It's hard to believe that such small, unobtrusive microphones can produce such great sound, but it's true. Available in black or white finishes, and with in line or plate mount preamps, the Microflex Overhead condenser microphones capture Shure quality sound in a compact, adjustable package. Each model features one of the three interchangeable condenser microphone cartridges attached to a flexible, four inch gooseneck with a 30 foot cable.The preamp options available offer easy installation in ceilings or microphone stands, and when combined with the high sensitivity cartridge's wide frequency response, these microphones provide accurate sound reproduction with a minimum of RF interference or electromagnetic hum. The new Microflex Overheads feature interchangeable cardioid, supercardioid and omnidirectional condenser cartridges that fit every model in the Microflex product line for enhanced convenience and consistent sound.
Wide dynamic range and frequency response for accurate sound reproduction across the audio spectrum
Balanced, transformerless output for increased immunity to noise over long cable runs
Supplied stand-mount adapter for portable applications (in-line preamplifier versions only)
White or black finish that blends unobtrusively with most surroundings
Interchangeable cartridges that provide an optimal polar pattern choice for each application: Cardioid: "R-185B" (Black), "R-185W" (White) Supercardioid: "R-184B" (Black), "R-184W" (White) Omnidirectional: "R-183B" (Black), "R-183W" (White)
Special Note: The Omnidirectional Hanging Microphones (Model # MX202BO, for example) Have Been Discontinued. However, the Omnidirectional Cartridges Have NOT Been Discontinued. Therefore, the End User May Purchase And Install an 'R-183' Omnidirectional Cartridge to Achieve the Same Results!
50 Hz - 17 kHz
Dynamic Range (Typical)
96.2 dB, (@ 1 kW Load)
67.5 dB, (Referenced @ 94 dB SPL)
Maximum Input Sound Level
Phantom, (11 - 52v DC)
150 Ohms, (180 Ohms Actual)
XLR-3M Type, (from In-Line Pre Amp Out)
Low Frequency Roll-Off
Choirs and Perfomance Groups, Stage, etc.
Microphone: 5.69 x .46" (144.5 x 11.7mm) LxDiameter Preamp: 4.84 x .75" (123.1 x 19mm) LxDiameter Cable: 30' (9m)