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Shure KSM42/SG

Large Dual-Diaphragm, Side-Address Condenser Vocal Microphone (Sable Gray)

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  • Product Description

    This premium side-address, cardioid condenser microphone features a large dual-diaphragm capsule, optimized for world-class vocal recording and performance applications. With a tailored frequency response and extensive internal and external pop filtering, the single-pattern, dual-diaphragm design of the Shure KSM42, featuring Prethos™ Advanced Preamplifier Technology exhibits an exceptionally smooth proximity control and ultra-wide dynamic range. The KSM42 is the premier choice for capturing sophisticated, powerful and intimate vocal performances.

    A milestone achievement in sound reinforcement, Prethos™ Advanced Preamplifier Technology employs transparent internal circuitry architectures that enable unprecedented audio quality and performance.

    The KSM42 Features:

    • Highly consistent cardioid polar pattern creates a broad “sweet spot” and natural off-axis response
    • Prethos™Advanced Preamplifier Technology exhibits extremely low self-noise with superior dynamic range, transient response and ultra-low distortion for transparent recording
    • Dual-diaphragm design with an active front, ultra thin (2.5 micron) 24-karat gold, low mass, 1-inch Mylar® diaphragm
    • Passive back diaphragm delivers exceptional control of low frequency proximity effect
    • Tailored low-frequency roll-off minimizes low frequency room noise
    • Integrated three-stage mesh grille guards against wind and breath noise
    • Open cage ShureLock® rubber suspension shock mount with low-profile Popper Stopper™  magnetic pop filter produces a natural space between performer and microphone
    • Extremely low self noise for critical studio vocal recording
    • Premium electronic components and gold-plated internal and external connectors
    • Durable zinc die-cast housing and hardened low carbon steel grille
    • Internal shock mount to reduce unwanted handling and stand noise



  • Additional Information

    Condition New
    Package Contents Includes magnetic pop filter, ShureLock rubber suspension shock mount, aluminum carrying case, protective velveteen pouch, four suspension mount O-rings
    Length 7.3 in
    Diameter 2.2 in
    Unit Weight 1.08 lb
    Transducer Type Condenser
    Polar Pattern Cardioid
    Number of Microphones Single Microphone
    Phantom Required Yes
    Impedance Output: 147 Ohms
    Frequency Range 60 Hz - 20 kHz
    Sensitivity -37 dBV/Pa (14.1 mV)
    Max. SPL 139 dB
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