Pro Co Sound Power Mute - Cough Drop Series Active Selectable Muting Switch

Pro Co Sound
Pro Co Sound Power Mute - Cough Drop Series Active Selectable Muting Switch
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Pro Co Sound CDPM Overview

The Proco Power Mute is an active muting switch, with a status indicator. The unit may be used in momentary-switch mode or in latching-switch mode, selectable with switches found inside the battery cover. When the LED light is green, the microphone is always On, and is always Off when the LED is red.

Selectable either as a momentary (press-to-mute or press-to-talk) or latching (mic on/mic off) muting switch
Status indicator light
Includes AC power supply
UPC: 703272076291

Pro Co Sound CDPM Specs

Connectors1 x 3-pin XLR Female Mic In
1 x 3-pin XLR Male Output
Switches1 x On/Off
1 x Momentary/Latch Mode DIP Switch
Indicators2 x Status LED
Power Supply 9VDC AC Adapter
DimensionsWidth: 3.2" (81.3mm) Depth: 4.1" (104.1mm) Height(Rear): 2.25" (57.1mm) Height(Front): 1.7" (43.2mm)
Weight1.7 lb (0.8 kg)
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.685 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)8.05 x 4.6 x 3.6"
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How effective is this on a vocal condenser mic? I want to put this mute switch in line between the mic and an affects processor which will supply phantom power.
Asked by: Anonymous
It works quite well. I use a Shure SM35 headset mic when playing my electric upright and use this to kill my mic when I'm not singing. It works great with external phantom power. It does suck batteries, though, if you have it off a good bit. I go through a 9v Duracell Quantum battery every 1.5 gigs. However, when the power dies, it defaults to the mic being on, so you don't lose your mic in mid-set if the battery dies. If you're using a powered pedalboard or can run from the wall wart, you'll be fine. Switching is quiet, so you don't even notice when you turn the mic on and off. Overall, it's a great pedal and I use it every week.
Answered by: BRADLEY C.
Date published: 2018-08-27
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