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Shure Beta 98AD/C Drum Mic

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The Shure Beta 98AD/C is a precision-engineered compact, high-output miniature condenser microphone for professional sound reinforcement and studio recording. An extremely uniform cardioid polar patte... Click To Read More About This Product

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Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
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Overview

The Shure Beta 98AD/C is a precision-engineered compact, high-output miniature condenser microphone for professional sound reinforcement and studio recording. An extremely uniform cardioid polar pattern provides excellent gain-before-feedback and off-axis rejection of unwanted noise. Comes with the A98D drum mount with a flexible gooseneck that makes precise mic placement for toms, snares, and hand percussion a breeze.

FEATURES

External in-line preamplifier for discrete cable placement
Uniform cardioid polar pattern provides maximum gain-before-feedback Superior rejection of off-axis sound
Frequency response tailored for drums and percussion applications
Wide dynamic range for use in high SPL environments
Flexible gooseneck for precise placement and easy adjustments
SPECIFICATIONS
Type: Electret Condenser
Frequency Response: 20 to 20,000 Hz
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Output Impedance: 179 Ohms
Sensitivity (at 1 kHz, open circuit voltage): -48.0 dBV/Pa (4.0 mV)
Maximum SPL (1 kHz at 1% THD): 1000 Ohm load: 144 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (referenced at 94 dB SPL at 1 kHz): 64 dB (S/N ratio is difference between 94 dB SPL and equivalent SPL of self noise, A-weighted)
Dynamic Range (at 1 kHz): 1000 Ohm load: 114 dB
Common Mode Rejection (20 Hz to 20 kHz): > 50 dB
Clipping Level (1 kHz at 0.25% THD): 1000 Ohm load: 1.0 dBV (1.26 V) (THD of microphone preamplifier when applied input signal is equivalent to cartridge output at specified SPL)
Self-Noise (typical, equivalent SPL, A-weighted): 30 dB SPL
Polarity: Positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 with respect to pin 3
Weight: Net: 12 g (0.6 oz.)
Connector: Three-pin professional audio (XLR), male, balanced
Power Requirements: 11-52 Vdc phantom, 3.6 mA
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One year warranty on wireless mics, mixers, and circuitry products.
2 year warranty on wired mics.
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ShureBeta 98AD/C Drum Mic
 
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5.0

Love this setup and sound

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  • Clear Sound
  • Compact
  • Easy To Use
  • Lightweight

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    Comments about Shure Beta 98AD/C Drum Mic:

    I have been searching for a mic stand that clips onto my djembe. This one allows for practice and performance use, without getting in the way of my hands. The sound quality is also great.

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