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Tom Bergman
Ear Plug Superstore's "Got Ears?" Guru
Interests: Ear Plugs, Earphones, Isolation Earphones, White Noise Machines, White Noise CDs, White Noise, Hearing Protection, Ear Muffs, E-Commerce, Tinnitus, Ear Care
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As the world begins to open back up, and more folks are looking at flying again, I'd like to share this recent Cirrus Earplanes EP2 Flying Ear Plugs Review from a customer, about how they overcame ear pain from flying: Reduced My Ear Pain Significantly!! I am adult have severe... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2021 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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The best ear plugs are comfortable enough to wear all day or all night, and foam ear plugs are known for being especially soft and comfortable. Meanwhile, ear plug lubricant usually exists to ease sensitive ears when it comes to wearing custom ear plugs and ear molds - custom earpieces... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2021 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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No matter how much we can tell you about Westone AC20 Earphones, actual customer reviews from professional musicians are always going to tell you more than we could. I'd like to share this recent Westone Custom Series AC20 In-Ear Monitor Earphones Review from a customer: High Quality at an Affordable... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2021 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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I'd like to share this MRI Safe Pro-Ears Ultra Pro Ear Muffs review from a customer: WOW!!!!!!!!! Okay so first of all, I am an absolute scaredy cat when it comes to loud noises. I had my fair share of stupid decisions in my teens with going to loud events... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2021 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
Q.Hi, I would like to purchase the surfing ear plugs. I have exostosis. Does that stop me from being able to do my own ear plug molds at home? I'm also interested in the sonolab V5 instafit. Same question about the mold process. I'm a carpenter and standard ears plugs... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2021 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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No two pairs of ears are exactly the same, so getting a comfortable and effective fit from a pair of off-the-shelf earplugs can take a little - or lot of - trial and error. Do you need foam, rubber, silicone, or something else entirely? Do you need large earplugs or... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2021 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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When it comes to ear plugs, your hearing protection is only as good as your fit is. Foam ear plugs are soft, which makes them comfortable to wear and excellent at dampening sound waves, but that soft foam absolutely has to be inserted correctly, or else your ears will be... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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Q. Hello, I'm trying to find an earplug or solution to blocking bass vibrations while sleeping. I've tried white noise machines and different earplugs. Earplugs I've tried block noise just fine but not vibrations. Is there an earplug for this? Can you recommend one of your products? -- A. I... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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Q.I'm looking into getting some custom molds for my ears, but there are a lot to choose from, so I just need some suggestions. My ears are small and different so it's very hard to find earphones for me. The only ones that have worked are the flat head type... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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Q. Hello, I live in a 1958 constructed apartment building. There is no real sound barrier with the apartment above. I can actually hear a "fart." The problem is that she has dogs - and one bark and I'm awake. Has there not been something devised that is an actual... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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Q.Hi, I am interested in getting a pair of custom earplugs. I don’t know what is the best ones to get? 3 of the options that I was looking at were the Perfect Fit CNP model, the Westone DefendEar style 40 custom-fit, & the Westone DefendEar industrial max custom high... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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Q.I have been using foam ear plugs for about 10 years and never had a problem until a few months ago. One of my ears started to hurt when I woke up in the morning, it can sometimes be excruciating. I feel like the smart thing to do would be... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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Q.Hi, I am looking for hearing protection while riding my motorcycle both for the wind noise and exhaust note. I have upgraded to a quieter helmet and tried a variety of disposable ear plugs. They all either don’t work, are difficult to put in or hurt after a short time.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
Q.Hello, I live in a 1958 constructed apartment building. There is no real sound barrier with the apartment above. I can actually hear a "fart." The problem is that she has dogs and one bark and I'm awake. Has there not been something devised that is an actual ear muff... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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Q.Our neighbour plays his radio loudly in the garden. The bass is incredibly low and we can't escape inside or out. Are there any earplugs that help? It would be nice to deaden it whilst still being able to talk to each other and hear normal sounds. ------- A. When... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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I'd like to share this recent Perfect-Fit Custom Molds for Isolation Earphones Review from a customer: Hi – just wanted to give you guys the highest possible rating. The plugs fit perfectly into my ears and the fit of the plugs to my BeatsX bluetooth earbuds is also perfect. For... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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A customer recently sent in this helpful part-review part-lifehack for the Hearos F4 Series 7421 Ear Plug, and it's well worth a read: Excellent Product! I use them as earphone tips, not as plugs - see below. As another reviewer mentioned, they are partly hollow down the middle of the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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Your custom ear plugs have arrived. They're perfectly molded to fit your ears, they should fit more comfortably and work more effectively than any other ear protector out there, and they'll literally last for years if you care for them properly. So... how do you care for your custom ear... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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Q.Good morning: I'm a 58 year old woman who has had problems with my hearing since I was a child. I've been totally deaf for three years. But, I have always had tinnitus. I've had multiple MRIs to make sure I do not have a tumor, and multiple surgeries to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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Q. With custom ear plugs is there training to become a custom ear plug fitter? If so, can you tell me the location and cost? ------- A. Thank you for reaching out to us. First off, our unique OCEPS System provides all the materials and equipment needed to make custom... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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From Our Customers - Pluggerz All-Fit Road Earplug Review: The Pluggerz Road Earplugs are the easiest to put in and most comfortable to wear under a helmet that I've ever found. They are also easy for me to remove, which I can't say for many of the other types I've... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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Q.Greetings, I am shopping for ear protection for sleeping, music and power tools. I know that it might be best to get a couple of different types to try for the different uses. The issue is that I am allergic to latex and have trouble finding ear plugs that won't... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2020 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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Manufacturing Hearing Loss Infographic - Summary: Hearing loss is the #1 occupational illness in manufacturing. Both noise and ototoxic chemicals present hearing hazards to workers. Noise-Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) is caused by prolonged or repeated exposure to loud noise, or can be caused by a single traumatic dose of noise... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2019 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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From Our Customers - NewSound TI-100 In-Ear White Noise Machine Review: I have terrible Hyperacusis that made everyday noises unbearable. I couldn't even stand the sound of my own voice, and normal conversation literally made my ears ache. I had tried a few different products before this one, but they... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2019 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog
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There are over 1.64 million workers in the U.S. Food and Beverage Manufacturing industry, and all of their hearing is at risk of America's number one workplace disease: hearing loss. Workers in the food and beverage industry are twice as likely to suffer from hearing loss as compared to other... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2019 at Ear Plug Superstore - Official Blog