After trying several canalphone tip shapes, sizes, and materials, I really like the T series foam tips from Comply. These isolate enough sound for use on a motorcycle and are comfortable to wear for hours at a time.
With a supposed noise reduction of up to 36 decibels and the ability to listen to music and hear phone calls on the road, I give Etymotic Research ER6i earphones a quick spin on the motorcycle.
As previously asserted in my SilentEar earplug review, I take motorcycling noise very seriously. I wear earplugs all the time now, even if it’s a five minute ride down the road to Starbucks. Hearing is my only remaining good sense, I need to protect it the best I can. Which is why I purchased 200 [...]
These days, I wear earplugs every time I ride my motorcycle. I wear the disposable foam kind that you roll up and jam into your ear canal. It wasn’t something I was comfortable doing at first, but now I actually enjoy feeling the world tune out a bit. I went through several boxes of Mack’s [...]