MILAB VM40 RARE VINTAGE SWEDISH OMNIDIRECTIONAL CONDENSER MICROPHONE
good condition, works perfectly
Requires phantom power for use
No case, clip or manual
Milab, is a Swedish company that has been making high end microphones. for over 75 years. The VM-40 is a compact omnidirectional condenser microphone.
Ruggedly constructed in a small physical size, the VM Series features a unique four-position ring switch to permit selection of either full-range frequency response or gentle roll-off from 1 kHz with 12 dB down at 50 Hz. A 10-dB pad is also incorporated for both full range and roll-off positions.
For all high-quality professional uses, and particularly impressive on acoustic instruments, overhead percussion, cymbals, snare and brass. Recommended position of use is from about three inches to several feet from source depending on sound pressure levels and desired degree of natural ambience pickup. May be used effectively as a podium/lectern microphone for public address.
Circular single membrane full condenser capsule
Single FET preamplifier
Four-position ring switch built around two reed switches
for full range or high-pass response with 10-dB pad
Precision-machined solid case
Three-pin XLR male connector at the base
Polar pattern omnidirectional
Frequency Response 30Hz - 20kHz
Output Sensitivity 8mV/Pa
Max SPL 155dB for 1%THD
Output Impedance 200Ω
Powering Phantom 48V
Max Diameter/Width 19mm