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Shure Beta 98H/C Clip-On Condenser Microphone  

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Convenient clip-on design makes it perfect for miking horns and other instruments.

The Shure Beta 98H/C is a premium cardioid condenser instrumental mic that clamps onto the bell of wind instruments or onto the rim of percussion instruments. The Shure Beta 98H/C Microphone features an integrated gooseneck with angle brace, ratcheting swivel joint, and an isolation shockmount.

m (10 ft.) high-flex cable with attached preamplifier (XLR connection)
Tailored frequency response for open, natural sound reproduction
Compact, lightweight construction provides a low degree of visibility
Interchangeable microphone cartridges are available:
RPM108 - Cardioid cartridge
RPM110 - Supercardioid cartridge

Beta 98H/C Clip-On Condenser Microphone Specifications:

Type: Condenser (electret bias)
Frequency response: 20 to 20,000Hz
Polar pattern: Unidirectional (cardioid)
Output impedance: Rated at 150Î (actual)
Recommended minimum load impedance: 1 kÎ (May be used with loads as low as 150Î with reduced clipping level
Output Level (0 dB = 1 volt per Pascal):
Open Circuit Voltage: -56dB (1.6mV)
Output Clipping Level (at 1kHz, THD < 1%):
2.5kÎ load: 11dBV (3.5V)
1.0kÎ load: 3dBV (1.4 V)
Maximum SPL:
2.5kÎ: 163dB
1.0kÎ load: 155dB
Dynamic Range (maximum SPL to A-weighted noise level): 132dB (2.5kÎ load)
Signal-to-noise ratio: 63dB at 94dB SPL (IEC 651)
Positive pressure on microphone diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 relative to pin 3 of preamplifier output connector
Recommended Operating Voltage: 11 to 52 Vdc Phantom
Environmental conditions: Operating temperatures: -7 C to 49 C (20 F to 120 F)
Storage temperatures: 29 C to +74 C (-20 F to 165 F)
Relative Humidity: 0 to 95%
Net Weight: Microphone w/cable and preamplifier: 156g (5.5oz.)
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