Trying to record a ticking sound of watch. Using a piezo contact mic. Want to learn how I can decide what preamp to use and how to match impedance. Any help would be appreciated.

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Hi and welcome!

Check out Tim Prebble's blogpost on contact mic's: http://www.musicofsound.co.nz/blog/the-first-rule-of-contact-mic-club

Good luck!



Also guitar pick up are ok for those ticking sounds



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