With Instructables you can share what you make with the world, and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
Poor mans noise reduction ear-buds. Many advantages over ($200-$300)Bose: cheaper (pennies on the dollar) and smaller, allows mobility, no batteries required. Using existing (JVC) noise canceling Ear-buds, use ...
Get some earbuds similar to those shown.
Pull the blue cushion off the earbuds - this'll be replaced using regular foamy-type earplugs.
If you have some heat-shrink, you can make the tube long thereby using more of the foamy-type earplug. If no heat-shrink, cut to length just exceeding the earbud ...
If you have some heat-shrink, cut to desired length and shrink around existing earbud tube. A longer tube allows more use of the earplug thereby eliminating more external ...
You must punch a hole thru the earplug, in order to pull it over-top the heat-shrink (or earbud tube). Get a cheap hole punch kit from any hobby ...
Once the foam has expanded and the hole is thru the middle. Pull the plug over-top the heat-shrink tube. It should fit snuggly so as to not slip ...
Squeeze the plug to compress foam and slide into ear canal. Plug into mp3 player and Enjoy.
Noise Isolating Ear-Bud Headphonesby eggybaby
DYI Noise-cancelling headphonesby g1zm0_d
Improve Your In Ear Monitorsby doommeister
DIY Super-Noise-Canceling Headphonesby Toglefritz
Make noise cancelling headphonesby cobalt420
Join 2 million + to receive instant inspiration in your inbox.
Download our apps!
© 2015 Autodesk, Inc.