Lives for gear . Hey there! The 451E and 451EB were transformer coupled. My budget is very limited. KM184's. Ce micro type crayon est surprenant. Il sonne très ample voir un peu trop, l'usage du coupe bas est indispensable avec lui. Just a friendly reminder that political discussion, (including "offhand" and 'sideways' commenting) is. EB means it has a HPF. AKG P170. Le son globalement est bien équilibré et facile à travailler. Certainly the price is very attractive. Following the conventional 'stick mic' format, the Perception 170 is a small‑diaphragm, true‑capacitor cardioid microphone with a switchable 20dB pad that's accessed via a … As we read in SOS, Jack Johnson used in his records the AKG c451B, for mono acoustic guitar, and the XY configuration with the 414 for stereo miking. The newer one or a vintage one? Audix SCX25's. I checked the RecordingHacks mic database and they don't specify either way (although they usually specify is something IS transformer coupled but not the other way around - for instance their page on the C460b clearly states that it IS transformer coupled). I thought the vintage 451 were NOT … Just a friendly reminder that political discussion, (including "offhand" and 'sideways' commenting) is. Page 2 of 2 < 1 2 Reply OPTIONS. Another option for the price range is the Audiotechica 2020, which I think is a great mic for the price (but you can't pick polar patterns on it). Audix SCX25= not an SDC but at the same time a mic you can use in the same capacity. Le son globalement est bien équilibré et facile à travailler. Specialty mic. They have a bright top end that over-emphasizes the strings, rather than the body of the acoustic. Only the new C451B's are transformerless. AKG P170 - ments a cordes. All are different in more ways than just the 'brightness'. I have been using AT2020 and SM57 through Focusrite 2i4 pres to mic my guitar but I want at least a SDC to combine with the others heh. I wonder how good it is. I've used them as overheads and they are decent. Hi, I'm looking at these cheap microphones (CAD E70 & AKG P170) to mic my acoustic guitar. The e70s I had were in a case, you could probably put them in the case. 30th May 2015 #31. guitarmax_99. They all have their uses. e70s are pretty good, I had a pair for a while, not sure about AKG. For tracking and home demoing I'm sure the 120 can perform quite well, but I haven't tried. Following the conventional 'stick mic' format, the Perception 170 is a small‑diaphragm, true‑capacitor cardioid microphone with a switchable 20dB pad that's accessed via a … not the brass cap but reconditioned and they sound like everything you put in front of them only bigger somehow. A much better SDC mic in the price-range is the Oktava 012. There's a one up for sale on the Gearslutz classifieds at a good price. Reminds me a lot of my old cheapie MXl 603, but with less smear and more clarity. The 451E and 451EB were transformer coupled. Yes. 2:34. Ce micro type crayon est surprenant. Guitar Amp Microphone Test by Studio Le Zèbre - … Only the new C451B's are transformerless. AT4041's. Here are the schematics. C414EB= both of mine are from the early 80's. Yes. Strong focused mids and nice even lowend. I have C460B's. If so, which version did you decide to to get? Already have an account? I thought the vintage 451 were NOT transformer coupled either. E just means it has an XLR connector. AKG Acoustics 65,187 views. AT4041= honest to the source. Even more so than the Neumann. Tried both in a friend's studio, and I've found that the newer is the best match with my 414. Learn more. C460= solid full range with depth and width in the soundfield and the ability to change caps for different purposes. Aftermath of U.S. healthcare. Its lightweight 1/2-inch true condenser transducer diaphragm delivers outstanding clarity and transient response. The trick is to choose the one that does the job the best. and ADK 3Zigmas. When you buy products through links across our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. The P170 is a small-diaphragm condenser microphone for recording of overheads, percussion, acoustic guitars and other strings. NOT hyped or brittle. Then I've found that the 451b is also the primary ac.guitar mic of my favorite artist, Jack Johnson, so I've understood that I can't go wrong with that. The P170 is a small-diaphragm condenser microphone for recording of overheads, percussion, acoustic guitars and other strings. C414EB's. KM184= Neumann sound finish on a mic that is very particular about the source.When its right its completely right. Electret. Create a username and password below and an account will be created and your post entered. You need an account to post a reply. Not sure about the AKG but the Line Audio CM3 is at a completely different level than the E70 (no comparison) but maybe $50 more, SDC Mics: CAD E70 vs AKG P170 for acoustic. That's a mic that's a match made in heaven for acoustic guitars, IMHO. I am also interested to hear from anyone who has the AKG P170. When you buy products through links across our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. When you buy products through links across our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Hey there! Son diaphragme 1/2" de faible masse délivre une réponse parfaitement linéaire et une excellente réponse aux transitoires.Caractéristiques Techniques :• Gamme de Fréquences : 20 Hz - 20 kHz• Diagramme Polaire : Cardioide• Sensibilité: 15 mV/Pa• impédance: 200 Ohms• Press AKG on stage - Funky Song - AKG D112, C519, C1000, C214, P170, D40, P220, IVM4 - Duration: 2:34. Quote: Originally Posted by kafka. Il a une sonorité très généreuse en grave. No samples, either--I'd had emergency surgery and never really got to use them. Il a une sonorité très généreuse en grave. Il sonne très ample voir un peu trop, l'usage du coupe bas est indispensable avec lui. Guitar Amp Microphone Test by Studio Le Zèbre - … 2:34. The top end is mellow and the midrange is sweet. AKG c451 b VS AKG p170 When you buy products through links across our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. I had some E70's and hated the way they sounded on acoustic guitar. AKG on stage - Funky Song - AKG D112, C519, C1000, C214, P170, D40, P220, IVM4 - Duration: 2:34. So did you get your 451 yet? Erick B, 30.05.2018 . Click here to login, The ability to reply to and create new discussions, Access to members-only giveaways & competitions, Interact with VIP industry experts in our guest Q&As, Access to members-only sub forum discussions, Get INSTANT ACCESS to the world's best private pro audio, Promote your eBay auctions and Reverb.com listings for free. I wonder if the OP ever made a decision on this?? AKG makes amazing microphones, but some of the lower ones are hit and miss. CAD has a newer SDC that's cheaper than the e70, but not as cheap as their low end SDCs--the ones with the bars across the screen. 3Zigma= many cap choices....very specific to the source. My thoughts on these tend to this. Piano mic and acoustic instruments with a full range and open sound to them. AKG P170 vs. sE Electronics sE1a for Overheads Gearslutz is part-supported by our visitors. AKG Acoustics 65,187 views. AKG P170. Better yet... a modded Oktava 012. Erick B, 30.05.2018 .