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Subject: [CQ-Contest] Homebrew boom mic question
From: n4zr@contesting.com (Pete Smith)
Date: Tue Jan 23 03:04:21 2001
At 09:47 PM 1/22/01 EST, K3BU@aol.com wrote:
 >... Nobody could tell the difference between pro and
 >your home brewed set.

I'm using a hybrid Radio Shack headset/BM-10 boom, and the only difficulty
I've had with it is some mechanical feedback between headsets and boom mike
if I set the audio gain too high.  The HC-4 element is important, though --
there are a lot of boom mike/headset units out there right now that could
be retrofitted, probably.  Could be tough on Heil's markup on the complete

73, Pete N4ZR
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