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Sennheiser E906
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e 906
Professional super-cardioid, dynamic instrument mic with switchable presence filter. Versatile to handle drums, percussion, and guitar amplifiers.

The cardioid e 906 instrument microphone was especially designed for guitar amps and is also excellent for percussion and horns.

  • Lively, full sound
  • Very fast attack
  • Flat shape is ideal for miking amp faces
  • Three position switchable sound character: bright, moderate, dark
  • Rugged metal body


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