- Highly sensitive 1.8 micron ribbon element
- Supplied ribbon-securing travel screw
- Internal Shock Mounting System
- Custom designed and manufactured transformer
- Bi-Directional Polar Pattern
- Free ribbon replacement during warranty period
- Heavy-duty matte black finish
- 12 Months Warranty plus extra 10 years when registered on RODE website
With an intricate design and unique performance, the NTR Active Ribbon Microphone is perhaps the world’s thinnest ribbon microphone. It consists of a highly sensitive 1.8 micron ribbon element with a custom designed and manufactured transformer. It also features a bi-directional polar pattern and internal shock mounting system that reduces unwanted handling and stage noise. It is made with a heavy-duty matte black finish and comes with free ribbon replacement during warranty period.
Product Features in Detail
One of the thinnest ribbons in existence
Measuring only 1.8 microns, the NTR ribbon was designed to provide the highest level of sensitivity across the useable frequency response range.
Laser etched element
Most ribbon microphone manufacturers manually cut the element, resulting in microscopic frays along the edges that decay over time. RØDE uses a proprietary laser technique to cut the NTR ribbon, giving a far more precise cut with smooth edges, increasing its longevity.
Internal shock mounting
The NTR’s integrated shock mounting is so effective an external shock mount is not required.
This secures the sensitive ribbon element and shock mount in place when not in use.
Chemically etched all-metal mesh
Extremely rigid while exhibiting super-low density, this results in greater acoustic transparency.
Solid surfaces in the capsule rejection zone
The solid frame around the ribbon capsule is positioned entirely within the rejection zone of the capsule’s bidirectional polar pattern.
The ribbon is mounted distinctly separate to the microphone body, allowing the greatest possible acoustic transparency around the ribbon element and minimising any resonance.
Married to RØDE’s ribbon element is a high output, ultra-low noise, low-impedance transformer. This ensures maximum fidelity between the NTR’s ribbon motor and electronics.
World-class active electronics
In combination with the transformer this allows the NTR to be used with a wide range of preamps without the additional gain requirements of many other ribbon offerings.
Included in the Box
RODE NTR Active Ribbon Microphone
RM2 Ring-Mount Microphone Stand
Microphone Dust Cover
12 months Warranty plus extra 10 years when registered on RODE website
This RODE NTR Active Ribbon Microphone comes with 12 months Warranty plus extra 10 years when registered on RODE website.
Our products are sourced from authorised Australian suppliers and therefore come with genuine Australian warranty.
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Acoustic Principle Velocity Transducer Active Electronics Step-up Transformer and signal balanced preamp stage Polar Pattern Figure 8 - picks up from the front and rear and rejects sides Address Type Side Frequency Range 20Hz - 20kHz Output Impedance 200Ω Maximum SPL 130dB SPL (@ 1kHz, 1% THD into 1KΩ load) Sensitivity -30.5dB re 1 Volt/Pascal (30.00mV @ 94 dB SPL) +/- 2 dB @ 1kHz Equivalent Noise Level (A-weighted) 15dB-A Power Options +48V phantom power Weight 1047gm Dimensions 216mmH x 65mmW x 65mmD Output XLR Output