What's in your mic cabinet?

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  1. stickers

    stickers

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    let's see how many forum memeber will list...

    i'll start:

    at4047
    at4050
    2 sm81
    2 SM57
    1 SM58
    1 e906
    2 D2
    1 D112
  2. Zoro

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    Something to start with:

    4 SM57's
    1 AT2020
    2 C1000's
    3 Beta 58's
  3. separation

    separation Guest

    (1)Yamaha Subkick
    (5)SM57
    (1)Beta57
    (1)SM58
    (2)Beta58
    (6)Sennheiser E604
    (3)MD421
    (1)Beta52
    (2)Audix D6
    (1)Beta91(kick drum mic)
    (2)Octava MK-219
    (2)MXL V63
    (1)SM7B
    (1)Sennheiser E609
    (1)RODE NT2
    (2)Rode NT5 (matched pair)
    (1)Nady Drum mic kit (3 toms, kick, snare)

    Really want to get a Nuemann but need preamps first :evil:
  4. backinthelab

    backinthelab Guest

    AKG C414 B-XLS

    Audio-Technica 3060

    BLUE Kiwi

    Earthworks QTC-40 Matched Pair

    AKG C414 B-XLS

    RODE NT3 (x2)

    Rode NT5 Matched Pair

    Royer R-121

    Sennheiser MD421 (x2)

    Sennheiser E604 (x3)

    Sennheiser E602

    Sennheiser E609

    Shure KSM 44

    Shure Beta 87A

    Shure SM57 (x4)

    Soundelux ELUX 251

    Soundelux iFet7

    A start, now I just need to pay for all of these!!! :roll:
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  5. moonbaby

    moonbaby Moderator

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    (2) A-T 4047
    (4) A-T ATM25
    (2) A-T 4041
    (1) ADK Vienna
    (1) Apex 210 ribbon
    (2) Audix i5
    (2) Audix OM6
    (1) Beyer M99
    (1) Beyer M69
    (1) Beyer M160
    (2) Beyer M500
    (1) Crown CM700
    (1) E-V "666"
    (2) E-V RE-16
    (2) E-V RE-11
    (2) E-V RE-20
    (1) E-V RE-200
    (1) G-T SC5
    (1) G-T SC3
    (1 pr) RODE Nt5
    (6) Shure SM57
    (4) Shure SM58
    (2) Shure UniDyne III
    (2) Shure PE548 (?)
    (2) Shure Beta 87a
    (1) Shure KSM32
    (1) Shure SM81
    (1) Shure Green Bullet
    (1) Shure SM7 (old version, not 'b')
    (1) Shure 565SD in lovely gold plating
    (1) Shure Beta 91
    (2) Sennheiser MD421
    (2) Sennheiser 421 II
    (2) Sony ECM77
  6. MadMax

    MadMax

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    Kinda' skimpy, I know... but it's a start...

    1 - Royer SF12
    1 - Neuman TLM103
    2 - RODE NT2
    2 - Beyer M101
    1 - Beyer M130
    2 - AKG C414ULS
    1 - AKG D10
    2 - AKG D112
    4 - AKG 416
    2 - AKG C3000
    2 - AKG C1000
    1 - Audix D6
    2 - Audio Technica 4033
    1 - Audio Technica Pro35
    3 - Senheiser MD421
    1 - Senheiser e835
    4 - Shure SM58
    1 - Shure Beta57
    6 - Shure SM57
    2 - Shure 9813 Headsets
    1 - Shure Beta SM87A
    1 - Shure Beta BG 6.1
    2 - Shure Beta BG 3.1
    1 - Shure Beta BG 3.0
    1 - Shure Beta BG 2.1
    3 - EV 457
    2 - CAD NDM 11
    4 - CAD NDM 10

    On my list-o-mic's-2-git...
    RCA 44 (or AEA)
    RCA 77
    RE 20
    2 - Coles 4038
    2 - DPA 4022
    2 - QTC 40
    2 - U87
    AKG C12

    ...and there's probably 20 more too!
  7. RemyRAD

    RemyRAD

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    4 - Shure SM57
    3 - Shure Beta 58
    2 - Shure SM58
    1 - Shure SM 62
    1 - Shure SM 7b
    1 - Shure original 55 that looks like a 55 Buick grill
    4 - Shure SM 81
    1 - Shure 300 ribbon
    2 - Sennheiser MD421
    2 - Sennheiser MKE2
    1 - Sennheiser MKE modular short shotgun
    1 - Audio Technica 815a long shotgun
    4 - Sony ECM 50
    4 - Sony ECM 66
    1 - Sony shotgun
    1 - Sony ECM 99 stereo
    1 - Crown PZM
    1 - Crown lavalier PZM
    6 - Radio Shaft PZM modified
    4 - Beyer M160 ribbon
    1 - Beyer M130 ribbon
    1 - Beyer M69
    2 - AKG 414B-ULS
    1 - AKG D112
    1 - AKG 451
    2 - Neumann U67 tube
    1 - Neumann KM56 tube
    2 - Neumann U87
    2 - Neumann KM86
    2 - RCA 77DX ribbon
    1 - Electro-Voice 636 slimaire
    1 - Electro-Voice RE20
    1 - Electro-Voice RE10

    And a few others I've probably forgotten about?

    I want for nothing
    Ms. Remy Ann David
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  8. Davedog

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    This list includes mics from one of my partners' locker which are available as needed.............

