Instructables: exploring - technology - microphone http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Mar 2017 22:52:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make an Interactive Pet Monitor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bark-Back-Monitor-Interact-With-Pets/
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Thu, 9 Mar 2017 09:27:53 PST
Microphone Clip for Saxophone http://www.instructables.com/id/Microphone-Clip-for-Saxophone/
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 15:43:32 PST
Turn Nearly Anything Into an Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Nearly-Anything-Into-an-Instrument/
Turn Nearly Anything Into an Instrument - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/92HH/IZT6R1VZ/FQR92HHIZT6R1VZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/92HH/IZT6R1VZ/FQR92HHIZT6R1VZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/92HH/IZT6R1VZ/FQR92HHIZT6R1VZ.SMALL.jpg Constructed First of all, if you havent noticed from the image/title already, this instrucable is a spin-off of randofo's awesome instructable Turn Nearly Anything Into a Speaker. Also, If anyone can combine both instructables (one piezo microphone and one piezo speaker to make one big piezo system) that would ...
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 06:25:33 PST
How to Make a Mike Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mike-Stand/
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Thu, 2 Mar 2017 15:19:50 PST
Reactive LED Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Reactive-Pendant/
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:48:19 PST
How to make an XLR (microphone) cable. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-XLR-microphone-Cable/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 22:04:15 PST
Steelseries H/800 Wireless Microphone Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Steelseries-H800-Wireless-Microphone-Replacement/
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Thu, 2 Feb 2017 05:34:57 PST
How To Make A Cheap And Easily Repairable Pop Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cheap-and-Easily-Repairable-Pop-Filt/
How To Make A Cheap And Easily Repairable Pop Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/GMUL/IYKFWM3L/FF6GMULIYKFWM3L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/GMUL/IYKFWM3L/FF6GMULIYKFWM3L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/GMUL/IYKFWM3L/FF6GMULIYKFWM3L.SMALL.jpg NotReallyGood Why did I do this? Storebought pop filters are relatively cheap, starting at 10 dollars. However, these pop filters can't be disassembled to be cleaned, or to have any parts replaced, such as the cloth in the case of tearing. This project is very cheap and doesn't require any tools, but scissors and...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2017 19:57:47 PST
Advice on Microphone Technique and Placement for the Vocalist http://www.instructables.com/id/Advice-on-Microphone-Technique-and-Placement-for-t/
Advice on Microphone Technique and Placement for the Vocalist - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/BJNY/IY4Q9WKS/F9TBJNYIY4Q9WKS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/BJNY/IY4Q9WKS/F9TBJNYIY4Q9WKS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/BJNY/IY4Q9WKS/F9TBJNYIY4Q9WKS.SMALL.jpg djsoh For the inexperienced, using a microphone may initially seem to be a fairly easy operation. You simply talk or sing into the round bit at the top and a beautifully clear and balanced sound will be emitted from the speakers to wide acclaim from the assembled audience.The reality however can be very d...
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:01:15 PST
'Earplug meter': a VU-meter project http://www.instructables.com/id/Earplug-Meter-a-VU-meter-Project/
'Earplug meter': a VU-meter project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/CY55/IY4QCOBP/FT4CY55IY4QCOBP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/CY55/IY4QCOBP/FT4CY55IY4QCOBP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/CY55/IY4QCOBP/FT4CY55IY4QCOBP.SMALL.jpg MaikeM1 Hi! I'm Maike, a student at Erasmus Hogeschool Brussels. For one of my courses, I had to make up a concept for a volume meter, and make a prototype of it.Here, you can find a step by step tutorial for re-making my prototype. It's very beginner-style, because a few months ago, I was a beginner too. A...
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:02:51 PST
Vintage Intercom Re-purposing http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Intercom-Re-purposing/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 07:34:12 PST
Cheap and Simple Arduino Clap Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Simple-Arduino-Clap-Lamp/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 03:10:57 PST
Portable Microphone for Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Microphone-for-Camera/
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:26:53 PDT
Blow OFF the LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Blow-OFF-the-LED/
Blow OFF the LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/F048/IU11K6EH/F78F048IU11K6EH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/F048/IU11K6EH/F78F048IU11K6EH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/F048/IU11K6EH/F78F048IU11K6EH.SMALL.jpg chienline My kids are wondering and curious about the digital candle in my Rusty Candle Lamp. They love watching the light of flickering LEDs. The next day I showed them, my eldest son asked "Can we blow off the candle?"."Hah? This is digital candle. We can't blow it off. Simply unplugged the power, " I repli...
