How to Reattach Headset Headband from ARC Rail (with Pictures)

Taylor Thomas
3M Peltor ARC (Accessory Rail Connector) rail attachments are used for making ComTac VI headsets compatible with a helmet. Sometimes the headset ne...

How to Attach 3M ARC Rails to ComTac Headset (With Pictures)

Taylor Thomas
Follow these 14 step instructions on how to remove the 3M Comtac headband and replace it with ARC rail attachments for use with helmets. Pictures included.

Radio Communication Tips in the Age of Covid-19

Taylor Thomas
Here are 3 tips on communicating better through a radio while wearing a mask in the age of Covid-19 as well as cleaning procedures to follow for radios and accessories and how radios are transforming businesses.

The Difference Between the Liberator IV and ComTac IV Headsets

Taylor Thomas
Both the Liberator and the ComTac series are two of the main types of headsets used by military and law enforcement. So how do the Liberator IV and the ComTac IV compare to each other?

The Difference Between the Liberator V and ComTac V

Taylor Thomas

So, how does the Liberator V and the ComTac V compare against each other? In this blog, we are going to evaluate the Liberator V and ComTac V headsets on criteria involving features, audio profiles, NRR, price, and comms.

    3M Peltor WS Protac XP vs Protac XPI

    Taylor Thomas
    On March 30, 2020, 3M announced that it will be discontinuing the 3M Peltor WS Protac XP  Bluetooth headset effective immediately, introducing the ...

    Police Walkie Talkies vs Commercial Walkie Talkies: Key Features Compared

    Taylor Thomas
    Walkie Talkies are primarily used to communicate information quickly from one radio to another. Walkie talkies allow people to talk to others in ...

    How Hurricanes Can Cause Havoc on Law Enforcement Communications, and What Steps Can Be Taken to Ensure your Communications are Uninterrupted During a Natural Disaster.

    Taylor Thomas
    Hurricanes from the Atlantics bring high winds and floods that cause damage in the southeastern region including the U.S Coast, Gulf of Mexico, and...

    3M Discontinues Popular ComTac III Headset, Replaces with ComTac V

    Taylor Thomas
    3M announced Friday, March 13th, 2020 that the company will be discontinuing the 3M Peltor ComTac III product line effective immediately. For more than 20 years, the ComTac/ Swat-Tac headset remains a trusted solution worldwide with over 800,000 headsets in the field today.

    Workplace Hearing Safety and Ways to Improve It

    Nick Hohman
    Learn workplace hearing safety tips and ways to protect your hearing while on the job. Remember, hearing loss is irreversible. Take proper precautions before its too late.

    GSA Approved Two-Way Radio Accessories

    Taylor Thomas

    Waveband Communications has published great content on their GSA approved two-way radio accessories.

    OSHA and Hearing Conservation Headsets

    Taylor Thomas
    First Source Wireless offers hearing protective headsets that are independently tested to comply with OSHA standards. Learn how to ensure your employees are protecting their hearing and abide by OSHA requirements.