The Audio Technica AT4060 valve microphone is an amazing microphone for recording vocals. This microphone really shines - It has a silky smooth top end and breaths life into any vocal performance. You won't be disappointed by this high quality microphone. The Audio-Technica AT4060 tube condenser microphone brings that classic warmth of a vintage tube mic. With a dynamic range that far exceeds that of many other tube microphones, it is capable of capturing subtle nuances in vocal and instrumental performances that may otherwise be missed.
Vintage tube sound with the versatile performance necessary for the most demanding studio applications Wide dynamic range, low self-noise and high max SPL capability The 2-micron-thick, vapor-deposited gold diaphragms undergo a five-step aging process so that the optimum characteristics achieved remain constant over years of use Dual-diaphragm capsule design maintains precise polar pattern definition across the full frequency range of the microphone Precision-machined, nickel-plated brass, acoustic element baffle provides enhanced element stability and optimal sensitivity Regulated and heavily filtered heater current prevents noise contamination of audio signal chain Hand-selected tubes are individually tested and aged to maintain peak performance Large coupling transformer provides superior low-frequency linearity Custom shock mount provides superior isolation
Audio-Technica AT4060 TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:
Element Externally polarized (DC bias) condenser Polar Pattern Cardioid Frequency Response 20-20,000 Hz Open Circuit Sensitivity 34 dB (19.9 mV) re 1V at 1 Pa Impedance 200 ohms Maximum Input Sound Level 150 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 1% T.H.D.; 149 dB SPL, 1 kHz at 0.5% T.H.D. Noise 19 dB SPL Dynamic Range (typical) 131 dB, 1 kHz at Max SPL Signal-To-Noise Ratio 75 dB, 1 kHz at 1 Pa Power Requirements AT8560 power supply (120V/230V AC) Weight (Microphone) 640g Weight (Power Supply) 1.9kg Dimensions Microphone: 210mm long, 53.4mm maximum body diameter Power Supply: 210mm W x 225m D x 44mm H Output Connector XLRM-type (on power supply) Cables 10m cable with 6 pin XLR-type connectors for use between microphone and power supply; AC power supply cable Accessories Furnished AT8560 power supply; AT8447 shock mount for 5/8″-27 threaded stands; rack-mount adapters for power supply; protective mic carrying case