Austrian Audio Large-Diaphragm Multipattern Condenser Microphone, Silver OC818-STUDIOSET



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The new viennese original! Engineered and manufactured in Austria, The OC818 is Austrian Audio’s premier, professional, large diaphragm microphone. Its high sensitivity, low self-noise and ability to handle everything from a whisper to extreme SPLs make it the most advanced microphone for studio, broadcast and live applications. As the unique ceramic capsule design is so consistent, any OC818 is match-paired with any other OC818, and when in cardioid mode, it can also be match-paired with any OC18, its affordable, smaller sibling. The heart of the OC818: CKR12 Ceramic Capsule. Making Passion Heard. We bring passion to everything we do, and nobody brings more than our engineering team. Every CKR12 ceramic capsule is handmade in-house at our facility in Vienna and now we are developing the next generation of transducer and microphone builders to serve our expanding customer-base.

Directional characteristics: Multi
Impedance: 275 O (symmetrical)
Polar pattern: cardioid, omnidirectional, figure-8, hypercardioid & custom programmable
Load impedance: > 1 kO
Frequency range: 20 Hz – 20 kHz
Supply voltage: 48 V (< 4mA, typical 2.1mA)
Sensitivity (all directions): 13mV/Pa
Main Connector: XLR 3 pin
Equivalent noise level: 9 dB SPL (A)
or remote: Mini XLR 5 pin Connector for back membrane
Max SPL: 148 dB SPL (158 dB SPL)
Dimensions: 157 x 63 x 35 mm
Switchable pad: -10 dB, -20 dB
Weight: 360g
Analog Low Cut filter: 40 Hz (2nd order), 80 Hz (2nd order), 160 Hz (1st order down to 80Hz, 2nd order below)

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