Sennheiser MKH 8040

    • Cardioid pick-up pattern. Modular Design
    • Wide frequency response: 30 – 50,000 Hz. Extremely low distortion.
    • Extremely low inherent self-noise. Balanced frequency response within the pick-up pattern
    • Very even directional diagram. Non-reflective Nextel® coating
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Model:  SEN-MKH8040
Part Number:  506289
Manufacturer:  Sennheiser

£1,102.80
£895.00
(£745.83 Exc. VAT)
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Sennheiser MKH 8040

Due to its cardioid pick-up pattern the MKH 8040 is perfectly suitable for a wide range of applications. It features a balanced frequency response throughout the whole pick-up pattern, as well as a significantly reduced pick-up of rear sound without depriving it of its natural timbre: Very valuable talents when used in rooms with poor acoustics or when disturbing sounds impinge mainly from the rear.

Features

  • Cardioid pick-up pattern
  • Modular Design
  • Wide frequency response: 30 – 50,000 Hz
  • Extremely low distortion
  • Extremely low inherent self-noise
  • Balanced frequency response within the pick-up pattern
  • Very even directional diagram
  • Non-reflective Nextel® coating
  • Ideal as a spot microphone and for surround recordings
  • Timbrally identical with the other 8000-series microphones for optimum aural compatibility

Specifications

Dimensions Ø 19 mm, L 41 mm (74 mm with XLR module)
Transducer principle (Microphone) RF condenser microphone
Frequency response 30 - 50000 Hz
Weight 25 g (55 g with XLR module)
Audio output XLR-3M balanced, transformerless, floating
Pick-up pattern cardioid
Sensitivity in free field, no load (1kHz) 20 mV/Pa (-34 dBV/Pa)
Nominal impedance 25 Ω
Min. terminating impedance 1000 Ω
Phantom powering 48 V +/- 4 V
Equivalent noise level 13 dB
Equivalent noise level weighted as per CCIR 468-3 22 dB
Maximum sound pressure level (passiv) 142 dB SPL
Current consumption 3,3 mA

Delivery Includes:

  • Microphone head MKHC 8040
  • XLR module MZX 8000
  • Microphone clip MZQ 8000
  • Windshield MZW 8000
  • User manual
  • Aluminium transport case

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International Shipping From 1-8 Days (Full Details) From £15.00

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