The Sennheiser MD421 II is a professional quality, dynamic mic, often used for micing up snare drums & toms on a kit, and close micing guitar cabinets.
Andertons often use a Sennheiser MD421 II when recording guitar demos on our YouTube channel.
Sennheiser MD421 II Overview
The MD 421 II is one of the best known microphones in the world. Its excellent sound qualities enable it to cope with the most diverse recording conditions and broadcasting applications. The five position bass control enhances its 'all-round' qualities.
Colour: black, sound inlet basket: refined steel, black.
Rugged professional microphone
Five position bass roll-off switch
Effective feedback rejection
Clear sound reproduction
Easy handling due to pronounced directivity
Technical Data and Specification of MD 421-II
Dimensions 215 x 46 x 49 mm
Frequency response (microphone) 30.....17000 Hz
Transducer principle (Microphone) dynamic
Weight ca. 385 g
Pick-up pattern cardioid
Sensitivity in free field, no load (1kHz) 2 mV/Pa +- 3 dB
Nominal impedance 200 Ohm
Min. terminating impedance 1000 Ohm
What's in the box?
1 x MD 421 II
1 x microphone clamp for 3/8" thread