ONE FOR THE ROAD - for stereo recordings of drums, percussion, acoustic guitar and strings. Best known as the go to microphone for acoustic guitars. The C451 sits perfectly in the mix. Get the pair for stereo recording. The C451 B is a small-diaphragm condenser microphone with the identical acoustical behavior of its predecessor, the legendary C451 EB + CK1 capsule, which was a bestseller right from the start in 1969. 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.