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 05:31:49 PDT
Modify The RadioShack Amplifier to Power a Condenser Microphone Element http://www.instructables.com/id/Modify-the-Radio-Shack-Mini-Amplifier-to-Power-a-C/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 08:24:17 PDT
Ribbon Microphone Tuner (Tensioner) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ribbon-Microphone-Tuner-Tensioner/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 19:30:50 PDT
Megaphone for the Media http://www.instructables.com/id/Megaphone-for-the-Media/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 07:49:45 PDT
Simple Clap On/Off Circuit using LabVIEW & Raspberry Pi 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Clap-OnOff-Circuit-Using-LabVIEW-Raspberry-/
Simple Clap On/Off Circuit using LabVIEW & Raspberry Pi 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/ITHI/IT22NJL3/F8FITHIIT22NJL3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/ITHI/IT22NJL3/F8FITHIIT22NJL3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/ITHI/IT22NJL3/F8FITHIIT22NJL3.SMALL.jpg Ella Rickerson In this instructable I'll take you through how to program the Raspberry Pi 2 and the Pmod MIC3 with LabVIEW 2014 to turn an LED on and off with a simple hand clap. Materials Required Hardware:Pmod MIC3Raspberry Pi 2Wi-PiSolderless BreadboardLEDRequired Software:LabVIEW 2014LINX 3.0 Before you s...
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 16:46:35 PDT
Microphone Isolation Shield - Isolation Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Microphone-Isolation-Shield-Isolation-Bar/
Microphone Isolation Shield - Isolation Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JBK5/ISYTJ9J8/FPIJBK5ISYTJ9J8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JBK5/ISYTJ9J8/FPIJBK5ISYTJ9J8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/JBK5/ISYTJ9J8/FPIJBK5ISYTJ9J8.SMALL.jpg MarkF19 Okay, so we all want to have a nice crisp, clean recording. Weather its for audio tracks, voice overs,youtube videos, exc. But decent audio equipment is EXPENSIVE. youve probably just dropped an entire paycheck on your microphone, and are now wondering WHY THE HELL DOESNT IT SOUND GOOD?! Well becaus...
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 21:35:23 PDT
How to disable the annoying led of a Audio Technica AT2020USB+ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Disable-the-Annoying-Led-of-a-Audio-Technic/
How to disable the annoying led of a Audio Technica AT2020USB+ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/9QPN/ISCAPAH9/FU29QPNISCAPAH9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/9QPN/ISCAPAH9/FU29QPNISCAPAH9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/9QPN/ISCAPAH9/FU29QPNISCAPAH9.SMALL.jpg blauesocke This instructable will show you how to disassemble the microphone Audio Technica AT2020USB+ to access the annoying blue led. Remove the tape to access the screws behind Remove the 3 screws to be able to pull of the top part of the microphone Beware: There is only a short cable inside, don'...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:04:40 PDT
Build an Alexa With Raspio Pro Hat and Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Alexa-With-Raspio-Pro-Hat-and-Raspberry-P/
Build an Alexa With Raspio Pro Hat and Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/TRER/IRXTNLEP/FZWTRERIRXTNLEP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/TRER/IRXTNLEP/FZWTRERIRXTNLEP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/TRER/IRXTNLEP/FZWTRERIRXTNLEP.SMALL.jpg Tinker-Bel Hello there,The Amazon Echo let's you talk and ask questions to your computer. It adds 'Artificial Intelligence' to your machine. It' s a lot of fun!But for the moment, the 'Echo' is only available in the USA and it has a certain pricetag....Luckely! You can make one yourself, using a Raspberry Pi. ...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:29:52 PDT
Diy Double Microphone Stand 3-4m High!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Double-Microphone-Stand-3-4m-High/
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Sat, 13 Aug 2016 06:55:32 PDT
An LED panel controlled by your guitar! (or other audio source) http://www.instructables.com/id/An-LED-Panel-Controlled-by-Your-Guitar-or-Other-Au/
