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Audio-Technica ATM73a Cardioid Condenser Headworn Microphone

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Original price $209.00 - Original price $209.00
Original price $209.00
$209.00 - $209.00
Current price $209.00
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If You Can Pull Off Singing And Drumming At The Same Time, Get The Microphone That Can Keep Up With You - The Audio-Technica ATM73a Headworn Microphone

Ideal for drummers, keyboard players or anyone requiring hands-free operation, the Audio-Technica ATM73a features a comfortable, unobtrusive headband design with side-of-mouth pickup. Its belt-mounted power module operates on battery or phantom power.


  • Ideal for drummers, keyboard players or anyone requiring hands-free operation
  • Comfortable, unobtrusive headband design with side-of-mouth pickup 
  • Belt-mounted power module operates on battery or phantom power
  • Cardioid polar pattern improves isolation of desired sound source
  • Also available as ATM73cW – less power module; 55" (1.4 m) cable terminated with locking 4-pin connector for A-T UniPak® wireless systems

  • Element Fixed-Charge Back Plate, Permanently Polarized Condenser
  • Polar Pattern Cardioid
  • Frequency Response 40-15,000 Hz
  • Low Frequency Roll-Off 80 Hz, 18 Db/Octave
  • Open Circuit Sensitivity Phantom: -55 Db (1.7 Mv) Re 1V At 1 Pa 
  • Battery: –56 Db (1.5 Mv) Re 1V At 1 Pa
  • Impedance Phantom: 200 Ohms 
  • Battery: 270 Ohms
  • Maximum Input Sound Level Phantom: 146 Db Spl, 1 Khz At 1% T.H.D. 
  • Battery: 132 Db Spl, 1 Khz At 1% T.H.D.
  • Dynamic Range (Typical) Phantom: 111 Db, 1 Khz At Max Spl 
  • Battery: 97 Db, 1 Khz At Max Spl
  • Signal-To-Noise Ratio 59 Db, 1 Khz At 1 Pa
  • Phantom Power Requirements 11-52V Dc, 2 Ma Typical
  • Battery Type 1.5V Aa/Um3
  • Battery Current / Life 0.4 Ma / 1200 Hours Typical (Alkaline)
  • Switch Off, On-Flat, On-Roll-Off
  • Weight (Microphone) 1.1 Oz (31 G)
  • Weight (Power Module) 4.9 Oz (139 G)
  • Dimensions (Microphone) 0.39" (10.0 Mm) Diameter
  • Dimensions (Power Module) 3.31" (84.0 Mm) H X 
  • 2.48" (63.0 Mm) W X 
  • 0.87" (22.0 Mm) D
  • Dimensions (Headset) 6.49" (165.0 Mm) Nominal At Widest Point, 
  • 2.64" (67.0 Mm) Flexible Boom
  • Output Connector (Power Module) Integral 3-Pin Xlrm-Type
  • Cable 4.6' (1.4 M) Long (Permanently Attached To Microphone), 0.10" (2.6 Mm) Diameter, 2-Conductor Shielded Cable With Ta3f-Type Connector
  • Accessories Furnished At8531 Power Module; At8128 Windscreen; At8125 Windscreen; Battery
  • Audio-Technica Case Style M5

Manufacturer: Audio-Technica
Model: ATM73A
SKU: I052517-N-0-WHXX
UPC: 4961310088347

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