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N/D868

Dynamic cardioid kick drum microphone

  • Designed specifically for kick drum 
  • A go-to mic for live or studio environments
  • Optimized sensitivity for the high sound pressure levels found in bass drum miking
  • Excellent on bass guitar, floor toms and electric guitar cabinets
  • Extended low-frequency response
  • Frequency response tailored for instant kick drum sound

The N/D868 is truly a top performer in any application, thanks to its ability to handle incredibly high sound pressure levels without distortion. With a frequency response specifically designed for the perfect kick drum sound, the N/D868 has been applauded by drummers and engineers the world over.

Specifications

Weight Net 10.41oz (295g)
Height 5.24" (133mm)
Connector Type 3-pin XLR

Polar Pattern Cardioid
Wired/Wireless Wired
Mic Type Instrument
Diameter (Max) 2.36" (60mm)
Element Dynamic
Impedance, Low-Z balanced 150Ω
Open Circuit Voltage 1mV/Pascal
Case Material Metal
Finish Non-reflecting Black
Power Requirement Passive
Audio Frequency Response 20 - 10,000 Hz

Downloads

Name Language Size Date
ProSound Loudspeakers and Electronics Catalog EN 15.43MB Apr 2, 2019
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Environmental Compliance Document 148KB Oct 3, 2017
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N/D868 Engineering Data Sheet EN 351KB Dec 26, 2007
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N/D868 User Manual EN 184KB Dec 26, 2007

ND868-trans

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Service Policies for the Americas EN 274KB Mar 26, 2019
EMEA BT Service Policies EN 492KB Mar 26, 2019
General Terms & Conditions of Deliver for Export Business EN 57KB Nov 26, 2014
Service Policies for Asia/Pacific Rim EN 2.62MB Sep 4, 2018
Service Policies for China EN 229KB Apr 25, 2013
Allgemeine Lieferbedingungen DE 184KB Nov 30, 2016
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Audio 101 - Basic Audio Terminology EN 2.74MB Dec 13, 2012
Audio 101 - Loudspeaker Basics EN 3.02MB Dec 13, 2012
Audio 101 - Microphone Basics EN 4.25MB Dec 13, 2012
PA Bible 03: Microphone Types EN 462KB Dec 26, 2007
PA Bible 08: Microphone Techniques EN 604KB Dec 26, 2007
PA Bible 15: Barrier Miking EN 254KB Dec 26, 2007
The EV PA Bible EN 1.14MB Dec 26, 2007
The PA Bible Chapter Zero EN 1.14MB Jun 11, 2018
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