An LED panel controlled by your guitar! (or other audio source) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F42/7V0C/IRHV5F6A/F427V0CIRHV5F6A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F42/7V0C/IRHV5F6A/F427V0CIRHV5F6A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F42/7V0C/IRHV5F6A/F427V0CIRHV5F6A.SMALL.jpg wilroberts Ever wanted to have a light show that reacts to what you play through you're favorite electric instrument? This instructable will show you how!This one is based on an Arduino Uno microcontroller, an Adafruit 16x32 RGB LED matrix panel, and part of this instructable on how to amplify an electric audi...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 20:01:03 PDT
Hula Mic http://www.instructables.com/id/Hula-Mic/
Hula Mic - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/U04E/IR6IPQ2U/F90U04EIR6IPQ2U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/U04E/IR6IPQ2U/F90U04EIR6IPQ2U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/U04E/IR6IPQ2U/F90U04EIR6IPQ2U.SMALL.jpg Zeppelin Design Labs Use a Hula Hoop, a Clock, and a Contact Mic to make this crazy microphone! We used binder clips and bungee cords to suspend the clear plastic lens of a cheap wall clock in the middle of a hula hoop. Then we stuck a Contact Mic to the clock lens, and Presto! The Hula Mic!This Instructable documents t...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:17:53 PDT
Analog PC Gaming Headset Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Analog-PC-Gaming-Headset-Hack/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 06:27:45 PDT
Sound Sensing Alarm Clock Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Sensing-Alarm-Clock-Light/
Sound Sensing Alarm Clock Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/TJLS/IOPZD1B6/F2ETJLSIOPZD1B6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/TJLS/IOPZD1B6/F2ETJLSIOPZD1B6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/TJLS/IOPZD1B6/F2ETJLSIOPZD1B6.SMALL.jpg BradenSunwold First I want to say that this is a cool project for any range of skill level. If you are a beginner with Arduino and are nervous about complexity I encourage you to give this a try as I will try to as helpful as I can and its always best to jump into a project if you want to learn more. This Instruc...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 13:22:50 PDT
Binaural head for stereo recording http://www.instructables.com/id/Binaural-Head-for-Stereo-Recording/
Binaural head for stereo recording - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/YW4F/IOO55222/FQ1YW4FIOO55222.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/YW4F/IOO55222/FQ1YW4FIOO55222.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/YW4F/IOO55222/FQ1YW4FIOO55222.SMALL.jpg simon.w.nordberg Binaural recording can be used to imitate the human hearing using a pair of stereo microphones placed in silicone ears on a dummy head. The time difference between the sound hitting ear A, going around the head and hitting ear B is what makes this work so well. For more info Wiki binauralIn this Ins...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 13:19:56 PDT
Make Your Own Microphone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Microphone/
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Tue, 17 May 2016 06:50:50 PDT
Ribbon Corrugator (crimper) for Ribbon Microphones among other things http://www.instructables.com/id/Ribbon-Corrugator-crimper-for-Ribbon-Microphones-A/
Ribbon Corrugator (crimper) for Ribbon Microphones among other things - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/9KKR/IO0GGN69/F2S9KKRIO0GGN69.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/9KKR/IO0GGN69/F2S9KKRIO0GGN69.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/9KKR/IO0GGN69/F2S9KKRIO0GGN69.SMALL.jpg guitartoys Hello, This is my forth in a series of projects regarding Ribbon Microphones. This time round, we're going to make an a 3-D Printed, Arduino controlled, footswitch activated Ribbon Corrugator to make corrugating a ribbon element a snap. I made the title in this one a little more generic, since I am ...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 09:58:23 PDT
Machine Senses: Ear Microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Machine-Senses-Ear-Microphone/
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Tue, 3 May 2016 01:16:02 PDT
Binaural Microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Binaural-Microphone/
Binaural Microphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/L8DJ/INQBJRDJ/F7FL8DJINQBJRDJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/L8DJ/INQBJRDJ/F7FL8DJINQBJRDJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/L8DJ/INQBJRDJ/F7FL8DJINQBJRDJ.SMALL.jpg JonnyM10 This project was made so that you could make binaural recordings which are recordings that are very realistic sounding. These recordings are only realistic sounding because they are recorded in a similar way that people hear sound. Also these recordings are only realistic sounding when listening wit...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 22:08:14 PDT
