Neumann TLM 103 Studio Set Condenser Mic In Nickel Finish with Shock Mount

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  • Large-diaphragm capsule with cardioid pickup pattern
  • Pressure gradient transducer
  • Transformerless circuitry
  • Low noise
  • Straightforward handling for home recording and professional studios
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Product Description

The nickel TLM 103 Large-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone from Neumann is a cardioid, directional microphone that features low self-noise and high sound pressure level transmission. The capsule, derived from that used in the Neumann U 87, has a cardioid pattern, is acoustically well-balanced, and provides great attenuation of signals from the rear.

 

The TLM 103 is equipped with a large-diaphragm capsule with a cardioid pattern. By focusing on this pattern, the attenuation of unwanted rear sound has been optimized. Off-axis sounds are rendered naturally while isolation is increased. This also leads to a high feedback suppression when the microphone is used in live situations or where loudspeaker playback is a factor.

 

The TLM 103 is addressed from the front. The K 103 large diaphragm capsule is based on the K 87, and has a flat frequency response up to about 5 kHz, and above that, a wide flat 4 dB presence boost.

 

The large, wire mesh head-grille protects the capsule from plosive sounds and effectively prevents pop noises. These characteristics are achieved without resorting to corrective resonance effects. The microphone maintains a great impulse response and reproduces details of music and speech without coloration.

 

With just 7 dB-A and 17.5 dB CCIR, the self-noise level of the TLM 103 is so reduced that even the smallest signals are reproduced almost noise-free. It is capable of handling sound pressure levels up to 138 dB without distortion.

 

With TLM technology, the usual output transformer is replaced by an electronic circuit. As with traditional transformers, it ensures good common mode rejection, and prevents RF interference that may influence the balanced audio signal.

 

The entire internal construction is elastically mounted to attenuate any structure-born noise that could interfere with the TLM 103’s operation. The capsule is set on an elastic mount and the frequency range reaches below 20 Hz, allowing even very low bass signals to be reproduced without coloration. Due to this low-frequency extension, the TLM 103 is more sensitive to structure borne interference and wind noise.

What’s in the Box

  • Neumann TLM 103 Large-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone (Nickel)
  • SG 2 Stand Mount
  • Wooden Box
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty

Specifications

Analog Performance
Operating Principle Pressure Gradient
Transducer Condenser
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Frequency Range 20 Hz to 20 kHz
Signal to Noise Ratio 76 dB CCIR 87 dB A-Weighted
Equivalent Noise Level 7 dB A-Weighted
Maximum SPL 138 dB SPL
THD 0.5%
Impedance 50 Ohms
Load Impedance 1000 Ohms
Sensitivity 23 mV/Pa at 1 kHz into 1 kOhms
General
Output Connectors 1 x 3-Pin XLR
Operating Current Consumption 3 µA
Operating Voltage 48 V ± 4 V

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