Common name: Astatic 860
Production Status: Discontinued / Vintage
The 860 is an omnidirectional dynamic microphone ideal for sports events, close-talking, on-the scene broadcasting and outdoor enternainment. The 860 is a high impedance microphone that can be easily rewired for low impedance operation with a simple solderless operation. The chrome-plated steel brass ball head with acoustic filters, foam filter and magnetic screen protecs the DuPont Mylar® diaphragm from dust and magnetic particles. The 860 has a permanently attached 18 ft. cable and the Easy-On swivel adapter for quickly change the microphone from stand mount to hand held.