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Aston Microphones Spirit Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone

$399.00 MSRP: $499.00 Save : $100.00 (20%)
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This microphone does not include a microphone holder. We suggest the Aston Rycote Custom Shockmount ASRYCOTEX.

The Aston Spirit is designed to deliver a beautifully open sound with sparkling harmonics.
The Aston SPIRIT is a high-performance, switchable pattern, microphone utilising a 1” gold evaporated capsule. A switch on the mic body selects from Omni, Cardioid or Figure-of-Eight polar patterns. It is versatile enough to use with most instruments and excels on acoustic guitar and vocals.  Its hand-selected capsule is teamed with high-end transformer balanced circuitry using only the best components.

This highly accurate microphone gives a stunningly natural and transparent recording, capturing all the detail in the high range but without adding the harshness that some condenser microphones seem to.

Wave-form mesh head
The Aston Spirit has our signature wave-form mesh head. This unique design not only looks great, but delivers an unprecedented degree of protection for the heart of your microphone, the capsule. The shock resistant wave-form design allows the head of the mic to distort if given a heavy knock, and then return to its normal position, without any damage at all. It also offers a degree of off-axis rejection, helping to eliminate unwanted artefacts from your recordings.

Built in Pop filter
Aston’s vocal condenser microphones have an exclusive mesh-knit pop filter built into the wave-form head. The random weave allows sound to pass while virtually eliminating unwanted plosives at source. It also shields against multiple wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation making our microphones ideal in critically sensitive electronic applications. This completely encapsulating, single piece, mesh cage is formed in stainless steel, so won’t rust with use, and can even be removed and washed.

End Caps
Yet another unique design element of the Aston Spirit, is the use of custom moulded end caps with integrated XLR and stand adaptor. No other mic has this. Because the internal shock absorption system is so good, you can mount the microphone directly to a stand via this built in, and interchangeable thread adapter. The design also makes Aston microphones extremely easy to repair and maintain.

Chassis
Part of the beauty of our microphones is the custom finish of each chassis. There are no mass-produced paint job finishes here… instead, each chassis is individually tumbled for up to 4 hours to give it a very hard-wearing, and extremely beautiful, finish. To perfect the look, each microphone is separately engraved with its legends, and brand mantra:‘The art of performance’

PCB
•Superbly balanced mix of discrete and integrated electronic circuitry.
•Harmonized circuit stage arrangement for easy integration from phantom power input circuitry to capsule voltage bias.
•A novel non-linear voltage/current source rectification to provide controlled amplification and smooth/ clear audio.


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Comments about Aston Microphones Spirit Multi-Pattern Condenser Microphone:

Such good value for money - and super versatile. It also looks amazing and gets a lot of compliments in the studio. No one can believe it was less than $400!!

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Specs
Microphone Type Condenser
Special Features 48 Volt Phantom power (+/- 4 Volts) is required for operation
Signal to Noise Ratio 80dB A-Weighted (rel. 94dB SPL)
Sensitivity 23.7mV/Pa @ 1kHz into 1kohm
Maximum SPL 138dB
Frequency Response 20Hz – 20kHz (+/-3dB)
Polar Pattern Multi-Pattern
Low Cut Filter Yes
Pad -20dB
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