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AKG C480 B Combo Modular Condensor Mic - Used  From AKG

Discontinued modular condensor from AKG.

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Condition: Used, Excellent

Manufacturer's Description from AKG

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The C480 B Combo is a combination of C480 B pre-amp and the CK61 ULS capsule. It offers excellent audio quality and maximum flexibility. The electronic circuitry of the C480 B comes with a transformerless output stage and assures completely linear transfer characteristics across the entire frequency range, while achieving self-noise figures close to the theoretical minimum. The CK61 capsule is characterized by a ruler-flat frequency response and an unmatchable consistent cardioid polar pattern. It is the ideal choice for critical recording and live-sound applications where consistent suppression of off-axis sound is an important requirement. The CK61 ULS is widely used in broadcast and recording studios as well as on stages worldwide.

AKG Microphones

About Manufacturer

Around the world recording studios, radio and TV stations, opera houses and famous stages count on AKG products. Internationally known musicians and show-stars have frequently been seen using our high-quality microphones and headphones for many decades. Today AKG is one of the leading manufacturers of high-quality microphones, headphones and wireless-equipment. Listed below is the brief story of one of the most famous brands in the professional audio-world. AKG, founded in Vienna by Dr. Rudolf Goerike and Ernst Pless, soon became one of the biggest players in the world of sound. Today AKG is synonymous with good sound, stands for passion in music providing the highest quality and ongoing innovation in the world of music. The company was founded in 1947 and within months, the first AKG microphones were being used in radio stations, theatres and Jazz-Clubs. The products (the AKG DYN Series) were at that time manufactured by hand by five workers. In 1949, the first AKG headphones came on the market. Then, in the early fifties AKG made a breakthrough with several new products: Totally new technologies like the world’s first high quality condenser microphone, the D 12 with its cardioid characteristics, the world’s first remote-controlled multi-pattern capacitor microphone, the C 12 and the D 36 made acoustic history. One of the first customers of the famous C 12 microphone was the BBC in London.

Specifications

General Specifications

Polar PatternCardioid
Audio frequency bandwidth20 - 20000 Hz
Equivalent noise level11 dB-A
Sensitivity20 mV/Pa
Signal to Noise83 dB-A
Preattenuation Pad6 - 10 dB
Bass cut filter100 Hz
Electrical impedance150 Ohms
Recommended load impedance2000 Ohms

Dimensions

Height171 mm
Diameter21 mm

Design

Finishmatte black

Audio Output

TypeBalanced XLR
GenderMale
Contacts3-pin

Powering Interface

Voltage48 to 48 V
Current2 mA