Beyerdynamic M 88 TG Hypercardioid Dynamic Microphone

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M 88 TG Hypercardioid Dynamic Microphone
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Legendary sound for vocals, bass drum and studio.

Some products are born classics, and the M 88 has to take centre stage for being far ahead of its time when it was first introduced in the 1960's. Incorporating a new low-mass diaphragm element, the M 88 TG has earned its place in history in the recording of Kick Drums (for this application, the use of an external pop shield like PS 88 or WS 59 is strongly recommended). Sound engineers have found that the lightning-fast transient response of this microphone reproduces the complex sound patterns of the kick drum, resulting in a tight 'thump' without the need for complex signal processing. This characteristic works equally well on other instruments, especially where intricate low frequencies and their harmonics need to be captured. The M 88 TG is one of the most frequently specified microphones by sound engineers worldwide, and heralded a beyerdynamic contemporary classic renowned for capturing emotive audio signals.

Features:
• Extended frequency range with very soft presence boost and exceptional bass reproduction
• High gain-before-feedback
• Integrated hum-buck coil
• High SPL handling capability
• Rugged construction
• Supplied with microphone clamp and storage bag

Specifications:
• Transducer type: Dynamic
• Polar pattern: Hypercardiod
• Frequency response: 30 - 20.000 Hz

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