I agree. Wonder if anyone else has this same experience. I have never heard a single shot I fired in anger or at an animal. My ears never rang. Maybe its adrenaline or some other mechanism but its true. If I fire one round without ear protection correctly in place my ear/ears will ring for weeks. Go figure. They make custom fitted enhanced hearing protection that is comfortable and never in the way. My hearing is like the dinosaurs, gone. However, I was wearing an old pair of electronics yrs ago and actually heard a bear walking up behind me. I find them invaluable today, as I lip read now because my hearing is so bad. Covid masks made me look so stupid I actually took to wearing my electronic hearing protection to the supermarkets, etc. for the past year.While I absolutely agree with your statement for using hearing protection, I will say that not all hunting situations lend themselves to putting on/in protection before taking the shot. When I hunt in AZ, it seems like I have all the time in the world to get ready before a shot. When I hunt in PA, opportunities last mere seconds. More than not you don't have time to put on protection before taking a shot. My solution is a suppressor which isn't as good as muffs but much better than nothing.
Man, I thank you, but everything is taking care of. Dad has the Walkers game ears that he doesn’t use any more, I got a 243 barrel from flintlock, this sight is very helpful . Thank you so muchMudman. If you dm me and give me your paypal address I will contribute to your purchase. We gotta help where we can.