Containing all the elements necessary for capturing audio in outdoor environments, the Sennheiser MKH 416-P48 Short Shotgun Microphone and Rycote Super-Shield Kit from B&H features the MKH 416 shotgun microphone and MZW 415 windshield, along with an MZQ 100 microphone clamp. Also included in the kit are a super-shield suspension chassis with front and rear pod (medium size) windshield, a windjammer, a pistol grip, one 18" XLR cable, and a fur maintenance brush.
This B&H kit is a cost-effective solution for recording audio in the field, offering excellent wind protection with minimal high-frequency loss, and providing almost perfect transparency wherever the next broadcast, sports, or news event takes you.
Sennheiser MKH 416-P48U3 Moisture-Resistant Shotgun Microphone
Achieve superb audio capture in demanding conditions for your next professional film, TV, or location recording with the Sennheiser MKH 416-P48U3 moisture-resistant shotgun microphone. Mix-ready sound quality is provided by its sharp directivity, low noise, and strong output. Plus, there are no controls to worry about; the MKH 416-P48U3 delivers the reliability you need for high-pressure gigs.
The microphone exhibits a hypercardioid polar pattern at low to midrange frequencies and transitions to a lobar pattern in high frequencies, allowing it to attenuate 125 Hz to 2 kHz by approximately 10 dB at the 90° off-axis points. Your dialogue, foley, and sound effects can be recorded with full dynamics and clarity, thanks to the MKH 416-P48U3's wide frequency response, enhanced consonant articulation, and high SPL handling.
Performs in Adverse Environmental Conditions
Professional Sound Quality
Ideal for Boompole Mounting
Windscreen Minimizes Wind Noise
Rycote Super-Shield Kit for Shotgun Mics (Medium)
The medium Super-Shield Kit for Shotgun Mics from Rycote is a complete windshield and shock mounting system for shotgun microphones 20-25cm in length. The kit contains the Super-Shield Suspension which provides your microphone isolation from shocks and vibrations, the Super-Shield Windshield which provides wind-noise reduction with minimal high-frequency loss, and the Windjammer, a high-quality synthetic fur cover which provides protection against extreme wind noise.
The Super-Shield Suspension features patented Lyre technology, which provides your microphone isolation from shocks and vibrations without the use of rubbers or elastic. The chassis fits microphones 19mm (3/4") to 25mm (1") in diameter, using two snap-in, pinch-release Lyre suspensions that can be used in any of six positions to achieve the optimal balance and fit. The suspension comes with an 18" (450mm) high flexibility microphone cable.
Made up of two lightweight, durable baskets made from flexible grey plastic netting with a screening material attached, the Super-Shield Windshield connects to the Super-Shield Suspension. The windshield completely surrounds and creates a still volume of air around the microphone, which is designed to provide wind-noise reduction, with minimal high-frequency loss.
The Super-Shield Windjammer is a synthetic fur cover which provides another layer of protection to be used to combat extreme wind noise. Like the Super-Shield Windshield, it is designed to protect from wind without substantial high-frequency loss.
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- RODE NTG4
- Sanken CS 2
- Schoeps CMIT 5U
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- Shure VP82
- Shure VP89S
- Sony ECM 670
- Sony ECM 678