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September 11, 2014 AT 1:00 am

Lavalier Microphone T-Shirt Clip #3DPrinting #3DThursday

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Lavalier Microphones (or “Lav’s” in the hip street lingo) are great for picking up clean, isolated audio from a person.

They work best when clipped onto a collar, lapel or other clothing parts I don’t know the names of.
They don’t work so well on T-shirts. But I like T-shirts! So one day whilst filming our show we came up with this solution.
1) Print object. I made several in base clothing colors like white, gray and black.
2) Clip the lav onto the front portion with the microphone pointed up.
3) Slide the clip onto the t-shirt neck (keep it centered so it stays straight) and loop the wire around the top.
4) Become a STAR!

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