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Neumann U87 - Used - Unavailable

Neumann U87 - Used - Unavailable

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Brand: Neumann

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The U87 is a large dual-diaphragm, multi-pattern condenser microphone in a nickel finish. The U87 has become an industry standard microphone for vocals in most professional studios around the world. Its rich tones and frequency response lift the vocal range slightly giving it presence in the mix. With three different polar patterns (omni, cardioid, figure 8), -10dB pad and HPF this microphone is versatile and sounds great on not only vocals but guitar cabs and stringed instruments. The price is for the microphone only there is no wooden box of shock mount supplied.
Description

Neumann U87

This used Neumann U87 is in working condition and features the battery powered mod but does not need this to work, Phantom power will enable this microphone to work as normal without any need of a battery installed. This microphone has clear signs on use featuring indentation on the outer shell, this has tried to be pictures so you know the condition on the microphone. The U87 is a large dual-diaphragm, multi-pattern condenser microphone in a nickel finish.

The U87 has become an industry standard microphone for vocals in most professional studios around the world. Its rich tones and frequency response lift the vocal range slightly giving it presence in the mix. With three different polar patterns (omni, cardioid, figure 8), -10dB pad and HPF this microphone is versatile and sounds great on not only vocals but guitar cabs and stringed instruments. The price is for the microphone only there is no wooden box of shock mount supplied.

The Neumann U87 presents a wide range of features and versatility that make it to one of the most desirable mics available. Well-known for its warm and well balanced characteristics - your perfect choice as vocal microphone for all types of music and speech. The usage as main microphone for orchestra recordings or as spot mic for single instruments make it the most general-purpose microphone - in studios, for broadcasting, film and television.

Neumann U87 Features

  • Variable large diaphragm microphone
  • Pressure-gradient transducer with double membrane capsule
  • The studio microphone classic
  • Three directional characteristics: omni, cardioid, figure-8
  • Switchable low frequency roll-off
  • Switchable 10 dB pre-attenuation
  • Ideal as main and as support microphone in the most differing recording situations
Specifications

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Acoustical operating principle: Pressure gradient transducer
  • Directional pattern: Omnidirectional, cardioid, figure-8 plus
  • Frequency range: 20 Hz - 20 kHz
  • Sensitivity at 1 kHz into 1 kohm: 20/28/22 mV/Pa1)
  • Rated impedance: 200 ohms
  • Rated load impedance: 1 kohms
  • Equivalent noise level, CCIR2): 26/23/25 dB1)
  • Equivalent noise level, A-weighted2): 15/12/14 dB-A1)
  • Signal-to-noise ratio, CCIR2) (rel. 94 dB SPL): 68/71/69 dB1)
  • Signal-to-noise ratio, A-weighted2) (rel. 94 dB SPL): 79/82/80 dB1)
  • Maximum SPL for THD 0.5%3): 117 dB (cardioid)
  • Maximum SPL for THD 0.5% with preattenuation3): 127 dB
  • Maximum output voltage: 390 mV
  • Dynamic range of the microphone amplifier (A-weighted): 105 dB
  • Supply voltage (P48, IEC 61938): 48 V ± 4 V
  • Current consumption (P48, IEC 61938): 0.8 mA
  • Matching connectors: XLR3F
  • Weight: 500 g
  • Diameter: 56 mm
  • Length: 200 mm
Additional Information

Additional Information

Manufacturer Neumann
SKU SNEUU87U
Model U87
GTIN 4006087070222