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N/D868

Dynamic Cardioid Kick Drum Microphone

  • Designed specifically for kick drum 
  • A go-to mic for live or studio environments
  • Optimized sensitivity for the high sound pressure levels found in bass drum miking
  • Excellent on bass guitar, floor toms and electric guitar cabinets
  • Extended low-frequency response
  • Frequency response tailored for instant kick drum sound

The N/D868 is truly a top performer in any application, thanks to its ability to handle incredibly high sound pressure levels without distortion. With a frequency response specifically designed for the perfect kick drum sound, the N/D868 has been applauded by drummers and engineers the world over.

Specifications

Audio Frequency Response 20 - 10,000 Hz
Case Material Metal
Connector Type 3-pin XLR

Diameter (Max) 2.4" (60mm)
Element Dynamic
Finish Non-reflecting Black
Height 5.2" (133mm)
Impedance, Low-Z balanced 150Ω
Mic Type Instrument
Open Circuit Voltage 1mV/Pascal
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Power Requirement Passive
Weight Net 10.4oz (295g)
Wired/Wireless Wired

Support

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Microphone Catalog EN 5.69MB Jul 7, 2016
Microphones Chart EN 118KB Jan 16, 2014
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Environmental Compliance Document 148KB Oct 3, 2017
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N/D868 Engineering Data Sheet EN 351KB Dec 26, 2007
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ND868 Flyer EN 1.12MB May 3, 2012
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N/D868 User Manual EN 184KB Dec 26, 2007
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Service Policies for the Americas EN 232KB Apr 25, 2013
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Audio 101 - Basic Audio Terminology EN 2.74MB Dec 13, 2012
Audio 101 - Microphone Basics EN 4.25MB Dec 13, 2012
PA Bible 03: Microphone Types EN 462KB Dec 26, 2007
PA Bible 08: Microphone Techniques EN 604KB Dec 26, 2007
PA Bible 15: Barrier Miking EN 254KB Dec 26, 2007
The EV PA Bible EN 1.14MB Dec 26, 2007

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