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Available as a single mic or as a stereo pair, the AT5045 is Audio-Technica’s premier condenser instrument microphone, offering the performance of a large-diaphragm, side-address condenser in a convenient, stick-type body. In fact, despite the space limitations imposed by its housing, the AT5045 boasts Audio-Technica’s largest single diaphragm. The instrument microphone’s circuitry has been honed to the essentials, allowing the AT5045 to achieve an unprecedented dynamic range that’s one of the widest of any microphone on the market. 100% quality control Every AT5045 is hand assembled and individually inspected for 100% quality control. Each microphone is enclosed in an elegant housing of aluminum and brass with a high-quality gray finish for durability and low reflectivity. Discrete components have been selected for optimized performance. The circuitry and capsule assembly are mounted as a single block within a floating internal shock mount, effectively decoupling the capsule from the microphone body for excellent vibration isolation. In fact, every aspect of the microphone has been carefully considered to minimize any negative effects on the audio signal. The AT5045 instrument mic comes with Audio-Technica’s innovative AT8481 isolation clamp, an AT8165 windscreen and a protective carrying case that holds a single AT5045 microphone or a stereo pair of AT5045 microphones. Available as a single microphone (AT5045) or as a stereo pair (AT5045P).


Audio-Technica annonces the new AT5047 high-end microphone its flagship 50 Series studio microphone range at Prolight + Sound 2017. Following the original AT5040 vocal microphone and AT5045 condenser instrument microphone, the AT5047 broadens the scope of the line-up with its exceptional dynamic performance. Based on the distinctive four rectangular diaphragm design of the AT5040, the AT5047 is a cardioid condenser with...

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Any new mic sounding similar to vintage km84

...for them. I love KM84's. The closest mic to them that I've tried are the KM140's. I love my Audio Technica AT5045's, but they're totally different than 84's.

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Microphone for Acoustic Bass

...recordings were captured. IME, the most life-like, holographic, "you are there" upright bass recordings have been captured using the Audio Technica AT5045 or the AEA KU4 (cardioid ribbon). Both of these mics have blown me away on a lot of different sources, including sax. The AT5045's are stunning as drum OH's as well,...

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