521 ZDT 500 Series Preamp
SHIPPING SPRING 2013
Based on the ZDT Preamp technology designed by David Blackmer, the 521 ZDT brings the exacting standards of the Zero Distortion Technology preamplifiers to the convenient 500 series format, providing a “wire with gain” option to the 500 series rack. The solid state ZDT 521 features switchable phantom power, polarity invert, and peak amplitude clip detection, just as in the original 1021 single channel ZDT Preamp. The transformerless output stage of 521 ZDT will easily drive long cable runs without loss of quality, making it ideal for remote recordings. Transparent gain is switchable from 5dB to 60dB in 5dB steps.
WL40V Wireless Vocal Microphone Capsule
Designed to maintain the same signature sound as its wired counterpart (SR40V), the WL40V delivers a detailed and realistic vocal sound that requires little to no EQ. The WL40V’s “textbook perfect” hypercardioid polar pattern and extended flat frequency response translate to a natural on- and off-axis performance coupled with benchmark levels of clarity and detail. Interchangeable with any screw-on-type handheld transmitters that receive a 31.3 mm / pitch 1.0 mm threading, such as those from Lectrosonics, Shure and Sony.
IM3 & IM6 Installation Gooseneck Microphones
Earthworks introduces two microphones from the new Installation Series, the IM3 and IM6, designed for permanent installation. The primary applications for the IM3 and IM6 include ceiling mounted teleconferencing, distance learning, surveillance, boardrooms, government facilities, and ambient room miking. The IM3 and IM6 both feature a 30Hz to 30kHz flat frequency response and patented polar technology, allowing orators to maintain the same high intelligibility throughout the room without a reduction in sound level or a loss of high frequencies. The Installation Series microphones come standard with a cardioid polar pattern, 4.495 inch body, and white finish on exposed sections. The IM3 has a 3 inch gooseneck and the IM6 has a 6 inch gooseneck.
FMR600 Rigid Center FlexMic
The FMR600 Dual Flex Gooseneck Microphone is the newest addition to the FlexMic Series. The 23 inch FlexMic features a dual flex design where the top and lower sections of the microphone are easily positioned, while the rigid center keeps the microphone stable. offer superb sound quality with high intelligibility and incredible gain before feedback. Our patented polar technology allows an orator to move as much as 90 degrees off-axis and still maintain the same pristine sound quality.