HackerBoxes 0006: Internet of Things (IoT) Projects Featuring the Particle Photon http://www.instructables.com/id/HackerBoxes-0006-Internet-of-Things-IoT-Projects-F/
HackerBoxes 0006: Internet of Things (IoT) Projects Featuring the Particle Photon - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/6FDE/INKX1Z1Y/FYH6FDEINKX1Z1Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/6FDE/INKX1Z1Y/FYH6FDEINKX1Z1Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/6FDE/INKX1Z1Y/FYH6FDEINKX1Z1Y.SMALL.jpg HackerBoxes Hacking the Internet of Things! This month, subscribers to HackerBoxes are working with the Particle Photon IoT Board to control devices over the Internet, collect sensor data over the Internet, store data into the cloud, and so much more.This Instructable contains information for working with ...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:56:41 PDT
Sound Reactive Drum Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reactive-Drum-Set/
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 09:36:45 PDT
Push Puppet Automata http://www.instructables.com/id/Push-Puppet-Automata/
Push Puppet Automata - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/2ZRP/IN3GI94X/F9Y2ZRPIN3GI94X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/2ZRP/IN3GI94X/F9Y2ZRPIN3GI94X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/2ZRP/IN3GI94X/F9Y2ZRPIN3GI94X.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer As a kid I was always amazed by push puppets. You know the the little (usually wooden) puppets that you push on the bottom and they collapse and dance about. Problem was, I always pulled them apart to see how they worked. Turns out they are very simple. A spring adds tension when the puppet is a...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 03:12:48 PDT
SoundWave printer http://www.instructables.com/id/SoundWave-Printer/
SoundWave printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/86SS/ILV8DZCX/FMC86SSILV8DZCX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/86SS/ILV8DZCX/FMC86SSILV8DZCX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/86SS/ILV8DZCX/FMC86SSILV8DZCX.SMALL.jpg cinezaster Have you ever wondered what sound waves would look like. Yes, we all know what a wave looks like. But if you asked me what a 400Hz looks like, I would probably draw a sine wave on a piece of paper and that would be it. I might calculate the length of the wave and tell you that it is 850mm. The veloc...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 07:22:32 PDT
Turn a $3 Microphone Pop Filter into a Sound Reflection Filter Simple! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-3-Microphone-Pop-Filter-Into-a-Sound-Reflec/
Turn a $3 Microphone Pop Filter into a Sound Reflection Filter Simple! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F35/XAG6/ILJWOUXS/F35XAG6ILJWOUXS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F35/XAG6/ILJWOUXS/F35XAG6ILJWOUXS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F35/XAG6/ILJWOUXS/F35XAG6ILJWOUXS.SMALL.jpg AndrewKFletcher Reflection filters are very useful for eliminating external noises, especially around the home. Having a dog snoring in the background prompted me to look for a solution, but I found these filters to be very expensive, for what they are: A frame with foam and mesh layers circling your microphone to ...
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Fri, 11 Mar 2016 11:48:47 PST
How to record voice with USB microphone then play it on Raspberry Pi 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Record-Voice-With-USB-Microphone-Then-Play-/
How to record voice with USB microphone then play it on Raspberry Pi 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/KI09/ILJQA3FM/FYSKI09ILJQA3FM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/KI09/ILJQA3FM/FYSKI09ILJQA3FM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/KI09/ILJQA3FM/FYSKI09ILJQA3FM.SMALL.jpg Bay Yolal Today, I am going to show you how to record your voice from USB microphone dongle over 2.5" jack microphone to Raspberry Pi 2 Model B v1.1 NOOBS loaded Raspbian operating system to play this record with omxplayer which recorded by arecord controlled on Raspberry Pi Terminal. Uh, it is not so complic...
