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AKG C516ML Miniature Instrument Microphone  

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The AKG C 516 ML is a lightweight cardioid mini microphone for use on accordions, guitar speakers, piano and keyboard/organ cabinets. The included screws and double-sided, solvent-free adhesive pads m... Read More

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The AKG C 516 ML is a lightweight cardioid mini microphone for use on accordions, guitar speakers, piano and keyboard/organ cabinets. The included screws and double-sided, solvent-free adhesive pads make it easy to install the microphone on your musical instrument or amp exactly where you need it.

Using two C 516 MLs (one on the bass and one on the treble side) and an optional B 29 L battery power supply is an ideal way to mic up an accordion. The C 516 ML is the only version available and can be used with the B 29 L battery power supply, AKG WMS Series bodypack transmitters, or the MPA V L adapter for external phantom powering. The unique adapter plate A 400 allows easy attachment of the AKG pocket transmitters.

  • Cardioid instrument microphone with miniature mounting bracket
  • High mechanical-noise attenuation
  • Including wireless direct adapter for easy use with AKG pocket transmitters
  • Detachable microphone cable
  • Ideal for miking up accordions and guitar, piano, keyboard, or organ amplifiers
  • Includes 2 double-sided adhesive rubber plates, 3 countersunk bolts (3 x 30 MM), 3 self-tapping screws (2.9 x 13 mm), A 400 adapter, adhesive compound, H 516 Mount Plate, microphone bag, and W44 windscreen
  • Polar pattern: cardioid
  • Frequency response: 60-20 kHz
  • Sensitivity: 5 mV/Pa (46 db)
  • Maximum sound pressure level: 130/132 dB SPL, (for 1%/3% THD)
  • Equivalent noise level: 31 dB-A
  • Signal/noise ratio (A-weighted): 63 db
  • Impedance: <=200 ohms
  • Recommended load impedence: >=2000 ohms
  • Current consumption: approx. 2 mA
  • Power requirement: B 29 L battery power supply, or the MPA V L adapter,
  • AKG WMS Series bodypack transmitters
  • Connector: 3-pin male XLR
  • Cable length: 5 ft. (1.5 m)
  • Finish: matte black
  • Dimensions (length x diameter): 9.3" x 1.9", 235 mm x 47 mm (microphone only)
  • Net weight: 1.6 oz, (46 g)
AKG Acoustics, U.S. Limited Warranty

Amended July 19, 2005

AKG Acoustics warrants AKG products against defects in material or workmanship for a period of two years from the date of original purchase, and agrees to repair or, at our option replace any defective unit without charge for either parts or labor. AKG grants a three-year warranty covering selected products (C 12 VR, C 414 B-ULS, C 414 B-TLII, C 414 B-XLS, C 414 B-XLII, C 426 B, C 451 B, C 480 B, C 391 B, C 1000 B, C 2000 S, C 3000 B, C 4000 B, C 4500 B, SolidTube) against defects in material and workmanship.

Warranty is valid for AKG products purchased and delivered within the United States for the original purchaser only. The purchaser's Bill of Sale will serve as proof of sale and warranty validity in the U.S. Shipment of defective items to AKG for repair will be at the customer's own risk and expense. AKG will assume the return shipping cost for all items repaired under warranty.

IMPORTANT: This warranty does not cover damage resulting from accident, misuse or abuse, lack of reasonable care, the affixing of any attachment not provided with the product, loss of parts, or connecting the product to any receptacle other than specified.

This warranty is void unless AKG Acoustics, U.S.'s service center performs the repair. No responsibility is assumed for any special, incidental or consequential damages caused by the consumer. However, the limitation of any right or remedy shall not be effective where law prohibits such.

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