Two designs of bases for direct mounting of goosenecks, featuring XLR 3-pin female input connectors on the top and XLR 3-pin male output connectors on the rear.
A beautifully designed, compact, zinc die-cast base, available with a variety of combinations of connectors, switching and indication. Note: microphone phantom power (24 - 48V) must be present for indicators to function.
Dimensions: 130mm diameter, 35mm height. Weight 0.5 kg
Input 3-pin female. Output 3-pin male. Noiseless grey press-to-talk latching switch and two LEDs indicating phantom power present (amber) and mic on (red).
Input 3-pin female. Output 3-pin male. Without press-to-talk switch.
Input 3-pin female. Output 3-pin male. Noiseless black press-to-talk switch and two LEDs indicating phantom power present (amber) and mic on (red).
Weighing in at nearly 3kg, these substantial cast iron bases should provide a stable mounting for even the heaviest gooseneck combinations, for applications such as paging microphones, talkback systems or sound reinforcement. The bases are fashioned in a sturdy, workmanlike, style which will be appropriate in reception desk, office and industrial environments where suitability for purpose and longevity are of prime importance. The black powder coated casting has a horizontally mounted XLR-style female socket on its upper face, and a removable plate, suitable for fitting switches, indicators, controls or connectors (such as headphone sockets), with access to space for additional user supplied circuitry. Rubber feet avoid slippage.
Fitted with a rear mounted 3-pole XLR style male connector, fully wired to the upper female connector. Overall dimensions are 160 ×150 ×51mm, Weight is 2.4kg.
This model is also available complete with a Canford gooseneck microphone 250XB (stock code 53-182), at a special package price. For other suitable goosenecks see Goosenecks and “Gooseneck microphones”.