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 12:48:48 PST
CUT CONTACT MICROPHONE http://www.instructables.com/id/CUT-CONTACT-MICROPHONE/
CUT CONTACT MICROPHONE - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/1F4C/IL2C71CC/FX81F4CIL2C71CC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/1F4C/IL2C71CC/FX81F4CIL2C71CC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/1F4C/IL2C71CC/FX81F4CIL2C71CC.SMALL.jpg Asek Solo CARA MEMOTONG CONTACT MICROPHONE AGAR BISA LEBIH KECIL. CARA MEMOTONG SIAPKAN CONTACT MICROPHONE, CUTTER DAN MISTAR/PENGGARIS. GARIS CONTACT MICROPHONENYA, SEBERAPA BESAR YANG MAU DI POTONG. KEMUDIAN TARUH PENGGARIS DIARAS CONTACT MICROPHONE, LALU IRIS/POTONG MENGGUNAKAN CUTTER SECARA PERLAHAN.H...
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 05:18:45 PST
Ribbon Microphone Upgrade for MXL R80 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ribbon-Microphone-Upgrade-for-MXL-R80/
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 16:48:43 PST
How to setup a microphone stand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Setup-a-Microphone-Stand/
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 13:08:13 PST
Ultimate Spy Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Spy-Amplifier/
Ultimate Spy Amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/Z6EU/IJYUMDZ4/FBJZ6EUIJYUMDZ4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/Z6EU/IJYUMDZ4/FBJZ6EUIJYUMDZ4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/Z6EU/IJYUMDZ4/FBJZ6EUIJYUMDZ4.SMALL.jpg Victor805 So I was exploring the internets when I found this: http://www.bugplan.com/a15.htm , a very powerful amplifier, designed by an electronics engineer with experience designing circuits for law enforcement, I obviously couldn't resist building it and I have to say I'm very impressed with the performa...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 08:31:20 PST
Control Your Computer With Your Voice http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Your-Computer-With-Your-Voice/
Control Your Computer With Your Voice - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/BV0L/IJUAH2WG/FI4BV0LIJUAH2WG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/BV0L/IJUAH2WG/FI4BV0LIJUAH2WG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/BV0L/IJUAH2WG/FI4BV0LIJUAH2WG.SMALL.jpg DEVO PRJ 33 this is not a very big code and you cancommand your computer with your voicein around 10 minutes What you will need you will need:any programming software for this i am using notepad++ The code this is the code:Set Sapi = Wscript.CreateObject("SAPI.SpVoice")set wshshell = wscript.CreateObject(...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 08:57:53 PST
Ribbon Microphone Upgrade for MXL R144 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ribbon-Microphone-Upgrade-for-MXL-R144-Re-ribbon-N/
Ribbon Microphone Upgrade for MXL R144 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/3KZU/IJRHPLA5/FB33KZUIJRHPLA5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/3KZU/IJRHPLA5/FB33KZUIJRHPLA5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/3KZU/IJRHPLA5/FB33KZUIJRHPLA5.SMALL.jpg guitartoys 2nd in a SeriesHello, this is my second in a series of DIY ribbon mic upgrades. In this instructable, we will re-ribbon an MXL R144 mic, and replace the stock transformer with and upgraded transformer. Again, I’m relying on my friend Rick at www.diyribbonmic.com/parts for his OTA-1 transformer in...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 05:38:13 PST
Mini Decibels - a simple volume meter with an electret mic & LM3916 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Decibels-a-Simple-Volume-Meter-With-an-Electr/
Mini Decibels - a simple volume meter with an electret mic & LM3916 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/YJHB/IJLRTWRF/FKYYJHBIJLRTWRF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/YJHB/IJLRTWRF/FKYYJHBIJLRTWRF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/YJHB/IJLRTWRF/FKYYJHBIJLRTWRF.SMALL.jpg markmoran After blinking an LED and mixing the colors in an RGB one, another popular beginner's circuit is an analog volume meter.In mid-2008, joe published his excellent instructable showing how to build a VU meter on a breadboard using an LM3916, a 10-segment LED bar graph, a few resistors and capacitors, a...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 11:09:17 PST
DIY Dynamic Microphone w/ pre-amp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dynamic-Microphone-W-Pre-amp/
