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Customer Reviews for Sensgard Hearing Protector - Model# Sensgard ZEM 26

Sensgard Hearing Protector - Model# Sensgard ZEM 26

Item# 547510
Lightweight Sensgard hearing protector provides noise cancellation without electronics or batteries. Enables user to converse and listen without removing hearing protection. U.S.A. Adjustable Fit Yes, AM/FM Radio No, Disposable No, Hearing Protector Type Earplugs, Noise Reduction Rating NRR dB 26, Pairs qty. 1, Battery Required No, Case Included No. Patented technology pulls sound into ZEM chambers where it is dampened and canceled User can carry on conversations or hear warning signals in a noisy environment without removing hearing protection Folds to fit in pocket Can be used with safety glasses Includes 4-pk. of replacement cuffs
Average Customer Rating:
3.5 out of 5
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2 of 2(100%)would recommend this product to a friend.
Customer Reviews for Sensgard Hearing Protector - Model# Sensgard ZEM 26
Review 1 for Sensgard Hearing Protector - Model# Sensgard ZEM 26
Overall Rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5

Excellent Product

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August 10, 2010
By GoinP
from New York
"The SensGard ZEM Hearing Protection works exactly as described. Loud noises are reduced but not eliminated - I can hear the sounds around me. The company is very customer oriented, from answering questions to fixing issues. I would definitely recommend these."
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Review 2 for Sensgard Hearing Protector - Model# Sensgard ZEM 26
Overall Rating:
2 / 5
2 / 5

ZEM good but poor quality

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July 12, 2010
By NorthWind
"A little history first:
I was thrilled to discover Zem a couple years back.
The first one I purchased lasted about a year. I was disappointed when it broke.
I decided to buy 2 pairs in March this year to replace the broken one, just so that I would have backup when needed. The package arrived, and I wasn't too thrilled to see that it was made entirely of plastic (my first pair had metal inserts). The plastic looks very cheap too. I decided to be more careful. Unfortunately, one month ago (3 months of usage of one pair), on one side the plastic hinge broke. I had to switch to my backup pair.
The quality is very, very poor, in my opinion. For quality, I'd give half star.
The hearing protection is quite good, however. So, if you have a lot of money to burn and just want good hearing protection and don't have to worry about money, then I'd recommend this product. For hearing protection alone, I'd give 4 stars
Therefore, the average from my rating of both quality and effectiveness is about 2 starts.
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+2points
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April 2, 2012
"If you have an issue with these, contact SensGard directly. They have a guarantee against manufacturers defect and will replace your broken pair. It seems you may have been a bit unlucky having two pairs break on you. In general if you check around online, they seem to be pretty durable. And they are made in the USA. But contact them. They are customer oriented and will fix the problem for you."
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