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    Communication Bike-to-Bike

    What communcation devices do you all use?

    With the VSTAR, I had a CB set up, used the J&M handlebar CB, put speakers, mic into my helmet. My husband still has a CB radio on his bike. Now with the Kawi Vulcan S, I'm considering getting something.

    In a perfect world, all comm devices could speak to each other, but I don't think we are there yet.

    What do you have? Recommendations? Suggestions? Your experience with good integration with other devices (GPS on a phone, or a GPS, etc, etc.)

    Gerry
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    Sena smh10 here. Have about 3 seasons with it. Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity to talk with your phone/GPS. Can pair with multiple (up to 3 others) units. Happy with it so far, their current 20S models have more range and features.
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    Sena FTW!

    Talk to hubby, take phone calls, listen to music, listen to FM radio, listen to Siri give me directions somewhere...

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    Closer to a universal communicator.

    Sena 20S pairs with Scala G9, and there's a firmware update to allow older Sena 10's to pair cross brands too. https://www.revzilla.com/common-trea...-communication
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    Cardio packtalk. It does more than I can use and is waterproof.
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    OK, stuff to explore, thanks for the replies!

    Cardo Packtalk - http://cardosystems.com/portfolio-item/packtalk-2/

    Sena - https://www.sena.com/product-categor...communication/

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    I just got an email from RevZilla saying the Cardo Scala Rider Q3 Multiset is 40% off.

    https://www.revzilla.com/motorcycle/...er-q3-multiset

    Packtalk headset is 15% off.

    https://www.revzilla.com/motorcycle/...cktalk-headset

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    Thanks for this thread. I have been strongly against getting a set but son has already noted a few times where it would have been nice to have on the 2 rides we've done thus far...and well....I suppose he's right.

    Just don't tell him that. He's 15 so he THINKS he's always right, anyway.
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    We used a couple different versions of Scala. Haven't used them in a long time.
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