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      01-05-2013, 07:48 PM   #1
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go pro + audio technica pro 24 cm

A little while back i posted about go pro positions and sound quality.

Anyway, got around to getting a microphone - Audio Technica Pro 24CM, and it seems to do a pretty nice job.

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      01-05-2013, 08:49 PM   #2
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That looks like a great solution!

What is that mount you are using?
Did you get the mic off EBay or did you get it from a local store?

The sound in your clip is great - I'm totally convinced.

I find the mic on the GoPro to be basically useless so I'd love to get something worked out like you have.
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      01-05-2013, 09:10 PM   #3
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got the mic from d-d-photographics
http://www.d-d-photographics.com.au/...d-Microphones/

i got mine for $98, looks like they've bumped it up a few dollars.

re the mount, not sure where to get it from to tell you the truth. One of the other forum members here organised a group buy about 4 years ago from the USA.

I am planning on getting a smaller one though, as that mount is overkill for a mic that weighs not much.
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The good ole' 125/128i performance muffler sounds pretty dope when driven with gusto, but then gets pretty drone-y when sedate.

Real problem is that the exhaust note writes cheques that the engine just cant cash.

But definitely a cool solution for external audio.
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      01-05-2013, 10:05 PM   #5
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Sounds tough .....
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Real problem is that the exhaust note writes cheques that the engine just cant cash.
funniest application of that quote i've heard!
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..Real problem is that the exhaust note writes cheques that the engine just cant cash..
I know what you mean, but only to some ears. The N54/N55 are lazy engines to my ear.
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Real problem is that the exhaust note writes cheques that the engine just cant cash.
ha ha!
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      01-07-2013, 01:15 AM   #9
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I'm sure Tay would post his vids if he wasn't banned lol.

Same setup, albeit different mic.
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      01-09-2013, 12:39 AM   #10
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Despite it's go slow nature, i wanted to show the results of the microphone/camera set up.
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^ and that you did well ... Thank you . Now making me thing about getting the PE as well
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      01-09-2013, 07:33 AM   #12
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Very nice setup mate!

The PE on my 135i doesn't sound anything like that Maybe I need to install the Y-Pipe but been having problems with my turbos and the car's been at the stealers...
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Mate the playback definitely sounded great drive safe
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