Sennheiser MKH 416-P48U3 Short Gun Microphone

Sennheiser Updated: 2009-01-09 RSS
Sennheiser MKH 416-P48U3 Short Gun Microphone

The MKH 416 is a short gun interference tube microphone. Its excellent directivity and compact design, high consonant articulation and feedback rejection make the MKH 416 a superb all-round microphone for film, radio and television, especially for outside broadcast applications.


* Increased directivity due to interference tube principle
* Very low inherent self-noise
* High sensitivity
* Transformerless and fully floating balanced output
* Rugged, suitable for adverse climatic conditions
* Matt black all-metal body

Delivery Includes

* 1 MKH 416 P 48 U 3
* 1 MZW 415 windshield
* 1 MZQ 100 microphone clamp

Technical Data

Pick-up pattern: super-cardioid/lobar
Frequency response (microphone): 40.....20000 Hz
Sensitivity in free field, no load (1kHz): 25 mV/Pa +- 1 dB
Nominal impedance: 25 Ohm
Min. terminating impedance: 800 Ohm
Equivalent noise level: 13 dB
Equivalent noise level weighted as per CCIR 468-3: 24 dB
Maximum sound pressure level (passiv): 130 dB Phantom
Voltage: 48 +- 4 V Phantom
Current consumption: 2 mA
Dimensions: d 19 x 250 mm