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Intercom and car to car communication.

Discussion in 'General Side X Side Discussions' started by cw_mi, Aug 10, 2018.

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  1. cw_mi

    cw_mi chuck SXS Nation Rookie

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    My friends and i are research communication systems for our group. And i also want to add an intercom for the wife and I.
    I understand Rugged might be the best, but I can't justify spending that kind of money for both intercom and car to car. And I know I can't get 8 other people to, some that might need two systems each.
    Not to mention , I have heard that Rugged's equipment has a lot of "Proprietary" things, cables connectors ,etc. When I hear that I generally run the other way.

    I am seriously considering these set ups. Looking for other options as well.

    For intercom only, which will only be used when riding with the wife :

    https://www.sampsonracing.com/Two-Pl...ts-p/h8110.htm

    https://www.sampsonracing.com/Off-Ro...h-headsets.htm

    And this set up (with helmet kit )for when I'm riding with the group :

    https://www.sxsradios.com/products/2...th-ngp-antenna
     
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    DogRunner2 Brian SXS Nation Regular

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    Betner Communications
     
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    @Curt can probably fill you in a bit more on the rugged set up. He has both the radio and intercom set up. I rode with him for a minute and I can tell you the intercom set up is cool!
     
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    Yeah I’m running the Rugged setup. It’s very expensive and works extremely well. I know not everyone can justify the expense and I didn’t want to spend it but I’m glad I did. It makes communicating with my wife really easy. Well I guess that’s a good thing. :eek::cool::D
    Our sponsor SXS Radios does a great job with Radios and he has an intercom setup too.
    I have some hearing issues and hats helmet setups. They aren’t clear at all for me. I switched to a headrest with the Simpson helmets that are designed to sit on top of them. They work great.
     
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    cw_mi chuck SXS Nation Rookie

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    Looks good. You will like the intercom. It’s really cool.
     

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