Thread: Going Deaf
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Old May 5, 2008, 03:37 PM   #6
lefteye
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No, your ears never "get used to it". Loud noise is always damaging. Hearing loss usually shows up later with the continual assault of loud noises. A VERY loud noise can cause almost immediate damage.
So now I get new hearing aids about every three years for the price of a nice custom rifle.

Wish I had learned the importance of a hearing protection 50 years ago rather than about 35 years ago.
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