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akg c 411

Discussion in 'Amps, Mics & Pickups [DB]' started by basster, Aug 14, 2003.

  1. basster


    Aug 14, 2003
    hi folks,
    anyone ever tried the akg c411 contact mic with the upright bass?
    thanx for answering!!
  2. mje


    Aug 1, 2002
    Southeast Michigan
    I looked up the 411 data sheet, and it appears the -6dB point is 10Hz, so it certainly looks as if it has the frequency response you'd need. Might work well attached to the bridge. But it's a bit expensive to experiment with. AKG recommends it for guitar, banjo, bowed instruments and zither.