No.X5A-SV
Brand3M PELTOR
£30.00
Each
Units
X5 Headband 37dB CE - 351g Black
RS Stock No. 449-6483
Mfr. Part No.H520A-407
Brand3M PELTOR
£16.25
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Optime II Headband 31dB CE - 210g Green
RS Stock No. 449-6477
Mfr. Part No.H510A-401
Brand3M PELTOR
£13.56
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Optime I Headband 27dB CE - 180g Yellow
RS Stock No. 778-5222
Mfr. Part No.X4A-GB
Brand3M PELTOR
£26.47
Each
Units
X4 Headband 33dB CE - 234g Black
RS Stock No. 506-8922
Mfr. Part No.H540P3E-413-SV
Brand3M PELTOR
£21.00
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Optime III Helmet 34dB CE - 310g Black
RS Stock No. 449-6528
Mfr. Part No.H540B-412
Brand3M PELTOR
£20.34
Each
Units
Optime III Neckband 35dB CE - 270g Black
RS Stock No. 449-6512
Mfr. Part No.H520B-408
Brand3M PELTOR
£17.61
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Optime II Neckband 31dB CE - 195g Green
RS Stock No. 449-6562
Mfr. Part No.H520F-409
Brand3M PELTOR
£19.93
Each
Units
Optime II Headband 31dB CE Yes 230g Green
RS Stock No. 778-5200
Mfr. Part No.X1A-GA
Brand3M PELTOR
£15.90
Each
Units
X1 Headband 27dB CE - 184g Black
RS Stock No. 506-8916
Mfr. Part No.H520P3E-410-GQ
Brand3M PELTOR
£18.29
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Optime II Helmet 30dB CE - 235g Green
RS Stock No. 449-6540
Mfr. Part No.H520P3G
Brand3M PELTOR
£18.29
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Optime II Helmet 30dB CE - 235g Green
RS Stock No. 449-6556
Mfr. Part No.H540P3G
Brand3M PELTOR
£21.00
Each
Units
Optime III Helmet 34dB CE - 310g Black
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