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AKG C518 M Phantom power version

Product Code: 439620

The C518 ***PHANTOM POWERED VERSION- use only professional miniature clamp-on microphone is the ultimate tool for recording of drums and percussion. Its cardioid polar pattern rejects overspill from nearby instruments.

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AKG C518M/C **PHANTOM POWERED VERSION- use only with 48V phantom power** Miniature cardioid condenser clamp-on microphone with shock mounted capsule.


  • Ideal for miking drums and percussion instruments
  • Detachable microphone cable
  • Integrated gooseneck
  • Continuously adjustable vise type clamp The ultimate miniature condenser microphone for drums and percussions.
  • Its cardioid polar pattern rejects overspill from nearby instruments. A continuously adjustable vise-type clamp makes it easy to fix the microphone securely on the top hoop of most drums or percussion instruments.
  • An external shock mount provides high mechanical-noise rejection.
  • A special snap-on stabilizer knee will keep the gooseneck bent at a defined angle.
  • The C518M features an integrated, switchable bass cut for adjusting the microphone`s frequency response to your instrument`s sound.

**see 439630 for mini-XLR version**

* Polar pattern cardioid * Frequency range 60 Hz to 20 kHz * Sensitivity 5 mV/Pa (-46 dBV) * Max. SPL 130/132 dB SPL (for 1%/3% THD) * Equivalent noise level 31 dB(A) * Signal/noise ratio (A-weighted) 63 dB * Ompedance <= 200 ohms * Recommended load impedance >= 2000 ohms * Current consumption <= 2 mA * Power requirement B 29 L battery power supply, MPA * V L phantom adapter, AKG WMS bodypack transmitters * Cable 1.5 m (5 ft.) * Finish matte black * Dimensions Length: 200 mm (7.9 in.) (microphone only); max. width: 47 mm (1.9 in.)

Microphone Response: 60 Hz to 20,000 Hz
Microphone Impedance: = 200 ohms
Microphone Maximum SPL: 130/132 dB SPL
Microphone Sensitivity: 5 mV/Pa (-46 dBV re 1 V/Pa)
Microphone Self Noise: 31 dB(A
Physical Height: 200 mm x 47 mm
Physical Weight: 220 g
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