Category: DIY audio electronics

Connector Cable for Stereo Microphones

DIY—Audio Series

In my last post I wrote a little about the different connectors and wirings for audio cables. Today I want to share another type of cable I  soldered for myself recently: a y-splitter which divides a stereo audio signal from a (stereo) microphone so I can recored it with an audio interface or field recorder.… Read the rest

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Connectors for Audio

DIY—Audio Series

Being able to customise audio cable is vital for field recordists or techs in a studio environment. If you don’t like soldering or manipulating cables no worries, I am sure you quickly start getting hung up on it just as I did.… Read the rest

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Stethoscope-Microphone

DIY—Audio Series

Inspired by Diego Stocco‘s stethoscope microphone, I bought myself a stethoscope and a couple of electronic parts and built one on my own.

List of Parts

  • stethoscope
  • 1x male XLR plug
    [Alternatively any other connector able to ‘carry’ phantom power from the recording device to the condenser microphones can be used.]
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DIY Pick-ups from Piezo Disks

DIY—Audio Series

Here is a quick and easy construction plan for pick-ups made from piezo buzzers or disks.

Piezo disks can be obtained as single disks in various shapes and sizes or can be taken out of buzzers for example. Both piezo elements can either be acquired at electronic stores or possibly stripped out of older electronics such as sound producing toys or door buzzers.… Read the rest

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