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Gold Coverage goes above and beyond the manufacturer's warranty to protect your gear from unexpected breakdowns, accidental damage from handling and failures. This plan covers your product for one, two, three or up to five years from your date of purchase, costs just pennies per day and gives you a complete "no-worry" solution for protecting your investment.
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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Term for New Gear begins on date of purchase but does not replace the store return policy or manufacturer coverage.
Organic sound from modern ribbon technology.
Check out Sterling Audio studio microphone comparison complete with audio samples of this and two other Sterling Audio recording microphones.
- Vintage-style tone for electric guitar, drums and other instruments
- Versatile Figure-8 pickup pattern
- Full-frequency response: 20Hz–20kHz
- Extreme volume handling: 132dB SPL
- Includes an SM5 metal shockmount and aluminum case
- Requires phantom power
Try this ribbon mic in your setup. Order today.
ST170 Active Ribbon Microphone Specifications:
- Circuit Type: Active Ribbon
- Polar Pattern: Figure-8
- Capsule Design: 2-micron aluminum ribbon
- Magnet: Rare earth neodymium
- Frequency Response: 20Hz–20kHz
- Maximum SPL: 132dB SPL
- Sensitivity: 16mV/Pa
- Equivalent Noise: 22dB SPL A-Weighted
- Typical Load Imp: 1,000 ohms
- Output Source Imp: 200 ohms Transformerless
- Microphone Dimensions: 7.8" long, 1.4" max. diameter
- Microphone Weight: 11.4 oz.
- Power Supply: +48V phantom power
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- Free Standard Ground shipping (48 contiguous states, some overweight and Used/Vintage items excluded).
- Orders placed before 3 p.m. ET usually ship the same business day.
Every guitar or bass you purchase from Musician's Friend (electric or acoustic, New or Open Box) includes two years of protection from manufacturer defects.
Our Gear Advisers are available to guide you through your entire shopping experience. Call or Chat for expert advice and to hear the latest deals.