The Turner Models 57/57A
omni-directional dynamic microphones
An excellent microphone for any broadcast work, P.A. speech or music, indoor or outdoor, panel discussions, courtrooms, very good for high-fidelity recording. Black satin finish minimizes glare. Rugged. Is not sensitive to wind or shock, heat or humidity. Top performance at moderate cost. Non-directional pickup pattern.
Adjustable swivel permits 60-degree swing. Model 57 has combination impedance of Hi or 150 ohms selected at the terminal end of the cable. Model 57A is combination 50 or 200 ohms selected the same way. Switch models are available as S-57 and S-57A (slide, line-shorting switch).
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All technical text on this page is taken from an undated Turner catalog. Best guess is 1950-1960.
Price shown strictly for historical significance.
Microphones on these pages are not for sale.