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CAD Equitek E100S Supercardioid Condenser Microphone

BH #CAE100S • MFR #E100S
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CAD Equitek E100S Supercardioid Condenser Microphone
Key Features
  • 1" Nickel-Plated Capsule
  • Supercardioid Pickup Pattern
  • Quadra-FET Front End
  • Proprietary Circuitry
The Equitek E100S Supercardioid Condenser Microphone from CAD features a large diaphragm, providing a low noise floor of 3.7 dB and a smooth, vintage tone with a robust low end. The bootstrapped, full differential Quadra-FET front end delivers high sensitivity and low distortion. The nickel plated 1.0" capsule offers accurate phasing on instruments and a full rich vocal tone accentuated by the extended low frequency response. There is an 80 Hz hi-pass filter and a 10 dB pad. The package includes a vintage woodgrain cherry case and a stealth shock mount. The microphone requires 48V of phantom power for operation.
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CAD E100S Overview

The Equitek E100S Supercardioid Condenser Microphone from CAD features a large diaphragm, providing a low noise floor of 3.7 dB and a smooth, vintage tone with a robust low end. The bootstrapped, full differential Quadra-FET front end delivers high sensitivity and low distortion. The nickel plated 1.0" capsule offers accurate phasing on instruments and a full rich vocal tone accentuated by the extended low frequency response. There is an 80 Hz hi-pass filter and a 10 dB pad. The package includes a vintage woodgrain cherry case and a stealth shock mount. The microphone requires 48V of phantom power for operation.

Nickel plated 1.0" capsule provides a full, rich tone with an extended low frequency response
A full differential Quadra-FET front end delivers high sensitivity and low distortion for picking up high-volume sound sources
Low noise floor of 3.7 dB for clean recordings
Supercardioid pickup pattern provides maximum off-axis noise rejection
80Hz high pass filter to reduce low-end hum
-10 dB pad increases headroom when recording loud sounds
Operates on standard 48V phantom power
Shock mount and vintage cherry woodgrain case included

CAD E100S Specs

Key Specs
Element Type
Condenser
Polar Pattern
Supercardioid
Frequency Range
40 Hz to 18 kHz
Maximum SPL
140 dB SPL
Analog Output
1x XLR 3-Pin
Microphone
Element Type
Condenser
Polar Pattern
Supercardioid
Pad
-10 dB
High-Pass Filter
80 Hz
Performance
Frequency Range
40 Hz to 18 kHz
Maximum SPL
140 dB SPL
Sensitivity
28 mV/Pa
Connectivity
Analog Output
1x XLR 3-Pin
Power
Operating Voltage
48 V
Packaging Info
Package Weight
3.75 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
12.85 x 7.25 x 6.3"

CAD E100S Reviews

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question

Hi. For female voice over recording on a CAD E100S,, what mic setting should I use for PAD (-10dB or 0dB) and Hi-Pass? Thank you!
Asked by: Anonymous
I use none of the above. You don't need a PAD because a singer is not going to be so loud that you need it. As far as the high pass filter; there won't be much happening below 80Hz with your female singer, so you could engage that and not have to EQ it afterward.
Answered by: Paul S.
Date published: 2018-08-28
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