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. 778-5225
Mfr. Part No.X3A-RD
Brand3M PELTOR
£22.95
Each
Units
X3 Headband 33dB CE - 245g Black
RS Stock No. 449-6506
Mfr. Part No.H510B-403
Brand3M PELTOR
£14.61
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Optime I Neckband 26dB CE - 165g Yellow
RS Stock No. 750-6788
Mfr. Part No.AEA090-027-500
BrandJSP
£24.98
Each
Units
- Headband 36dB - - 300g Green
RS Stock No. 449-6534
Mfr. Part No.H510P3G
Brand3M PELTOR
£15.58
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Optime I Helmet 26dB CE - 205g Yellow
RS Stock No. 104-0902
Mfr. Part No.1011142
£15.62
Each
Units
Clarity C1 Headband 25dB - - 194g Black, Blue, Grey
RS Stock No. 778-5212
Mfr. Part No.X2A-GA
Brand3M PELTOR
£20.29
Each
Units
X2 Headband 31dB CE - 220g Black
RS Stock No. 506-8900
Mfr. Part No.H510P3E-405-GU
Brand3M PELTOR
£15.58
1 Pair
Pair(s)
Optime I Helmet 26dB CE - 205g Yellow
RS Stock No. 104-0900
Mfr. Part No.1010925
£10.80
Each
Units
Viking V1 Headband 30dB - - 191g Black, Blue
RS Stock No. 104-0901
Mfr. Part No.1010970
£22.96
Each
Units
Thunder T3 Headband 36dB - - 297g Black
RS Stock No. 449-6613
Mfr. Part No.H510F-404
Brand3M PELTOR
£17.61
Each
Units
Optime I Headband 28dB CE Yes 200g Yellow
RS Stock No. 104-0899
Mfr. Part No.1010924
£23.36
Each
Units
Leightning L3 Headband 34dB - - 304g Black
RS Stock No. 778-5238
Mfr. Part No.X5P3E-SV
Brand3M PELTOR
£30.00
Each
Units
X5 Helmet 36dB CE - 353g Black
RS Stock No. 750-6785
Mfr. Part No.AEJ030-001-100
BrandJSP
£17.91
Each
Units
- Helmet 26dB - - - Black
RS Stock No. 778-5231
Mfr. Part No.X4P3E EU
Brand3M PELTOR
£26.47
Each
Units
X4 Helmet 32dB CE - 236g Black
RS Stock No. 104-0905
Mfr. Part No.1011146
£27.56
Each
Units
Clarity C3 Headband 33dB - - 302g Black, Blue
RS Stock No. 104-0904
Mfr. Part No.1011264
£29.91
Each
Units
Clarity C3H Helmet 30dB - - 280g Black, Blue, Grey
RS Stock No. 778-5216
Mfr. Part No.X2P3E-GA
Brand3M PELTOR
£20.29
Each
Units
X2 Helmet 30dB CE - 220g Black
RS Stock No. 778-5219
Mfr. Part No.X1P3E-GA
Brand3M PELTOR
£15.90
Each
Units
X1 Helmet 26dB CE - 185g Black
RS Stock No. 778-5228
Mfr. Part No.X3P3E-RD
Brand3M PELTOR
£22.95
Each
Units
X3 Helmet 25dB CE - 247g Black
RS Stock No. 104-0903
Mfr. Part No.1011262
£18.26
Each
Units
Clarity C1H Helmet 26dB - - 177g Black, Blue, Grey
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