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ND68

Dynamic Supercardioid Bass Drum Microphone

  • Excellent acoustic isolation
    With deep lows and top-end punctuation
  • Large-diaphragm dynamic capsule
    Creates a rich and detailed frequency response
  • Extremely high SPL handling capability
    Manages close miking of high SPL transients and RMS wave fronts up to 144 dB SPL
  • Humbucking coil guards against line hum
    Use with confidence near speaker cabinets and EMF-generating equipment racks
  • Memraflex grille resists denting
    Durable tight-mesh grilles withstand extraordinarily rough treatment

The ND68 is a robust, high-performance, large-diaphragm dynamic supercardioid kick drum and low-frequency instrument microphone. Its supercardioid polar pattern provides excellent acoustic isolation from nearby instruments, and its voicing characteristics deliver a deep low end, relaxed midrange, as well as high-frequency content for aggressive top-end punctuation.

Specifications

Audio Frequency Response 20 – 11,000
Case Material Die cast zinc
Connector Type 3-pin XLR

Diameter (Max) 2.4" (60.8mm)
Element Dynamic
Family ND Series
Finish Black polyurethane paint
Height 5.6" (143mm)
Impedance, Low-Z balanced 150Ω
Maximum SPL > 140dB
Mic Type Instrument
Open Circuit Voltage 0.8mV/Pascal
Polar Pattern Supercardioid
Power Requirement Passive
Shipping Weight 24.8oz (703g)
Weight Net 13.2oz (374g)
Wired/Wireless Wired

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Support

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Microphone Catalog EN 5.69MB Jul 7, 2016
ND Series Microphones Brochure EN 10.24MB Sep 22, 2017
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Environmental Compliance Document 148KB Oct 3, 2017
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ND68 Engineering Data Sheet EN 574KB Mar 17, 2016
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Service Policies for the Americas EN 232KB Apr 25, 2013
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