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Shure are Resilient

Discussion in 'Headphones (full-size)' started by omedon, Dec 13, 2006.
  1. omedon
    I misplaced my shure e2c's. When I realized where I had left them I go pretty worried. They were in my pants pocket and had gone through both the washer and dryer.

    I was pretty anxious and was shure that they were toast. I comforted myself with the fact that they were only $100 phones and not the e500's I was considering buying. Time to try them out.

    THEY WORKED!!!

    And sounded as good as ever!

    I have been using them for over two months now.

    I am pretty happy about that.
     
  2. parrot5
    Unbelievable!!!! Your experience is tempting me to try it on my E4c too...

    J/K!
     
  3. stewgriff
    Yeah, the Shures can take some damage. Mine have been dropped over concrete, in puddles, etc.

    But they couldn't take more than 3 weeks of cold weather (and I'm in Florida!). Just an FYI...
     
  4. rhythmicmoose
    Hahaha. My old Sony MDR-EX71 also managed to survive the wash. Then again, my little brother's pair conked out after a few weeks with no abuse.
     
  5. turkishdelight Contributor
    Thanks for the story! That's what over 80 years of making audio products for the white house and WWII get you.
     

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