Dukane Launches Affordable Microphone

dukane-mic-1212Today Dukane announced a new addition to its voice augmentation line of microphones in the form of the new I-Hear 1. The I-Hear 1 is a pole-mounted speaker unit that contains the amplifier and speaker. Designed for classrooms to add amplification for a teacher, it includes a lightweight transmitter on a lanyard with volume adjustment knob and has a range of 55 feet using RF at 2.4GHz (same as 802.11b WiFi). It automatically selects any of 20 separate channels and comes complete with lapel mic, transmitter and speaker unit. Dukane says the system uses a rechargeable Lithium battery for eight-plus hours of operation. It lists for $299.

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