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Radio headphones that cancel mower nosie?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by brodo374, Apr 25, 2011.

  1. GrandMaster

    GrandMaster LawnSite Member
    from Utah
    Messages: 217

    work tunes or roybi at home depot are good. Or you can dump 300 on skull candy bob marleys....
  2. brodo374

    brodo374 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 141

    the ryobi headphones at home depot. i see they have ipod or mp5 adaptor but do they also pick up radio and if so, is it very clear?
  3. GrandMaster

    GrandMaster LawnSite Member
    from Utah
    Messages: 217

    work tunes are better than roybis.. For radio... yes clear depending on station.
  4. bobcat48

    bobcat48 LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,176

    The ryobi tek 4 at home depot.
  5. dutchacres

    dutchacres LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 516

    Any of you guys use ear buds? That is what I prefer so I don't have a white ring around my ears from no sun plus your ears don't get hot with the buds. I have used several different pair from Walmart and they don't seem to stand up to the water to well. I need a new pair but don't wanna waist more money on cheap one if I can find a good pair that will last. I been thinking about ordering the ones from bose but they are just crazy expensive to tear up if they don't hold up any better than these I'm buying now. I do buy the more expensive ones at Walmart also not the cheap ones.
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  6. cuttin-to-the-Max

    cuttin-to-the-Max LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,337

    Only problem i find with head phones is i tend to blow them out if i turn my music up too load While trying to drain out the mowers.

    I use worktunes take them on and off......never had a ring lol. But i like them because you dont hurt your ears by turning the music up too loud

    Best $50 bucks i ever spent on head phones!
  7. alexschultz1

    alexschultz1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,555

    off topic but if you guys need in-ear headphones head to tj max and buy them there. you can get $30-$40 headphones for $6. i always buy 3-4 of them while im there because i break a pair a week it seems like. every pair i have bought has been very high quality
  8. GrandMaster

    GrandMaster LawnSite Member
    from Utah
    Messages: 217

    Im very hard of hearing as it is so I really try to save all I got no days... buds dont cut it for protection skull candys are ok but pricey. Full muffs for me only.
  9. Merkava_4

    Merkava_4 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,334

    Oh believe me, I can write perfectly good English if need be. :)
  10. Oakley

    Oakley LawnSite Member
    Messages: 8

    If you are looking for earbuds, try Klipsch S4. If you buy them at Bestbuy, etc, they are around $80.00. I purchased mine off of ebay for $50.00 with shipping included. They are better than I expected! I did a great deal of research prior to buying, and they are the best you can buy for under $100.00. In fact, I found one site that stated they were comparable or better than several in the $150 range for noise isolation and sound quality. You won't be dissapointed.

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