Mojave MA-300SN


Mojave MA-300SN

A Versatile Multi-Pattern Large Diaphragm Tube Condenser Microphone. Built upon the acclaimed MA-200, the MA-300SN elevates the standard with its variable pickup pattern selector, 15dB pad, and switchable bass roll-off, making it a versatile tool for any recording environment.

Key Features

  • Continuously Variable Polar Pattern: Remotely controlled for precise tuning between omni, cardioid, and figure-eight.
  • Exceptional Sound Quality: Hand-selected 3-micron double diaphragm capsule and premium Jensen audio transformer ensure superior audio fidelity.
  • Military-Grade Vacuum Tube: Features a JAN 5840 tube for warm, rich recordings.
  • Switchable Pad and Bass Roll-off: Provides adaptability for capturing a wide range of dynamics and frequencies.
  • Flexible Power Options: Internal switchable power supply voltage for worldwide use.

Recommended Applications

  • Vocals, Voice Over and Broadcast
  • Acoustic Instruments, Piano
  • Drum Overheads, Drum Rooms
  • Orchestral and Choral Recording
  • Transducer Type: Externally polarized, pressure gradient capacitor – double diaphragm.
  • Diaphragm: 1-inch diameter, gold sputtered, 3 microns thickness.
  • Polar Response: Continuously variable from omnidirectional to figure-eight.
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20 kHz, +/-3 dB at “flat” setting of bass cut switch. Bass cut switch provides 6 dB/octave attenuation below 100 Hz.
  • Sensitivity: -37 dB re 1V/pa.
  • Maximum SPL: 120 dB (pad off), 135 dB (pad on).
  • Distortion: <1% @ 117 dB SPL, <3% @ 125 dB SPL (pad off); <1% @ 132 dB SPL, <3% @ 140 dB SPL (pad on).
  • Self Noise: 14 dB nominal, not to exceed 16 dB (A weighted).
  • Pad: 15 dB.
  • Bass Cut: 6 dB per octave below 100 hertz.
  • Dimensions and Weight:
    • Carrying case with microphone, power supply, shock mount and cables: 13 lbs.
    • Microphone: 7 5/8″ X 2″, 1 lb.