Austrian Audio OC18 Studio Set
Save 22.8%, MSRP $1490.00
Large-diaphragm cardioid condenser microphone with spider mount, mic clip, windshield, case
Engineered and manufactured in Austria, its high sensitivity and low self-noise means it can handle everything from a whisper, to extreme SPLs without distortion, making it the perfect choice for studio, live and broadcast applications. The unique ceramic capsule design is so consistent, the OC18 can be match-paired with any other OC18 or paired with any OC818 set in cardioid mode.
The same handcrafted design as the OC818 - Classic cardioidHandcrafted CKR6 ceramic capsule - like the CKR12 capsule, but with single diaphragmEvery Austrian Audio OC18 and OC818 is within 1dB of each other - Making any two microphones a stereo pair
Directional characteristics : Single
Impedance : 275 (symmetrical)
Polar pattern : Cardioid
Load impedance : > 1 k
Frequency range : 20 Hz - 20 kHz
Supply voltage : 48 V (< 2.2mA)
Sensitivity (all directions) : 13mV/Pa
Main Connector : XLR 3 pin
Equivalent noise level : 9 dB SPL (A)
Max SPL : 148 dB SPL (158 dB SPL)
Dimensions : 157 x 63 x 35 mm
Switchable pad : -10 dB, -20 dB
Weight : 335 g
Analog Low Cut filter : 40 Hz (2nd order), 80 Hz (2nd order), 160 Hz (1st order down to 80Hz, 2nd order below)
February 8, 2022
This mic is Great!
I've got a slightly alto to higher pitched voice, and I find on most mics I end up sounding thin and a little tinny- not on my OC-818! It captures my voice in a warm and rounded way without losing any of the brightness I have. Definitely Read more
one to try if you're slightly higher pitched!
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