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CLARION FC-357

Large-Diaphragm Studio Vocal Microphone

MSRP: $1299

The Clarion FC-357 blends classic and modern FET sound. It features a uniquely tuned frequency response that produces the smooth natural character found in classic FET condenser microphones with a touch of smooth modern airiness.

CLARION FC-357 AT A GLANCE
  • Classic FET sound with a modern touch

  • Smooth top-end great for many sources

  • +10dB feature great for added presence

  • -10dB pad switch to tame loud sources

  • Cardioid, Omni and Figure-8 polar patterns

  • Excellent for amateurs and professionals

QUALITY INTERNAL COMPONENTS

The FC-357 Clarion features our custom designed 35mm dual diaphragm capsule that accurately captures your source. The electronics include a low-noise FET and custom-wound output transformer that work together to provide you with an authentic and classic sound with a modern touch.

UNIQUE 3-WAY GAIN SWITCH

The FC-357 Clarion has the features you need to achieve the sound you want. The unique three-position attenuation and gain switch offers you powerful recording options with no adverse distortion. The +10dB gain switch, which boosts the microphone’s output, makes it less dependent on preamps to achieve excellent sound.

FEATURES AND SPECIFICATIONS
  • Large 35mm dual-diaphragm capsule

  • Cardioid, Omni & Figure-8 polar pattern switch

  • Multi-voicing® technology (3 distinct timbres)

  • +10dB gain

  • -10dB pad

  • Made in USA Low noise FET

  • High-resolution capacitors

  • Custom wound output transformer

  • Circuit: Solid-State low-noise FET

  • Type: Pressure gradient condenser

  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid, Omnidirectional & Figure-8

  • Freq. Response: 25Hz-20KHz

  • Dynamic Range: 120dB minimum

  • Impedance: <200 ohms

  • Max. SPL: 0.5%THD@1000Hz: 130dB​

  • Self-noise level: < 12dB(A)

  • Sensitivity:16mV/Pa OR -36±2dB 0dB=1V/Pa 1KHz

  • Special Features: -10 dB pad & +10dB gain

  • Power: Requires 48v Phantom power

specifications subject to change without notice.

INCLUDED ACCESSORIES
Shock mount
Wood box
POLAR PATTERNS & FREQUENCY RESPONSE
WARRANTY

This microphone comes with a 3 year limited warranty from date of sale from authorized dealer/distributor. Items limited to 90-days coverage include shock mounts, shock mount bands, cases, boxes, cables, microphone bags, and vacuum tubes.

Specifications and descriptions subject to change without notice.

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