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AUDIO TECHNICA HANGING MICROPHONES

Designed for suspension over choirs, instrumental groups and theatre stages, these condenser designs have steel-wire hangers, which attach to the cable, when suspended from above, and position the microphone head away from the vertical. All have a high maximum sound level capability, useful if directly above an orchestra.

PRO45

With robust construction and unobtrusive appearance, this is a wide-range condenser microphone with a cardioid (unidirectional) polar pattern. It was designed for high-quality sound reinforcement and other demanding sound pickup applications. A 7.6 metre length of 2.6mm diameter cable is permanently attached to the microphone head, terminated with a 3-pin male XLR connector. Available in black or white. The output is low impedance, balanced. Requires 9V to 52V DC phantom power. Maximum input: 134dB SPL. Response: 70Hz-16kHz, sensitivity 14.1mV/Pa. Impedance: 100ohms, balanced. Dimensions: 57mm head length; 12mm head diameter.

Included accessories: Foam windscreen, steel hanger
Optional accessories: AT8146 windshield, AT8146WH windshield

U853A

This is also a cardioid, condenser design, but with a wider frequency response, it is also suitable for recording work, as well as sound reinforcement. A 7.6 metre cable, 3.2mm in diameter, is attached permanently to the microphone. This terminates with a miniature XLR connector which connects to the included AT8531 power module, which has a switch to introduce a low-frequency roll-off, 80Hz, 18dB/octave, to reduce unwanted low-frequency sounds without affecting voice quality. The module has an XLR3-M balanced output connector and operates with a 1.5V AA battery (1200 hours, alkaline) or 11-52V phantom power. The capsule is interchangeable; hypercardioid, omnidirectional and UniLine line cardioid polar patterns are available - contact Sales. Available in black or white. Maximum input: 133dB SPL. Response: 30Hz-20kHz, sensitivity 7.9mV/Pa. Impedance: 200ohms, balanced. Dimensions: 34mm head length; 12.2mm head diameter.

Included accessories: AT8153 two-stage foam windscreen, AT8451 steel hanger, AT8531 power module, AT8438 5/8 inch stand adapter, battery.

Other Models

All microphones in the Audio Technica range are available from Canford. Those not listed are generally available in short delivery times to special order, please contact Sales.

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AUDIO TECHNICA PRO45 MICROPHONE Hanging, cardioid condenser, phantom only, black Black Stock code:
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£93.33
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AUDIO TECHNICA PRO45W MICROPHONE Hanging, cardioid condenser, phantom only, white White Stock code:
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£122.50
Offer £90.00
AUDIO TECHNICA U853A MICROPHONE Hanging, cardioid condenser, phantom/battery, LF filter, black Black Stock code:
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£252.50
AUDIO TECHNICA U853AW MICROPHONE Hanging, cardioid condenser, phantom/battery, LF filter, white White Stock code:
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£260.00
AUDIO TECHNICA AT8146 WINDSHIELD Foam, for PRO45, black Black Stock code:
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£9.17
AUDIO TECHNICA AT8146WH WINDSHIELD Foam, for PRO45W, white White Stock code:
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£9.17