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AKG C518 ML Professional Clip On Condenser Microphone with Mini XLR

AKG C518 ML Professional Clip On Condenser Microphone with Mini XLR



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A Professional standard, miniature clamp-on condenser microphone, perfect for both studio and live applications.

Never Miss A Beat

Designed primarily for use with percussion and brass instruments, this versatile and compact condenser microphone delivers clarity and convenience without compromise. With a wide range of ease-of-use features, you won't believe the huge benefits that such a small microphone can have.

AKG C518 ML Professional Clip-On Condenser Microphone with Mini XLR Features:

  • Ideal For Percussion and Brass
  • Cardioid Polar Pattern
  • Full-Metal Housing with Shock Mount
  • Integrated Mounting Clamp
  • Included Gooseneck Holder
  • Detachable Microphone Cable
  • Mini XLR Cable plus Adapter Plate

Corner-Cutting Convenience

Fitted with an integrated mounting clamp, the C518ML is equipped to a fit a wide variety of instruments from drum rims, to xylophone racks to saxophone bells.

With the installed Gooseneck holder, you'll its flexibility allows you to point the mic at almost any angle of attack, holding it firmly in position - no matter how hard you beat that floor tom!

With a detachable microphone cable, you'll find it really easy to install and service your C518 ML, allowing for a quick set-up if you're in a hurry.

Built To Go The Distance

Made using a full-metal housing, you'll find the robust exterior to be highly beneficial when using in close proximity to a drum kit.

Complete with a built-in shock mount, the vital microphone capsule and components are completely protected from your hard-hitting beats - this microphone can take a knock or two.

As well as including a mini XLR cable, the C518 ML includes plus a unique A400 adapter plate to easily mount the C518 ML onto a variety of AKG body-pack transmitters for some extra sonic-versatility between your products (compatible with PT40/45/450/470).


Thanks to the cardioid polar pattern, you'll receive a focused and direct sound from your source, with minimal spill and maximum rejection of unwanted feedback and noise.

AKG C518 ML Professional Clip-On Condenser Microphone with Mini XLR Specification:


  • Audio frequency bandwidth: 60 - 20000 Hz
  • Equivalent noise level: 31 dB-A
  • Sensitivity: 5 mV/Pa
  • Signal to Noise: 63 dB-A
  • Electrical impedance: 200 Ohms
  • Recommended load impedance: 2000 Ohms
  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid


  • Width: 47 mm
  • Height: 200 mm
  • Net Weight: 220 g


  • Body: metal
  • Finish: matte black

Audio Output

  • Type: Mini XLR
  • Gender: Female
  • Contacts: 3-pin

Powering Interface

  • Voltage: 9 to 52 V
  • Current: 2 mA


  • Project Studio: Yes
  • Live Instrument: Yes


  • Drums / Percussion: Yes
More Information
Manufacturer AKG
SKU 119410
Shipping Weight (kg) 3.000000
Warranty 2 years


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