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Re: Microphone advice for Parabolic please

Subject: Re: Microphone advice for Parabolic please
From: "grummyaa" grummyaa
Date: Mon Sep 24, 2012 7:52 pm ((PDT))
Right on. I look forward to your upcoming offerings. You'll have to keep us 


--- In  "natureguyusa" <> 
> Hi all,
> Understanding that there has been a need for more economical choices in 
> parabolic dish microphones, my company will start manufacturing a new 
> parabolic microphone in just a few months. While DIY parabolic microphones 
> might save some money, you probably won't be getting a microphone that has 
> been engineered as a finished microphone system. Our new parabolic design has 
> been engineered to work with our selected microphones in a manner to increase 
> low frequency response, lower high frequency peaking, while achieving 
> exceptional low self noise and acoustical efficiency. The parabolic dish 
> microphone will be available in several models, from basic mono, mono/stereo, 
> to one including our universal microphone preamplifier (another new product 
> currently in design). In combination with our preamplifier, you can have a 
> fully adjustable, stereo, zoom microphone. All the choices will be lower in 
> cost than any other professional parabolic dish microphones currently 
> available.
> I never liked paying too much for my equipment and spent years engineering 
> all my own equipment to out perform available equipment and now want to 
> extend that knowledge to produce exceptional recording equipment at 
> reasonable prices. I am bringing everything I have learned about recording 
> nature sounds and electronic engineering to producing the best field 
> equipment available. While the equipment will be available through my current 
> company, a new company name, to better suit equipment sales is in the works.
> Bruce Rutkoski
> Owner
> --- In  "grummyaa" <grummy77@> wrote:
> >
> > So I'd like to know where you all are finding your suitable parabolic 
> > reflectors? Or are you folks seriously dropping $1000 + on something like a 
> > JonyShot, Lil' Ears, or Telinga and dropping $10 electret mics into them.
> > 
> > Seems to me the hard part of affordable DIY parabolic mic solutions are the 
> > dish itself. Assuming you are using an actual parabolic dish and not a half 
> > sphere or salad bowl.
> > 
> > So yeah where do we find suitable affordable parabolic dishes. 
> > 
> > Thanks.
> > 
> >

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