The AMT P808OB Studio "Off the Bell" Mounted High SPL Clip-On Microphone is designed for trombone, low brass, high-pressure trumpet and saxophone playing. The system includes a P808OB microphone, the AP40 Studio preamp, a cable, and a case. Designed and manufactured by hand, the system is intended to clip onto the handle of the instrument and is the choice for professionals that play at high SPL levels.
The P808OB Studio Clip-On Microphone includes features like D.C.T. (Disconnect Cable Technology) with the ability to connect to the Wi5C system, thereby creating a belt pack-free wireless system. The P808OB Studio is intended for a principal artist, ensemble sections, or a soloist. The P808OB Studio requires phantom power or a 9V battery.
The AMT Studio AP40 Preamp is used to regulate a microphone's voltage and create a specific frequency curve. The curve is necessary on certain models or instruments in order to maintain the natural sound reproduction in conjunction with achieving the maximum gain before feedback. Studio AP40 supports phantom powering. To change from 9V to phantom power, it features a ground lift switch.
AMT P808OB Off-the-Bell High SPL Clip-On Microphone
The P808OB High SPL Clip-On Microphone from AMT is an off-the-bell mounted, high SPL clip-on microphone for trombone, low brass, high pressure trumpet, and saxophone playing. Designed and manufactured by hand, the system features a specially designed clamp that positions at an angle and reaches around the front of the bell of a trombone.
The P808OB High SPL Clip-On Microphone includes features like D.C.T. (Disconnect Cable Technology) with the ability to connect to the Wi5C, creating a belt-pack free wireless system. The P808OB in its stock configuration is a good choice for the players who need a hard wired (non wireless) setup. The setup includes the BP 45 belt-pack preamp. The system also allows the player to easily change to and from AMT's various preamps (sold separately) while also allowing for direct connections to the Wi5C, Shure, or Sennheiser wireless systems (sold separately).
P808OB High SPL Clip-On Microphone is a good choice for playing in loud environments such as lead trumpet and rock-n-roll saxophone where high SPL levels are reached. The P808OB is intended for a principal artist, ensemble sections, or as a soloist. The microphone is suspended in a 4-point isolation ring reducing key and handling noise. Phantom power or 1 AA battery is required for hardwired/belt-pack use.
AMT Studio AP40 Preamp
The AMT Studio AP40 Preamp converts microphones to low impedance to regulate their voltage and create a specific frequency curve. The curve is necessary on certain models or instruments in order to maintain the most natural sound reproduction in conjunction with the achieving the most amount of gain before feedback in a live application. Featuring a ground lift switch to change from 9v to phantom power.