Audio-Technica AE3000 Instrument Condenser Microphone  

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The Artist Elite AE3000 is a cardioid condenser instrument mic that excels in applications such as guitar cabinets, toms, snare, timpani and overheads. Its large-diaphragm capsule combines with the op... Read More

Available 10-04-2016 You will not be charged until order ships. Email me when this is in stock.

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Overview

The Artist Elite AE3000 is a cardioid condenser instrument mic that excels in applications such as guitar cabinets, toms, snare, timpani and overheads. Its large-diaphragm capsule combines with the open architecture of the head case to provide an extremely accurate and open sound. Its low-profile side-address design with tapered grille allows optimal microphone positioning.
Requires phantom power.

Features
  • Excels in high-SPL applications
  • Large-diaphragm capsule Extremely accurate and open sound
  • Low-profile side-address design with tapered grille
  • Cardioid polar pattern
  • Robust design for enduring dependability on the road
  • Integral 80 Hz HPF switch and 10 dB pad
Specifications
  • Element: Fixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
    Polar pattern: Cardioid
    Frequency response: 20-20,000 Hz
    Low frequency roll-off: 80 Hz, 12 dB/octave
    Open circuit sensitivity: -43 dB (7 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
    Impedance: 100 ohms
    Maximum input sound level: 148 db SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.; 158 dB SPL, with 10 dB pad (nominal)
    Noise: 11 dB SPL
    Dynamic range (typical): 137 db, 1 kHz at Max SPL
    Signal-to-noise ratio: 83 db, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
    Phantom power requirements: 11-52V DC, 3 mA typical
    Switch: High-pass filter; 10 dB
    Weight (microphone): 6.0 oz. (170 g)
    Dimensions: 4.55" (115.5 mm) long, 1.89" (48.0 mm) maximum diameter
    Output connector: Integral 3-pin XLRM-type
    Accessories furnished: AT8471 isolation clamp for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; 5/8"-27 to 3/8"-16 threaded adapter; soft protective pouch
    Audio-Technica case style: R6
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One year parts and labor warranty.


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Audio-TechnicaAE3000 Instrument Condenser Microphone
 
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5.0

Brilliant on Toms

By Franklin

from Round Rock, TX

Comments about Audio-Technica AE3000 Instrument Condenser Microphone:

I've been using the AE3000 to close mic all of my toms, from smaller rack to to large floor toms, and I love the sound. These things handle the SPLs well and provide great sound which requires very little EQ at the board to get the perfect tone. With a good gate setup properly, the sound is amazing. Love them.

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5.0

Bought it in '09, No Probs.

By Eric Clark

from Trenton, Missouri

Comments about Audio-Technica AE3000 Instrument Condenser Microphone:

Love this mic! I mic guitar cabs, 2x12's, 4x12's, & 4x10's it's been perfect in every app. Love miking acoustic guitar with it. Rugged, great for miking anything, even vocals. Best results have been miking 2x12 cabs and acoustic guitar.

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