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Beyerdynamic MC 740 Condenser Stereo Pair  From Beyerdynamic


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Manufacturer's Description from Beyerdynamic

The Beyerdynamic MC 740 SET Condenser Microphone is a universal studio mic thanks to its 5 switchable polar patterns,The MC 740 mic designed without compromise to be able to capture every sound detail with absolute clarity and purity. Applications for the MC 740 SET include recording orchestras (2 x MC 740 in XY- or ORTF-position) as a main microphone resulting in a superb transparent sound. 


Transducer type: Condenser
Operating principle: Pressure gradient
Polar patterns: Omnidirectional, wide cardioid, cardioid, hypercardioid, figure-eight
Open circuit voltage at 1 kHz (0dB = 1V/Pa): 10 mV/Pa = -40 dBV
Nominal impedance: 150 Ohms
Load impedance: ? 1000 Ohms
Connector: MC 740 N(C) with 3-pin XLR; MC 740 N(C/5) with 5-pin XLR
Length: 215 mm
Shaft diameter: 37 mm
Head diameter: 36 x 55 mm
Weight without cable: 390 g
Frequency response: 20 - 20,000 Hz
Max. SPL at 1 kHz: 134 dB (with pre-attenuation 144 dB)
S/N ratio rel. to 1 Pa: approx. 70 dB
A-weighted equivalent SPL: approx. 17 dB
Power supply: 48 ± 4 V phantom power
Current consumption: 1.4 mA