MB 2k/c

Handheld/Stand Hypercardioid Dynamic Instrument Microphone with Cable

MSRP* US$79.00
Five-year Limited End-User Warranty

*Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price. Actual selling price may vary; please check with an authorized Audio-Technica dealer.



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  • Overview


    The industry standard for affordable instrument microphones, the MB 2k/c features a hypercardioid dynamic element design for outstanding off-axis rejection and feedback control. Its frequency response is tailored for optimal instrument pickup. Supplied with a 15' cable, this rugged, all-metal mic is equipped Audio-Technica’s Hi-ENERGY® neodymium magnet structure for maximum output and fast transient response, with noise-reducing soft-touch finish, MagnaLock™ switch design for silent on/off operation, and a corrosion-resistant gold-plated XLRM-type connector.
  • Features

    • Smart-priced introductory microphone for amplified and acoustic instruments

    • Tailored frequency response for optimal instrument reproduction

    • Hypercardioid dynamic element design

    • Rugged all-metal construction

    • Hi-ENERGY® neodymium magnet for improved output and transient response

    • Soft-touch finish reduces mechanical noise

    • Silent on-off operation thanks to MagnaLock™ switch design

    • Corrosion-resistant gold-plated XLRM-type connector

    • 5-year warranty

    • Also available without a cable as MB 2k


  • Specifications

    ELEMENTNeodymium Dynamic
    POLAR PATTERNHypercardioid
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE60-14,000 Hz
    OPEN CIRCUIT SENSITIVITY-54 dB (1.9 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
    IMPEDANCE600 ohms
    SWITCHMagnaLock™ on/off
    WEIGHT11.9 oz (337 g)
    DIMENSIONS7.23" (183.6 mm) long,
    1.63" (41.4 mm) head diameter
    OUTPUT CONNECTORIntegral 3-pin gold-plated XLRM-type
    CABLE15' (4.5 m) XLRF-XLRM cable
    ACCESSORIES FURNISHEDAT8470 Quiet-Flex™ stand clamp for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; 5/8"-27 to 3/8"-16 threaded adapter; soft protective pouch
    AUDIO-TECHNICA CASE STYLET2
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