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Lightweight, cardioid mini mic that attaches to instrument or cabinet.
The AKG C 516 ML is a lightweight cardioid mini microphone for use on accordions, guitar speakers, piano and keyboard/organ cabinets. The included screws and double-sided, solvent-free adhesive pads make it easy to install the microphone on your musical instrument or amp exactly where you need it.
Using two C 516 MLs (one on the bass and one on the treble side) and an optional B 29 L battery power supply is an ideal way to mic up an accordion. The C 516 ML is the only version available and can be used with the B 29 L battery power supply, AKG WMS Series bodypack transmitters, or the MPA V L adapter for external phantom powering. The unique adapter plate A 400 allows easy attachment of the AKG pocket transmitters.
- Cardioid instrument microphone with miniature mounting bracket
- High mechanical-noise attenuation
- Including wireless direct adapter for easy use with AKG pocket transmitters
- Detachable microphone cable
- Ideal for miking up accordions and guitar, piano, keyboard, or organ amplifiers
- Includes 2 double-sided adhesive rubber plates, 3 countersunk bolts (3 x 30 MM), 3 self-tapping screws (2.9 x 13 mm), A 400 adapter, adhesive compound, H 516 Mount Plate, microphone bag, and W44 windscreen
C516ML Miniature Instrument Microphone
- Polar pattern: cardioid
Frequency response: 60-20 kHz
Sensitivity: 5 mV/Pa (46 db)
Maximum sound pressure level: 130/132 dB SPL, (for 1%/3% THD)
Equivalent noise level: 31 dB-A
Signal/noise ratio (A-weighted): 63 db
Impedance: <=200 ohms
Recommended load impedence: >=2000 ohms
Current consumption: approx. 2 mA
Power requirement: B 29 L battery power supply, or the MPA V L adapter,
AKG WMS Series bodypack transmitters
Connector: 3-pin male XLR
Cable length: 5 ft. (1.5 m)
Finish: matte black
Dimensions (length x diameter): 9.3" x 1.9", 235 mm x 47 mm (microphone only)
Net weight: 1.6 oz, (46 g)
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Gold Coverage Includes:
- Unexpected and unintentional spills, drops and cracks
- Normal wear and tear
- Power surges
- Dust, internal heat and humidity
Other plan features include:
- For products over $200, No Lemon Policy applies. If it fails for the same defect 3 times, it is replaced on the 4th breakdown. (Does not apply to failures due to drops, spills, and cracks)
- For products under $200 experiencing the above failures, a Musician's Friend gift card will be issued for the full price of the product + tax.
- Shipping fees covered if required for repair or replacement
- Plans are transferable in the event merchandise is sold
- Plans are renewable on new gear
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