|And why is it called the Great Australian
Bight? Check out a map of Australia!
I'm not intending to make these clips - they need to be made to fit
both head and mic. But your local friendly machinist should be
able to make one for you, armed with the items and a copy of this page.
- some of the excess material on either side could be milled away to
reduce weight and increase flexibility
- or some holes could be drilled in it for the same purpose
- one or more slits could be cut leading from the holes to increase
flexibility if needed
- you could even have a slot or two to provide strain relief for the
Hope it works for you!
The future is now!
The clip below was made by flute player William Bajzek using a 3D
printer! William comments:
They fit nicely! I just received them so only time will tell
if they’re gigworthy. They seem stronger than I expected, and are
William is making these available via:
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Created Sept 2001; Updated March 2013