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AKG D 40 Cardioid Instrument Microphone

Rugged cardioid instrument microphone with Laminate Varimotion diaphragm
MFR# 2815X00050

Product Description

The AKG D 40 with its solid all-metal body will stand up to the hardships of night-after-night onstage use "with a smile."

The Varimotion diaphragm deep-drawing process allows the diaphragm itself to be fine-tuned with no need for tuning resonators, leading to a quantum leap in audio performance.

The transducer is protected by a sturdy wire-mesh cap and takes extremely high sound pressure levels with ease.

An integrated stand adapter and standard H 440 mounting bracket for snare drums, tom-toms, etc. make the D 40 a highly versatile tool for use on drums, percussions, wind instruments, and guitar amps.

Features:

  • Dynamic microphone designed for drums and percussions, wind instruments and guitar amps
  • Patented AKG Varimotion diaphragm
  • Custom built capsule mounting
  • Spring steel wire-mesh cap
  • Rugged all-metal body withstands typical tough handling on stage

Product Specifications

Condition New
Package Contents Mic bag, adapter plate
Length 4.1 in
Diameter 1.7 in
Unit Weight 245 g
Tube or Solid State Solid State
Transducer Type Dynamic
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Number of Microphones Single Microphone
Phantom Required No
Impedance Electrical: ≤ 600 Ohms / Recommended load: ≥ 2 kOhms
Frequency Range 50 Hz - 20 kHz
Sensitivity -52 dBV/Pa (2.5 mV)
Max. SPL 147 dB

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