CAD M179 Multipattern Condenser Microphone
CAD M179 Multipattern Condenser Microphone

High Quality, Low Price

The CAD M179 is a side-address multi-pattern condenser microphone that offers exceptional performance. It features  dual, gold-sputtered 1.1-inch diaphragms and supports a frequency response range of 10Hz to 20kHz. The M179 is a fantastic value whose un-hyped response makes it a natural for recording a wide variety of sources. Voice, acoustic instruments, and even close mic'ed drums are all in the M179's wheelhouse. 

Note: This drop is limited to 70 units.

CAD M179 Multipattern Condenser Microphone

Design Features

Its design incorporates a variable pattern control dial, which allows you to select your preferred pattern between cardioid, omni-directional, and Figure 8. Also included is a 20dB pad switch as well as a high-pass filter switch. In order to operate, the M179 needs 24V or 48V phantom power.

CAD M179 Multipattern Condenser Microphone
CAD M179 Multipattern Condenser Microphone
CAD M179 Multipattern Condenser Microphone
CAD M179 Multipattern Condenser Microphone

Specs

  • CAD
  • Side address, external bias condenser
  • Polar pattern: Variable: Cardioid, omni-directional, figure 8
  • Frequency response: 10Hz to 20kHz
  • Dynamic range (typical): 133 dB
  • Signal-to-noise ratio: Equivalent noise level: 11dB equivalent SPL, A weighted
  • Maximum input sound level: 143 dB SPL (with pad on)
  • Power Requirements: Minimum requirements are 24 or 48 Volt phantom power capable of delivering at least 8 mA
  • Output impedance: Low (200 ohms nominal)
  • Output connectors: 3-pin XLR-male
  • Pad: 20dB
  • Low frequency roll-off: 80Hz
  • Length: 7 in (17.8 cm)
  • Diameter: 2.25 in (5.7 cm)
  • Weight 17.8 oz (506 g)

Shipping

Domestic orders will be shipped by Massdrop.

Estimated ship date is Dec 15, 2015 PT.

After the drop ends, payment will be collected. To deliver the best value to the group the request will then be submitted to the vendor up front, making all sales final. Be sure to check the discussion page for updates.

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