What are the Best Earmuffs for the Firing Range?
Earmuffs are a critical accessory when visiting any firing range and we often get the question – What are the best earmuffs for the firing range? When choosing which earmuffs are best for your trip to the firing range, always look at functionality first. They are not intended to win anyone style points – the primary purpose is to cancel excess firing range noise and prevent any long term hearing loss. With that said and thanks to the advancements in technology, there are a ton of suitable options out there ranging from light weight to low profile. Some earmuffs even look great on you!
Here are some of the best earmuffs that we have found for shooting at a firing range:
The Howard Leight Impact Sport is an electronic earmuff with a sleek, low-profile ear cup design and an adjustable headband for a secure, non-slip fit. It automatically shuts off noise above 82 decibels. A single power and volume control knob allowing you to hear conversations near or far from you. To capture low level sound, the Impact Sport employs built-in microphones that amplify range commands and other important sounds. Users enjoy full, clear… MORE
3M Peltor Optime 105 earmuffs provide ear protection of noise levels up to 105 dBA. These over-the-head earmuffs feature double-shell technology to provide comfort and safety for a variety of uses. Proprietary Twin-Cup™ design creates a soft, comfortable feel. The stainless steel headband distributes weight… MORE
The 3M Peltor Junior Earmuffs are part of the 3M Peltor Brand that began more than 50 years ago and boasts a broad selection of safety products designed protect your child’s hearing from sporting and social events that can cause hearing loss… MORE
The 3M Peltor Tactical 6S serves many purposes for individuals who are around high-decibel sounds for a prolonged period of time. With active volume hearing technology, the Tactical 6S allows wearers to be adaptive to the environment and… MORE
It’s essential to maintain communication and detect and localize sounds in your immediate vicinity to ensure your safety on the range or in the field. Enter the Caldwell E-Max low-profile electronic muffs, which provide superior hearing protection for shotgun and action shooters. The muffs boast two microphones that… MORE
You’ll enjoy convenient, comfortable hearing protection from the WorkTunes headset, which features lightweight gel/foam cushions that feel great even after wearing for an entire day, an adjustable stainless steel headband with padded top. Hearing protectors are recommended whenever you encounter extended periods of sound levels regularly exceeding 85 dBA… MORE
Howard Leight Women’s Combo Shooting Kit includes one dusty rose earmuff and one pair of anti-fog eyewear with clear lenses and a dusty rose frame. Eyewear is specially designed to fit smaller head and face sizes. Earmuff is dusty rose with an adjustable headband allowing a secure fit for… MORE