CAD M179 Variable-Pattern Condenser Microphone

BH #CAM179 • MFR #M179
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CAD M179 Variable-Pattern Condenser Microphone
Key Features
  • Continuously Variable Pattern Design
  • 20 dB Pad, 100 Hz High-Pass Filter
  • Stainless Steel Internal Pop Filter
  • Operates via Phantom Power
The M179 Variable-Pattern Condenser Microphone from CAD features a figure-8 polar pattern and a spacious and articulate omni polar pattern. It can be used in a wide range of applications, including studio vocals, voice-over, choir, orchestra, acoustic instrument, guitar cabinets, bass cabinets, strings, piano, and cymbals/overheads. The large-diaphragm capsule is combined with algebraic phasing and a high-power transformerless drive to create a significant acoustical window. Additional features include a high-pass filter and 20 dB pad. The M179 includes a swivel mount, an elastic shockmount, and a carrying case.
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CAD M-179 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Variable Pattern
  • 320 dB Pad Switch
  • 4High-Pass Filter
  • 5Inclusive Package

The M179 Variable-Pattern Condenser Microphone from CAD features a figure-8 polar pattern and a spacious and articulate omni polar pattern. It can be used in a wide range of applications, including studio vocals, voice-over, choir, orchestra, acoustic instrument, guitar cabinets, bass cabinets, strings, piano, and cymbals/overheads. The large-diaphragm capsule is combined with algebraic phasing and a high-power transformerless drive to create a significant acoustical window. Additional features include a high-pass filter and 20 dB pad. The M179 includes a swivel mount, an elastic shockmount, and a carrying case.

Variable Pattern

A variable-pattern dial offers variations of omnidirectional and figure-8 polar patterns.

20 dB Pad Switch

A 20 dB pad switch provides additional headroom and an SPL rating of 143 dB.

High-Pass Filter

A user-switchable high-pass filter eliminates noise and rumble below 100 Hz.

Inclusive Package

Includes swivel mount, elastic shockmount, and carrying case.
UPC: 631922101102

CAD M-179 Specs

Microphone
Form FactorStand/Boom Mount
Sound FieldMono
CapsuleCondenser
Polar PatternFigure-8, Omnidirectional
Pattern SelectionContinuously Variable (Adjustable on Mic)
OrientationSide Address
CircuitrySolid-State
Pad-20 dB
High-Pass Filter100 Hz, 6 dB/Octave
Tone AdjustmentNone
IndicatorsNone
On-Board ControlsPolar Pattern, High-Pass Filter, Pad
WindscreenBuilt-In
Performance
Frequency Range10 Hz to 20 kHz
Maximum SPL143 dB SPL (with Pad)
Impedance200 Ohms
Sensitivity-36 dB
Equivalent Noise Level11 dB A-Weighted
THD< 0.15%
Connectivity
Output Connectors (Analog)1 x XLR 3-Pin (on Mic)
Power
Operating Voltage24 to 52 V (Phantom Power)
Operating Current Consumption8 mA
Physical
ColorGray
MountingShockmount (Included)
Construction MaterialSteel Wire Grille
Dimensionsø: 2.25 x L: 6.97" / ø: 57.2 x L: 177 mm
Weight17.85 oz / 506 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight4.75 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)11.6 x 9.7 x 9.4"
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