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Introducing BbTalkin - Waterproof Communication Device

Postby Toby » Mon Jun 05, 2017 1:51 pm

BbTalkin News:

BbTALKIN' is a Waterproof Communication Device. It uses long-range bluetooth technology that
allows people to communicate clearly with each other on the water and snow.


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FEATURES: Not only does it allow you to pair to another BbTALKIN unit allowing you to talk to
another person, it also can pair to your mobile phone and allow you to listen to your favourite
music, as well as allow you to answer phone calls while you are out on the water or snow.

USES ARE, BUT NOT LIMITED TO: Kite Surfing, Surfing, Kayaking, SUP, Jet Skiing, Flyboarding,
Paragliding, Wakeboarding, Snowboarding, Mountain Biking, Sailing, Paintball and more.

BENEFITS

- PROGRESSION
Get better, quicker. This product will help you progress in your sport when training with someone
else to advise or teach you. Doesn't have to be a coach, it could be a friend.

- SAFETY
The person you are talking to can warn you about any potential danger or advise you before
you do something that may hurt you.
You are also about to dial the last dialed number on your phone with the double click of one
button on the BbTALKIN' unit.

- FUN
It is so much fun when talking to another person while performing your sport, you can talk about
anything!

TESTIMONIALS
BbTALKIN' is the next big thing in sports training. You will learn quicker with the help of a friend or
a coach, which means less injuries and faster progression speed. You will improve your skills at a
faster rate than someone who is unable to communicate back to the coach.

- 1mile(1600m) real time 2-way communication
- without a mobile phone network
- whether you are doing water or winter sports.

www.bbtalkin.com
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Re: Introducing BbTalkin - Waterproof Communication Device

Postby mrbig » Sun Jun 11, 2017 11:56 am

Saw it in action used by Lewis in Cape Town to communicate on the water with 2 of his students this summer. Adds a whole new dimension to teaching!
Just ordered a pair for myself and the wife. She's just beyond the waterstart and it will make a heap of difference to her confidence and progression if we can communicate.
Will see how it goes and if it's a practical gadget...
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Re: Introducing BbTalkin - Waterproof Communication Device

Postby Toby » Sun Jun 11, 2017 1:53 pm

I think so too, big difference.

I see so many lessons where the student cannot hear anything the instructor is saying...if they could hear all the progress would be faster.

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Re: Introducing BbTalkin - Waterproof Communication Device

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Re: Introducing BbTalkin - Waterproof Communication Device

Postby gmb13 » Wed Jun 28, 2017 12:58 pm

Has anyone actually dealt with this company? Where do they ship from?

I am having some issues with them regarding taxes and shipping costs. Not getting straight answers. If it was not for Lewis' video I would be writing them off as a scam. So has anyone ordered from them yet?



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Re: Introducing BbTalkin - Waterproof Communication Device

Postby Toby » Wed Jun 28, 2017 1:03 pm

Try Skype: bb.talkin

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Re: Introducing BbTalkin - Waterproof Communication Device

Postby gmb13 » Wed Jun 28, 2017 1:15 pm

No answer...

I think the free shipping is basically a scam. They charge everyone in Europe 20% regardless of what the actual tax is. When I asked them to invoice me without the VAT Tax (as canaries are outside the EU) they all of a sudden needed me to pay for the shipping. Very suspect communications.

Too bad, as I really want to give these a try for foiling coaching, but I will not be ripped off on shipping and tax.

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Re: Introducing BbTalkin - Waterproof Communication Device

Postby jeromeL » Wed Jun 28, 2017 2:48 pm

gmb13 wrote:
Wed Jun 28, 2017 1:15 pm
No answer...

I think the free shipping is basically a scam. They charge everyone in Europe 20% regardless of what the actual tax is. When I asked them to invoice me without the VAT Tax (as canaries are outside the EU) they all of a sudden needed me to pay for the shipping. Very suspect communications.

Too bad, as I really want to give these a try for foiling coaching, but I will not be ripped off on shipping and tax.

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I wonder if it's because custom/border tax can be complicated to compute, so they will rather let you pay shipping that way you get the bill from custom through the shipping company, it's easier for small company to deal with that stuff that way, and shipping shouldn't be that expensive.

Anyway I have met some instructors who uses those in Caribbean, pretty happy with it.

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Re: Introducing BbTalkin - Waterproof Communication Device

Postby Atte » Wed Jun 28, 2017 5:15 pm

I used it 1 year ago and it was terrible, lost connection when the other unit was only 200-300m (line of sight over water) away and to get the communication up again you have to synchronise both units together again by pressing different keys in right order and right amount of time to pair the Bluetooth again.

The idea is good and if it would auto connect again when losing the connection it would make the difference between a good product and a useless product.

I know the units (3pcs) was sent back more then 6 months ago for repair and I have not seen it again. Not sure if the where sent back after repair or not.

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Re: Introducing BbTalkin - Waterproof Communication Device

Postby Slappysan » Wed Jun 28, 2017 5:26 pm

gmb13 wrote:
Wed Jun 28, 2017 1:15 pm
When I asked them to invoice me without the VAT Tax (as canaries are outside the EU) they all of a sudden needed me to pay for the shipping.
Seems legit to me, most places in the USA do free shipping to lower 48 and charge a ton for Hawaii. That's kind of the same deal being in the Canaries.


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