MB4k

Handheld/Stand Cardioid Condenser Microphone

  • Introductory studio-quality microphone
  • Condenser design for studio-quality
  • Extended response for smooth, natural sonic characteristics
  • Rugged all-metal construction
  • Battery/phantom operation for maximum versatility
  • Soft-touch finish reduces mechanical noise

£112.00 (inc. VAT)

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MB4k

Handheld/Stand Cardioid Condenser Microphone

A price/performance leader, the MB4k cardioid condenser microphone is the Midnight Blues Series' introductory studio-quality microphone. With a condenser design for studio vocal and instrument applications, the microphone features: battery/phantom operation; rugged all-metal construction; soft-touch finish; extended response for smooth, natural sonic characteristics; corrosion-resistant contacts from gold-plated XLRM-type connector; on/off switch.

  • Introductory studio-quality microphone - the clear price/performance leader
  • Condenser design for studio-quality vocal and instrument applications
  • Extended response for smooth, natural sonic characteristics
  • Rugged all-metal construction and on/off switch
  • Soft-touch finish for a secure, comfortable grip and reduced mechanical noise
  • Battery/phantom operation for maximum versatility
  • Corrosion-resistant gold-plated XLRM-type connector
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Element Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Frequency Response 80 - 20,000 Hz
Open Circuit Sensitivity Phantom: -46 dB (5.0 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa - Battery: -48 dB (3.9 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
Impedance Phantom: 200 ohms - Battery: 250 ohms
Maximum Input Sound Level Phantom: 137 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D. - Battery: 125 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.
Switches On/off
Dynamic Range Phantom: 113 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL - Battery: 101 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 70 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
Phantom Power Requirements 11-52V DC, 2 mA typical
Battery Type 1.5V AA/UM3
Battery Current/Life 0.4 mA/1200 hours typical
Weight 182 g
Dimensions 8.10" (205.7 mm) long, 1.64" (41.7 mm) head diameter
Output Connector Integral 3-pin gold-plated XLRM-type
Accessories Included AT8405a stand clamp for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; 5/8"-27 to 3/8"-16 threaded adapter; battery; soft protective pouch

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MB4k

Handheld/Stand Cardioid Condenser Microphone

Name Filetype Filesize
Midnight Blues Brochure PDF 1019 KB
MB4k Polar Pattern JPG 54 KB
MB4k Frequency Response JPG 46 KB
MB4K Declaration of Conformity PDF 178 KB

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