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Oktava ML-53
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The Oktava ML-53 is suitable for use in any situation where a warm and rounded sound is required, The ribbon sound lending it an air of nostalgia whilst competing with modern condenser designs in terms of frequency response. The virtually non existent noise floor means that, used in conjunction with a good pre-amp. it is an ideal mic for digital recording.

As a true cosine or figure of eight microphone the ML53 has many advantages and uses in broadcast and installation due to the negligible sound it picks up from the sides, as well as 90 degree stereo recording. The figure of eight pattern is almost completely uniform at all frequencies.

The ML-53 is eminently suited to string and brass instruments giving a sparkling but never harsh overall sound and also gives a particularly pleasing smooth sound to vocals.
  • Polar Pattern Figure of eight
  • Frequency Response 20hz to 20kHz
  • Sensitivity 1,6mV/Pa
  • Aluminium Ribbon 2.5 micron
  • Nominal Output Impedance 300 Ohms
  • Maximum SPL @ 1kHz 135dB
  • Maximum Output Voltage 1,2V
  • Weight, g 490
  • Accessories included Mic holder
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