The transformerless Kiwi is at the top of our solid-state microphone line. This Class A discrete large diaphragm condenser features nine different polar patterns and our precision double-backplate B6 capsule. It includes with its own custom-designed shockmount and is housed in a handsome cherrywood box. The Kiwi combines painstaking craftsmanship with unparalleled performance delivering a sound that sets it apart from the crowd. Vocals acoustic instruments pianos drums and virtually anything else will take on a life of their own when touched by the sweet sound of The Kiwi.
**Characteristics** * Nine-pattern condenser-cardioid omnidirectional figure-8 with variable settings in between* Class A discrete amplifier circuit* Blues famous hand-built B6 large-diaphragm capsule* Modern tone with a smooth extended top end with nine different pattern selections for tremendous versatility* Integrated capsule shockmounting* Hand-tuned and tested* Includes cherry wood storage box and The Shock our elastic shockmount**Technical Specs*** Transducer Type: Condenser Pressure Gradient* Polar Patterns: Multipattern* Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz* Sensitivity: 19.0 mV/Pa at 1kHz (1 Pa = 94 dB SPL)* Output Impedance: 50 ohm* Rated Load Impedance: Not less than 1k ohm* Maximum SPL: 138 dB SPL (2.5k ohm 0.5% THD)* S/N Ratio85.5 dB-A (IEC 651): 85.5 dB-A (IEC 651)* Noise Level: 8.5 dB-A (IEC 651)* Dynamic Range: 129.5 db (@ 2.5k ohm)* Power Requirement: +48V DC Phantom Power (IEC 268-15)* Weight: 880g* Dimensions: 220mm x 60mm