AKG C 430

Compact Condenser Microphone

  • Cardioid
  • Ideal for cymbal/ overhead miking
  • Incl. windshield W32
  • Incl. tripod adapter SA40
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  • Strumming Dry
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  • Blocks Dry
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  • Ride

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Brilliant for close cymbal miking

05.10.2016
Very Compact condenser mic.
We have a clear sonic drum booth with roof and these akg c430 mics are great for that Environment. They don't take up much space and produce really good results when used close to hihats, and ride cymbals. Use slightly further away for crash cymbals but not too far away as the sound reflections from the booth panels cause problems at the sound desk.
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Great entry level mics for overhead or hat use

Iain M., 01.09.2014
These mics are an excellent entry point for those who are on a budget and want a inexpensive pair of small diaphragm condensers that will give you great value for money.

I've used them primarily as a pair of overhead mics but have also been more than happy with their performance on hi hats.
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