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Sennheiser e609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone  

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Overview
  • Specially designed for miking guitar cabs
  • Laterally mounted capsule for miking guitar cabs face on and extremely close to the signal source
  • Supercardioid pattern provides isolation from other onstage signals
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      Special import edition dynamic mic designed specifically for recording guitar cabinets.

      The Sennheiser e609 Silver Dynamic Guitar Mic makes getting killer electric guitar sounds in your project studio or onstage a cinch. The super-cardioid e609 Silver instrument microphone has been specially developed for miking guitar cabs face on and extremely close to the signal source.

      Its laterally mounted capsule can get extremely close to the speaker while the supercardioid pattern provides isolation from other signals. The lightweight voice-coil construction and rigid dome diaphragm provide extended high-frequency performance and a long-wearing capsule assembly. Also suitable for miking drums, especially toms.

      Features
      • Specially designed for miking guitar cabs
      • Laterally mounted capsule for miking guitar cabs face on and extremely close to the signal source
      • Supercardioid pattern provides isolation from other onstage signals
      • Lightweight voice-coil construction and rigid-dome diaphragm provide extended Long-wearing capsule assembly
      • Also suitable for miking drums, especially toms
      • Rugged metal body
      • Advanced shockmount design
      • Hum-compensating coil

      A specialized but very useful mic to have in the locker, plus it's very affordable. Order today.

       

      e609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone Specifications:

      • Transducer: Dynamic
      • Pick-up pattern: Supercardioid
      • Frequency response: 40Hz -15kHz
      • Sensitivity in free field, no load (1kHz): 1,5 mV/Pa
      • Nominal impedance: 350ohm
      • Min. terminating impedance: 1000ohm
      • Connector: XLR-3
      • Dimensions 55mm x 34mm x 134mm
      • Weight: 4.9oz. (140g)
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      Sennheisere609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone
       
      4.8

      (based on 98 reviews)

      Ratings Distribution

      • 5 Stars

         

        (84)

      • 4 Stars

         

        (10)

      • 3 Stars

         

        (1)

      • 2 Stars

         

        (1)

      • 1 Stars

         

        (2)

      100%

      of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

      Pros

      • Easy to use (19)
      • Good audio (19)
      • Lightweight (18)
      • Compact (17)
      • Durable (7)

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Performances (17)
        • Home studio (10)
        • Professional recording (10)
        • Amateur recording (8)
        • Outdoor events / games (6)
          • Reviewer Profile:
          • Professional musician (11), Experienced (7)

        Most Liked Positive Review

         

        Huge Guitar Sound through a PA

        I have a Stagepass 400 portable PA and this mic took a great Strat sound and made it phenomenal. The most exciting part is the amount of depth and clear bass frequencies it brought...Read complete review

        I have a Stagepass 400 portable PA and this mic took a great Strat sound and made it phenomenal. The most exciting part is the amount of depth and clear bass frequencies it brought into play. My PA does have the add-on bass cabinet but this mic is what is getting all that great sound into the PA for reproduction. To put it plainly, I hooked up my rig for the first time with this Sennheiser e609 Guitar Amp Mic and was astounded and could not stop playing. The only negative this mic had was that it was virtually impossible to fit the mic into the clip that came with it but that is no problem for most as the mic is designed to hang over the amp in front of the speaker.

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        Most Liked Negative Review

         

        Good for cutting bleed

        I'm comparing this mic to a 57. I often use both for recording guitar, and mix them together. For distorted guitar, it seems to lack the balls that the 57 has. It...Read complete review

        I'm comparing this mic to a 57. I often use both for recording guitar, and mix them together. For distorted guitar, it seems to lack the balls that the 57 has. It does a better job than the 57 for the high end, which is good for clean sounds, but in my opinion it doesn't sound that good for the distorted sounds I've used it on. It's probably better as a live mic or maybe a live recording mic if you want to cut down on bleed.

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        5.0

        works great !

        By rockyblue

        from Dunedin, Fl

        About Me Professional Musician

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        Pros

        • Clear Sound
        • Compact
        • Easy To Use
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

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

          Comments about Sennheiser e609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone:

          works great ! no complaints, I can hear myself in the PA so much better now.

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          5.0

          Excellent for recording

          By Eddie Guitar

          from Charleston WV

          About Me Experienced

          Pros

          • Clear Sound
          • Compact
          • Easy To Use
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Sennheiser e609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone:

              I am using this microphone to record a blues rock album. My main amp is a Fender DeVille and I am using primarily Fulltone pedals. The recording quality is excellent!!

