AKG C451 B Reference Small-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone

AKG C451 B Reference Small-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone
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SKU 2895H00010

One for the road

for drums,percussion,acoustic guitar and strings
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.

Sound of the legendary C451 EB + CK1 capsule from 1969

Established tour sound standard since the 1980s
Transformerless preamp and surface mount technology

Impressive sound pressure level capability of 155dB SPL

Highly effective high-pass filter with 12dB


Technical Specification

Audio Frequency bandwidth 20 to 20000 Hz
Sensitivity 9 mV/Pa
Equivalent Noise Level 18 dB-A
Signal to Noise 76 dB-A
Preattenuation Pad -10
-20 dB
Bass Cut Filter 75
150 Hz
Electrical Impedance 200 Ohms
Recommended Load Impedance 1000 Ohms
Polar Patterns
Powering Interface
Voltage 9 to 52 V
Current 2 mA
Audio Output
Type Balanced XLR
Gender Male
Contacts 3-pin
Finish satin nickel plated
Dimensions / Weight
Height 160 mm
Diameter 19 mm
Net Weight 125 g
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