Originally Posted by Albie
Problem with throat mics is that you have to spend $250-$300 for mil-spec units to get one that actually WORKS. Not sure about the earbone mics.
Honestly, you're much better off getting a good quality boom mic with some good noise canceling circuits.
I've had the same experiences. And when you're dropping that kind of coin for a decent throat mic, they don't usually just plug into the cheap walmart blister-pack radios....so there's another $800+.