STC 4033A Microphone

maker:
Standard Telephones and Cables PLC
STC 4033A Microphone

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STC 4033A Microphone
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STC 4033A Microphone including boom mount. Serial No. 935.

A combined moving coil (omni) microphone in the same case as a ribbon (figure of 8). A switch on the back allowed selection of either or both together which gave a cardioid pickup. This has a boom mount to allow its use on a Mole microphone boom for TV studio use. This type was used at Alexandra Palace.

Details

Category:
Television
Collection:
BBC Heritage Collection
Object Number:
2012-5118/441
Materials:
electronic components, metal (unknown) and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall: 200 mm x 350 mm x 250 mm, 7 kg
type:
microphone
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • audio equipment