DIY Dynamic Microphone w/ pre-amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/JHUE/IJIUX31E/FV7JHUEIJIUX31E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/JHUE/IJIUX31E/FV7JHUEIJIUX31E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/JHUE/IJIUX31E/FV7JHUEIJIUX31E.SMALL.jpg ekyr Hello everyone!We (gberthou & ekyr) would like to present you an Instructable that started as project for the course of Sensor Based Systems in KTH, Sweden. Our initial idea was to build a microphone from scratch, at low cost, but due to the fact that we were lacking the proper tools and materials t...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 06:49:27 PST
Ribbon Microphone Upgrade for MXL 990 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ribbon-Microphone-Upgrade-for-MXL-990/
Ribbon Microphone Upgrade for MXL 990 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/IGCJ/IJG26A6C/FRGIGCJIJG26A6C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/IGCJ/IJG26A6C/FRGIGCJIJG26A6C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/IGCJ/IJG26A6C/FRGIGCJIJG26A6C.SMALL.jpg guitartoys TL;DR – 3D printed ribbon bracket, 3D printed transformer bracket for MXL 990 Mic, along with a Ribbon alignment jig for a www.diyribbonmic.com/parts ribbon element.BTW, this is the condenser version of this MXL mic. Apparently they have a ribbon version too in the same body. Update 20160123: I ...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:25:02 PST
Build Lavalier or Lapel Microphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Lavalier-or-Lapel-Microphones/
Build Lavalier or Lapel Microphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/GDFI/IJHFDYT1/FD5GDFIIJHFDYT1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/GDFI/IJHFDYT1/FD5GDFIIJHFDYT1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/GDFI/IJHFDYT1/FD5GDFIIJHFDYT1.SMALL.jpg DJJules Now that your iPhone can capture 4K video and most DSLR's can record 1080P usable for filmmaking, the one thing that separates great video from mediocre video is the audio. Most of the time having a simple lavalier or lapel microphone can make all the difference between something usable and somethin...
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 15:22:43 PST
DIY Microphone Windscreen/Deadcat http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Microphone-WindscreenDeadcat/
DIY Microphone Windscreen/Deadcat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/593Y/IJHJPG09/FWW593YIJHJPG09.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/593Y/IJHJPG09/FWW593YIJHJPG09.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/593Y/IJHJPG09/FWW593YIJHJPG09.SMALL.jpg DJBeelen Deadcats really do improve your microphone's audio quality. The only problem is, they are very expensive... So here a video to help you out! Good luck!Subscribe to my channel for tutorials and more! https://www.youtube.com/user/djbeelen8xd?sub_confirmation=1
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 18:49:20 PST
Microphone to LED Arduino Pt. 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Microphone-to-LED-Arduino-Pt-1/
Microphone to LED Arduino Pt. 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/Y6QO/II0BKBVQ/FLFY6QOII0BKBVQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/Y6QO/II0BKBVQ/FLFY6QOII0BKBVQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/Y6QO/II0BKBVQ/FLFY6QOII0BKBVQ.SMALL.jpg BenA27 This project uses audio input from a microphone to control the brightness of multiple LED's using Arduino. This is part 1 of 3: connecting the microphone to the Arduino.You will need a:-microphone and cable-9.5mm to 3.5mm adapter.-3.5mm adapter to wire for Arduino hookup. Step 1: Microphone to 9.5...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 10:49:11 PST
Electret Microphone Preamplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Electret-Microphone-Preamplifier/
Electret Microphone Preamplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/8LV2/IHDUPAP8/F688LV2IHDUPAP8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/8LV2/IHDUPAP8/F688LV2IHDUPAP8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F68/8LV2/IHDUPAP8/F688LV2IHDUPAP8.SMALL.jpg Arush Bansal Hello Everybody! I'm back with another with another instructable. This one is about how to make a Electret Microphone pre-amplifier. With this, we can covert sound energy to electric energy and amplify it a bit with the help of the preamplifer. It works incredibly well and can be easily built with ...
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 23:25:47 PST