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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 28th October 2019, 04:05 AM Thread Starter
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Music while riding?

Hey fellow riders! I just watched this video about Big Ear custom earbuds/hearing protection for riding and I want to know if any of you here tried their products. I'd love to get myself a pair but I want to know if they're great first. Any other recommendation? Thanks!
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 28th October 2019, 07:20 PM
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I wear normal earplugs (Howard Leight Laser Lites) and then a Sena in my helmet.
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I use cheap earplugs and just sing "I Will Always Love You" by Whitney Houston.


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https://www.s1000rrforum.com/forum/s...n-earbuds.html this appears to be spam, or at least the same user is posting it to a bunch of different motorcycle forums
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I've been using an effective set-up for some years now on both of my bikes-

A "Sandisk" MP3 player, with some "Klipsch" earbuds. The Mp3 is on a simple handlebar mount that I fabbed-up. Heavy Velcro on the back of the unit matches some on the mount, so I can pull it off for charging very easily.
The Klipsch earbuds work great for me; they'ree "noise cancelling" in the sense that they plug-in snugly.. and don't stick-out far enough to have the helmet jam them into your ears too far. The sound is great at all speeds. I ride around with an extra MP3 unit on longer trips, with a different genre of music, as a back-up. Usually I get a full day 8-10 hours out of a charge.
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 2nd November 2019, 12:32 AM
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I used to use ear phones and have now switched to standard ear plugs and helmet speakers. I like this a lot more.

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