The Internet has really changed the way that we shop. Before we had the World Wide Web, if you wanted to buy something, you had to go to a store near you, and pay whatever price they charged. Now that the whole world is at your fingertips, you can really compare prices of products to find the best value. The most popular stethoscope that we sell is the 3M Littmann Cardiology III in black (SKU 3128).Below is a table showing which supplier offers the best value (factoring not only the price, but the cost of the engraving and the standard ground shipping).
|Supplier||Cost of Stethoscope (Cardiology III)||Cost of Engraving||Time To Engrave||Shipping Cost (Ground) To Washington DC||TOTAL (excluding Sales Tax)||Saving If Purchased From Medisave USA|
|Medisave USA||$142.99||FREE||SAME DAY||$9.42||$149.41||–|
|All Heart||$138.99||$9.99 (TUBING)||UNKNOWN||$15.49||$164.47||$12.06|
|Redding Medical||$135.99||$12.00 (TUBING)||SAME DAY||$16.00[raw]
With the launch of the Littmann Model 3100 Electronic Stethoscope, it makes buying an electronic stethoscope that much more confusing. It is always difficult to know if the new product is any better and what exactly you are getting for the extra money.
The Littmann Model 3000 set the bench mark for the Litmann Model 3100- the Model 3000 reduced ambient noise by up to 75%. The Model 3000 also amplified those hard to hear sounds by up to 18 times.
In comparison, the Littmann Model 3100 electronic stethoscope reduces ambient noise by up to 85% and allows you to amplify sounds up to 24 times.