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ATM250

Hypercardioid Dynamic Instrument Microphone


U.S. Two-Year Limited End-User Warranty

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  • Overview


    A natural with high SPLs, the ATM250 hypercardioid dynamic is tailored for kick drum, percussion, brass and other highly dynamic instruments. Its rich, warm low-frequency response gives the microphone excellent presence. The microphone is equipped with a rare earth neodymium magnet and a tight hypercardioid polar pattern. Includes a professional isolation clamp to provide secure mounting, versatile positioning and effective dampening of unwanted mechanical noise.
  • Features


    • Handles very high SPL at close range

    • Big, warm low-frequency response with excellent presence

    • Hypercardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of desired sound source

    • Durable, proven performance for professional applications

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

    • Superior off-axis rejection for maximum gain before feedback

    • Corrosion-resistant contacts from gold-plated XLRM-type connector

    • Rugged, all-metal design and construction for years of trouble-free use

  • Specifications

    ELEMENTDynamic
    POLAR PATTERNHypercardioid
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE40-15,000 Hz
    OPEN CIRCUIT SENSITIVITY–54 dB (1.9 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
    IMPEDANCE600 ohms
    WEIGHT252 g (8.9 oz)
    DIMENSIONS127.5 mm (5.02") long,
    55.0 mm (2.17") diameter
    OUTPUT CONNECTORIntegral 3-pin XLRM-type
    ACCESSORIES FURNISHEDAT8471 isolation clamp for 5/8"-27 threaded stands; 5/8"-27 to 3/8"-16 threaded adapter; soft protective pouch
    AUDIO-TECHNICA CASE STYLER9
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    POLAR PATTERN
    POLAR PATTERN
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE



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  • Downloads

    ATM250 Specification Sheet (pdf 379.54 KB)
    ATM250 Submittal Sheet (pdf 317.55 KB)
    Optional Windscreens / Mounts
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