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Countryman B3 Omnidirectional Lavalier Microphone (Black)

B&H # COB3P5FF05B Mfr # B3P5FF05B
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You Pay: $177.95
Product Highlights
  • 3-Pin XLR Hardwired Connection
  • For Theater, Live, & Studio Use
  • 20 Hz to 20 kHz Frequency Response
  • Includes 2 Capsule Protection Grids
  • Headroom for Strong Vocals
  • Windscreen
  • Cable Clips
  • Carrying Case

The Countryman B3 Omnidirectional Microphone is a miniature lavalier microphone for general public speaking, interviews, stage performances, video and film shoots, houses-of-worship applications and much more.

The capsule measures 0.2" in diameter and is resistant to moisture, which allows for placement in hair and on bare skin. In addition, its omnidirectional polar pattern minimizes handling noise, wind noise and plosives (popping).

A variety of skin-matching colors are available and this version is black. The cable terminates to a 3-pin XLR connector for direct connection to microphone preamplifiers, mixers, etc.

Miniature Unobtrusive Capsule
The miniature capsule measures only 0.2" (5.08mm) in diameter. The B3 is available in various colors that will virtually render the entire microphone invisible against the skin. This version B3 is black and more information on which color suits you best, can be found on the Countryman support page.
Moisture Resistant Frequency Caps
Three frequency response altering caps provide flat, bright and very bright high-frequency enhancement. In addition the caps are resistant to moisture caused by perspiration, make-up, humidity, etc.
Omnidirectional Polar Pattern
The omnidirectional polar pattern is most effective in minimizing wind noise, plosives (popping) and handling noise.
Sensitivity Optimized for Strong Vocals
The B3 is available in two sensitivities. This version is optimized to accurately capture strong audio signals without peak distortion and noise, also providing optimum results when placed in hair for theater applications.
Transducer Condenser
Polar Pattern Omnidirectional
Frequency Response 20Hz to 20kHz +/- 3dB
Dynamic Range Not Specified by Manufacturer
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 24dB(A)
Maximum Input Sound Level 150dB
Power Requirements 9 to 48V Phantom Power (4mA @ 48V)
Output Impedance 600 ohms, balanced
Output Connectors Hardwired 3-Pin XLR
Dimensions Capsule Diameter - 0.2" (5.08mm)
Weight 0.07 oz (2g)
Countryman B3 Omnidirectional Lavalier Microphone (Black)
  • Windscreen
  • Flat Frequency Cap
  • Bright High Frequency Boost Cap
  • Very Bright High Frequency Boost 6.8
  • Black Cable Clip
  • White Cable Clip
  • Storage Case
  • 1 Year Warranty
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    5.0

    Fantastic mics for the price

    By Vigor

    from New Hampshire

    About Me Professional Musician

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Clear Sound
    • Compact
    • Lightweight

    Cons

    • none

    Best Uses

    • Events
    • Home Studio
    • Talk Show

    Comments about Countryman B3 Omnidirectional Lavalier Microphone (Black):

    You get what you pay for. We all know this. These mics are perfect for talk shows, commercials, guided tutorials, etc. Buy a few extra tie clips and you can clip them at multiple spots to keep the mix secure if your talent is moving around.

    We already own 2 of these and just bought 2 more to outfit a bigger number of people on screen.

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    Accessory Packages

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    An accessory package is a great way to get multiple accessories your system.

    B&H Photo Video -  Lavalier Accessory Backup Kit - Small (1/8") (3mm)
    • You Pay: $11.95
     

    Add interconnectivity options for your equipment.

    Kopul -  Studio Elite 4000 Series XLR M to XLR F Microphone Cable - 10' (3.0 m), Black
    • You Pay: $18.95
     

    Wind Protection

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    Windscreens are often lost or worn out over time. Make sure to get extra Windscreens.

    Countryman -  Windscreen for B3 and EMW
    • You Pay: $7.99
     

    3

    PACK

    Auray WLF-018-3 Foam Windscreens for 1/8" Diameter Microphones (3 Pack)
    Auray -  WLF-018-3 Foam Windscreens for 1/8" Diameter Microphones (3 Pack)
    • You Pay: $8.95
     

    Microphone Clips

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    Microphone Clips are often lost or broken over time. Make sure to get extra Microphone Clips.

    Countryman -  Microphone Clips (Black & White)
    • You Pay: $14.54
     
    Countryman -  Viper-Style Lavalier Clip
    • You Pay: $12.99
     

    Belt Belt Clips and Body Straps

    Add a high quality Belt Clip to your mic.

    Countryman -  Belt Clip
    • You Pay: $9.89
     

    Cases & Protection

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    Carry, store and protect your equipment in a bag or case.

    Pelican -  1020 Micro Case (Clear Black)
    • You Pay: $11.64
     

    Additional Hardware

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    Additional hardware extends the flexibility of your system.

    10

    PACK

    Rode invisiLav Discreet Lavalier Mounting System (10-Pack)
    Rode -  invisiLav Discreet Lavalier Mounting System (10-Pack)
    • You Pay: $40.00
     
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