HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: jrbuff8
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 12570

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 154
BOT: 2
Total: 156
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: Forums
03: Forums
04: Photo Albums
05: Forums
06: Forums
07: Forums
08: Forums
09: Photo Albums
10: Forums
11: Forums
12: Forums
13: Forums
14: Forums
15: Photo Albums
16: Home
17: Forums
18: Photo Albums
19: Forums
20: Photo Albums
21: Forums
22: Forums
23: Forums
24: Forums
25: Forums
26: Forums
27: Forums
28: Forums
29: Forums
30: Forums
31: Forums
32: Forums
33: Your Account
34: Forums
35: Forums
36: Home
37: Forums
38: News
39: Forums
40: Forums
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Forums
47: Forums
48: Forums
49: Forums
50: Your Account
51: Your Account
52: Forums
53: Photo Albums
54: Forums
55: Forums
56: Forums
57: Forums
58: Forums
59: Forums
60: Forums
61: Forums
62: Forums
63: Forums
64: Forums
65: Forums
66: Forums
67: News
68: Forums
69: Forums
70: Forums
71: Forums
72: Forums
73: Forums
74: Photo Albums
75: Forums
76: Forums
77: Your Account
78: Forums
79: Forums
80: Forums
81: Forums
82: Forums
83: Forums
84: Forums
85: Forums
86: Your Account
87: Forums
88: Home
89: Forums
90: Forums
91: Forums
92: Forums
93: Forums
94: Forums
95: Forums
96: Forums
97: Forums
98: Forums
99: Forums
100: Forums
101: Forums
102: Home
103: Your Account
104: Forums
105: News
106: Forums
107: Photo Albums
108: Forums
109: Forums
110: Forums
111: Forums
112: Forums
113: Forums
114: Forums
115: Forums
116: Forums
117: Forums
118: Forums
119: Forums
120: Forums
121: Forums
122: Forums
123: Forums
124: Forums
125: Forums
126: Forums
127: Forums
128: Forums
129: Forums
130: Forums
131: Forums
132: Forums
133: Photo Albums
134: Forums
135: Forums
136: Forums
137: Forums
138: Forums
139: Photo Albums
140: Forums
141: Photo Albums
142: Forums
143: Forums
144: Forums
145: Forums
146: Forums
147: Forums
148: Forums
149: Forums
150: Forums
151: Forums
152: Forums
153: Forums
154: Forums
  BOT:
01: Forums
02: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 305
 Pictures: 2356
  · Views: 343015
  · Votes: 1306
  · Comments: 85
 

Support our Advertisers

woodlands whisper
Discussion that doesnt fit other Topics
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Morax
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Dec 18, 2006
Posts: 618
Location: Pittsburgh Pa

PostPosted: Mon Aug 13, 2007 3:57 pm    Post subject: woodlands whisper Reply with quote

has anyone tried these little in the ear boosters? i was contemplating picking up a pair of them and was curious if anyone has used them, and if they had some insight on them....
Back to top
View user's profile
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 13439
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Mon Aug 13, 2007 11:44 pm    Post subject: Re: woodlands whisper Reply with quote

Haven't heard of them, but looking at the blurb on them they seem to an interesting concept. Don't think they would be much good in a strongish wind though.

Cheers, Vince

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Morax
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Dec 18, 2006
Posts: 618
Location: Pittsburgh Pa

PostPosted: Tue Aug 14, 2007 7:40 am    Post subject: Re: woodlands whisper Reply with quote

i was thinking sorta same thing either get the wind whistle or have the things shut off on ya..
Back to top
View user's profile
1895ss
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jul 21, 2005
Posts: 2613
Location: Not Here...!!

PostPosted: Sun Aug 19, 2007 3:22 pm    Post subject: Re: woodlands whisper Reply with quote

Morax wrote:
has anyone tried these little in the ear boosters? i was contemplating picking up a pair of them and was curious if anyone has used them, and if they had some insight on them....

I have been eying them up as well. I too wonder how well they work or if they're worth it.

