Avantone Pro CK-40 Stereo Multi-Pattern FET Microphone

BH #AVCK40 • MFR #CK40
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Avantone Pro CK-40 Stereo Multi-Pattern FET Microphone
Key Features
  • Dual 35mm Capsules Mounted Vertically
  • Rotating Top Capsule Assembly - 180°
  • Discreet Class A Low-Noise FET Circuitry
  • Cardioid, Omni & Figure 8 Patterns
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The CK-40 Stereo Multi-Pattern FET Microphone from Avantone is designed to produce clear stereo recordings of vocals, instruments, ensembles, and ambiance. The CK-40 features a red finish, consistent with Avantone's Cabernet (C-series) microphone line. Twin large 35mm capsules are mounted vertically, and the top capsule can be rotated up to 180° for flexible positioning. There are switchable omnidirectional, cardioid and figure 8 polar patterns, which can be independently selected. These positioning options allow for Blumlein, X/Y, and M-S stereo recording techniques. An 80 Hz high-pass filter and -10 dB pad can be individually assigned for additional flexibility. Included in the package is a shockmount, a foam wind filter, a 30' 5-pin XLR cable, a 5-pin XLR to dual 3-pin XLR breakout box, a wooden case, and a metal travel case.
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Avantone Pro CK-40 Overview

The CK-40 Stereo Multi-Pattern FET Microphone from Avantone is designed to produce clear stereo recordings of vocals, instruments, ensembles, and ambiance. The CK-40 features a red finish, consistent with Avantone's Cabernet (C-series) microphone line. Twin large 35mm capsules are mounted vertically, and the top capsule can be rotated up to 180° for flexible positioning. There are switchable omnidirectional, cardioid and figure 8 polar patterns, which can be independently selected. These positioning options allow for Blumlein, X/Y, and M-S stereo recording techniques. An 80 Hz high-pass filter and -10 dB pad can be individually assigned for additional flexibility. Included in the package is a shockmount, a foam wind filter, a 30' 5-pin XLR cable, a 5-pin XLR to dual 3-pin XLR breakout box, a wooden case, and a metal travel case.

Twin 35mm center-terminated pressure gradient transducers
Tight vertical array of transducers enables accurate stereo imaging without phase issues
Individually selectable cardioid, omnidirectional, and figure-8 polar patterns
The top capsule/grill assembly rotates up to 180° relative to the lower capsule/grill assembly
Two sets of pad, pattern select, and low frequency roll-off switches independently control the capsules
Custom retro shockmount allows precise positioning of the mic while inhibiting the transfer of unwanted vibrations
UPC: 852437001118

Avantone Pro CK-40 Specs

Microphone
CapsuleCondenser
Diaphragm1.38" / 35.0 mm
Polar PatternCardioid, Figure-8, Omnidirectional
Pattern SelectionSwitched
Pad-10 dB
High-Pass Filter80 Hz, 6 dB/Octave
Performance
Frequency Range20 Hz to 20 kHz
Maximum SPL147 dB SPL
Impedance250 Ohms
Sensitivity-40 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio77 dB
Equivalent Noise Level17 dB A-Weighted
THD0.5%
Connectivity
Output Connectors (Analog)1 x XLR 5-Pin
Cable Length30' / 9.1 m
Power
Operating Voltage48 V
Operating Current Consumption3.0 µA
Physical
Dimensionsø: 1.93 x L: 10.87" / ø: 49 x L: 276.1 mm
Weight2.1 lb / 0.95 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight12.05 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)20.1 x 17.1 x 6.9"
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