Countryman B3 Omni Lavalier Mic, Low Sens, with LEMO 3-Pin Connector for MTP30, MTP40, MTP40S, MTP41, and MTP41S Wireless Transmitters (Black)

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Countryman B3 Omni Lavalier Mic, Low Sens, with LEMO 3-Pin Connector for MTP30, MTP40, MTP40S, MTP41, and MTP41S Wireless Transmitters (Black)
Key Features
  • For Interviews, Drama, and Water Sports
  • LEMO 3-Pin (WY), See Description
  • 20 Hz to 20 kHz Frequency Response
  • Headroom for Strong Vocals
The black B3 Omni Lavalier Mic, Low Sens, with LEMO 3-Pin Connector for MTP30, MTP40, MTP40S, MTP41, and MTP41S Wireless Transmitters from Countryman is a water-resistant, miniature lavalier microphone for capturing high-quality audio. It can be used in a variety of applications such as a tie-clip lavalier in interviews, a hair-hidden mic for drama, a water-resistant mic for water sports and hurricane reporting, or simply a small mic to hide in a prop flower vase.
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Countryman B3 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Unobtrusive
  • 3Rugged and Reliable
  • 4Refined Sound Quality
  • 5Versatile
  • 6Sensitivity

The black B3 Omni Lavalier Mic, Low Sens, with LEMO 3-Pin Connector for MTP30, MTP40, MTP40S, MTP41, and MTP41S Wireless Transmitters from Countryman is a water-resistant, miniature lavalier microphone for capturing high-quality audio. It can be used in a variety of applications such as a tie-clip lavalier in interviews, a hair-hidden mic for drama, a water-resistant mic for water sports and hurricane reporting, or simply a small mic to hide in a prop flower vase.

The B3 capsule is resistant to moisture (IP67), which allows for placement in the hair or on bare skin, and its omnidirectional polar pattern minimizes handling noise, wind noise, and plosives (popping). Furthermore, a variety of skin-matching colors are available. This B3's cable terminates to a LEMO 3-pin connector for direct connection to MTP30, MTP40, MTP40S, MTP41, and MTP41S WisyCom wireless bodypack transmitters Additionally, a carrying case, two cable clips, a windscreen, and three protective caps are also included.

Unobtrusive

Looks great when you want to see it, virtually disappears when you don't. The B3 is easily hidden in hair or on costumes, with five colors to match clothing, hair, and skin tones. Use a felt tip marker to color the white caps for near-perfect concealability. Never suffer the hassle and degraded sound quality of under-clothing miking again.

Rugged and Reliable

The B3 is resistant to makeup, sweat, and moisture when used with the supplied protective caps and works well in hair or on the body. The protective caps are easily removed for cleaning or replacement, and the aramid-reinforced cable gives it world-class survivability.

Refined Sound Quality

The B3 provides high-quality audio with low distortion at SPL up to 140 dB for wireless applications. The aramid cable and thin diaphragm combine to offer low handling noise. The flat-frequency response accurately captures voice or instruments, and the small size makes the B3 easy to position for ambient noise and feedback rejection.

Versatile

Changeable protective caps let you shape the frequency response for different situations or to match other microphones. Versions are available for different speaking or singing styles, with high-overload capability for recording instruments.

Sensitivity

Low, head miking for theater.

Countryman B3 Specs

Microphone
Form FactorLavalier
Sound FieldMono
Capsule1 x Electret Condenser
Polar PatternOmnidirectional
PadNone
High-Pass FilterNone
IndicatorsNone
WindscreenFoam (Included)
Performance
Frequency Range20 Hz to 20 kHz
Maximum SPL150 dB SPL (A-Weighted)
Sensitivity4.0 mV/Pa
Equivalent Noise Level24 dB A-Weighted
Connectivity
Output Connectors1 x LEMO 3-Pin
Cable Length5' / 1.52 m
Power
Operating Voltage3 to 12 V
Operating Current Consumption200 µA
Physical
ColorBlack
MountingAlligator Clip
IP RatingIP67
Dimensionsø: 0.23 x H: 0.18" / ø: 0.58 x H: 0.46 cm (Capsule)
Weight0.01 oz / 0.34 g
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