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              4.0

              its ok for the money

              Pros

              • Clear Sound
              • Compact
              • Durable
              • Easy To Use
              • Lightweight
              • Versatile

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Sennheiser e609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone:

                  For around the same price I have an AKG c1000s gets the job done nice and I get a thicker tone.. Don't get me wrong It's a preference thing.

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                  5.0

                  Great Mic!

                  By Bogie D

                  from South Carolina

                  About Me Experienced

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Big Tone
                  • Clear Sound
                  • Compact
                  • Easy To Use
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Performances

                    Comments about Sennheiser e609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone:

                    I used an SM57 for years, and it was good. But, I recently bought the Sennheiser e609, and the frequency response seems so much broader and deeper. It gives my little Fender Blues Junior huge tone through the mains! Very pleased!

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                    5.0

                    Great mic for guitar amps!

                    By toneseeker

                    from Florida

                    About Me Professional Musician

                    Pros

                    • Clear Sound
                    • Easy To Use
                    • Lightweight

                    Cons

                    • none

                    Best Uses

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

                    Comments about Sennheiser e609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone:

                    Much slimmer profile for placing in front of a cab or combo. The old SM57 sticks out so far with the cable attached. Our sound guy told me after one set he noticed a nice change in the sound of my amp. I use an AC30 so this mic helps smooth out the highs very nicely!

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                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Huge Guitar Sound through a PA

                    By dkinnear

                    from San Diego

                    About Me Experienced

                    Ask me a question

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Clear Sound
                    • Compact
                    • Easy To Use
                    • Lightweight

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Home Studio
                      • Performances
                      • Professional Recording

                      Comments about Sennheiser e609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone:

                      I have a Stagepass 400 portable PA and this mic took a great Strat sound and made it phenomenal. The most exciting part is the amount of depth and clear bass frequencies it brought into play. My PA does have the add-on bass cabinet but this mic is what is getting all that great sound into the PA for reproduction. To put it plainly, I hooked up my rig for the first time with this Sennheiser e609 Guitar Amp Mic and was astounded and could not stop playing. The only negative this mic had was that it was virtually impossible to fit the mic into the clip that came with it but that is no problem for most as the mic is designed to hang over the amp in front of the speaker.

                      Comment on this review

                       
                      5.0

                      Great for clean tones

                      By Mike21ray

                      from San Angelo, Tx

                      About Me Novice

                      Ask me a question

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Clear Sound
                      • Easy To Use
                      • Great For Clean Tones

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Amateur Recording
                        • Home Studio
                        • Performances

                        Comments about Sennheiser e609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone:

                        I haven't used this in a live situation but due to its design I believe it would be great for one. The sound comes threw very nicely. Compared to an sm-57 it is a little sharper but lacks in fullness I would say. When I record with this mic I have it paired with an sm-57 on my amp and it sounds great.
                        this is what I hear with my own ear and threw my experience.

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                        5.0

                        Awesome Microphone

                        By Outlaw Al

                        from Richmond, VA

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                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Clear Sound
                        • Compact
                        • Easy To Use
                        • Lightweight

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Home Studio
                          • Performances

                          Comments about Sennheiser e609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone:

                          Excelent for micing guitar amps. The sound of the amp comes through without any change in tone.

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                          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          This is my second one!

                          By dasqueed

                          from Carson City, NV

                          About Me Professional Musician

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Clear Sound
                          • Compact
                          • Durable
                          • Easy To Use
                          • Lightweight
                          • Versatile
                          • Very Versatile Mic

                          Cons

                          • none

                          Best Uses

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

                          Comments about Sennheiser e609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone:

                          I bought my second one because I use my first one on so many different situations that I thought a second one would come in very useful!

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                          5.0

                          super guitar mic

                          By farrari

                          from Visalia,Ca.

                          About Me Professional Musician

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Clear Sound
                          • Compact
                          • Easy To Use
                          • Lightweight
                          • Versatile

                          Cons

                          • Could Be Constructed A
                          • Little More Heavy Duty

                          Best Uses

                          • Performances
                          • Professional Recording

                          Comments about Sennheiser e609 SilverDynamic Guitar Microphone:

                          perfect for micing guitar amps.the sound is pristine and natural..as usual with every Sennheiser mic I own.

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