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CAD TSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone  

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Overview

  • Great for high-impact sources such as snares, toms, congas and amps
  • Supercardioid pattern
  • Duo-point suspension reduces unwanted noise from stands
Description & Specs
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    $89.00
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  • On Sale Today:
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  • Sale Price:
    $2900

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Low-profile instrument mic.

The TSM411 is a compact and rugged dynamic microphone designed for high-impact sound sources such as snare, toms, congas, guitar and keyboard amps. The supercardioid pickup pattern rejects unwanted ambient sounds and focuses on the sound source directly in front of it for a cleaner mix. The microphone’s new duo-point suspension’s secret is an internal polymer floatation device decoupling the rare-earth assembly from the metal enclosure greatly reducing unwanted mechanical sounds from microphone stands. The included rubber mic clip provides additional isolation.

Excellent for snare drum, mounted toms, floor toms, guitar cabinets, brass Instruments and more.

Features

  • Great for high-impact sources such as snares, toms, congas and amps
  • Supercardioid pattern
  • Duo-point suspension reduces unwanted noise from stands
  • Includes rubber mic clip

Order now and focus your instrument miking like never before.

 

TSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone Specifications:

  • Operating Principle: Moving coil dynamic
  • Polar Pattern: Supercardioid
  • Frequency Response: 100Hz to 15KHz
  • Sensitivity: -56dBV (1.6mV) @ 1 Pa
  • Impedance: 310 ohms
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CADTSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone
 
4.7

(based on 20 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good audio (18)
  • Compact (13)
  • Easy to use (13)
  • Durable (12)
  • Versatile (7)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Home studio (11)
    • Performances (11)
    • Amateur recording (10)
    • Outdoor events / games (8)
    • Professional recording (8)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Experienced (10), Professional musician (8)

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    5.0

    Great for Guitar Cabs

    By raymart86

    from Kansas City

    About Me Professional Musician

    Pros

    • Clear Sound
    • Compact
    • Durable
    • Easy To Use
    • Smooth Mid-punch

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Amateur Recording
      • Events
      • Home Studio
      • Performances
      • Professional Recording

      Comments about CAD TSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone:

      This is the second of these CAD mics I've purchased. Excellent value for the price point. I prefer this mic over an SM57 for guitar cabs. SM57's are a standard, but because they are such a diverse mic and have a broader spectrum of tone, they require more EQ to dial in that punchy mid range on an electric guitar cabinet. I really like the smooth quality of this mic and it's also a little smaller up against the grill of an amp, so if you're in a tight space it helps give you a little more room.

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      5.0

      Excellent Mic

      By Axeman61

      from Boise, Idaho

      About Me Professional Musician

      Pros

      • Clear Sound

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Professional Recording

        Comments about CAD TSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone:

        This little mic seems to have many uses in my studio. I've used it on toms (great because of almost no bleed), guitar cabs (very accurate) and along with a ribbon on acoustic guitar, quick, easy and good. Very impressed with this one.

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        4.0

        Impressive

        By 12string

        from Virginia

        About Me Experienced

        Pros

        • Clear Sound
        • Compact
        • Excellent Directional Mic
        • Pick Up Range Just Right

        Cons

        • None at this time

        Best Uses

        • Performances

        Comments about CAD TSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone:

        Set. up at guitar height and below vocal mic. Picked up 12 string acoustic guitar excellently, great sound. Did not pick up ambient noises

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        5.0

        TMS411 Sounds Solid on Guitar Amp

        By Cully

        from Pittsburgh

        About Me Experienced

        Pros

        • Clear Sound
        • Compact
        • Durable
        • Easy To Use

        Cons

        • No case

        Best Uses

        • Amateur Recording
        • Events
        • Home Studio
        • Performances
        • Professional Recording

        Comments about CAD TSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone:

        Got 2 of them on stupid deal of the day. It was a no brainer for the price. I've heard of them compared similarly to SM57's. Personally, I'm using them to mic guitar amps to a PA system as well as in a home studio and it sounds great. Also not bad if your're looking for a "punchy" acoustic guitar sound. I haven't tried them on any drums yet but they seem like they'd handle any hard hitting sound well. The TSM411 appears to be a standard on toms; or at least in the realm of YouTube drum cover recordings that's what it looks like. My only complaint would be that they didn't come with any kind of case, just cardboard. Either way a great mic for the price, good for "punch", amps, and definitely has a rugged solid body.

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        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Great Mic and a Great Value

        By Rico

        from Hales Corners, WI

        About Me Experienced

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about CAD TSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone:

              My son and I bought a couple of these awhile back and recorded a 1970's vintage Orange 4x12 cab that was being pushed by an 1977 Marshall Super Lead 100. I liked the TSM411 over SM57. The sound had a slight boost at the high ends, which is evident on CAD's response sheet. One of the previous reviews commented on the coloration of this mic. (but isn't that why we own so many different mics? ;)) Know that before purchasing. My son's favorite was a mixed combination of the TSM411 with the SM57, he got the best of both worlds on the recording. This is a great mic for the value.

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              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Love it.

              By Diesel-and-dust

              from Auckland, New Zealand

              About Me Experienced

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Clear Sound
              • Compact
              • Durable
              • Easy To Use
              • Great Sound

              Cons

              • None I've Come Across

              Best Uses

              • Amateur Recording
              • Home Studio
              • Professional Recording

              Comments about CAD TSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone:

              The best mic I have used with my guitar amps.
              Very surprised at the cost compared to others I have used for micing up my amps, a Fender Hot Rod Deluxe and my own Fender Baseman design/build.
              Would definitely recommend this to others.

              Comment on this review

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Awesome price fast shipping

              By Dustinbeattie

              from Ontario canada

              About Me Experienced

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Clear Sound
              • Durable
              • Easy To Use
              • Versatile

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Home Studio

                Comments about CAD TSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone:

                Great deal super fast shipping. Very happy with my purchase.

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                (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Nice mic

                By EmilSchmack

                from West Michigan

                About Me Professional Musician

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                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Clear Sound
                • Compact
                • Easy To Use
                • Versatile

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about CAD TSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone:

                    Nice little mic. Wish it came with a case of some sort. All mics needs to be stowed and transported. No reason a pro company should exclude a case as they cost pennies.

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                    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    CAD good get

                    By Pat

                    from Cleveland, OH

                    About Me Novice

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use
                    • Lightweight
                    • Versatile

                    Cons

                    • Colored Sound

                    Best Uses

                    • Amateur Recording
                    • Home Studio
                    • Performances

                    Comments about CAD TSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone:

                    i got this mic in a pack of mics awhile ago (my first set of drum mics) they are very good and pick up a good sound of the drums just they colored the sound too much for me to be very happy with them. I recently broke this guy out again to use on my high hat (i have 3 so why not!) and it worked quite well still experimenting with placement but it picks up high end quite well good buy for the price!

                    Comment on this review

                    (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Good little mic

                    By MrPetee

                    from Wisconsin

                    About Me Experienced

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Compact
                    • Durable
                    • Good audio
                    • Good Tone

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Guitar Amps
                      • Home Studio
                      • Live
                      • Percussion

                      Comments about CAD TSM411 SuperCardioid Dynamic Microphone:

                      Got a pair of these on sale just to try them out, and I was pleasantly surprised with their sound. Really like the super-cardioid pattern and their relatively small size. May have found my new go-to mic for guitar amps and toms.

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