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Re: Re[3]: Information on contact microphones

I think he means a pair with a broken chassis, not a broken diaphragm.  
good old Sony V6's give an excellent 'low-budget' feel when used as a mic.

-----Original Message-----
From: Mike Biffle <Mike.Biffle@wj.com>
To: Loopers-Delight@annihilist.com <Loopers-Delight@annihilist.com>;
SoundFNR@aol.com <SoundFNR@aol.com>
Date: Friday, October 23, 1998 9:58 AM
Subject: Re[3]: Information on contact microphones

>Andy Butler...
>>>> Use an old pair of broken walkman headphones.
>>> As a contact mic?  Wanna elaborate?
>> That's right, a loudspeaker and a dynamic mic are essentially identical
>> operation, they're just used in opposite directions... <snip>
>If they're broken as a loudspeaker, why would they work as a mic?