    2- U87

    2- Beyer 201

    7- SM57

    3- AT4033

    2-Shure PE50

    4- SM81

    1- ATM25

    1- D12

    2- ATM61HE

    1- ATM63

    2-ADK SC-T

    2- ADK A-51 iV's (modified)

    2- ADK SC1

    1- Audix D1

    2- Audix D2

    1- Audix D4

    1- KEL HM1

    1- Octava MK319 (real russian)

    1- EV RE20

    1- SM7

    1- BG. 6.1

    1- Beyer Soundstar MK2

    1- Beyer M500

    2- Sennheiser MD421

    1- Sennheiser MD441

    2- Sennheiser MD409

    2- Low-impedance Teac mics from 1974 (very small diaphram)

    1- SP B3


    I didnt include my 'borrowable' mics which is another whole bunch from different sources....
  9. pmolsonmus

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    10 SM58s ( I direct vocal groups after all)
    3 SM57s
    2 Senn 421s
    4 Crown 30d PZMs (great for inside a piano or as flanks or ....)
    2 SP B1s (try 'em on tenor sax!)
    2 RODE NT5s
    1 Rode K2
    1 RE20
    1 Beyer 99
    1 Audix D5
    2 AKG 414 B/ULS

    Not great, but not bad for a public school! I manage to get the job done with the above. I Plan on repairing some old Shure ribbons that I have laying around and investing in some quality ribbons and small diaphram spot mics in the future.
  10. anxious

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    OK, I'm up for some late-night mic porn. More fun than fancy:

    AKG:

    C414BULS (x2)
    C414XLS
    C451B (x2)
    D190E
    419B

    Altec:

    1656G

    Audio Technica:

    AT4033 (x3)
    AT4050 (x3)
    AT813 (x2)
    AT825
    AT815
    ATR35a
    ATM25 (x3)

    Audix:

    TR40

    Behringer:

    B5 (x2)
    ECM8000 (x6)

    Beyer:

    M201

    ElectroVoice:

    Cardyne
    EV635

    Earthworks:

    TC40K (x2)

    MB:

    MBC550
    MBC648
    PMB660
    PMB680

    MXL:

    990 (x2)
    991 (x2)
    2001 (x2)

    Nady:

    RSM2
    SCM900 (x2)
    TCM1100

    Nakamichi:

    CM300

    Neumann:

    TLM103

    Royer:

    SF12
    R121 (x2)

    Sennheiser:

    MD421-II
    MD504
    ME88

    Shure:

    SM57 (x4)
    Beta58a
    SM7
    SM81 (x2)
    KSM32
    SM98
    Unidyne

    Stedman:

    N90 (x2)

    Misc. Mics.

    Fender 58 clones (2)
    GenRad Calibrated 1/2" Omnis (4)
    GenRad Calibrated 1" Omnis (3)
    Sony ECM-DS70P
    Superscope ECM-1 (x3)
    Rat Shack V1 Boundary Mic (custom electronics)
    Rat Shack V2 Boundary Mic (stock)
    Boxes of random piezos and electrets
    A few home-made dynamics
    Some I am forgetting


    Footnote:

    As the market for big studios has collapsed over the past decade, I've seen quite a few mic lockers that would make you weep. I mean shelves and shelves of the most precious vintage models just gathering hypothetical dust. Many hundreds of thousands of dollars of mics that no one has a real use for, but that the owner can't bear to part with. There must be dozens of studios around the world that had a couple of hits in the 70's or 80's, went out and bought an SSL, a bunch of M49's and C12's, gumball and pinball machines... I suppose these will eventually mostly wind up on Ebay.
  11. 2db

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    Pairs
    Gefell UMT70S
    Beyerdynamic M160
    Gefell M300 XY & ORTF
    Gefell M930 XY & ORTF
    AKG C480 B-uls omni, hyper and card
    AKG C414 B-uls
    Sennheiser 441 x3
  12. UncleBob58

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    I don't need much as I do mostly audio post editing. These mics are for ADR and recording Sound FX:

    Neumann TLM 103
    AKG 414 BUL/S
    AKG C-1000S
    EV RE-200
    EV N/D257A
    Beyer TG-X50,
    Sennheiser MKH-40
    Audio Technica ATM-41
    Audio Technica AT822
    Shure SM58

    I'll be getting the Sennhieser 416 shotgun in the near future.
  13. BobRogers

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    3 Shure SM58
    2 Shure SM57
    2 Shure Beta87a
    1 AKG 414B-ULS
    1 AKG D112
    2 RODE NT5
    1 Rode K2

    It's a start
  14. blaumph2cool

    blaumph2cool

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    (1) Shure - SM57
    (1) Shure - SM58
    (1) Shure - Beta87A
    (2) MXL990
    (1) MXL991
    (1) Chapman LDC
    (1) KEL- HM1

    I think my ears are ready for a new mic, yes?
  15. stickers

    stickers

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    i know theres more than 13 people who are registered for these forums with mics. bump
  16. moonbaby

    moonbaby Moderator

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    I think there was a reason that it stopped at ....13. Maybe no one wants to carry it past that particular #. Maybe it's just that the others looked at these and felt embarassed that "all" they had was some silly DPA's... :roll:
  17. jetsailsound

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    hmmm...

    1-(1) Neuman U-47
    2 (1) U-49
    3 (2) U-67
    4 (2) KM 84
    5 (2) U87
    6 (2) Match pair TLM 105
    7 Neumann freak.... :roll:
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  18. Cosme

    Cosme

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    Cosme

    1 AT4050
    5 Shure SM57
    3 Senhheiser e604
    2 Senhheiser e609
    2 RODE NT1A
    2 Samson CO2
    1 Marshall Electronics MXL603
    1 Shure Beta 52
    2 Electro Voice RE27
  19. stickers

    stickers

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    17 registered users..nice :shock:
  20. Scoobie

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    One mic bought from Radio Shack..............
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