The Senal SCM-660 Multi-Pattern Condenser Mic with Studio Channel Preamp and Vocal Kit from B&H features a 1.3" gold-plated dual-diaphragm Senal professional-grade multi-pattern condenser microphone, a PreSonus Studio Channel tube mic preamp with VCA compressor and 3-band parametric EQ, and a Kopul premium-quality 3-pin XLR F to 3-pin XLR M microphone cable. The kit is designed to capture audio in a wide variety of applications for in-your-face vocals and instruments, and more.
The SCM-660 microphone has three selectable polar patterns—cardioid, omnidirectional, and figure-8—and is capable of a wide range of miking techniques and configurations. It features an onboard -10 dB attenuation pad that allows you to optimize signal levels and is built with an integrated 80 Hz high-pass filter roll-off switch, which helps eliminate low-frequency noise and rumble when recording.
The Studio Channel Class-A preamplifier has a single 12AX7 tube that delivers lots of headroom and provides a big tone. A -20 dB pad, 80 Hz high-pass filter, and polarity reverse let you tweak signals to sit properly in the mix. The VCA-based compressor offers a fast attack that can tame transients from slap bass, to snare drum, to vocals. In addition, the VU meter displays gain reduction or output gain.
Furthermore, the Kopul premium microphone cable is a made from 24 AWG OFC copper wire that is wrapped with PE insulation and a conductive PVC inner shield. The 98% braided shield offers protection from EMI and RFI noise.