ribbon microphone

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ribbon microphone

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(Electronics) a type of microphone in which the conductor is a thin ribbon of aluminium alloy moving perpendicularly in a magnetic field. It is strongly directional and can be used to reduce unwanted side noise
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"Our mic preamps simply have to be heard to be believed, whether mic'ing drums, birds, or dialog, using condenser, dynamic, or ribbon mics, the finest textures of the audio are preserved.