_________________
A cruel truth is much more desirable than a really nice lie.
'Tis far better to walk alone than to follow a crowd or an a**hole going the wrong way.
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
Crackshot
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Oct 23, 2005
Posts: 1693
Location: Mich

PostPosted: Thu Aug 23, 2007 9:40 am    Post subject: Re: woodlands whisper Reply with quote

I have a set of Walkers Game Ears. Love Em! I was young and stupid and shot ALOT with out ear protection, now paying for it with hearing loss. Sad If they work half as good as the Walkers, then your ahead. Very Happy

_________________
The human mind is the weapon, the gun is just one of its tools.
Back to top
View user's profile ICQ Number AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Morax
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Dec 18, 2006
Posts: 618
Location: Pittsburgh Pa

PostPosted: Thu Aug 23, 2007 2:02 pm    Post subject: Re: woodlands whisper Reply with quote

yeah crackshot, thats one of my problems too, loud pipes, loud guns, loud music..... now paying for it hard...
Back to top
View user's profile
WileyWapiti
Member
Member


Joined: Jan 04, 2006
Posts: 298
Location: NW Colorado

PostPosted: Fri Aug 24, 2007 5:56 am    Post subject: Re: woodlands whisper Reply with quote

Knowing my luck, I would get a pair that is over amplified, so when a kangaroo mouse goes hopping by it will sound like a Tyranesauras Rex and I will end up running down the mountain screaming like something out of a Jerry Lewis movie. I also have eyed these, but I am too cheap to buy them. If you do get them, it sounds like a lot of folks are on the fence, I would think a product review would be welcomed on this site to let us know how well they work out.

_________________
Save the whales, collect the whole set!
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Pumpkinslinger
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 22, 2007
Posts: 4455
Location: NC foothills

PostPosted: Thu Oct 04, 2007 12:07 am    Post subject: Re: woodlands whisper Reply with quote

I bought some electronic ear muffs (can't remember at the moment which ones) that I've used hunting. Seem to work OK and helped keep my ears warm too! Wind can be an issue but if it's that windy I probably won't see anything anyway. I got them specifically for hunting with the .44 Mag handgun (not that I've fired a shot at game with it yet) because I can't imagine touching that .44 off without some hearing protection. They do amplify the sound of critters in the woods pretty well.

_________________
Mike

"I ain't no better than anyone else, and there ain't no one better than me!" Ma Kettle

Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
tracker
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Nov 08, 2006
Posts: 1175
Location: Manitoba, Canada

PostPosted: Thu Oct 04, 2007 11:39 am    Post subject: Re: woodlands whisper Reply with quote

WileyWapiti wrote:
Knowing my luck, I would get a pair that is over amplified, so when a kangaroo mouse goes hopping by it will sound like a Tyranesauras Rex and I will end up running down the mountain screaming like something out of a Jerry Lewis movie.

Man I wanna see that ROFL

_________________
"If God hadn't meant for man to eat animals, he wouldn't have made them out of meat!"
Back to top
View user's profile
Vince
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: May 25, 2005
Posts: 13439
Location: Brisbane AUSTRALIA

PostPosted: Thu Oct 04, 2007 8:44 pm    Post subject: Re: woodlands whisper Reply with quote

tracker wrote:
WileyWapiti wrote:
Knowing my luck, I would get a pair that is over amplified, so when a kangaroo mouse goes hopping by it will sound like a Tyranesauras Rex and I will end up running down the mountain screaming like something out of a Jerry Lewis movie.

Man I wanna see that ROFL

WileyWapiti wrote:
running down the mountain screaming like something out of a Jerry Lewis movie.

This conjured up a vision that left me rolling on the floor in fits of laughter. I can still see Wiley runnin' flat strap down the side of the hill with his legs and butt overtaking him. wtf Shocked

Laughing Haha Laughing Haha

I agree with the idea of a review though. Damn good idea.

Cheers, Vince

_________________
Cheers, Vince Cheers

Illegitimi non carborundum
(Never let the bastards grind you down)

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

"Nulla Si Fa Senza Volonta."
(Without Commitment, Nothing Gets Done)
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address MSN Messenger Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
WileyWapiti
Member
Member


Joined: Jan 04, 2006
Posts: 298
Location: NW Colorado

PostPosted: Fri Oct 05, 2007 6:02 am    Post subject: Re: woodlands whisper Reply with quote

I think you are right Vince, gravity is not as friendly to me as it once was. To reference an engineering term, I would pretty much be High Drag and Low Speed.

_________________
Save the whales, collect the whole set!
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General
Page 1 of 1
All times are GMT - 7 Hours



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.