The d:vote 4099B Clip Microphone for Bass with XLR Adapter from DPA Microphones is designed to clip onto your double bass on the E and G strings below the bridge with the included mounting clip while having no impact on your acoustic sound. It can be used for both live sound and recording purposes. The microphone itself is a supercardioid condenser with a 5.5" adjustable gooseneck for ease in positioning. It also features a detachable cable, allowing you to attach your mic to your bass before connecting it. The 4099B terminates in a MicroDot connector, allowing compatibility with DPA's connection adapters for use with a variety of third-party wireless systems. An XLR adapter with a belt clip is included for use in a wired system with 48-volt phantom power.