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Old July 16th, 2007, 01:41 PM   #1
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Clever microphone stands ?

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Does anyone know of any clever multi-purpose microphone stands? I'm looking for one that is portable and light , possibly folding into a backpack, and will work on a table top, possibly including a gooseneck.
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Old July 16th, 2007, 02:13 PM   #2
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Have you seen these. Six ounces! I have a couple in my carry-on bag.

http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/produc...icrophone.html
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Old July 16th, 2007, 03:19 PM   #3
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Thanks for the lead, Glenn. Actually, I'm looking for something that can be bigger and include a gooseneck. Perhaps I'll just make due with my photo zoom lens ground level pod, though it's really too beefy for the job :
Really Right Stuff "Ground Pod"
http://www.reallyrightstuff.com/rrs/...%2D243&eq=&Tp=

The Table Top microphone stand category contains this item as well, though I would replace its microphone holder with a shockmount :

http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/produc...one_Stand.html
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Old July 16th, 2007, 03:29 PM   #4
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The Table Top microphone stand category contains this item as well, though I would replace its microphone holder with a shockmount :

http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/produc...one_Stand.html
I have one of these under a different brand name - I think it's the best of the small folding tabletop stands. It isn't clear from the picture, but the center post telescopes up and locks, giving a total stand height of about 10"/25cm.

The reason I like it better than the others is that it weighs more, is more stable, and goes higher.
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Old July 16th, 2007, 03:31 PM   #5
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Thanks for the recommendation, Seth. I'm looking for exactly the telescoping feature.
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Old July 16th, 2007, 04:37 PM   #6
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Trew Audio offers a great clamp mount. I tried to find it on their site and couldn't, or I'd give you a link. It's basically a hand clamp attached to flexible neck that will go anywhere. We use ours all the time. I believe it's made specifically for their store.
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Old July 16th, 2007, 05:55 PM   #7
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Trew Audio offers a great clamp mount. I tried to find it on their site and couldn't, or I'd give you a link. It's basically a hand clamp attached to flexible neck that will go anywhere. We use ours all the time. I believe it's made specifically for their store.
Is this it? It definitely falls into the clever category :
http://trewaudio.com/store/product.p...&cat=36&page=1
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