Originally Posted by snowklinger
Man there are just no good choices it seems. I dont use the +mic version, but my red's were like fisher price, traded up for skullcandies which are working great, I think your best bet is to just keep returning it for a new one when it breaks.
Yea I might have to look into building something myself but in the time being I can't even find anywhere to buy the above piece without the entire kit(with speakers and everything) which I obviousness don't want.
Protec has a nice solution with their plantronics components but they don't sell anything separate from the helmet.
Just posted this question on the front page of Backcountry.com's facebook page, maybe they have some ideas.