AKG C451B condenser mic


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Microphone for drums, percussion, acoustic guitars & overhead

With its airy sound, high overload limit and improved engineering details, the C451 B continues the success story of this legend. The roadworthy design around the handcrafted capsule and the low-noise preamp electronics ensure impressive results even under very harsh conditions.

Sound of the legendary C451 EB CK1 capsule from 1969
delivers stunning sound quality with maximum accuracy

Established tour sound standard since the 1980s
for excellent sound quality even under harsh on-stage conditions

Impressive sound pressure level capability of 155dB SPL
allows close-miking of high-energy sound sources without distortion

Highly effective high-pass filter with 12dB/octave
prevents low-end distortion caused by rumble or wind noise

Transformerless preamp and surface mount technology
provides extremely low distortion, highest reliability and less weight


Pattern:  Cardioid

Freq Response 20Hz to 20kHz.

Sensitivity 9 mV/Pa
Equivalent Noise Level 18 dB-A
Signal to Noise 76 dB-A
Preattenuation Pad -10
-20 dB
Bass Cut Filter 75
150 Hz
Electrical Impedance 200 Ohms
Recommended Load Impedance

Additional information

Weight 1 kg
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