Re: Digest Number 1476
Dan Dugan <>
Wed, 25 Aug 2004 15:30:32 -0700
John Piekos wrote:
> >> AUDIO TECHNICA - MONO/STEREO SUBMINIATURE
>>> OMNIDIRECTIONAL MICROPHONE WITH 1/8" MINIPLUG OUTPUT
>> They sell this in mono and stereo versions, both wired to a stereo
>> plug. You have the stereo version with two mics? They don't
>> illustrate that. Are the mics separate on a Y-cable from the stereo
>> plug, or are they mounted together?
>Yes, I have the stereo version, two mics on a Y-cable from the stereo plug=
>When I record, I place the mics about 2' apart.
Excellent. You'll get a better spatial effect if there's a barrier
between them, like a tree trunk or your head.
> >> Slimline Battery Module, with Level control option
>> This may be a mistake; you not only need mic power, you need a
>> preamp, because your MD recorder has only a line input
>I have a volume control on mine, not sure if this is pre-amp or not
> > You could send the whole outfit to me and I can figure out what you
>> got and what is going on.
>Thanks for the offer - I'm going to experiment with it some more but may
>eventually take you up on that.
How about making a test recording in a quiet place and mailing me the
MD? That would help separate the issues of recording system vs.
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