sE Electronics SE-8CARD-CAP Microphone Capsule

Handcrafted and individually tuned by sE Electronics, the SE-8CARD-CAP small-diaphragm mic capsule lends a precise, uncolored sound to the sE8 condenser.

The sE Electronics SE-8CARD-CAP microphone capsule implements a sophisticated backplate design that provides a perfectly balanced sound, so it's never harsh or aggressive -- perfect for sources like high-hats and drum overheads.


- Gold-sputtered diaphragms ensure maximum reliability
- Every capsule is handcrafted and individually tuned in the sE Electronics factory
- Ultra-precision electrode design optimized for superb linearity and natural sonics
- Ultra-thin 3 micron gold-sputtered diaphragm for superior transients
- Backplate design provides smooth, natural sound & truly consistent off-axis response
- Sophisticated acoustic design with precision components
- Avoids coloration in demanding applications

-Capsule Type: Hand-Crafted Small-Diaphragm True Condenser
-Polar Pattern: Omnidirectional
-Frequency range: 20 Hz - 20 kHz
-Sensitivity: 20 mV/Pa (-34 dBV)
-Max SPL: 141 / 151 / 161 dBSPL (0/10/20 dB Attenuation pad)
-Equivalent noise level: 15 dB(A)
-Dynamic range: 126 / 136 / 146 dB (0/10/20 dB Attenuation pad)
-Signal to Noise Ratio: 79 dB
-Low-cut filter: 80 / 160 Hz, 6 dB/Oct, switchable
-Attenuation Pad: 10 / 20dB, switchable
-Powering: 48 Volts according to IEC 61938
-Electrical Impedance: 110 Ohms
-Recommended load impedance: >1k Ohms
-Current consumption: 2.7 mA
-Connectivity: 3-pin male XLR connector
-Diameter: 23 mm (0.91 in.),
-Length (capsule only): 21.5 mm (0.85 in.)
-Length (including sE8 preamp): 120 mm (4.72 in.)
-Weight (capsule only): 26 g (0.92 oz)
-Weight (including sE8 preamp): 141 g (4.97 oz)
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Shipping Weight: 0.25 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 5 x 3 x 3 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): SE8-CARD-CAP-PAIR-U

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 512-847-5696


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