With the ATM230 hypercardioid dynamic instrument microphone Audio-Technica have introduced a model ideally suited to capturing drums and percussion. The mic’s proprietary capsule is designed to excel in high SPL applications, delivering full, well-rounded audio with an exceptional low-end.
The hypercardioid polar pattern reduces pickup of sounds from the sides and rear, improving isolation of the desired sound source – directionality that is aided by the mic’s low-profile design, which allows it to be placed in a wide variety of setups.
ATM230 is ideally suited for miking toms, snare and other percussion instruments and with its rugged, all-metal design and construction it will withstand the rigors of the road for many years to come.
ATM230 comes complete with AT8665 drum mount and a soft protective pouch and will retail in Australia for $299.
Audio-Technica is distributed by Technical Audio Group, 43-53 Bridge Road, STANMORE NSW 2048. Ph. (02) 9519 0900. firstname.lastname@example.org www.audio-technica.com.au
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