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Microphone Insert Cartridge DM-2

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About this product


Product overview

• Ideal replacement for damaged dynamic microphones
• Uni-directional cartridge that primarily picks up sound from one direction
• Solder points included so that you can solder it to your microphone

What is this insert used for?
In order to fix your microphone, you may need to replace the cartridge/insert within the microphone. Solder points are included on the cartridge so that you can solder it into your microphone. Being uni-directional, the cartridge primarily picks up sound from one direction – which makes it perfect for use within handheld microphones.


Specifications table
Directional Uni-directional
Sensitivity -76dB ± 3dB
Impedance 600 ohms
Frequency response 100 to 10,000 Hz
Diameter 29.0 mm
Length 23.1 mm
Weight 20 g

Microphone Insert Cartridge DM-2 Code: QN38R What does the "sensitivity -76dB" mean. Is that the noise floor of 94-76 = 18 dBu SPL A-weighted, or the output at 0SPL, or what?

Asked by: markj
This service is for frequently asked questions and does not allow two way communication, In order for us to best assist you with your technical issue please contact us on the details below: 0333 400 9500 or email
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-01-21

Hi. can this unit be wired via existing on/off switch, and then direct to 1/4 jack ( Std. guitar type lead), or does it require more components within the mic body ? ie transformer? I presently have a bare bones mic body, with switch fitted. Thank you.

Asked by: Gazbo
Yes the product does support this.
Answered by: DaveB
Date published: 2016-06-10
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