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Gefell UMT 800 w/ EA 92 - Dark Bronze

Studio condenser microphone with five polar patterns producing clean, colorless sound - ideal for a wide range of recording situations - bronze
MFR# 211105
Gefell UMT 800 w/ EA 92 - Dark Bronze
$2,673.25
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Description

The Gefell UMT 800 is a large format studio microphone featuring a pickup capsule with a long history of proven performance. Five polar patterns make this mike an ideal choice for a wide range of professional and semi-professional recording situations. The UMT 800 produces a clean, colorless sound, ideally suited for accurate recording of instrumental and vocal soloists in music studios, motion picture scoring stages and television broadcast studios. Two distinguishing characteristics of this microphone are its high sensitivity and outstanding signal to noise ratio.

The pickup capsule is a pressure gradient transducer using dual membranes and a single brass back plate. The large diameter plastic membranes are sputtered with gold. Varying the polarization voltage to the membranes with the pattern switch, located just below the head grill, produces five patterns: omni, wide cardioid, cardioid, hyper-cardioid and figure 8.The direction of maximum sensitivity is radial to the head grill, i.e. side addressed.

The microphone amplifier is a transformerless design with a symmetrical output stage. This design yields a wide dynamic range and a low self noise floor. The sensitivity can be reduced by a 10 dB switch mounted on the body of the mike when miking extremely loud sound sources. A low frequency roll-off switch, also located on the body of the microphone, reduces the proximity effect for close-range applications.

The microphone is equipped with a 3 - pin XLR connector fitting to a microphone cable, e.g. C 70.

The UMT 800 uses 48 volt phantom powering according to the international standards DIN 45596 and IEC 268 -15.

It is available here in dark bronze.

Specs

Additional Information

Condition New
Package Contents Includes EA 92 shock mount and wood case
Length 195 mm
Diameter 70 mm
Unit Weight 540 g
Transducer Type Condenser
Polar Pattern Cardioid, Bi-Directional / Figure-Eight, Omni-Directional, Hyper-Cardioid, Wide Cardioid
Impedance Rated impedance: 150 ohms
Frequency Range 40 HZ - 18 kHz
input_pad -10 dB
Sensitivity -37.7 dBV/Pa (13 mV)
Max. SPL Cardioid: 135 dB (0.5% THD); 145 dB (0.5% THD) with pad / Figure-8: 139 dB (0.5% THD); 149 dB (0.5% THD) with pad
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