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AE3000

Cardioid Condenser Instrument Microphone


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

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  • Features
  • Specifications
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  • Overview


    The Artist EliteŽ AE3000 delivers supreme performance at extreme SPLs. This high-SPL large diaphragm cardioid condenser instrument mic excels in applications such as guitar cabinets, toms, snare, timpani, horns and overheads. Its large-diaphragm capsule combines with the open architecture of the headcase to provide an extremely accurate and open sound. Its low-profile side-address design with tapered grille allows for optimal positioning.
  • Features


    • Excels in high-SPL applications

    • Large-diaphragm capsule combines with the open architecture of the headcase to provide an extremely accurate and open sound

    • Low-profile side-address design with tapered grille allows optimal positioning of element vis-ŕ-vis sound source

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

    • Robust design for enduring dependability on the road

    • Integral 80 Hz HPF switch and 10 dB pad

  • Specifications

    ELEMENTFixed-charge back plate, permanently polarized condenser
    POLAR PATTERNCardioid
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE20-20,000 Hz
    LOW FREQUENCY ROLL-OFF80 Hz, 12 dB/octave
    OPEN CIRCUIT SENSITIVITY-43 dB (7.0 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa
    IMPEDANCE100 ohms
    MAXIMUM INPUT SOUND LEVEL148 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.;
    158 dB SPL, with 10 dB pad (nominal)
    NOISE11 dB SPL
    DYNAMIC RANGE (typical)137 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL
    SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO83 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa
    PHANTOM POWER REQUIREMENTS11-52V DC, 3 mA typical
    SWITCHESHigh-pass filter;
    10 dB pad (nominal)
    WEIGHT6.0 oz (170 g)
    DIMENSIONS4.55" (115.5 mm) long,
    1.89" (48.0 mm) maximum 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 STYLER6
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    POLAR PATTERN
    POLAR PATTERN
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE
    FREQUENCY RESPONSE



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  • Downloads

    AE3000 Specification Sheet (pdf 67.61 KB)
    AE3000 Submittal Sheet (pdf 353.34 KB)
    Optional Windscreens / Mounts
  • Reviews

  • Q & A

    Any compatible wind screen?

    Gak

    Thank you for your inquiry. We do not manufacture a windscreen for this microphone.

    AudioSolutionsManager

    which side is the front?

    jlbmusic

    The AE3000 front is where the Audio-Technica logo is located and the back of the microphone is where the Pad and Low Roll Off switches are located. You may view the AE3000 being used on drums here: https://youtu.be/mN9lvpp088U?list=PLSY8LG6gVbQQgAGM8rZYWR-rUOtAK3m4N

    ATUS_Specialist3