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Sennheiser MKH 8060 Compact Shotgun Microphone

Super Cardioid Compact Shotgun Microphone
Part No: MKH8060

Compact shotgun microphone. Provides great sound to feature films, documentaries, outdoor shoots or studio productions. Absolute natural sound and outstanding off-axis linearity. Ideal for camera mounting.

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Product Description


Whether it's a feature film, a documentary, an outdoor shoot or a studio production, the MKH 8060 will provide high quality sound to match your great pictures. Handily compact it shows its strengths as a professional shotgun microphone: The MKH 8060 delivers an absolute natural sound and outstanding off-axis linearity, attenuating sound coming from the side without coloration. Like all mics of the 8000-family it can be easily combined with the MZD 8000 digital module, turning it into a 
full-fledged digital microphone.


  • Super-cardioid/lobar pick-up pattern
  • Very natural sound
  • Undistorted off-axis sound
  • Exceptionally low inherent self-noise
  • Extremely low distortion
  • Transformerless and fully floating balanced output
  • High output signal
  • Rugged metal housing
  • Non-reflective Nextel coating
  • Extremely weather-proof due to RF circuit
  • Ideal for camera mounting due to compact design
  • Becomes a digital mic when combined with the MZD 8000 digital module
  • Timbrally identical with the other 8000-series microphones for optimum aural compatibility


Additional Information


Dimensions: diameter 19 mm, lenght 175 mm (145 mm excluding XLR module)

Transducer principle (Microphone): RF condenser microphone

Frequency response: 50 - 25000 Hz

Weight: 112 g (80 g excluding XLR module)

Audio output: XLR-3M balanced, transformerless, floating

Pick-up pattern: super-cardioid/lobar

Sensitivity in free field, no load (1kHz): -24 dBV/Pa (63mV/Pa)

Nominal impedance: 25 Ohm

Min. terminating impedance: 2000 Ohm

Phantom powering: 48 V +/- 4 V

Equivalent noise level: 11 dB

Equivalent noise level weighted as per CCIR 468-3: 23 dB

Maximum sound pressure level (passiv): 129 dB SPL

Current consumption: 3,3 mA

What's in the box

  • Shotgun microphone MKH 8060
  • Microphone clip
  • Foamwindshield
  • Threaded transport tube
  • User manual