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MXL A-55 Kicker Dynamic Kick Drum Microphone Black 

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Overview

  • Captures deep bass and low end punch
  • Durable metal construction
  • Ideal for kick drums, bass cabinets, congas and more
Description & Specs
  • MSRP:
    $149.95
  • Your Savings:
    - $50.00
  • Your Price:
    $9995

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      An MXL mic that captures deep bass and low-end punch, yet has a clean and clear pick up for fast attacks.

      The MXL A-55 Kicker drum mic is a totally killer dynamic mic for kick drums, bass cabinets, congas or any other low-frequency instruments. Built for abuse with durable metal construction, the MXL A-55 microphone captures deep bass and low-end punch and has a clean and clear pick up for fast attacks. This MXL mic will move effortlessly from straight-ahead jazz, to rock, to funk and right back again.

      Features

      • Captures deep bass and low end punch
      • Durable metal construction
      • Ideal for kick drums, bass cabinets, congas and more
      • Includes built-in mic clip, carrying pouch and cleaning cloth

      Get your low-end heard!

       

      A-55 Kicker Dynamic Kick Drum Microphone Specifications:

      • Type: Dynamic Mic
      • Frequency Response: 30Hz — 15kHz
      • Polar pattern: Cardioid
      • Sensitivity: -76dB (±3dB @ 1kHz)
      • Output Impedance: 300 ohms
      • Size: 60 x 130mm
      • Weight: 540g
      • Metal Finish: Black
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      MXLA-55 Kicker Dynamic Kick Drum Microphone
       
      5.0

      (based on 3 reviews)

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      (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Solid MIc

      By ben cOMER

      from ARkansas

      Comments about MXL A-55 Kicker Dynamic Kick Drum Microphone:

      Def. a step up or two from the cad mic i was using. I think that MXL should make more drum mics.
      Its a mic hook it up and go.
      Seems to be good mic.
      Good value

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      5.0

      Awesome Kick Mic

      By Toby Baxley

      from East Texas

      Comments about MXL A-55 Kicker Dynamic Kick Drum Microphone:

      I couldn't believe how great this mic sounded. We were recording with the kick mic from a CAD kit. Just for grins, I pulled it and replaced it with the A55. It sounded so great. The kick sound was tight and punchy. I'm looking forward to mixing these tracks because they already sound good.
      Simple. You plug it in and stick it inside the drum pointed at the beater.
      Very solid and heavy. Looks great too.
      Excellent value. It sounds fantastic; very punchy.

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      5.0

      bought used and still good!

      By ROGERPEREZ83

      from las vegas nv

      Comments about MXL A-55 Kicker Dynamic Kick Drum Microphone:

      so I'm cheap... what can I say? I had a cad pro 7 mic set and the kick mic for that just sucked... various placements or eq magic did nothing for it. I saw this on ebay for 40 bucks so I gave it a shot since it was only used for a mic shootout demo. Right out of the box i noticed it is heavy and very well made. I placed it just barely inside my pearl blx birch kick drum with aquarian super kick II and aquarian regulator head tightened just past wrinkles and wow! with no eq in my logic studio I was already very pleased with the sound! I would go for this mic over any others if you are looking for a cheap cost great sounding kick mic. Kudos to MXL for making mics at an affordable cost and quality sound!

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