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Old 04-16-2017, 08:13 AM
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Hello everyone. I am helping a friend who wants to use a boom mic for indoor interviews.
The budget is only $500. I have seen good reviews for the Audix SXC1 HC and Audio-Technica AT4053b as well as the AKG Blueline with CK93 hypercardioid capsule.

This will be used on a stationary stand in a variety of room environments. Looking primarily for HC pattern with strong output.

Any suggestions?

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Old 04-16-2017, 09:02 AM
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Old 04-17-2017, 08:55 AM
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Good Value. This was my first boom mic. It's still in the audio kit as a back-up(Sanken CS-3e is primary, but 3x OP's friend's budget) and I know guys still using them as their primary.
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Thank you Cyndy, Scott and R&G!
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go with the audix excellent bang for the buck and great for the environment you will be using it in.
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I've got three excellent Sennheiser shotguns for sale that I don't need anymore.
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