When a small, lightweight, inconspicuous microphone for top-quality recordings or measurements is required, the compact design and clean, transparent sound of this versatile mic is the perfect choice.
It features an extremely linear on-axis response in an extended frequency range from 10 Hz to 40 kHz (±2 dB). This mic is also popular with musicians for close-miking instruments such as drums, percussion, double bass, trumpet and piano. This microphone is also suitable for a wide range of applications from AB stereo pair to measurement requirements.
The microphone capsule
This high-performance condenser omni mic has an unbeatable dynamic range of 124 dB from the noise floor to 1% THD. It is capable of handling up to 160 dB SPL peak before clipping occurs.
It has, through its total acoustical transparency and ultra-high SPL handling capability, gained a reputation as being the first choice for picking up drums, percussion and brass instruments, whenever a natural and non-distorted result is paramount.
Due to its linear qualities and perfect omnidirectionality, it is also used as reference microphone in both microphone comparisons and acoustic test equipment.
A truly flexible range
The MMC4007 Capsule
is part of the flexible d:dicate™ Microphone series
. The MMC4007, with the MMP-C Compact Preamplifier
, provides neutral sonic and visual design with linear response in extended frequency bandwidth. An alternative solution, the MMC4007 with the MMP-A preamplifier
, is a legendary high-SPL recording and calibration classic, with natural tone and dynamics.
At any time, and with no tools needed, it is possible to transform the d:dicate™ 4007C Omnidirectional Microphone, 12mm, Compact into a new configuration. You can combine it with another d:dicate™ or d:facto™
Microphone Capsule or Preamplifier.
The product offers the following features
Neutral, precise and versatile
Linear response up to 40 kHz
Unbeatable dynamic range
Extreme SPL handling up to 160 dB
Recording and measuring reference