It is difficult to imagine the musical industry without a microphone. For comfortable use during performances and other events, holders are used. Universal fasteners can be found everywhere: in conference rooms, in broadcasting, in studios, on scenes and other sites. There are also special racks that are more common in recording studios. Talk about those and others.
Each type of microphone holders has its own characteristics, as it is intended for certain tasks. Some are called to free the hands, others – to extinguish vibrations and noises. Eat fasteners designed to make the installation of the microphone not so noticeable.
For example, the so-called “Perekkka” fastens a special clothespin to clothes. Such a simple device allows you to attach a microphone to clothing so that it is less visible, without damage to sound transmission. You can also attach a microphone to a musical instrument.
Attention should be paid: often clothespins are equipped with cloves that can scratch the tool. Also, the petrogen microphone can be attached to the clothes of a simpler version of the clothespins – clip.
Head holders represent a bracket on which the cable and microphone is attached on a flexible wire. This option allows you to fix the equipment on the head, without spoiling the hairstyle for the leading TV program or concert, skipping a bracket with hair on the back of the head. Free hands give a lot of advantages: work at a computer, holding a tablet or gesture.
Universal desktop holders allow you to fix the microphone of any kind, successfully clean the vibration and release the hands of the user. In the professional sphere, such fasteners are used in television studios and broadcasting studios. Leading blogs and canals on the Internet also actively use such supports, appreciate all the advantages. Usually, a studio condenser microphone is installed on such a fastener In the Holder of the type “Spider”.
The latter is two frames located one in another. The inner frame is suspended on elastic bands. This allows you to isolate the studio microphone from foreign vibrations, effectively their extinguishes. In aggregate with the pop filter, it turns out a beautiful sound, allowable to esters and voice acting.
A type of desktop holder can be considered fastener. Such can be seen in conference rooms or receptions. The flexible wire allows not only to free his hands, but also to adjust the microphone under it simple and quickly. The quality of the sound does not change.
Racks are very popular due to its versatility and low prices. They are tubular designs of various configurations. There are two main types: outdoor and desktop models.
About desktop samples have already been said above. Such racks are used not only in broadcasting and recording studios – you can also see them from journalists during an interview.
Outdoor racks There are two main types: Vertical and “Zhuravl”. Both those and others are used primarily on scenes or stands, on sites where mass events or performances are held, for karaoke. “Zhuravl” is a vertical rack with a swivel section and a microphone fastener head.
This option is universal than a simple vertical rack: faster and easier to configure the height of a soloist or speaker, as well as conveniently voice musicians and musical instruments in various positions. A microphone cable is fixed on the racks with special clips.
The mounting on the camera is carried out with fasteners of two main types: Bracket or Shape. BRACKET is a bracket that can be fixed in the jack for tripod. Shape – an unlocked frame to which you can attach additional equipment (microphone or light). Also on sale you can find a lot of universal fasteners, allowing you to secure the microphone on the camera, including depreciable.
How to choose?
The selection of the mount depends on many conditions: from the type of microphone, on the nature of the work, on price and quality. Each fastener is designed for its tasks and use them by appointment.
First of all It is necessary to pay attention to the type of microphone and familiarize yourself with all the fasteners that are designed for it. For example, for an ordinary vocal microphone, shock-absorbing fixing. Then you need to decide on the nature of the work: if the microphone is mainly used in the studio at the table, the desktop stand with the shock absorbing holder is what you need.
Parameters such as price and quality play not the last role. It makes no sense to overpay for the brand if the rack “Unnamed” can perfectly perform the same features. It is important to pay attention to the quality of plastic and moving connections, if there are. Movable connections are vulnerable, especially if the quality of plastic leaves much to be desired.
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