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Altec 639A

Type: ribbon+dynamic
Quantity: 2

Nickname: "Birdcage"

Combination omnidirectional dynamic capsule (similar to Altec "salt shaker" mic) in lower part of housing and long bidirectional ribbon in upper part. Screwdriver switch on rear of mic has 3 positions: "D" ("dynamic" or omnidynamic capsule), "R" (ribbon element only), and "C" ("cardioid" - both elements mixed). Often used on string bass and for crooning vocals.

Similar to: STC 4033


- Jun 03, 2003 18:17
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